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Create engaging video: A masterclass with video journalist Rob Glass

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Sunday, February 9, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (GMT)

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Create engaging video: A masterclass with video journalist Rob Glass   more info Feb 7, 2020 £129.00 £6.48

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Learn how to produce captivating video content with your iPad or iPhone at this hands-on workshop.

Short videos are an increasingly popular format due to the broad availability of video-recording devices. But how do you ensure yours stand out for their quality and content?

Whether you’re interested in creating videos for business or pleasure, BBC-trained video journalist Rob Glass will show you how to embrace the power of storytelling and produce superb videos simply and effectively on an iPad or an iPhone – without lots of expensive equipment or editing programmes.

Participants will learn how to tell a rudimentary story from scratch using the iPad’s or the iPhone’s video functions. You will receive expert feedback from Rob throughout the class.

No prior knowledge of video editing is necessary.


  • The video landscape: an overview
  • Appreciating the power of stories – and how to spot the good ones
  • How to get the most out of the iPad and iPhone cameras
  • Mastering a leading video editing app
  • How to nail great shots
  • How to effectively film people chatting
  • Writing and recording engaging voiceover
  • Weaving all the different elements together
  • How to structure a story
  • Sharing your videos with the world

Tutor profile

Rob Glass has worked in broadcasting for 20 years. He found his niche as a video journalist, single-handedly filming and editing features for BBC News as well as training other BBC journalists. In 2004, he set up Coracle Films to help other organisations communicate using video. Thanks to the ludicrous simplicity of the iPad and iPhone, Rob is now able to show people with no previous experience how to harness the power of their real-life stories using video.

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The Guardian
Kings Place
90 York Way
N1 9GU London
United Kingdom

Sunday, February 9, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (GMT)

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Welcome to Guardian masterclasses – a unique programme of learning embedded within one of the world's most forward-thinking media organisations.

Masterclasses offer a broad range of short and long courses across a variety of disciplines from creative writing, journalism, photography and design, film and digital media, music and cultural appreciation.

Harnessing the expertise and specialisms within the organisation, our courses are led by first class and award winning guardian professionals whilst also drawing on the skills and expertise of other leading figures at the forefront of the creative and digital industries.

The programme is aimed at anyone interested in personal or professional development whether that be refining your skills, focusing your ambition or simply broadening your mind and gaining inspiration.

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