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Week 37: Visualizing the fringes of the possible

Introduction

This week you will create a prototype video that explores the boundaries of what's possible in our current world.The theme for your prototype video will be sports and physical movement. How do you make your fictional prototype feel credible and how can you persuade your audience? In you're prototype video you must use the interaction between image and sound in order to invigorate your video. During the week you will learn about the different facets of film making, concept development, camera handling and post production.

Week Overview

MONDAY

10.00am - 12.15pm

  • Introduction to video prototyping workshop
  • Personal work Diede & Kay
  • Visual inspiration ( video fragments)
  • First brainstorm session in student groups

13.15 - 17.00

  • Brainstorm assignment\
  • Working on concepts
  • Short 5 minute presentation by students, feedback round.
TUESDAY

10am- 12.15pm

  • Basics of camera handling : Tips & Techniques\
  • Short presentation about framing

13.15pm -17.00pm

  • Camera handling assignment\
  • Students groups work on concept\
  • Presentation of final concept

16.00- ….

  • Start with pre production
WEDNESDAY

10am - 11.30am

  • Basics: Editing with Premiere Pro

11.30am –17.00pm

  • Students work on there video
THURSDAY

10am-12.15pm

  • Students work on there video

13.15-….

  • Editing/Sound/Color correction
FRIDAY

09.30 am-12.15pm

  • Finalizing edit / post production/ compression / upload online

13.15pm-14.15pm

  • Watch work on big screen!


  • workspaces cleanup
  • presentation
  • reflections and feedback

BRAINSTORMING:
Brainstorming (but there a lots of other sources on the web)http://www.wikihow.com/Brainstorm
Good book to get you started on getting some creativity technics http://www.amazon.com/Winnie-Pooh-Problem-Solving-Problems/dp/0525940634

SOUND:
Some extensive information about sound in film. http://filmsound.org/marshall/
All the soundeffects you need. http://www.freesound.org/
Buy some (not so great) music here, if you need to use it in a commercial setting. http://audiojungle.net/
Sound basics with good tips http://www.mediaknowall.com/sound.html
The role of sound, music and sound effect in the film http://www.helium.com/items/783888-the-role-of-sound-music-and-sound-effect-in-the-film-industry
Some music databases (creative commons) http://creativecommons.org/legalmusicforvideos
http://creativecommons.org/music-communities
Some more music sites http://socialtimes.com/royalty-free-music_b37470

WRITING:
The Pixar perfect rules. http://imgur.com/a/MRfTb

SHOOTING:
Types of shots we discussed in class link
Cheatsheet with some useful tips and tricks. http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/filmmaking-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html
Checklist you can use when (and before) shooting your film http://www.interactiondesign.se/wiki/?ns=courses%3A&image=courses%3Abefore_shooting_checklist.docx&do=media&tab_files=files&tab_details=view
Vimeo film school (good place to start learning film) https://vimeo.com/videoschool
Terms used in film http://www.aber.ac.uk/media/Documents/short/gramtv.html

EDITING:
First timesaving shortcuts in premiere you should know. https://docs.google.com/document/d/16L9eC0MbQfrJS2KYBJhpx_fHnqJgQkwaF_goxTneomw/edit
Get editing quickly http://tv.adobe.com/watch/learn-premiere-pro-cs6/get-editing-quickly/
Many more premiere if you want to extend your edit skills. http://tv.adobe.com/show/learn-premiere-pro-cc/

RESULTS:

Stanford researchers record first dream ever: http://vimeo.com/10597943
SUPERPOSITION COMPOUND EYE: http://vimeo.com/105972055
KICKSTART THE BIOLUMINESCENCE SPRAY: http://vimeo.com/105972026
SHORTCUT MAN: http://vimeo.com/105972004

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