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Metro Media
Galerie Ravenstein 4
1000 Brussels
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2 Days to Change Your Life

Visual storytelling is an essential skill for every business and every individual in the digital world. Learning to produce visual stories using just a smartphone is a great way to build your skills and your business. Learn how to make engaging visual stories with our unique course encompassing the latest filming, editing, and storytelling techniques.

In just two days, we are going to teach you everything you need to know to shoot, edit, produce, and sell online video advertising and promotion – and all with the phone you already own.

  • How to film professional video with a smartphone
  • The Michael Rosenblum 5 Shot Method®
  • Acquiring great audio using smartphone shotgun and wireless microphones
  • Lighting essentials
  • Hands on filming assignment
  • The art of visual storytelling
  • Understanding Arc of Story
  • Identifying great characters
  • How to use sound bites
  • Compelling storytelling for products and services
  • The language of video editing
  • Best editing practices
  • Learning to edit using smartphone Apps
  • Audio mixing
  • How to add photos, music and graphics
  • Exporting and sharing your videos
  • Screening of raw footage and finished videos

Metro Media is teaming up with the American inventors of Video Journalism, TheVJ.com to offer an incredible opportunity.

Once trained and certified, you’ll be eligible to start creating and selling video ads and promotions for businesses all over Europe –from restaurants to hotels to travel companies, to fashion, cosmetics, clothing and so much more. There’s no limit to what you can do, or how much you can make.

This could be the beginning of a whole new career and a whole new life. And it’s only one click away.

This workshop is for anyone who wants to learn the latest visual storytelling and video production techniques using a smartphone. No prior experience is necessary. This is a unique opportunity and would suit flexible working and working from home.

Important note: This bootcamp is given in English. Make sure that your English level allows you to attend this bootcamp.


  • Your smartphone



  • A Smartphone with either the iMovie app or Kinemaster Pro installed
  • A pair of headphones is essential

Video Bootcamp – 2-Day Course


DAY 1 – 10am to 6pm

  • 10 am to 12:30pm – Introductions and outline of the workshop. How to film stories with your smartphone.
  1. The smartphone as a tool for visual storytelling
  2. The Michael Rosenblum 5-Shot method ®
  3. What to shoot and what not to shoot
  4. How to shoot professional video with a smartphone
  5. The importance of shooting ratios
  6. Acquiring good audio
  7. Lighting essentials
  • 12:30pm to 1:00pm – Lunch
  • 1:00pm to 3:30pm – Filming session with your phone – you can work individually or in pairs and practice the filming instruction from the morning session
  • 3:30pm to 6pm – Screening of your footage and chat about what you captured and how to turn it into a story in video.

DAY 2 – 10am to 6pm

  • 10 am to 11:30am – Storytelling in video.
  1. Arc of Story
  2. The architecture of video storytelling
  3. Character driven stories
  4. Use of the timeline as a scriptwriting tool
  • 11:45pm to 1:00pm – Editing Instruction using iMovie for IOS for iPhones and Kinemaster for Android phones.
  • 1:00pm to 1:30pm – Lunch
  • 1:30pm to 4:30pm – Editing

Video editing with online support

  • 4:30pm to 6pmGroup screening and critique of finished videos

The power of sharing your content and smartphone equipment recommendations.


€1.195 (incl. VAT)


Date TBD depending on participants

2-Days – From 10am to 6:00pm CET


Virtual Workshop via Zoom

Event capacity:


Certification type:

Certificate of Completion

Important note: This bootcamp is given in English. Make sure that your English level allows you to attend this bootcamp.


E-mail us at academy@metromedia.be


Contact us using this form to request a tailormade Virtual Video Training!



Michael Rosenblum

Co-Founder TheVJ.com

Michael Rosenblum created the concept of Video Journalism. He has led the drive for video literacy and the complete rethinking of how television and online video is made. He transitioned the BBC’s entire national news network to working with mobile journalists and has worked with most of the major media companies worldwide including NBC, The New York Times, CBS, Spectrum, Verizon and many more. As a producer, Michael has created and overseen the production of thousands of hours of television. Michael has been teaching his unique video courses worldwide for more than 30 years and has trained more than 40,000 people how to shoot, to edit and to tell compelling stories in video.



Lisa Lambden

Co-Founder TheVJ.com

Lisa Lambden is a former BBC executive and co-founder of Rosenblum TV. Her 17 year career at the BBC included reporting and producing news for both radio and television. She has produced or overseen production for more than 3000 hours of television and consulted for many of the worlds major media outlets including The United Nations, Radio Free Europe, NBC, Spectrum and Verizon. In partnership with the Travel Channel she co-founded and ran The Travel Channel Academy. With Michael Rosenblum she co-founded and runs an online video training school, TheVJ.com.



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