film making

The word normal always scared me! - Inside Tim Burton's head.

The Tim Burton exhibition is at MOMA from Nov 22 - April 26, 2010.

Wish I could go!

Link : MOMA

 

Rushes Sequence for you to edit - Chad Hurley interview

You will find more video content to use and edit on the Digital Revolution Blog. Do read the terms and full licence before using.

Storyboarding tool for Education : iStoryBoards

 

If you need another reason why the iPod Touch should have a camera, then Oscar Stringer has just given you one with the launch of his photographic storyboarding tool - iStoryboards.

Getting students to understand the importance of planning their movie /animation is one thing. Getting them to create a useful storyboard is another. This application not only makes the process easy, but, by having a slideshow mode that allows you to add music, the storyboard becomes a production in itself. Great work Oscar.

Oscar is an Apple Distinguished Educator.

Links :

Oscar's Site.   iStoryboards.

Gravity Challenge : Southern Tour Best Movie

 

Best Movie : 1st Place 

team :     Hawking 28 Jan 2009

location : Magna / CENT / Rawmarsh CLC

school :   Maltby

The Gravity Challenge is a full day activity that includes a 3D show, hands on experiments, building a roller coaster and creating a movie from the footage captured during the activities.

The rest of the Gravity Challenge Southern Tour results can be found here : 

 

Cosmic Tours

 

Coming Soon A digital media competition for Primary and Secondary Schools:

 

Cosmic Tours : The Challenge :

Interstellar Travel Links:

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Flying with nature's own fuel

http://www.nasa.gov/vision/universe/roboticexplorers/solarsails_prt.htm

 

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Dr. Marc Millis : Breakthrough Propulsion and Interstellar Travel

Music Resources

 

PLEASE ADD TO THIS LIST :

Use the comments box at the bottom of this page to suggest more links. Will be moderated. Thank you.

 

Music makes such a difference to students movies and presentations, but it needs to be from a legal source. This probably means you have two options, the students create the music themselves with GarageBand ( or similar) or you source royalty free music. 

 

FilmSchool Resources

Apple Education Resources:

iMovie, iPhoto, GarageBand - support and more..

http://www.apple.com/education/solutions/ilife/

 

Apple Digital Campus Exchange

Join up and join in - its free, and very, very useful

http://edcommunity.apple.com

 

iTunes U

Education resources on iTunes

 

http://www.apple.com/education/guidedtours/itunesu.html

FilmSchool 2004

  

In June 2004, in conjunction with Careers Scotland, we ran the FilmSchool2004 enterprise challenge for Scottish secondary schools. 120 S5/6 students from all over Scotland took part in the 3 day event.

 

Brief :  

To produce a 2 minute video that promotes their local area as a great place to live and work. A second challenge to produce a 30 second trailer was also given at 6pm on the night before the final deadline. 

Gravity Challenge : Southern Tour Results

Galileo 30 Jan 2009 - First Place winners in the best team category. 

 

Best Team

First Place

team            Galileo 30 Jan 2009

location       Magna / CENT / Rawmarsh CLC

school         Brinsworth Comprehensive