Smartphone Video


Smartphone Video shot on a Smartphone

On this page, you find a selection of Smartphone videos that have been planned, captured, edited and distributed on just a smartphone.  These examples will hopefully demonstrate that the smartphone video production game has changed and that purchasing a copy of the Smartphone book will be of benefit to you.

The examples below demonstrate that we can now capture professional video footage on a smartphone, edit video on a smartphone and more. The selection of branded smartphone videos, promotional iPhone videos, smartphone produced music videos and more will hopefully demonstrate that the future is now, that almost all forms of video can now be produced with just an iPhone or Android smartphone like the one you hide in your pocket.

 

Videos

Title: Learn to produce media – Counter political propaganda

Description: A simple to camera piece to demonstrate the power of simplicity.

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 

Edited: This Smartphone video was edited on the phone. 

Detail: A short advert that I created aimed at the politically minded.

“Learn the media game. Counter the political propaganda with your own views. This election will be won by those who participate, don’t let that be the BBC, sky, the sun etc. Learn how to make media with www.SmartphoneMediaProduction.com now only £10 including pp #politics #media #smartphone #vote

Title: Hamburg To Edinburgh

Description: Standard infight filming.

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 

Edited: This Smartphone video was edited on the phone. 

Detail: A simple example of smartphone video editing. The footage typical out the window footage most people capture when flying, I added some branding, music and let a key app do all the work. The result a short stylised video

Title: Iceland

Description: Promotional video

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation.

Edited: On a PC

Detail: This smartphone video was shot over a long weekend in Iceland. It was shot exclusively on a Samsung S7, the smartphone was mounted on a 3 axis stabiliser (Zhiyun smooth C). The stabiliser gives the smartphone video that Hollywood gliding feel, smoothing out any bumps shakes etc. This is extremely important when producing professional looking footage.    Stabilisation and other techniques are expanded upon in the book.

 

Title: Splash White Water Rafting–  River Tummel Promo

Description: Promotional video

Equipment: 50% Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation.

Edited on the PC

Detail: I used a mixture of GoPro, Camcorder, DSLR and a Smartphone to capture the footage for this promotional video. The smartphone video was captured using the 3 axis stabiliser to give a smooth Hollywood feel to the footage.  Can you tell which camera produced which footage and where the Smartphone footage starts and stops? Professional quality video filmed on a smartphone.


Title: Icelandic Waterfall

Description: A short video walking towards a waterfall in Iceland

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation.

Edited: This smartphone video was edited on the smartphone.

Detail: A long slow walk towards a very large Icelandic waterfall. This was filmed with the Samsung S7 mounted on the gimbal (smooth c stabilisation). The ground was uneven and I was intentionally walking with a spring to give the gimbal a real world test. Finally, the footage was imported into GoPros Quik app and with a few adjustments, the app spits out a finalised video almost instantly. I had edited this smartphone video before I had left the waterfall. Excellent for uploading straight to social media, engaging with your audience etc.  Find out about smartphone video editing and social media distribution in the book.

 


Title: Playhouse

Description: A short video showing the build progression of my niece and nephews playhouse.

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation.

Edited: This video was edited on the smartphone.

Detail: I took some time out of helping a family member to build the wains play house to films some shots of its construction. The shots were grabbed quickly in between construction, convenient as the smartphone was always there. The final smartphone footage was edited down in Premier clips and then run through Quik to achieve the final result.


Title: 1000 Mile Journeys Promo

Description: A short interview / promotional video with the owner of 1000 Mile Journeys

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation, Rode Videomic Me.

Edited: Edited on the PC

Detail: A professional promotional video filmed on a smartphone. The phone was stabilised using a gimbal and the audio was captured using a Rode Videomic Me, this is an external mic designed for Smartphone video production, the mic with its “dead cat” , furry cover gives clear audio even on the windy hillside.  There is always an opportunity to capture a bespoke interview when you have your phone on you. Good video production requires good knowledge and further experimentation with that knowledge . Get your knowledge up to scratch with Smartphone Media Production Book.


Title: People Make Glasgow

Description: This video was filmed as I walked around Glasgow in the rare summer sun.

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a Zhiyun smooth C for stabilisation.

Edited: On the phone


Title: Devil man – Snapchat and Prisma.AI

Description: The original photo was captured and manipulated with Snapchats lens feature, this image was then processed through Prisma.AI art filters. Finally it was put to music to create a slideshow video.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On phone


Title: Prisma.AI Video using Snapchat

Description: This video uses Snapchats face mapping technology to map a picture of my own face that has been processed by Prism.AI back onto my own face. The result is from a technological perspective. Amazing.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On the phone


Title: The Fringe

Description: A short promotional video filmed at the international fringe festival in Edinburgh.

Equipment: Filmed on a Samsung Galaxy S7 mounted on a simple hand grip for stabilisation, Rode Videomic Me.

Edited: On the phone

 


Title: Beef and Sausage

Description: A short promotional style video, this video showcases how to make a simple Beef and sausage hot pot.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7, Tripod, and magic arm.

Edited: On the phone

Title: Grappling Promo

Description: A short promotional style video, a few pieces of footage mixed together to make a simple, cheap promotional video for a fitness class.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On the phone adding branding and URL.

Title: Grappling Promo 2 remix

Description: A short promotional style video, remixing a few pieces of footage mixed together to make a simple, cheap promotional video for a fitness class.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On the phone adding branding and URL

Title: The Cat is gonna get you.

Description: A short comedy style sketch using the popular Snapchat lenses.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On the phone

Title: Bee Man

Description: A short comedy style sketch using the popular Snapchat lenses.

Equipment: Samsung Galaxy S7

Edited: On the phone