Vivid Sydney – Creative Careers Day – Bradfield College


On Saturday 4th June I had the pleasure of presenting at Bradfield Senior College’s Creative Careers Day which was part of the 2016 Vivid light, Music & Ideas festival in Sydney.


Finishing a recorded panel session to a live audience at the start of the event.

Meredith Melville-Jones (Director of Bradfield College) and her team have set up this event to provide an opportunity for students  to connect with experts from the creative industry to discover where the jobs are, what skills are needed and valued and the steps they should take to forge a creative career.


After being part of the Human Library, where I was placed in a room and participants could come and ask questions, I ran a workshop titled Video Literacy. This involved having small groups of participants produce a video story about the event using Adobe Premiere Clip.

Premiere Clip is great because it is available for both iOS & Android devices and it’s really simple to used as a tool to film and editing a short video story.¬† Here is a sample of what one of the groups achieved in just 15 minutes of filming and editing …