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How to: Add voices

By Mixital
How to: Add voices

From Sharon's dulcet tones to the Grant Mitchell's distinctive growl - voice effects can really bring your EastEnders stories to life. Follow this step-by-step guide to adding sound to your EastEnders episode.

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How To Evoke A Sense of Place

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How To Evoke A Sense of Place

Part of bringing a fictional world alive is in creating the world you imagine for your readers. Try including a great description of a place in your next piece of writing.

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Get into game making and coding

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Get into game making and coding

Find out more about coding and digital creativity - start your journey with online courses, code clubs and coding events.

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Feed your creativity

Feed your creativity

Stuck for ideas? Inspiration rarely strikes when you're sitting at a desk, staring at a blank wall or aimlessly trawling the internet. Here are our top tips to feed your creativity and get yourself out of a creative rut.

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Where does inspiration come from?

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Where does inspiration come from?

Fayyadh, a creative connector from fortysix, gives his top tips to find inspiration for that big idea.

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Five Principles Of Animation

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Five Principles Of Animation

Have you ever wondered how people get started with animation? Andy Needle, animator and crazy brain behind the BBC Three series Wolf Jenkins and co-creator of Channel 4's Comedy Blap The Art Of Foley, filmed his top animation tips for us to help you on your way!

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Getting Into Creative Industries: 9 Lessons

By Kian
Getting Into Creative Industries: 9 Lessons

I'm Kian and I'm a Creative Strategist for the creative agency FortySix, one of Mixital's partners. As I was walking home from work, it suddenly dawned on me that I have now spent 9 months in this creative role. That's as long as it takes to bring a baby to life!

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How to: Add a character

By Mixital
How to: Add a character

An EastEnders story without characters is like Mick Carter without his trademark pink dressing gown.

Follow this simple guide to adding characters to your EastEnders story and you will gain all the skills you need to be a master storyteller.

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Get the look: Kim Fox

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Get the look: Kim Fox

Tameka Empson, the actress who plays Kim Fox in EastEnders, reveals the secrets of Walford's undisputed style icon. From crazy accessories to bright, tight fitting clothes, she explains how important clothes and style are to building a character.

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EastEnders - Mobile Maker

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EastEnders - Mobile Maker

With the new Mobile Maker you can create your very own EastEnders stories in minutes. Just go to EastEnders Soap Factory on your mobile phone to get started.

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Top tips for phone filming

Top tips for phone filming

 

To help you create the best videos you can of your artwork we've put together our top tips to help you get great results when filming with your phone.

Watch artist and designer Pascal Anson from The Big Painting Challenge on our top tips for filming with your phone.

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Get your idea out on social media

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Get your idea out on social media

Cam, social media king from fortysix, outlines his top 3 tips for getting your idea out on social media.

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Top Tips for Health and Wellbeing

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Top Tips for Health and Wellbeing

There are lots of things that you can do to improve your health and wellbeing, and they can make a big difference to how we feel. Here are our top tips.

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Shooting and editing with a smartphone

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Shooting and editing with a smartphone

With a smartphone in your pocket it's easier than ever to create a great short video. A little bit of planning and practice can go a long way, turning a bog-standard video into something fantastic. 

Here are some top tips for shooting videos with a smartphone.

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How to understand your audience

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How to understand your audience

Kian, strategist from fortysix, outlines how to get to know your audience - and why it's important.

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