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Basic Video Production

This is a two-day theory and hands-on training on the basics of the pre-production, production, and post production process such as: storytelling, scriptwriting and storyboarding, the production staff, camera operations, directing, lighting, editing, and more.

Day 1 will cover the theory part from pre‐production to post production. There will also be a hands­on take home assignment to be checked the following day.

Day 2 will cover the post production stage and an actual short video production (group) activity that will be produced by the participants and viewed at the day’s end.

Note: Different video clips and photos will be shown and analyzed during the 2-day workshop. The instructor will also share valuable insider information on the industry. He may adjust, highlight, add/ subtract certain topics depending on the students’ needs.

What will be covered
  • Introduction
    • History, philosophy, and art of cinema
    • Film versus video
  • Stages of production and administration
    • Pre production, production, post production
    • Functions of the producer, writer, director, etc.
  • Tools and elements of videography
    • Camera, lens, mounting
  • Cinematic Properties
    • Shot composition, basic lighting, camera movement, effects, etc

By the end of the workshop, participants should be able to produce, write, direct, and shoot a 3–5 minute video project.

What to bring

Participants who have their own digital camcorders or DSLR camera are encouraged to bring them to class.

Who Should Attend

This workshop is open to high school students up to working professionals who may or may not have prior background in video production but are willing to learn the basics of the trade as a skill or a business or a hobby.

Comments from participants
The lessons can be grasped easily and learned fast. Hands-on exercises were fascinating as well as not-based on the book knowledge shared to us.— Anton de la Cruz (FEU-East Asia College)
The explanation of the instructor on the subject matter is well presented.— Randy S. Garcia (FEU-East Asia College)


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9 AM to 5 PM


PhP 5,950 (USD 135)

Includes materials, lunch and snacks.

Be sure to read the Registration Info before registering.


Note: Your seat is not confirmed until we receive a 50 percent down payment.

Course Date(s)

Deposit payment at your nearest Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) branch, in the name of Philippine Center for Creative Imaging, S/A 1-249-91545-5. Fax deposit slip to 892-5281 with your name and class details. Surrender deposit slip on first day of class to get official receipt.

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