LESSON 9: EDITING, SOUND & MUSIC

Learn how to tell an engaging story through video editing and how sound and music can make a difference. | taught by Richard Pritchard

Lesson Description

LESSON TIME:

50mins Basic Lesson

1.5hrs with Extra editing time

Lesson:
Richard shows how powerful video editing can be when it comes to telling an engaging story. He will walk students through a short film sequence and explain some of the tips and tricks you can use in your film.

Workshop:
The workshop will allow students to film their own short sequence and edit it using their new skills

Students will learn:

  1. 5 editing tips
  2. How to enhance a story through editing
  3. How to add music and sound effects

Resources:

  1. Student Production Journal PDF
  2. Step by step video guides
  3. Student success criteria
  4. Student Workshop

System Requirements:

Video camera: i.e. ipad, tablet, phone camera.

MAC OS

  1. Internet connection
  2. Editing software (imovie)
  3. 50mb-100mb of disk space for videos

ANDROID/ WINDOWS

  1. Internet Connection
  2. Editing software (WeVideo)
  3. 50mb-100mb of disk space for videos

Use google drive for storage recommended.

*Note: Lesson curriculum may change

Richard Pritchard
Richard Pritchard
Director

With over 10 years experience Richard works as a VFX Artist/Director. He has worked on a wide range of highend commercials and feature films including Happy Feet 1 & 2, The Great Gatsby, Prometheus and Mad Max: Fury Road.

Richard has worked in many of Australia’s top film and animation studios including Sydney’s Animal Logic. He also worked for and with Australia's most awarded film director George Miller (Mad Max: Fury Road) for six years.

Lesson Curriculum

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