Workshops

Course Fee:

$450.00

(GST Included)

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Videography for Business (SFC-eligible)

Pre-requisites

Students are recommended to have completed our Basic Photography course or have good knowledge of the following:-

• Functions & operation of your personal DSLR or any interchangeable lens camera system (any brand)

• Photography foundation (i.e. you know the difference between f/2 and f/22, why you would choose one over the other and knowing when shots turn out all blurry, you can troubleshoot to shoot again to get it sharp)

• Comfortable working/shooting with manual (M) mode of your camera.

• Students who are able to do simple video editing will have an advantage (but not a must)

PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER VIA THIS SITE IF YOU ARE CLAIMING SKILLSFUTURE CREDIT.

If you are claiming Skillsfuture Credit, please refer to the procedures, terms and conditions below instead:-

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. For more information, please visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (www.skillsfuture.sg/credit).

  1. To register the Course, you are to provide the following information and send to cia@canon.com.sg by stating subject matter “subject: SkillsFuture Course”. A system generated confirmation (“Confirmation”) will be sent to you upon successful registration:-
  • Full name as per NRIC
  • Name of the Course (“Course”)
  • Preferred Intake
  • Camera Model
  • Mobile No
  • Claim ID as provided in SkillsFuture Credit Application (“SFC Application”)
  1. You can thereafter attach the Confirmation in your SFC Application at skillsfuture.sg/credit. For clarity, you could search Canon courses/workshops on SFC website by typing Canon Singapore in the search field.
  2. Please email us the SFC approved notification upon receiving the same or not later than 3 days before commencing the Course for our reference and record.
  3. Notwithstanding of the above, your course registration is subject to SkillsFuture’s approval on your SFC Application.
  4. Inoccurrence of any of the following events, you will be required to make full or partial payment prior to attending the Course:-
    • The SFC Application is rejected or cancelled by SkillsFuture as at the commencement date of the Course; or
    • The approved SFC is lesser than the course fee as at the commencement date of the Course.
  5. Meanwhile, please also take note the following:-

For Course related inquiries, please email cia@canon.com.sg

Workshop opening
- Introduction to Business Videos
- Type of Business Videos, and the role they perform

Anatomy of an Effective Video
- Impressive Introduction that Impresses
- Content and messaging: too much or too little?
- Education or call to action?

Field Audio Acquisition
- Different methods of audio acquisition
- Lavalier mics vs boom mics
- Speed vs practicality

Interview Filming & Hands-on
- Backbone of most business videos
- Angles and framing for maximum impact
- Importance of good sound
- Hands on Practice 

Re-cap & Review
-Review of footages from Day 1
- Improving your filming and framing with external lighting

Business Video Hosting
- Is free video hosting YouTube or FB the best performing?
- What’s best for business video usage?
- Other paid platforms – eg. Vimeo, Wistia, Brightcove
- Intro to Live Streaming Video

Gear Talks
- Best tool for the job
- Acquisition gears – cameras, tripods, sliders, sound, lighting
- Editing gears – computers, software, music
- Backup gears – NAS, lots of hardisk, cloud storage?

Editing – where the magic happens
- Traditional editing software
- Cloud based editing
- Formats to encode for best quality and performance
- Social media friendly video

Workshop closing

Intake: Corporate Videography (Aug 2017 intake)
Day 1 : 30 Aug 2017 / 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Day 2 : 31 Aug 2017 / 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Workshop is open to all camera brand users (mirrorless / DSLR cameras)
  • Registration must be made via this website on a first-come-first-served basis. No reservation entertained.
  • Participants must bring their own cameras, lenses & charged batteries.
  • Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. shall not be held responsible for any injuries or mishaps during the workshop.
  • In the event of workshop cancellation due to unexpected circumstances, Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. will refund participants on their paid fees.
  • Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. reserves the right to make any other amendments without prior notice.
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE
    WE ARE LOCATED AT: 1 Fusionopolis Place, (Level 3, Training Room) Galaxis (via East Lobby) Singapore 138522
  • Please proceed to the Galaxis East Wing lobby reception in exchange for lift access to Level 3 Canon training office.
  • Registration starts 10mins before the class commence and please be punctual.
  • For enquiry, please email us at cia@canon.com.sg
  • We seek your understanding that all emails will be correspond within the next business day. If you have any further enquiry, please contact our Customer Service hotline at 6799 8686 during office hours from Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:30pm.
  • Thank you and looking forward to having you in our class.