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Dec 1, 2011 Learn how to use the stop motion animation software ‘Frame Thief’ to animate clay, paper, or anything that isn’t tied down. Its fun and easy. Students will create a simple clay animation project to promote CCTV, which will be shown on our television channels.Dates: Sun, 1/8/2012 6:00 - 9:00 PM Tue, 1/10/2012 6:00 - 9:00 PM Thur, 1/12/2012 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge... more
Dec 1, 2011 Photoshop CS4: Advanced Techniques In this workshop, you will learn how to use Photoshop to create a 11 x 17 poster to promote your show. Topics include: Working with multiple layers and forming layer ‘Groups’. Color matching and manipulation. Resizing, skewing and distorting layers and text. Advanced layer blending techniques and alignment. Adding text with shadows and effects.... more
Nov 30, 2011 Music Makers, for ages 5-7, is a learning program which integrates singing, creative as well as structured movement, playing instruments and ensemble work, ear training and guided listening. This developmentally sound approach to music literacy builds symbolic thinking, concentration, memory, and self expression; children also start to work with written musical patterns too. This is a drop-off... more
Nov 30, 2011 Developed to build attention and self-expression, activities include singing, chanting, moving, focused listening, musical games, exploring musical instruments, creative movement and storytelling. The Cycle of Seasons nurtures your growing child’s ability to use language and participate in dramatic play within a musical context. Fun family packets including wonderful music CDs are included for... more
Nov 30, 2011 Designed for parents/caregivers and their babies/toddlers to take together, these weekly classes help you learn how to play musically with your children. Together you’ll sing, chant, move, dance, listen, and play simple instruments, all activities that bridge the natural connection between music and movement. Included in tuition, a parent guidebook along with the Musikgarten CD and an instrument... more
Nov 19, 2011 Are you a caregiver for an elderly family member, friend, or client? Are you faced with difficult elder-related decisions? Do you or the senior you care for live in Cambridge? Then this workshop is for you! Community Dispute Settlement Center is offering a FREE workshop for elder caregivers called Dealing with Conflict Effectively: Tools for the Caregivers Toolbox thanks to a grant from the... more
Nov 15, 2011 Host your own TV show and make media around issues that affect you and your community. CCTV offers television time, training and access to our production equipment. Sound interesting? You can do it all by becoming a CCTV member. The first step is to attend an orientation to learn all about becoming a member, the facilities, equipment and training that are available, member policies, and more.... more
Nov 11, 2011 Gain Studio Camera, Floor Director, VTR Operator certification through actual experience planning a shooting a Studio show. A great first production experience, and terrific way to meet other producers. Dates: Wed, 12/7/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM Thur, 12/8/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM Wed, 12/14/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM Thur, 12/15/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in... more
Nov 3, 2011 This class will cover the basic functions of the Panasonic DVX100b. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with this camcorder. This class will certify Access Members to check-out CCTV camcorders.Dates: Tue, 12/06/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and... more
Nov 3, 2011 The Field Camera II course builds upon the knowledge gained from Field Camera I. The class will explore more advanced functions in the Panasonic DVX100B camera, and discuss camera and lighting theories to make you a better videographer! Pre-requisite: Field Camera I. Dates: Tue, 12/20/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in... more
Oct 28, 2011 In this workshop in, you will learn how to use Photoshop to create a 4 x 6 postcard to promote your show. Topics include: Understanding resolution for print and for the web. Setting up a document with proper dimensions and resolution for print. Using guides and grids to properly align graphics. Resizing layers. Adding special effects to the layers. Adding text. Dates: Tue, 12/6/2011 6:00 PM... more
Oct 28, 2011 Edit I introduces students to the theory and tools of video editing. Session 1 introduces students to the history and principles of film/video editing by viewing and discussing excerpts ranging from feature films to commercials. See how editors compose, manipulate, arrange, and layer images and sounds for powerful effect. Sessions 2 and 3 are spent exploring Apple’s professional grade video... more
Oct 28, 2011 Are you up-to-speed on Macintosh OSX? You will need to be if you want to use CCTV's computer lab or edit suites and enroll in CCTV's video editing courses! This course will equip you with the skills and confidence to work more effectively at CCTV or on your own Mac. Even if you are a confirmed Microsoft Windows user, we’ll help you get oriented quickly to the Mac interface. Already a CCTV lab... more
Oct 19, 2011 The Field Camera II course builds upon the knowledge gained from Field Camera I. The class will explore more advanced functions in the Panasonic DVX100B camera, and discuss camera and lighting theories to make you a better videographer! Pre-requisite: Field Camera I. Dates: Thur, 11/17/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in... more
Oct 19, 2011 This class will cover the basic functions of the Panasonic DVX100b. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with this camcorder. This class will certify Access Members to check-out CCTV camcorders.Dates: Wed, 1/11/2012 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and... more
Oct 19, 2011 In this workshop, you will learn advanced features and tools in Final Cut Pro 7 to manipulate animated titles, motion graphics and filter effects. Topics covered include: Using Photoshop to create custom graphics that will be integrated into Final Cut Pro 7 as a sequence for animation. learning to work with multiple sequences within one project. Learning to control key frames in Final Cut to... more
Oct 19, 2011 Are you up-to-speed on Macintosh OSX? You will need to be if you want to use CCTV's computer lab or edit suites and enroll in CCTV's video editing courses! This course will equip you with the skills and confidence to work more effectively at CCTV or on your own Mac. Even if you are a confirmed Microsoft Windows user, we’ll help you get oriented quickly to the Mac interface. Already a CCTV lab... more
Oct 19, 2011 Edit I introduces students to the theory and tools of video editing. Session 1 introduces students to the history and principles of film/video editing by viewing and discussing excerpts ranging from feature films to commercials. See how editors compose, manipulate, arrange, and layer images and sounds for powerful effect. Sessions 2 and 3 are spent exploring Apple’s professional grade video... more
Oct 10, 2011 This course will cover the fundamentals of research and preparation for conducting professional, concise and effective subject interviews and monologues for television and print media. Curriculum includes: Interview types, environment & layout, equipment, guest selection, pre-interview prep, controlling the interview, and more. Video and audio interview clips will be reviewed for comparison... more
Sep 9, 2011 Learn how to produce a documentary by working as part of a documentary team with your classmates. The documentary produced in this class will be featured on CCTV’s Cambridge Media Map. Learn about all the different stages of production and equipment that you will need to make your very own documentary. This class will certify Access Members to checkout CCTV camcorders and reserve CCTV edit suites... more
Sep 4, 2011 Host your own TV show and make media around issues that affect you and your community. CCTV offers television time, training and access to our production equipment. Sound interesting? You can do it all by becoming a CCTV member. The first step is to attend an orientation to learn all about becoming a member, the facilities, equipment and training that are available, member policies, and more.... more

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