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Take 10: Eight Steps to Making Great Smartphone Videos

Jeremy A. Williams
Fri, Nov 18, 2016
10 minutes

Thanks to smartphones, creating great video for your organization is now easier and less expensive than ever before. Despite this brave, new, more accessible world, the rules of video planning and preparation have not changed—you still need to make sure you've got all your ducks in a row before you press record.

In just 10 minutes, you'll learn about essential planning considerations for smartphone videos. From outlining what you're going to shoot to ensuring you have all your accessories, this Take 10 will make sure you're (over) prepared for your next video shoot.


Jeremy A. Williams is vice president of marketing and communications at 12 Stars Media, an Indianapolis-based video production company. He has presented at conferences throughout the U.S., has extensive experience with video, and is well-versed on its business impacts.

Who Should Attend?

Marketers who don't own a fancy-pants camera (but do have a smartphone) and want to learn how to shoot high-quality video on the same device they use to check social media.

What Will You Learn?

By the end of this Take 10, you'll be able to:

  • Create a purpose statement for your video
  • Scout the perfect location
  • Identify those smartphone accessories that will enhance video production values

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