ICT with 5/6 at the movies

Camera Lights and Action

The year 5/6 have been making movies on their iPads with the iMovie app. The Children started by looking at camera angles, then viewed a Youtube clip called The Adventures of the Cardboard Box. They then wrote their own storyline and

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finally started filming. During the filming the 5/6 students started to utilise all the features in iMovie.
Some of the techniques used were:
Camera Angles: Close ups, Long Shots, Over the shoulder shots, full shots, birds eye view, low shots, Tilt, Dutch Angle and follow the subject.
They used, overlaying sound tracks, slow motion, opening, mid and closing titles, sound effects, voice overs and cutting clips.