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Social Media and Multimedia Training For Scientists

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Learn how to create great social media and multimedia content to communicate your research

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Format: 2 x 1.5 hour sessions, a week apart.

Time: 10:30 AM AEST (UT+10), Wednesday 11/11/20, 18/11/20

Platform: Zoom

Cost: $100 (GST not charged).

Great visuals are essential for standing out – eyecatching images make webpages and presentations zing, and video content is more and more necessary.

In this workshop we’ll cover the basics of creating strong stills and video footage. How to get the lighting right, set up a classy composition and focus the eye in the right place.

We’ll cover

• How to think visually and tell a story

• Lighting and sound basics

• Strong composition – relationship between the subject and the background

• Simple video tips to achieve a classy result

• Use of angles, voice over, cut away and text

• Principles of video editing

• How to use social media for communicating your research?

Who is it for?

Anyone who wants more confidence creating visuals to illustrate their research.


Dr Phil Dooley (philuponscience.com.au) is a science writer, trainer and entertainer. Credits include Cosmos Magazine, New Scientist and Australian Geographic and he was selected for the Anthology of Best Australian Science Writing in 2018 & 2019.

He has a PhD in laser physics and has performed his own brand of science, music and comedy in science shows and festivals around the world including Glasgow, Melbourne and London. He also has a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment.

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