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Video Basics


Lighting & Video Camera Operation


In this module students will apply their knowledge of basic photography to setup a video shoot, solving problems such as framing, focus, subject, background, foreground, lighting and audio.

Topics & Talking Points

  • Lighting and photography principles for video production
  • Composition, terminology 
  • Audio sources, microphone choice and placement
  • Digital media basics like Aspect ratio, File types and Formats


  • Setup a tripod, mount video camera, and microphones confidently
  • Connect external audio inputs
  • Set correct audio input levels
  • Create appropriate lighting to capture the subject
  • Record a segment of video to test our composition skills