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Creative Media Development in Ealing!

Funded on Spacehive 27 January 2022 Delivered 11 April 2022

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Creative Media Development in Ealing!

Creative Media Development in Ealing!


Facilitating a Free cultural development media production program for young people aged between 16-25 from BAME and disadvantaged communities in Ealing.

Ealing Delivery stage

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This project was funded on 27 Jan 2022!

Giving young people the opportunity to learn how to use a range of digital media equipment and software editing/live streaming programs. They will gain practical experience in storytelling, researching, planning, capturing and producing content for our podcasts, websites, events, social media and live-streaming events. With our multiple successful events and programs where young people from all walks of life are given the opportunity to take part in arts for free. We have acknowledged that with the impact of Covid-19 and the dangerous temptations peer-group or street culture it’s crucial that young people are given opportunities to be creative and have a voice whiles empowering and nurturing them. It will encourage interaction, social integration, social equality, gender equality and freedom of expression amongst the young generation. Provide creative process for young participants and with an opportunity to create a digital portfolio with potential careers in the media industries.

What we'll deliver:

  • Film & Video Editing Techniques workshops
  • Camera and Lighting Techniques workshops
  • Photography & Photographic practise workshops
  • Training in using Final Cut Video edit software
  • Live Streaming & Broadcasting (Setup, Install Equipment)
  • Training in using Vmix Streaming Software
  • Critical Approaches to Creative Media Products
  • On Location Video Recording
  • Volunteering & Paid Work Opportunity
  • 10 Weeks Creative Media Program

Why it's a great idea:

Providing free professional training for young people to learn & build new skills by empowering and giving young people from all walks of life an opportunity to be inspired. It will provide a positive outlet after Covid-19 circumstances and Increase the likelihood of young people developing and engage in creativity safely exploring, learn, make, create, socialise, watch, and talk to each other irrespective of where they live, gender, race, religion or financial circumstances they are in. By providing educational media production workshops it will increase choice and opportunities for all to experience & be inspired whilst focusing on youth development, promoting diversity, physical and mental well-being. It will also provide volunteering and paid work opportunities for those who want to pursue creative paths and develop leadership roles. Providing multiple skills to help young people make decisions, think critically/creatively and communicate effectively.

Steps to get it done:

  • Purchases Media production Equipment. (Camera's, Laptops, Tripods, Streaming Equipment, Video/Photo editing software
  • Volunteers & Mentors level 1 safeguarding Course + DBS Certificate
  • Outreach Program to local schools, young residents and youth lead community organisation
  • 12 weeks Media Production Workshops
  • 3 Community Social Event held at ARTification Community hub
  • Young Media Production Team screening of their work throughout the project

With our on-going events, collaboration, growing network and experience in working in the creative industry with Artists, TV and brands such as E4, Virgin, Adidas, Dunkin Donuts, T-Pain, Jay Sean, Lil Wayne and many more international artists on a number of music videos and projects. It has the potential to provide creative development opportunities for young individuals to gain knowledge and skills to pursue career paths in the creative media industry and digital content creation. Throughout 2020 and 2021 we have worked and collaborated with a local charity organisation ARTification where we hosted multiple online events and in-person events at their Community hub. With the support of charity organisation ARTification we have been given the opportunity to hold our creative development program at their community centre with the facility to carry out our program in a safe friendly environment in the heart of North Acton.


Location Ealing

About the space



London Borough of Ealing

How will the money be spent?Total £11,134

1x Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro - £1,969 (18%)
1x Apple 13" MacBook Pro (Post Production) - £1,555 (14%)
Venue: Community Centre - £1,400 (13%)
2x Canon EOS M50 Mark II Mirrorless Camera - £1,398 (13%)
2x Hollyland Mars 400S Pro HDMI Video Transmitter - £1,232 (11%)
1x Blackmagic Design ATEM Mini Extreme ISO Live Streaming Production - £1,025 (9%)
2x Canon EOS M50 Mark II Camera EF 50 mm Lens - £778 (7%)
4x DBS Volunteers Certificates @£53.40 - £214 (2%)
1x Samsung T5 2 TB USB Portable SSD (Blackmagic Camera) - £203 (2%)
Advertisement on West Side Radio - £200 (2%)
Other - £1,160 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

1x Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro
1x Apple 13" MacBook Pro (Post Production)
Venue: Community Centre
2x Canon EOS M50 Mark II Mirrorless Camera
2x Hollyland Mars 400S Pro HDMI Video Transmitter
1x Blackmagic Design ATEM Mini Extreme ISO Live Streaming Production
2x Canon EOS M50 Mark II Camera EF 50 mm Lens
4x DBS Volunteers Certificates @£53.40
1x Samsung T5 2 TB USB Portable SSD (Blackmagic Camera)
Advertisement on West Side Radio
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  • Spacehive fees
  • 2x Wireless Lavalier Microphones
  • 2x Neewer Professional Camera Tripod
  • 2x SanDisk Extreme Pro 256GB SD Card (Canon Cameras)
  • VAT
  • 4x Blackmagic Camera Batteries NP-F570
  • 2x Neewer Camera Bags (Canon Cameras)
  • Transaction Fees


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Provide Summer camp in Creative media production
  • Provide Half Term Creative Media production workshops
  • Purchases Further equipment

Total £11,134

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