Academy of Storytellers

Online Video School

An online school and community to help you learn video and connect with fellow friendly content creators.

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Welcome to the Academy

Picture this: a group of thousands of video content creators from around the world band together with a genuine desire to help each other succeed. This is the Academy of Storytellers. Welcome, friend.

  • Learn From Experts

    Learn and interact with expert educators who love sharing everything they know.

  • Make New Friends

    Friendly, helpful, inclusive, global—unlike any other community of video-creators.

  • Get Better, Together

    We’re all here to help you make great videos, and have a lot of fun in the process.


Fresh Weekly Content

All of the video-making education and resources you’ve been searching for—in one place and always expanding.


Master the key skills required for making great videos with in-depth Classes.

On Set

Join real pros On Set, watching and learning as they bring real world projects to life.

Quick Tips

When time is tight, queue up a Quick Tip to learn something new in 5 minutes or less.


Skip all of the typical gear confusion with in-depth How To’s, Reviews, and Suggested Kits.


Participate in member-only Events and live webinars featuring expert panelists.


An inspiration beacon, Spotlights highlight community members doing great things.

Amazing partners. Amazing perks

Get exclusive discounts and specials on your favorite products from the best companies in the industry.

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What Our Members Say


“The Academy is an indispensable tool for my business. If you're a team of one filmmaker, you can't afford NOT to be a member.”

— Tito West

“If I had this type of resource when I first started out four years ago, I would have saved a ton of money and time and reduced my learning curve.”

— Scott C.

“Having gone to film school, I can honestly say that for me, the Academy is a more valuable way to learn.”

— Maclean C.

“I love the whole ‘fly on the wall’ feel of the On Set classes, as we get to follow around a successful videographer as he completes a project.”

— Ruth E.

"I find in The Academy an amazing tool for improving my skills and learning in a really easy going and friendly way.”

— Isabel V.

“The Academy has given me access to a whole world of ideas and approaches that previously I would have had no chance of getting.”

— Matt S.

“It can be scary going it alone, but I’m finding great comfort knowing there are many other filmmakers out there just like me and we’re all sharing our experiences and stories.”

— Scott G

“This is definitely one of the most extensive and comprehensive sites to learn how to create videos that will stand out from the crowd!”

— Frances S.

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