Dubbo Filmmakers’ workshop: Shooting video on your smartphone

Facilitator Nathan Shooter filming a presentation

Saturday, June 26, 2021 @ 10 am to 12 pm,
Meeting Room 4
Western Plains Cultural Centre, Dubbo

Registration essential (link to form at bottom of page)- your place will be confirmed via email.

During this workshop, facilitator and experienced filmmaker, Nathan Shooter, will guide you through the equipment you need to maximise the quality of your smartphone video. Please note – due to the short length of the workshop, the session will be mainly theory based and will provide you with the information you need to shoot using your smartphone. Topics to be covered include:

  1. Audio
  2. Lighting
  3. Shot composition

The workshop is free for Dubbo Filmmakers full/financial members or $25 (plus processing fee) for non-members.

Click here to become a member.

Non-member workshop payment (secure payment via PayPal):


Any questions? Email dubbofilmmakers@gmail.com

This workshop is made possible due to the support of Dubbo Regional Council.

About the facilitator – Nathan Shooter

Nathan drives audiences to the nexus of Personal Branding and Big Ideas, provoking people to rethink what it means to ‘communicate from the inside out’ and share their message with the world.
He is a speaker, podcaster and founder of Brandhood™ and Thrive Media. Since 2004 as a creative strategist, Nathan is trusted by clients around Australia and the globe, to craft purposeful and profitable brands.

As an artful communicator, Nathan shares his Brandhood Map™ to equip business leaders, speakers, authors and coaches with a practical framework to build a personal brand that attracts opportunities.

He is an Adobe International Design Achievement Awards Judge, and is a Coloured Brain Trainer, recognised by the American Institute of Business Psychology.

Workshop registration

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Dubbo Filmmakers’ workshop – video editing with Premiere Pro

Limited numbers, registration essential:


When: Saturday, March 27, 10 am to 12 pm
Where: Music Room, Community Arts Rooms, WPCC, Cnr Wingewarra and Gipps Street, Dubbo
FREE for current Dubbo Filmmakers financial members
$25 for everyone else
No previous experience with Premiere Pro required. You do need to be a confident computer user with an understanding of files and folders.

This workshop is designed for people with little or no experience using Premiere Pro, the industry standard video editing software. We will cover:

  • Organising your files, understanding relative file paths
  • Creating and saving a new project
  • The project screen
  • Importing media
  • Adding and managing media on your time line
  • Synching audio
  • Trimming/cutting files
  • Increasing volume and basic noise reduction
  • Simple audio and video transitions
  • Adding simple text/titles
  • Exporting your finished projects

If you would like to work along, you will need to bring your own laptop with Premiere Pro installed. There is a 7-day trial available, you will need to determine the suitability of your computer for Premiere Pro.

If you do not have your own computer with Premiere Pro installed, you will have limited opportunities to practice with a shared computer. Sample files will be provided – please bring a USB flash drive to have the files copied on to.

There are limited seats so registration is essential. Your place will be confirmed via email:

Become a member:


To register for the workshop (including payment link for non-members) visit: