MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2014

Creating a Video Abstract of Your Research

John Freidah, Multimedia Specialist

Jan/23 Thu 09:30AM-01:00PM Room 3-333

Enrollment: Unlimited: Advance sign-up required

Learn the basic skills to product a 3-minute video presenting your scientific research.  This workshop is open to PhD students looking to produce a Dissertation Defense video summary, but is applicable to all those looking to communicate their research work.  Topics will include:  building concise narratives, using imagery effectively, the basics of photography and videography, studio lighting tips, recording clear sound, and editing examples using Adobe Premier CS6.  

Please sign-up for the workshop by emailing John Freidah (

Sponsor(s): Mechanical Engineering
Contact: John Freidah,