Filming Storytimes: Some Good Things to Know Before You Hit the Big Screen (live webinar)

Posting storytimes online is a great way to reach a
larger audience and expand your skills as a storyteller and educator. 

It may
seem easy to upload a short video from your phone to You Tube, but there are
many important steps you need to take. 

Whether you are interested in filming just one story or an entire
storytime, this webinar will help you get started on the right track to make
your filming a success!

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • Basic
    copyright rules for filming and how to get permission for books and
    music.  I'll show you the template
    we use to ask publishers and musicians for books and songs.  You will also learn how to search for
    Public Domain songs and how to use those to your advantage. 

  • Recording
    tips for filming, including issues with sound, camera angles, and space
    limitations.  Plus, how to find a
    camera operator and editor!

  • How
    to choose and present a book, flannel and song to be filmed.

  • Tips
    for working with a live audience. Including how to choose young children
    and their caregivers to be filmed. 
    Also, how to work with your audience before, during and after the
    filming has occurred.   

SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00

All Other Libraries: $15.00

Event Type: 
Issues and Trends
Online Course
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00