Try This At Home | How to Film with a Phone


3 Jul 2020

News Story

Ever watched a video and thought, ‘this should’ve been landscape, the focus is way off and don’t even get me started on the framing’? One man who’s always got these considerations in mind is National Theatre of Scotland’s Video Producer, Seth Hardwick.

In this instructional video, Seth shows us how to make professional quality videos using your phone from the comfort of your own home. Explaining how best to hold and frame the phone, getting the best sound, focussing tips and pressing record.

These films were created by the National Theatre of Scotland team to enable Scenes for Survival artists to produce their own videos from isolation. Now you might find these videos useful to try this at home.