Create an Awesome Multimedia Video


The word multimedia is defined as a mixture of still photos, video clips, text, audio or music and even scanned documents, combined and created into a video file. You can also include special effects that lights up your screen as it leaps into your audience mind.

The video below will give you an idea of what a multimedia video looks like.


This video is a family production effort, a fun project, involving all of us.

  • The family portrait – created by Jacob, my stepson, using free paint software from windows;
  • All videos were recorded by Jacob and Damian on iphone;
  • An iphone app called Action FX, used to create all the special effects seen in this video;
  • Storyboard video created by Alison;
  • Actors and actress in order of appearance – Damian, Jeremy, Maya and Jacob.

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How to make your video standout

Recording your video is easy, anyone can do it. You can use anything for recording these days; digital camera, video recorder, ipad or any mobile devices.

What makes yoru video standout is the story you add to make it shine and the motion effects to stimulate the brain senses. This creates excitement “The Wow Factor!

We are members of the human race that feels and want to experience excitement, fun and adventure. We want to be motivated into action that will inspire our human spirit.

Just a thought, take timeout once in awhile to have some simple family fun, your children will love it as you will too. More importantly, you help them find self-esteem and confidence in their abilities.

And you create a precious memory to treasure, always!

About Alison Laverty

Alison Laverty is a Singapore born Eurasian of Portuguese descent. Specialising in multimedia, Alison creates photo slideshows and video production for families and businesses. Her mission is to help people honour life by celebrating and recognising their achievements through photographic and video memories. Alison is currently writing her forthcoming book of memoirs "The Human Touch - A Story About Connections".