Workshop 3 – Getting Good Footage

In this session, students learn simple ways to get good shots and sound in their videos.


  • Students learn to get good lighting, stability, shots and sound when using amateur recording devices
  • Students learn about  and experiment with choosing shots (composition)
  • Students make a short film using skills learnt in workshop 1 and 2

The Workshop 3 Teacher Guide with activity outlines is available for download here.
The activities in this workshop use these support resources:
Handout – Shot Framing
Video 4
Video 5
Video 6
Video 7

Need to use the Vidfest resource offline in your classroom? Download the full Vidfest Resource Package here.


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