Youth iPhone Filmmaking Course

By Professor Wael Kamal

Course Duration:
Date Saturdays at CAC headquarters. 191 Highland Ave. 6B Somerville, MA 02143
Time: will be announced soon.
Tuition: will be announced soon.

This is a hands-on course. The course connects film making to Arabic culture and Arab- American identity.
Students will learn: How to use the iPhone video camera to produce high quality videos; Composition, shot sizes and exposure;
Using a tripod with iPhone; How to tell a simple story visually; How to edit a video using iMovie; How to add music to video;
How to add titles/ credits; How to export a video file; Create a YouTube Chanel and upload the video.
Emphasis will be placed on take-home assignments that connect photographs to Arabic Culture and Arab- American identity.
In class feedback and constructive criticism will be key to student advancement.

Requirements: Please bring your iPhone or iPad.
Minimum age: 7 years old.

If you have any question, please email us at

In this iPhone workshop, students will learn:

  • iPhone Camera App - Settings & Functions
  • iPhone Photo Capturing, Editing, & Special Effects
  • iPhone Photography Tips & Techniques - Building Your Creative Eye
  • Managing Photos in the Camera Roll
  • Sharing Photos in the Camera Roll
  • Popular Sharing Apps
  • Possibly (based on lab availability,) Connecting iPhone & Computers for Sharing & Archiving.
  • To register and for questions please email us at