Film Making – EDITING for Beginners Part 2of3 (iMovie Illustration)

Here’s an illustration of how to make a simple movie using Apple iMovie.

In this 3 part video series we discuss some basics/tips/tricks/concepts of video editing esp for Beginners. Part 1 of the 3 part series discusses the Hows and Whys of video editing and some simple concepts and theory. Part 2 illustrates a simple video editing project using Apple iMovie. Part 3 illustrates a simple editing project using Windows Movie Maker.

There’s another video that we shared some time back where we discuss the Basics of Film Making (Planning, Shooting and esp shooting with digicams and phone cameras).

Hope this helps folks across the globe 🙂 Best wishes!

Film Making – EDITING for Beginners Part 1of3 (Basics)

For FILM ENTHUSIASTS ..and their well-wishers 🙂

Like a PAINTER has a CANVAS to express on.. a FILM MAKER’s canvas is TIME ..which he/she fills up with elements that we can SEE and HEAR and FEEL within ..arranged in the FLOW of a story. EDITING is a key element to make it happen!

I’m working on a 3 part video series discussing some basics/tips/tricks/concepts of VIDEO EDITING esp for BEGINNERS who work on home-computers! Here’s Part 1 of the series that discusses the HOWs and WHYs of editing and some simple concepts and theory. Coming Soon are Part 2 and 3 that illustrate simple editing projects using Apple iMovie and Windows Movie Maker.

Hope this helps someone take his/her first step in this creative domain 🙂 Best wishes!

Film Making for Beginners – Shooting with Phone Cameras and Digicams

Just compiled together some of my film-making experiences with an intention to assist the very beginners take their first steps into this domain. This video discusses the planning and shooting aspects of movies being made with phone-cameras, digicams and handycams and I plan to compile another video soon that talks about video-editing basics for beginners as well as editing on home-computers with simple software. As you proceed watching this video you’ll come across the following sections:

  • INTRODUCTION
  • THE FILM MAKER (Being Comfortable): Knowing the Subject and Machines and apt Postures and Movements
  • CAMERA WORK – Basics, Framing, Camera Movements, Handheld vs Tripod, Monopod, Auto and Manual modes
  • SOUND
  • Final closing message

Hope this helps folks across the globe 🙂 Best wishes!