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Handmade Film Making

“What are the best apps for video editing on your phone?” is a question I get asked a lot. I’ve played with many apps to see which are easiest and intuitive to use, and which have the best features and also, support editing both vertical and...

 Another frequently asked question is “How do you create multiple frames within one frame?” like in the video above. Here you can see three vertical clips alongside each other within one horizontal frame. Yes, this is possible to create on a phone app!. You can achieve this...

Handmade Film Making course is back on Oct 22nd. The 10 day course is a guide to shooting and editing video into Day In The Life films, all on your mobile phone. There are tips & tricks for shooting with your phone, including playing with different...

 September was a month of lots of change, a little sad at times...

I try to join in each time the Handmade Film Making course runs. It's been a challenge this year because of Coronavirus and pretty much staying at home most the time, as you can see from my films in March and April and May. July gave me a few opportunities...

This past month has been a struggle… feeling tired, unmotivated and riding the emotional rollercoaster thanks to hormones and everything happening in the world. I haven’t really felt like creating, which is unusual for me, but some days I did grab a clip or two of...

One of the questions I get asked a lot is - What equipment or tripod do I use to shoot video clips or Stop Motion from overhead? I’m happy to share what I use now, but don’t believe you need lots of equipment to hold your...

Just wrapped up the May session of my online course - Handmade Film Making. This was the third time to run it during the Coronavirus pandemic. I’ve seen in previous sessions it’s been such a tonic to have that daily creative focus. Participants have a...