Student Skills: Telling scientific stories through video
This workshop is a quick introduction to "What you need to know about making videos" from the perspective of the Linnean Society's Digital Content Producer, Ross Ziegelmeier.
|Venue:||The Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BF, United Kingdom|
02074344479 ext 228
STUDENT SKILLS 10:00–12:00 Friday 6 December 2019
This workshop is part of a series of events leading up to the Linnean Society Student Conference 2020. It is suitable for postgraduate students looking to improve their public engagement skills.
There will be a maximum of eight participants with one facilitator so that individual attention can be given.
A full listing of upcoming workshops can be found here: Discovery Workshops
The Linnean Society’s videos aim to tell a story that has science and facts about the natural world subtly embedded within a story, either revolving around an object or person from the history of the field.
This workshop will not involve using video equipment but rather focus on soft-skills like story identification, story-boarding and script-writing.
The workshop will be led by the Society's Digital Content Producer, Ross Ziegelmeier, who will explain his workflow and give his top tips on producing video content.
This workshop costs £5 and is open to all. Please get in touch if this fee is a barrier to attendance and we will waive the fee.
- Registration is essential to secure your place.
- Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
- All materials will be provided.
- The session will take place in our Discovery Room which is home to some of the Society's unique historical collections.