Posted on Monday, December 23, 2013 by klarakim
Are you a teen who likes making videos and winning prizes? Oh man, I'm so glad you're reading this because the Santa Clara County Library District is holding a video contest for you!
Make a 30 to 90 second video promoting Summer Reading with 2014’s theme of “Spark a Reaction!” and you could win a $100 gift card from your local library. Then we'll submit your video to the state contest and you could win $275 from the Collaborative Summer Library Program.
Good luck and happy filming!
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Books and eBooks to Help You Get Started
|This book teaches you how to make a short film from start to finish. Absolutely perfect for making a 30 to 90 second video for this contest.|
A DIY guide to planning, shooting, and sharing video. Great tips for DSLRs, point-and-shoot cameras, smartphones, sound and lighting, and editing software.
|Popular blogger's guide to filmmaking! Find out what the best techniques and apps are for aspiring indie filmmakers using iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches.|
|Attack of the Killer Video Book||
This cartoon-filled guide with tips and tricks about getting creative and how to make your video fun are geared especially towards middle and high school students.