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Basic Video Production and Editing

Tips for using smartphones and basic videocamera gear to create a film.

So you have a video assignment

Cell phone video video

There may be times when you find your instructor has given you the option to create a video as part of a class assignment, such as: 

  • Create a personal narrative.
  • Record interviews (in person or virtually) 
  • Create a whiteboard animation. 
  • Present slides with a screencast recording. 
  • Record a stop-motion animation in Google Slides. 
  • Make a video tour of a significant location.

This guide is intended for students who may be exploring this avenue and is a basic guide to get you through your project.

Resources with more information are listed.