iPhone movies and documentaries are getting better and better!
Desktop Documentaries is all about the idea that anyone with a camera and a computer can make a documentary.
There are just so many amazing filmmaking tools out right now, at such low amazing prices, that ALL excuses are taken away.
Take for example this very cool film below. Even though it’s not a documentary (it’s a short movie with actors), it’s still worth sharing just to illustrate what the most basic equipment can accomplish.
The short film was made by Anna Elizabeth and Michael Koerbel, graduate students at University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. According to a blog post on tomcruise.com, this is the first mobile film series shot on an iPhone 4 and iPod Touch. Here’s the first episodes of the series, Goldilocks.
To see how they made the film, here’s a sneak-peak look behind the scenes.
The young filmmakers used a small contraption for their iPhone called an OWLE which basically provides a better lens and microphone for the iPhone.
So you have a great idea for a documentary and no cash? No problem! Follow these few simple rules and you’ll be on your way to fulfilling your filmmaking dreams.
Of course, the iPhone can be used for all kinds of video projects including videos for your business. Learn the best tips and tricks on how to create awesome marketing videos from TV producer Jules Watkins in his iPhone Video Hero course.