Build a Video Studio

For Livestreaming & podcasts

The best tips and studio tricks for recording online videos, corporate video, and live video shows. From a video expert.

You don't need a huge budget to Setup a Home Video Studio for YouTube tutorials, Online Course Creation, Live Streaming & Video Production.

Join video expert, Robb Montgomery, on a detailed tour of his video studio in Berlin - a DIY, budget-conscious studio design that produces an amazing amount of broadcast quality video with only a one-person crew.

Robb has built multiple best-seller courses on Udemy, with this video studio setup and his students frequently leave high ratings for the quality of the videos he makes for his courses.
Montgomery has designed many professional-level video studios around the world for clients and will will lead you through the keys aspects of studio design and production. Please glance through the lesson titles and watch the free previews.

You will learn how to organize the lights, install backdrops, control sound, and also get in-depth, step-by-step lesson modules for setting up a low-cost teleprompter and even producing live, multi-camera video shows using only an iPad an some old iPhones.

Every lesson is designed to show you how to get the maximum value for your own video studio design.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Know how to turn a spare room into a broadcast video studio
  • Organize lights, sound and backdrops for best results
  • Set up a low-cost teleprompter
  • Live stream multi-camera shows with an iPad


Enroll today!

Video Studio Introduction
Video Studio Lighting Truss
Sound treatments for a video studio
Backdrops for a video studio
Video Studio Teleprompter
Video Studio - Live production
Video Studio Microphones
Video Studio Lighting
Video Studio Tabletops
Video Studio cable management
Video Studio Production Workflow
Use an iPhone for a teleprompter
Unbox the Parrot teleprompter
Setting up the Teleprompter
Using the teleprompter
Storyboard template
Write a script for a promotional video
Sample script
Live - Intro Action Action app
Teradek live Demo
Adding video sources
Graphic overlays
Build a live shot list

What's included

  • 20 Video Lessons
  • 3 Text Lessons

  • Works on all devices
  • Certificate of completion

Smart Film School

Instructor

Robb Montgomery is a professor of mobile journalism and the author of “Smartphone Video Storytelling (Routledge Books - New York & London)

Montgomery is a former Chicago newspaper editor and an award-winning documentary filmmaker. Since 2015, has led mobile journalism courses at the EFJ school of journalism in Paris, and FH Wien School of Journalism in Vienna.

He has trained reporters from CNN, The New York Times, Reuters, Channel News Asia, Belgian Public Television, Russ Media, Al Jazeera and Singapore Press Holdings

As a distinguished visiting professor he has lectured and led courses for the Medill School of Journalism, the Danish School of Journalism, American University, Cairo University, and KU.

In 2011 he developed the mobile journalism training program for Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty and has trained more than 20,000 storytellers in mobile video methods.

He authored the Mobile Journalism syllabus used by leading universities and leads a certificate course in digital storytelling for the United Nations public information officers.

He holds a b.a. in Journalism (1990 - Eastern Illinois University) and worked as an editor at the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times between 1993 and 2005.


He is @VideoJournalist on Twitter.

His clients include Reuters, CNN, Radio Free Europe, TVN, TVP, VRT, MTV3, France24, Al Jazeera, Mediacorp, Correctiv, Reporter Fabrik, Russ Media, APA, WAN-IFRA Asia, Channel News Asia, SPH, IREX, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Caritas, and The New York Times.