Dope Workshop: Video Making from Zero to Hero

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27-29 Rua dos Mastros

1200-263 Lisboa


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Learn how to shoot and edit cool HD videos at the office or on the road from scratch. Level up from zero to hero!

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During this 3-module workshop (8 hours in total) you'll get your autonomy to be able to produce and edit cool HD videos ready for any platform. You will learn how to shoot with DSLR (digital single-lens reflect) camera and edit your work in Final Cut Pro X.

26th of March

Module 1 (3 hours): Shooting video and FCPX intro. Basic camera handling skills, how to shoot and intro to the editing software.

Intro to Shooting Video:

- Basic Camera settings

- How to frame shots (prep work)

- Cameras and accessories

Video viewing and comments (analysis of styles):

- Analysing video samples from multiple creators and discussing styles and dynamics

Final cut Pro X intro:

- Run through the tools and interface (the dreaded magnetic timeline, safe area, etc)

- Shortcuts, workspace (familiarising with the standart system and workspace)

28th of March

Module 2 (3 hours): FCPX autopsy. Deeper analysis of the editing software: editing from A to Z step by step

- Video viewing and comments (analysis of styles)

- Folder organization and management

- Sequence settings

- Combining and comparing editing styles (rhythm, speed, groove, flow)

- Trimming, connection, fades

- Voice or audio files (rules, norms and techniques)

- Syncing files (manual and automatic)

- Re-connecting files

- Applying basic text and photos

Between module 2 and 3 you will be required to create a 1 minute video for a review on the last module.

30th of March

Module 3 (2 hours): Finishing touches

- Review: analysing participants' videos and fine tuning details

- Basic color correction styles in FCPX: manually controlling the feeling/ambience of the final product

- Applying LUTs, automatic color grading tools

- Frame rates and export formats

About the lecturer:

Alex Lopes is an experienced portuguese videographer with an expertise in web based content (fashion and music videos, private commissions, weddings, martial arts, corporate, Youtube). He's shooting in Portugal, Singapore and Hong Kong.

"My purpose as a creator is to convey a message, a feeling, an impetus that leaves the viewer satisfied at the end of the experience". - Alex Lopes

Among Alex's clients are: SAPO, PORTUGAL TELECOM, Vogue, RTP Internacional, REN.

Don't miss this chance and become a Pro videographer for only 3 days and €100!!!

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