SCAS Dementia Project Case Study

In the summer of 2021 Nice Media produced a series of learning videos about dementia awareness for South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS).

Video Production for L&D – the full series

In January 2022 we hosted and recorded a webinar about post-production in video learning. The webinar was called ’15 post-production tips – how to nail a video learning project’ and our guests were Tom Hickmore (Creative Director) and Vasil Dzhagalov (Editor). The webinar was hosted by Georgia Rooney from Nice Media.

How recorded video content can enhance remote training delivery

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In this post, I outline some of the best ways that recorded video can be used to enhance live, remote, online training delivery. I delve into the types of video best suited for this purpose and look at the benefits of utilising video content in this context.

Socially distant filming: how it works in a studio

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Studio filming is a consistent necessity for us as a video production company. Studios are great because of the level of control they afford over light and sound – meaning that it’s easier to ensure an efficient shoot and a quality result. There are loads of ways a studio can be used for filming. For … Read more

Socially distant filming: how it works on a construction site

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This article outlines some guidance as to how construction sites have changed working practices in order to operate with social distance, and how we can film in that environment with those considerations in mind.

The Case for Video Drama in Learning

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People can’t absorb information effortlessly, it takes hard work and application.  It is said.  But drama allows you to “effortlessly” walk through a learning dialectic as you look through the eyes of characters in a conflict.  Drama can be visual, but more importantly it’s emotional. Danish educational theorist Knud Illeris says genuine learning involves a subjective … Read more

10 uses of video in learning

I was asked to write something about which type of video is good for which learning application.  Let’s begin by asking “what is video actually good for in learning?”  People don’t want long, detailed information in a video, because it means sitting through something not so pertinent, till you get to the bit you want.  … Read more