Celebration Videos

Here’s what we need (we’re assuming you only have your cell phone with these notes):

  1. Place your camera at eye level horizontally (also known as landscape:
    1. See example
    2. This could be on a bookshelf if you’re standing or something similar if you’re sitting.
  2. Make sure you are not too far away from the camera. Your shot should look something like this: 
    1. See example
    2. You need to be in a silent room to ensure the audio quality is decent.
    3. Outside is OK, providing there is absolutely no outside noise.
  3. Introduce yourself with something like:
    1. “Hello, my name is [insert name], and it’s my pleasure to introduce you to the winner of this year’s [insert award name].
  4. Then, proceed to talk about the reasons why you nominate the person WITHOUT MENTIONING THEIR NAME.
    1. Please do not spend more than one minute on this part.
  5. When you’re finished, please upload the video using the form below.

Don’t hesitate to reach out to FGCU’s Kyle McCurry if you have questions.