Filmmaking 101 with Nick Zachar:
How to Tell Your Story and Inspire Action in 60 Seconds
You missed the live event but you can still get in on the action! Purchase a ticket and get access through October 26 to:
- Video recording with subtitles available in English and French
- Presenter slides
- Additional notes and resources
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You’ve got a great story, but how do you tell it so you can capture the hearts and minds of your audience? Can you use a smartphone? What should you include? Where do you even start?
Join us for an interactive workshop with award-winning filmmaker Nick Zachar to learn pro tips for creating an engaging one-minute video.
In this two-hour online workshop, you’ll discover:
The six shots needed to edit a scene
How to tell YOUR story
How to plan, and plan some more, and then adapt when things don’t go as planned
Tips for filming with a smartphone
Free and low-cost editing tools
Throughout the workshop, Nick will be workshopping with participants to apply the principles to real situations. Attendees will also get to hop into breakout rooms to meet other participants and try out the strategies during the workshop.
Benefit for Green Team Academy
This event is a fundraiser for Green Team Academy. Your participation helps us empower everyday people to #BeTheChange! We’re hosting the 2021 International Climate Action Challenge with 75 teams from 28 countries, helping them go from passion to action in 90 days.
Thank you to Nick Zachar for generously contributing his expertise to provide this valuable opportunity!
And thanks to Spirit Environmental, Team GREAT Golden, and OUR&D for sponsoring this event!
About Nick Zachar
Nick Zachar is an award-winning filmmaker currently working for NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries as their Video Producer/Diver. Through the Stories from the Blue series, he has the opportunity to find and share stories about America’s underwater treasures and, more importantly, the people who dedicate their lives to taking care of these special places. Alongside his team, he is directing, shooting, and editing virtual reality films that will allow viewers to explore the blue from anywhere in the world. Previously, Nick was a Producer/Editor for National Geographic's Digital Team.
During Nick's career he has had the opportunity to repel into crevasses of glaciers, film aerial footage from helicopters, and swim alongside sea turtles and sharks, all in order to "get the shot".
Nick specializes in field production and strives to find and share meaningful stories with broad public audiences that shed light on the most important environmental and wildlife issues of our time.
His goal: inspire viewers to take action in protecting our Blue Planet. www.nickzachar.com
Scroll down to purchase tickets to access the recording through October 26.