Date: Monday, September 30; TIME: 7:00PM - 9:00PM; SUMMER 2013
A hands-on introduction to Scribe’s latest camcorder acquisitions: Sony’s NEX-EA50UH, featuring an APS HD CMOS sensor and 16.1 megapixel still photo capability and HXR-NX70U, a compact professional-ready camera designed for rugged environments and inclement weather.
DATE: Thursday, August 8; TIME: 7:00PM-9:00PM; SUMMER 2013
What is the process of producing a documentary film for theatrical release? Lisa Marie Russo, co-founded Fly Film, the London based production company that has produced some exceptional theatrical releases, such as Terrence Davies The Deep Blue Sea; Swandown, a collaboration between artist film-maker Andrew Kotting and writer Ian Sinclair; and most recently the Ken Loach’s documentary, The Spirit of ’45. Russo, who is a major creative force in the international film world, began working in media here in Philadelphia. She will talk about the work of producing a documentary for theatrical release and her current projects.
DATES: Tuesdays, July 16, 23, 30, August 6; TIME: 7:00PM - 9:00PM; SUMMER 2013
Using pioneering software from the MIT Media Lab it is now possible for students of all ages to learn programming in a fun and easy environment. This workshop -- with renowned computer scientist, inventor and artist John Henry Thompson -- will begin with an introduction to Scratch, which allows users to create and share interactive stories, games, music, and art. Students will also be introduced to other tools for learning and exploring creative programming.
DATES: Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10; TIME: 4:30PM – 6:30PM; SUMMER 2013
Each student will produce a short video based on their in-class experimentation with different modes of storytelling, including Japanese haiku poem and the personal essay. Students will be introduced to video camera operation, sound, editing and digital media production techniques.
DATES: Saturdays, July 20, 27, August 3, 10, 17, 24; TIME: 12:30PM - 2:30PM; SUMMER 2013
Using green screen techniques, students will produce short videos exploring the theme “I Am,” or “We Are”. Students will learn the basics of setting up a green screen, lighting, shooting and the post-production process of working with green screen footage.