Vincent Mutiso is a freelance Location Sound Recordist based in Nairobi Kenya and a student at Africa Digital Media Institute (ADMI) taking a Diploma in Film and Television Production. We sat down with him to learn more about the sound department and his involvement in Zamaradi Productions’s Dream Child.
Atieno is a Kenyan feature film that tells the story of Atieno, a 16-year-old Kisumu who drops out of school and is forced to fend for her sick father and her siblings. She goes to live in Mathare slums in Nairobi in search of work and encounters a lot of obstacles.
From a young age, Elisha Ojiambo has always been passionate about filmmaking and storytelling.
Through ADMI’s Placement office, Elisha got an internship at Covenant Television Network (CTN TV), which transitioned into a full-time job. He is a camera operator and technical assistant. CTN TV is a global upcoming Christian Faith television channel with a worldwide reach through its online channel.
We caught up with him to learn about his journey so far.
Two years ago, Tevin Sudi was undertaking Architecture at a local university. However, his passion was in Sound Engineering. He quit Architecture and convinced his mother to allow him to join ADMI's Diploma in Sound Engineering. His passion, talent, and hard work paid off.
By day, Olivia Ambani is a Nairobi-based social media consultant and visual designer. By night, she is an upcoming singer - songwriter with a beautiful voice. Olivia holds a BA in Communications and Media and MA in Design from the University of Leeds. Olivia describes a social media consultant as, “Someone who creates content for social media platforms.”
Nairobi based set designer Claire-Marie Njoki was one of the stars of the Too Early For Birds Brazen Edition (TEFBrazen) play. The TEFBrazen edition was an all female-led show. From the cast, to the crew, to the stories being told, the TEFBrazen play shared stories of five women who shaped Kenya. Zarina Patel, Mekatilili wa Menza, Wangu wa Makeri, Field Marshal Muthoni Kirima and the Nandi lady who led to Luanda Magere’s death.
Not all music producers have the money to purchase the most expensive music production software when embarking on their journey as music producers or starting a new business. With the high level of competition in the music industry, it is important to have access to the best music production software to produce world-class music. Fortunately, there exists a lot of free and affordable music production software that you can choose to do the work well. We have compiled a list of the 5 best music production software and their features:
Film school experience - Testimony
Thok Koang Thor is a Film & TV Production student who is passionate about filmmaking and is working towards becoming a professional filmmaker. He joined ADMI after completing a certificate in video production program that was offered by ADMI in partnership with FilmAid in Kakuma refugee camp. This is his story.
On Being a Digital Marketing Strategist.
Based in Nairobi, Kenya, Gesora Mwasi is an entrepreneur who has been running his own digital marketing strategy firm, Sage Identity, for the past 2 years. Before that he’d worked at a corporate for 3 years managing their digital media department. We caught up with him to learn how he came to be a digital marketing strategist.