Complete Filmmaker Guide: Become An Incredible Video Creator

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This course is designed for those interested to learn the basics of filmmaking and its creative aspects such as planning, shooting, and editing to successfully produce amazing videos without expensive equipment.

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About This CourseBeginner

In this course, you will learn how to create your own incredible videos from scratch with a brand new understanding of filmmaking. This course covers all the creative aspects of planning, shooting, and editing an incredible video so if you are a beginner, youtuber, or filmmaker looking to successfully create awesome videos, then this course is made for you.

  1. Creative and Personal Skill Development 

Before I even dive into the filmmaking aspects, I explain the secrets other courses leave out. These principles act as a framework for your creativity to build on, which include: 

  •   Self Discovery 
  •   Optimized daily routine 
  •   Life map and progress tracking 
  •   Emulating others success 
  •   Clarity of video production
  1. Understanding Pre-Production

This step is one of the most crucial and misunderstood parts of creating an incredible video. Here I explain how to properly plan and develop your video before the production process, including: 

  •     Guidelines that all films follow 
  •     Pre-Production Process
  •     Research and Development 
  •     Creating Characters, Story, and Shot list
  1. Secrets of Production

In this part, I share the golden rules and timeless principles of filmmaking that will allow you to create incredible videos regardless of what equipment or editing software you are using. This portion will absolutely have the most impactful effect on your videos. A few of these techniques include: 

  •     Mastering Your Lenses 
  •     Key Principles of Lighting 
  •     Sound Recording Fundamentals 
  •     Filming Fundamentals 
  •     Mastering the framing, shot choice, and camera movement 
  1. Mastering Post-Production

The most complex and time consuming part of any video is the post-production process. I shed some light on using this step to create an awesomely unique video that stands out among the sea of bland online content. 

  •   Capturing, Organizing, and Creating a Rough Edit 
  •   4 Main Factors of Knowing When to Cut 
  •   Matching Color, Shape, Movement 
  •   Montage Essentials 
  •   Color Correction and Color Grading 

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By the end of this course, you will have learned about filmmaking.

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Course Curriculum

Course Sections

Course Introduction

Personal Development Introduction

Beginning Ideas

Creating More Time For Success

Making A Map

Filmmaking Development

Improving On Past Work

Mastering Equipment

Clarity Of Filmmaking Direction

Pre-Production Introduction

Overview And Understanding

Pre-Production Checklist


Defining Characters

Creating A Story


Stylesheet And Shotlist

Establishing A Crew

Logistics Before Shooting

Introduction And Understanding Your Camera

Camera Latitude

Picture Profile

Exposure And ISO

White Balance

Shutter Speed


Frame Rates

Video Formats

Lenses Introduction

Lens Functions

Understanding Depth Of Field

Guiding The Audience With Depth Of Field

Lens Types Overview

Lens Types In-depth

Prime Versus Zoom Lenses

Lens Overview And Recap

Main Lighting Principles

Types Of Lighting

Lighting Terms

High Key Lighting

2 And 3 Point Lighting

Natural Lighting

Sound Recording Fundamentals

Keys Of Sound Recording

Distance And Sound

Environmental Effect On Sound

Capturing Room Tone

Types Of Microphones

Sound Recording Overview And Recap

Filming Fundamentals Introduction

Theory Behind Cinematography

Main Types Of Coverage And It’s Effect

Framing In-depth

The 180 Degree Rule

Types Of Framing

The Rule Of Thirds

Frame Balancing

Breaking The Rules With Purpose

Creating Emotion With Framing

Framing Overview And Recap

Camera Movement Introduction

Zooming Versus Camera Movement

Types Of Camera Movement

Speed Of Camera Movement

Quality Of Camera Movement

Shooting With Multiple Cameras

Introduction And Main Ideas

Capturing And Organizing Content

Pulling Selects

Understanding Selects And First Edits

Creating The First Draft Cut

Creating The Second Draft Cut

The Refining Process

Understanding Shot Choice

Understanding Shot Ordering

Understanding Shot Length

Knowing When To Cut

Editing With Rhythm

Using Eye Trace

Theory Behind Editing Principles


Seamless Cutting With Movement And Shape

Understanding Jumpcuts

Cutting In And Out

How And When To Break The Rules

Breaking The 180 Degree Rule

Breaking Eye Trace

Breaking Rhythm

Montage Examples

Two Main Types Of Montage


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  1. Philomena Duncan says:

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