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Lights! Camera! Publish!

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Let your students' voices be heard. A quick look at some sites for students to contribute and share their videos. And some tips on shooting.

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Lights! Camera! Publish!

  1. 1. Lights! Camera! Publish! <ul><li>Joe Brennan </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] .com </li></ul><ul><li> http://www.denblogs.com/digital_storytelling </li></ul>
  2. 2. Young Scientist Challenge Discovery Education & 3M www.youngscientistchallenge.com/ registrations/sampleVideos.cfm
  3. 3. Doha, Qatar flatclassroomproject.ning.com/video/ connecting-the-world-online-1
  4. 4. Brainy Flix www.brainyflix.com/ videos/182
  5. 5. Great Minds Foundation www.greatmindsfoundation.org/view_video.php?viewkey=1007abfbb8415b83ae2c
  6. 6. Teacher Tube www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=b8f6b707fd4a9740338a
  7. 7. Grown up Digital netgened.grownupdigital. com/video/futuremaham-1
  8. 8. Int’l Student Media Festival ismf.net/movies/2007/ default.asp?movie=4838
  9. 9. AFI’s ScreenNation screennation.afi.com/ Watch.aspx?video=839
  10. 10. Discovery Education streaming search “afi”
  11. 11. Check out the American Film Institute’s screennation.afi.com
  12. 12. The LEARN channel
  13. 13. How? <ul><ul><li>Documentaries “Grilled” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://sfett.com/html_movie/Ican/grilled.html </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. How? <ul><ul><li>News </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Olds” - historical “you are there” </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. How? <ul><ul><li>Movie trailers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Commercials/PSA’s </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Made for TV </li></ul></ul><ul><li>You shoot it, They’ll share it! foxhilites.com </li></ul>
  16. 16. How? Interviews Historical re-enactment Dramatize literature
  17. 17. Visual Grammar <ul><li>A shot is a sentence “The Quickest Way to Rent” from National Car Rental </li></ul>
  18. 18. Visual Grammar <ul><li>A group of shots is a scene/paragraph “The Quickest Internship” from National </li></ul>
  19. 19. Visual Grammar <ul><li>Pans and zooms are run-on sentences </li></ul><ul><li>Transitions and effects can be run away commas and conjunctions </li></ul>
  20. 20. Hollywood Grammar Tips <ul><li>Establishing shot - topic sentence </li></ul><ul><li>Close-ups (look for small things) </li></ul><ul><li>Two shot -Letterman Super Bowl promo </li></ul>
  21. 21. Establish, Tell, End Prior knowledge!
  22. 22. Establish, Tell, End Frank Guttler’s Google Teachers Academy application http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jwsSwtBsJg&fmt=18
  23. 23. Establish He lifts the laptop lid and… … tells us who he is and his hopes.
  24. 24. Tell 3 things to know What students achieve What Google can add
  25. 25. End Recap, thank you and… … closes the lid just like he started
  26. 26. Hollywood Tips <ul><li>Long shot - establishes context </li></ul><ul><li>Zoomed, not zooming </li></ul><ul><li>Dolly shot - camera goes to the action (office chair, skate board, baby stroller) </li></ul><ul><li>High angle - looks down </li></ul><ul><li>Low angle - looks up </li></ul>What’s your angle?
  27. 27. What’s your angle?
  28. 28. Powerful vs. Weak http://www.greatmindsfoundation.org/view_video.php?viewkey=aaf8370ebeda47a1ff1c “ Talent Show”
  29. 29. Getting the Shot AFI. “LIGHTS, CAMERA, EDUCATION! AFI Kindergarten to Twelfth Grade Screen Education I: What Filmmakers Say (Episode 9 of 9).” Discovery Education: http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/
  30. 30. Rule of Thirds It’s not tic-tac-toe Avoid the middle Use the intersections
  31. 31. Rule of Thirds
  32. 32. “Return of the King” Rule of Thirds
  33. 33. Is he a clown because…? http://www.greatmindsfoundation.org/view_video.php?viewkey=f202f26c1a174c735758 “ A Message of Well Being”
  34. 34. Lighting <ul><li>3 Point Lighting </li></ul>“ LEARN” screennation.afi.com/Learn.aspx?by=2
  35. 35. Video Tips: homepage.mac.com/jbtv ali.apple.com (search on video) Lighting
  36. 36. ScreenNation’s LEARN channel http://www.screennation.afi.com/ Watch.aspx?video=743 Sound and more
  37. 37. Storyboarding
  38. 38. Storyboarding check the EXTRAS menu on DVD’s From “Monsters, Inc.”
  39. 39. “Hey, moron!” http://netgened.grownupdigital.com/video/dontapscottchallenge1-1
  40. 40. NFLB “No Future Left Behind” http://netgened.grownupdigital. com/video/no-future-left-behind-1
  41. 41. Invisibility Cloak http://homepage.mac.com/jbtv/iMovieTheater51.html
  42. 42. Invisibility Cloak http://homepage.mac.com/jbtv/iMovieTheater51.html
  43. 43. Links <ul><li>The American Film Institute screennation.afi.com & afi.edu </li></ul><ul><li>The iCan Student Film Festival sfett.com </li></ul><ul><li>The Great Minds Foundation www.greatmindsfoundation.org </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery Education Streaming www.discoveryeducation.com (search “afi”) </li></ul><ul><li>Frank Guttler’s blog www.lightscameralearn.com </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: homepage.mac.com/jbtv </li></ul><ul><li>netgened.grownup digital.com </li></ul><ul><li>Denblogs.com/ digital_storytelling </li></ul>

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