TURN YOUR POCKET 3 INTO A CINEMATIC CONTENT MACHINE

USING GEAR THAT FITS INTO YOUR 🎒 POCKET

COURSE SECTIONS

Setup & Features Overview

⁃ Pro video and audio settings 
⁃ Basics of gimbal operation
⁃ DJI 2 Mic setup and usage
⁃ Vertical and horizontal modes
⁃ Active Track setup
⁃ Accessories like battery handle, wide angle lens

 Cafe Vlogging + Basics

 ⁃ Shooting a simple cinematic vlog in a cafe
⁃ Microphone placement for best audio
⁃ Creative tabletop shots
⁃ An easy transition shot
⁃ Film wide shots of yourself using DJI Mimo App

 Walk & Talk Vlogging

⁃ Walking selfie
⁃ Using manual control vs Active Track
⁃ Setting exposure for walking shots
⁃ Creative b-roll shots
⁃ Impromptu portraits of people
⁃ Simple Crane/drone shots with extended selfie stick
⁃ Active Track with extended selfie stick

 B-Roll Shooting (POV Style Lesson)

 ⁃ See through my eyes as I shoot improvised b-roll shots
 ⁃ Picture-in-Picture view for real-time comparison
 ⁃ Hyperlapse
 ⁃ Advanced gimbal moves
 ⁃ Active Track for b-roll shots
 ⁃ Vortex spin
 ⁃ Advanced crane/drone shots with extended selfie stick
 ⁃ Monitoring with DJI Mimo App

 Low Light Shooting

⁃ How to get clean, beautiful shots in low light
⁃ “Blue Hour” shooting and why it’s important
⁃  White balance settings for dusk and night
⁃ Precise exposure with DJI Mimo App
⁃ Avoiding overexposure of lights
⁃ Low Light Mode
⁃ Bonus: Advanced gimbal moves at night

 

Color Grading Pocket 3 Footage

 ⁃ Amazingly simple and fast, yet effective color grading
⁃ Various example shots are graded step by step
⁃ Daytime & nighttime shots
⁃ Interior & exterior shots
⁃ Enhancing your grade with power windows
⁃ Sample Pocket 3 clips for color grading. Daytime, nighttime, interior and exterior.
⁃ Davinci Resolve timeline with clips and grading pre-loaded
⁃ Follow along exactly with the color grading tutorial lesson
⁃ Pocket 3 official LUT included

 

INTENTIONS OF THE COURSE

Get setup quickly (with the right settings):

The setup lessons shows you the main features and settings for pro results, all in a simple, easy-to-follow tutorial. DJI Mic 2 TX setup is included. 

In 10 minutes you’ll be ready to rock. 

Advanced shots made easy:

 Get crane and drone-type shots with a lightweight extended selfie stick – while using Active Track to automatically follow a subject. 

Film yourself from afar while using the Mimo app to monitor and control. Master using FPV mode and inverted mode. Do a hyperlapse with Active Track (it’s really easy!) Use the wide angle adapter to enhance your shots.

 

Be ready for any shooting scenario:

Of course, settings are just the beginning. See how Brandon handles the most common shooting scenarios. Filming a selfie in a cafe, walking and talking, getting tripod selfie shots, fluid b-roll moving shots. Daytime and nighttime. Indoors and outdoors.

Simple color grading that looks great:

 The DaVinci Resolve grading tutorial shows you Brandon’s remarkably simple technique for making Pocket 3 footage really shine. Learn which LUT to use (and download it for free!), see step-by-step examples of how to grade a wide variety of shots. Download the sample clips and Resolve Timeline (DRT) and try it yourself! 

If you don’t use Resolve, these grading techniques will work just as well using common tools in other programs.

BRANDON'S VIDEOS WITH THE DJI OSMO POCKET 3

BRANDON'S FILMS

BONUS #1

DOWNLOAD THE CLIPS

 ⁃ Sample Pocket 3 clips for color grading. Daytime, nighttime, interior and exterior. 

 ⁃ Davinci Resolve timeline with clips and grading pre-loaded

 ⁃ Follow along exactly with the color grading tutorial lesson

 

BONUS #2

MACAU VLOG BREAKDOWN

 ⁃ In-depth breakdown of a real vacation vlog shot on Pocket 3 

 ⁃ Creative yet easy shots you can do on your vacation

 ⁃ Telling a story with shot choices

 ⁃ Learn to interview people on the street with good audio

 ⁃ Take advantage of natural light

 ⁃ Tips for recording voiceover

BONUS #3

STORYTELLING MINI-COURSE

 ⁃ Storytelling mini-course (from the Smartphone Bootcamp)

 ⁃ This course was originally developed for smartphone filmmakers, but teaches universal storytelling skills

 ⁃ See how you can easily create a short film that feels like a full story

 ⁃ Brainstorming ideas

 ⁃ Story & Character arcs

 ⁃ Using framing devices

ABOUT BRANDON LI

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LIFETIME ACCESS + FUTURE UPDATES

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Upon enrolling in the Pocket 3 course, you will receive access to the full director’s breakdown of Brandon’s travel film The Passion of Andalucia – over 40 minutes of free educational content.

This is an in-depth, shot-by-shot analysis of the creative and technical aspects of creating this film. You’ll learn about the filmmaking gear and tricks, the storytelling techniques, the planning and cultural research, and the editing techinques. He’ll give you insight into his transitions, sound fx and music.

If you’ve ever wondered how to plan, shoot and edit an award-winning cultural film, this lesson will give you the answers you need.

You will also get access to Brandon’s breakdown of his Macau Vlog, shot entirely on the Pocket 3. This is a shot-by-shot breakdown of his vacation vlog where you can see how he applies his knowledge to a real shoot.

In this breakdown he discusses camera settings, lighting, audio, getting the right angles, “shooting for the edit”,  talking to strangers, filming food, filming from a vehicle, filming nighttime neon lights, and recording his own voiceover. This is an essentail bonus lesson for seeing how to use your Pocket 3 on your next trip across the globe!

FAQ

Brandon uses the DJI Osmo Pocket 3 camera exclusively in this course.

The editing program for this course is DaVinci Resolve. You will also get a link to Brandon’s sample clips from the Pocket 3, and you’ll get a pre-built editing project (DRP) so you can see his color grading nodes and try adjusting them yourself.

For this course, the only additional software you’ll need is the official LUT for DJI OSMO Pocket 3 D-Log M to Rec.709. This is for color grading. You can download it free via a link in the course.

There is also a special app for monitoring while you shoot which will also be linked for a free download.

Everything you need to follow the lessons will be included. (Except a DJI Osmo Pocket 3 ;)

The DJI Osmo Pocket 3 course has a total duration of approximately 1 hour. You can watch it all at once, or one lesson at a time at your own leisure. Each lesson is approximately 5 to 10 minutes long. The best part is that you can learn at your own pace.

Upon enrolling in the  DJI Osmo Pocket 3 Course, you will receive lifetime access as well as any future updates (if applicable). Brandon, being a lifelong filmmaker, continuously explores new techniques and tools to enhance his own filmmaking endeavors. Unscripted Studio is always being expanded with new ways to learn the latest skills.

There is a Pocket Video Series which includes:

• The iPhone Filmmaker 
• Fusion Filmmaking (360, Action and iPhone blending)
• DJI Osmo Pocket 3 Course (this one)
 
All three courses can be purchased together in a bundle here.

Please email us any questions. We’re improving this program each day.