All you need is a little encouragement to make great visual content.

Consultation & Workshops

Corporate Videography Consultation

We can help you improve your in-house videos! Let Colin share his experience, educational resources and equipment recommendations with your marketing or communications team and they'll write, plan, shoot and edit better videos. Consultations are all virtual for an hourly rate.

1-on-1 Photography Workshops

Learn how to use your DSLR or Mirrorless camera with a hands-on workshop with Colin. Using his own visual aids and exercises, he will explain camera settings and functions, how to achieve sharp focus and provide advice on equipment. Workshops are 3 hours and are a blend of theory and practice.

High School Mentorship

We can help make your hobby videos more professional! If you're a high school student who makes videos for fun, we can help you crank up the awesome and help develop your professional video portfolio. Your career in videography is waiting for you and we can help you get there.

Flash Photography Workshop

Get the most out of your external speed light for your DSLR or Mirrorless camera. Learn how to use your flash and separate yourself from other photographers by developing a lighting style that's unique. This workshop is 2 hours and is practical and theoretical.

You’re already awesome at taking photos and videos. Let’s get more awesome together.

Empty Cup Media has been teaching filmmaking and photography since 2007 to a wide range of students. From grade school students to corporate communications teams, Colin can take what skills you currently have and expand on them using his own visual aids, insight and friendly teaching style.

“Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world.”

Robert McKee

Community Blog

Explore projects from Empty Cup Media’s education programs and student creations