Video Production

Cool Tools

These platforms enable you to create your own video quickly and easily.

Video Production

People love to learn from videos. Create professional-looking videos with free online tools that help you convey ideas and information with creative style:

  • Maximize the power of “how to” videos by positioning yourself as an expert on a topic that matters to you
  • Learn the 7 steps involved in filming a live event
  • Study and apply the techniques used in documentary media to help people take a position on a controversial issue of public concern
  • Take responsibility for your work by ensuring that your content is accurate, fair, and ethically responsible to the people, events, and processes you depict 


Some examples of student-created videos to inspire your creativity

Example 1


Coastal Erosion


University of Rhode Island College students’ documentary about coastal erosion


Example 2

Knowledge Balance

Knowledge in the Balance


Created by Catherine Morris, this video is a teaser to introduce an essay designed to process the complicated relationship between disinformation and censorship.