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Dec 23, 2014 You will learn the basics of the BeLive studio. We will cover the video switcher, the document camera, roll-in deck, the computer, and taking phone calls from viewers. We will also briefly cover “LIVE” on-camera presentation techniques, and discuss policies, procedures and responsibilities. Instructor: Will Kurtz Date: Sun, 03/08/2015, 3:00PM - 4:00 PM This free mini class is open to... more
Dec 23, 2014 In this introductory workshop you will learn the basics of non-linear editing with Apple's Final Cut Pro X by putting together an edited promo. Topics covered include: • How to work with Events & Projects. • Using intuitive tools to organize and edit your clips. • Sharing your project. Instructor: Garabed Setrakian Dates: Mon, 03/09/2015, 6:00 PM Tue, 03/10/2015, 6:00 PM Wed, 03/11/2015, 6:... more
Dec 23, 2014 In this workshop, you will be introduced to audio concepts, microphones and other audio gear, and basic audio recording techniques. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV's audio equipment. Instructor: Kelsey Jarboe Date: Sun, 03/08/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance registration is required and is... more
Dec 23, 2014 This class covers the basic functions of CCTV’s professional camcorders, including the JVC GYHM150U HD camera and the Panasonic DVX100B SD camera. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with these camcorders. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV camcorders - it is required to check out CCTV cameras. Instructor: Jon Dorn Date: Thu, 03/05/2015, 6:00PM... more
Dec 23, 2014 This hands-on workshop is designed for students without any prior experience with Photoshop. Learn how to navigate Photoshop’s work area and commonly used tools and basic image correction functions for print and web. During session two, we’ll dive a little deeper to explore the creative possibilities of image manipulation. Students are encouraged to bring their own images and projects to class.... more
Dec 23, 2014 “Acting is not about being someone different. It’s finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there.” - Meryl Streep In this course you will learn and implement fundamental elements of acting. You will learn the importance of each facet from the voice, body, to the text and how to put it all together for a complete as well as dynamic performance. The class... more
Dec 23, 2014 Ever wonder how the weatherman can stand in front of the world? In this two-session class you will learn how to set up a chroma key studio, edit out the background in FCP, and finally insert a still or video background of your choice. Students will have created their own single shot chroma-keyed scenes by the end of this class. The sky is an option, but not the limit! Instructor: Garabed... more
Dec 23, 2014 This workshop is an interactive demonstration of the role of lighting in film and TV production, and basic lighting concepts & techniques. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV's lighting equipment.Instructor: Jon Dorn Date: Thu, 02/19/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance registration is required and... more
Dec 23, 2014 This class is to assist you in the process of researching and applying for funding for your next video or arts-related project. The class will discuss major grants as well as crowdfunding opportunities, where to look for grants and funding, and the basics of what is commonly required when applying for a grant. Instructor: Amy DiPlacido Date: Sun, 03/01/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes... more
Dec 23, 2014 In this introductory workshop you will learn the basics of non-linear editing with Apple's Final Cut Pro X by putting together an edited promo. Topics covered include: • How to work with Events & Projects. • Using intuitive tools to organize and edit your clips. • Sharing your project. Instructor: Garabed Setrakian Dates: Currently postponed. New dates will be announced soon. All regular... more
Dec 23, 2014 This class covers the basic functions of CCTV’s professional camcorders, including the JVC GYHM150U HD camera and the Panasonic DVX100B SD camera. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with these camcorders. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV camcorders - it is required to check out CCTV cameras. Instructor: Jon Dorn Date: Thu, 02/05/2015, 6:00PM... more
Dec 23, 2014 Gain Studio Camera and Floor Director certification, as well as exposure to technical directing through actual experience planning and shooting a studio show that will be shown on CCTV’s channels and website. This class culminates in an exciting live studio shoot with a local band. A great first production experience, and a terrific way to meet other producers. This class certifies Access... more
Dec 23, 2014 In this intermediate workshop, you will learn powerful post-production features of Final Cut Pro X. Topics covered include: multi-cam editing, chroma key, animation techniques, and keyframing. Take your editing skills to the next level! Instructor: Garabed Setrakian Pre-requisite: Edit I Dates: Mon, 02/02/2015, 6:00 PM Tue, 02/03/2015, 6:00 PM Wed, 02/04/2015, 6:00 PM All regular classes have... more
Dec 23, 2014 For those comfortable with basic electronic safety and signal flow, this is a hands on workshop on how to set up and troubleshoot a simple indoor live sound system. We will address different gear, mixing, and space/size concepts (bar, theater, studio, bedroom, etc) to set up for a poetry reading, a karaoke night, and a small rock band. Instructor: Kelsey Jarboe Pre-requisite: Audio 101 Date: Wed... more
Dec 19, 2014 Whether you love to paint, wish you knew how to make a clay vase, or have tried linocuts and want to try other printmaking techniques, Maud Morgan Arts has a class for you! Classes available for all ages and all skill levels. Registration is now open, and spaces are filling fast, so register today. See our website for class details and descriptions and information about our faculty (www.... more
Dec 18, 2014 WHOLE TREE IDENTIFICATION Saturday, March 7 1 to 3 pm Neville Place Assisted Living Facility front door 650 Concord Avenue Come get acquainted with some extraordinary trees that you will find easy to remember because of their unique shapes, bark, and branching patterns. Many of these impressive “specimen trees”* are out on the golf course, and are inaccessible to the public during other seasons.... more
Dec 18, 2014 Film Screening: Dirt! The Movie Monday, Jan. 12 6:00-7:30pm at the Walter J. Sullivan Treatment Facility - PLEASE REGISTER Did you know that 2015 is the United Nations’ International Year of the Soils? Come watch this documentary that illuminates the science behind the importance of soil for all. Staff will be on hand to discuss soil conservation right here at Fresh Pond. Believe it or not,... more
Dec 3, 2014 Have you ever looked up at the lighting grid in the big studio and wondered what all those crazy things were? In this workshop you will learn the lighting grid, and use the lighting board in order to add some creativity to your show. You will learn the proper safety involved in moving the lights, setting up different looks and a general overview of 3 point lighting. Instructor: Ben Brown Pre-... more
Dec 2, 2014 Are you looking for a small middle and high school where your child will be academically challenged and closely supported by highly skilled teachers? Community Charter School of Cambridge (CCSC) is now accepting applications for students entering grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 in 2015-16. Cambridge residents and siblings of current CCSC students have preference in our enrollment lottery, but students from... more
Dec 2, 2014 Are you looking for a small middle and high school where your child will be academically challenged and closely supported by highly skilled teachers? Community Charter School of Cambridge (CCSC) is now accepting applications for students entering grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 in 2015-16. Cambridge residents and siblings of current CCSC students have preference in our enrollment lottery, but students from... more
Nov 11, 2014 Age Engage is a collaboration between Google and CCTV that seeks to teach individuals over 50 how to use the Internet. During Age Engage, people over 50 are paired with Google employees for one-to-one training. The trainings are designed to teach participants Internet skills according to their interest and experience. Participants can learn things like how to search the world wide web, send and... more

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