Classes

We are in the planning stages at the moment to begin offering classes again. Please stay tuned.

Here is a list of what we used to offer. If you have any interest in these, please shoot us an email telling us. The times, dates, prices, etc. will be changing.

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1. Beginning Camera

Prerequisites

  • None

Fees

Fee: $40.00
Fee (Members): $30.00

Outline

  • HFS-21 Basic Operation
  • Equipment Safety
  • Check Out Procedures
  • Cleaning and Preparing for Check in
  • What to do if something goes wrong
  • Basic Shooting Techniques

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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2. Beginning Editing

Prerequisites

  • None

Fees

Fee: $40.00
Fee (Members): $30.00

Outline

  • Ingesting Media
  • Using iMovie and iDVD
  • Introduction to Final Cut Pro
  • Create a Title Sequence
  • Create a Credit Roll
  • Outputting Your Movie for Broadcast

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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3. Intro to Lighting

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera

Fees

Fee: $40.00
Fee (Members): $30.00

Outline

  • Basic Lighting for indoor/outdoor
  • Basic Lighting at night
  • Using colored lights
  • Safety
  • Checkout Procedures
  • Cleaning and preparing for check in

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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4. Intro to Audio

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera

Fees

Fee: $40.00
Fee (Members): $30.00

Outline

  • Types of Microphones
  • Audio Safety
  • Microphone Placement
  • Capturing and Monitoring Audio
  • Equipment Safety
  • Preparing for Check out
  • Checking Out

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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5. Advanced Camera

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera

Fees

Fee: $50.00
Fee (Members): $40.00

Outline

  • Basic Use of the EX-1/R
  • Creating Color Profiles
  • Using External Audio Sources
  • Using On Camera Lighting
  • PMW-320 Basic Operation
  • Equipment Safety
  • Check Out Procedures
  • Cleaning and Preparing for Check in
  • What to do if something goes wrong
  • Shooting Techniques

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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6. Advanced Editing

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Editing

Fees

Fee: $60.00
Fee (Members): $50.00

Outline

  • Final Cut 10 Basics
  • Final Cut Workflow
  • Transitions
  • Editing
  • Introduction to Compressor
  • Outputting your movies for DVD
  • Outputting your movies for Broadcast

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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7. Camera Support Equipment

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera
  • Advanced Camera

Fees

Fee: $50.00
Fee (Members): $40.00

Outline

  • Basics on Steady-Cam and Johnny Jib Use

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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8. Multi-Camera

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera
  • Advanced Camera
  • Intro to Lighting
  • Intro to Audio

Fees

Fee: $60.00
Fee (Members): $50.00

Outline

  • Basics in setting up shows and shots with more than one camera.

Notes

Prerequisites only required if checking out FVTV Gear

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9. Producer Boot Camp

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera
  • Beginning Editing
  • Advanced Editing
  • Advanced Camera
  • Intro to Lighting
  • Intro to Audio
  • Multi-Camera

Fees

Fee: TBD
Fee (Members): TBD

Outline

  • Planning a Production
  • Using Multiple Cameras
  • Organizing your Crew
  • Organizing your media
  • From 0 to Broadcast

Notes

TBD

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10. Director Boot Camp

Prerequisites

  • Beginning Camera
  • Beginning Editing
  • Advanced Editing
  • Advanced Camera
  • Intro to Lighting
  • Intro to Audio
  • Camera Support Equipment
  • Multi-Camera

Fees

Fee: TBD
Fee (Members): TBD

Outline

  • What to do Onset
  • Monitoring Multiple Cameras
  • Setting up the Set
  • Working with Talent
  • Media Management

Notes

TBD