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Making Movies with iPod Touch

Making Movies with the iPod Touch

Shot Types: 
  • EST=Establishing Shot
  • LS = Long Shot (aka Wide Shot)
  • MS = Medium Shot
  • CU = Close Up

Framing Basics

  • Rule of Thirds
  • Headroom
  • Leadroom / Talking Space


Script Writing Help from Google Docs
You can find templates for class in Google Docs.  Here are the links to:


Making Movie Resources

Moviemaking Curriculum
Explore free lessons created by digital media production experts Ross Kallen and Marco Antonio Torres. NOTE: You have to provide Apple with some information before downloading. 

Teacher’s Guide Series
The Academy, in cooperation with Young Minds Inspired, produces a series of teacher’s guides that explore the art and science of motion pictures.

This is the free Film School of which are published videos tutorials to make your film projects, from the special effects, to the steadycam, lights, cranes.

Vimeo Video School

The popular video site put together a intro to video site with lots of videos and lessons.

Want it simple? How to Make a Movie!

Even More

Hand Held Hollywood Blog

Best Gizmos for iPhone Movie Making

Recording from Blue Snowball Mic into iPad2

Digital Storytelling with the iPad

The App Advice Dance
The Ultimate Movie Making Apps List: 


Storyboard (free)

SimpleMind Mind Mapping (free)

Strip Designer ($2.99)


Movie Slate ($19.99)

FilmMic Pro

iMotion HD (Stop Frame Animation) (free)

Silent Film Director (

Super 8 

8mm HD 

Canopy Camera App (Free)

CollabraCam ($5.99)
Multicam shooting


Pro Camera 

CinemaFX for Video ($2.99)

Post Production


Video Editor for Free (Free)

Extras for iMovie 

 (free - iPod)

Reel Director ($1.99)

Splice (free version)

Splice (

Wish List

Movie Mount by Makayama

Headphone & Mic Y-Adapter in One Cable