Principles of video production

The course provides basic knowledge and skills on video production techniques. It introduces principles that are fundamental for those who are involved in creative and artistic aspects of video production. The attendees acquire practical experience in video production, basics on composition and production in practice as well as valuable guidelines for their further creativity in the area.


  • Introduction
    • Framing, shot types, angles
    • Basic editing elements
    • Editing space and timing
    • Action axis, position of camera, interframe, insert
    • Continuity and cut, camera motion
    • Frame length, time in space
    • Linear and non-linear editing
    • Rhythm and pace
    • Audio footage
  • Shooting techniques in practice
    • Shooting, lighting and sound techniques
    • Optics, optical sensors and lens systems
    • Audio sensors and acoustics
    • Operating with camera
    • Scenography
  • Editing techniques in practice
    • Working with video editing software

Target group

  • Content creators
  • Technicians working in broadcasting companies
  • Local TV station employees
  • Multimedia editors and journalists


After completing this course you will:

  • have basic recording and editing skills
  • know the basics of composition, recording and editing from the creative point of view
Duration:2 days
Tutor:Klemen Pečnik, Mišo Lubarda
Location: Fakulteta za elektrotehniko
Tržaška 25
1000 Ljubljana
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