Aquiles Lara @ AquilesLara

Video Making for travelers: how to travel by creating videos for work

Do you want to know how to travel without stopping working with videomaking ? Learn how to record, edit and find your first works even if you’ve never used a camera!

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Meet the mentor

Aquiles Lara


Soy originario de México de un estado del sur llamado Tabasco. Tengo 27 años y soy Licenciado en Mercadotecnia Internacional. Actualmente me dedico al periodismo de viajes en plataformas sociales como Youtube donde hago guías de viajes sobre: que hacer, que ver, donde ir, donde hospedarse, precios y más. Llevo 4 años dedicándome a viajar por el mundo y desde hace 2 años renuncie a mi trabajo de tiempo completo para hacer de lleno la creación de contenido de viaje. He conocido más de 30 paises y he colaborado con marcas de gran impacto como Go Pro, Worldpackers, Skyscanner, ADO, Aeromar, Volaris, TAR y con paginas de turismo de diferentes estados.

What you’ll learn:

  • The basic equipment you’ll need to shoot videos
  • Advice and ideas for recording travel videos
  • How to tell a story through your videos
  • Concepts for lighting, stabilization, and how to be creative
  • Apps and software for editing
  • How to edit and insert transitions using Final Cut Pro and its plugins
  • Adding cuts, corrections, transitions, and effects to your videos
  • How to put together your portfolio and find your next first job

This content is perfect for you if you:

  • Want to learn the basic concepts for shooting and editing videos
  • Already know how to make videos but want to improve
  • Want to produce creative content for your communication channels
  • Are looking for a way to become a professional and monetize your videos
  • Want to create more content about your travels
  • Are looking to have a nomadic lifestyle

6 lessons • 1h20min

Video Making for travelers - trailer

  • 1min

The essentials for making your first travel video

  • 17min

Editing in Final Cut Pro: the basics

  • 14min

How to install plugins and use them to edit your videos

  • 18min

Transitions without plugins

  • 10min

Adding music & color, and monetization on YouTube

  • 20min

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Robinson Brazil

Thanks, bro! Terrific course, great tips!

over 1 year ago

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