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Mar 14, 2019 This workshop will prepare you to easily interview family members. We will cover an introduction to oral history, interviewing techniques, the use of a digital recorder, and methods to preserve your recording. 1 session - Wednesday - June 26th - 6-8pm - with Alyssa Pacy Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org Advance registration is required and is... more
Mar 14, 2019 Participants will be learning the nuances of voice acting for media production and branding. The objective is for participants to have an increased awareness of the power of vocal mastery and their individual potential to master their own voice and start a voice over career through hands-on activities and teamwork. 1 session - Sunday - June 30th - 6-9pm - with Demetria Bridges Register Today... more
Mar 14, 2019 In this introductory class, you will learn some basics about the YouTube platform, how to create a channel, and how to upload and manage your videos. We'll cover content policies, how to find music to use for your videos and talk about how to get started with your first project. 1 session - Wednesday - May 29th - 6-9pm - with Christopher Schmidt Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-... more
Mar 14, 2019 This 3-session course is ideal for students ready to take the next step on their podcasting journey! Whether you’re waiting for the opportunity to start recording and producing the podcast of your dreams or just looking for a little assistance in advancing an already-existing podcast, this workshop environment will allow you the space, equipment, and guidance necessary to breathe fresh energy... more
Mar 14, 2019 A one-time crash course to get you started toward creating a podcast of your own. Together we’ll figure out what podcast format is best for you, what kind of equipment you’ll need, what kind of stories we can tell through podcast, and how to make it on your own terms. 1 session - Sunday - May 19th - 6-9pm - with Emily Parent Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@... more
Mar 14, 2019 A one-time crash course to get you started toward creating a podcast of your own. Together we’ll figure out what podcast format is best for you, what kind of equipment you’ll need, what kind of stories we can tell through podcast, and how to make it on your own terms. 1 session - Monday - April 22nd - 6-9pm - with Emily Parent Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@... more
Mar 14, 2019 HOT STEAM is an annual film/video/art screening that brings scientists and artists together to exhibit and discuss science in an exciting and accessible way. It is free and open to the public and will be held at the MIT Museum. more
Dec 22, 2018 We’ve got a lot of cool, new, fancy and fun equipment at CCTV this year, so let’s play with it!! For this event, CCTV will be bringing out our *brand new* Virtual Reality system and headset, our 360 cameras, Playtronica set, drawing tablets, the Go Pros and more. We hope to see you there! 1 session - Wednesday - January 16th - 6-9pm - with Peter Levine and Keaton Fox Register Today! contact... more
Dec 22, 2018 WordPress is one of the world’s most popular web design tools; it’s free, easy to use, and it creates professional looking websites. In this introductory class, you will learn how to start a WordPress account, create pages and posts, insert multimedia, and control your website’s look and feel. Whether you’d like to create your own website from scratch, or gain the technical knowledge to maintain... more
Dec 22, 2018 This seminar introduces the concepts of how music can effectively accompany visuals. Topics include music selection and placement, building emotion and finding royalty-free music for your project. The course is open to musicians and non-musicians. GarageBand will be used in this class, but no prior experience is required. 1 session - Sunday - February 3rd - 6-9pm - with Scotty Vercoe Register... more
Dec 22, 2018 Activists are increasingly using the power of social media to raise awareness about particular issues and to raise funding for their cause. In this workshop, you will explore several case studies of effective social media campaigns employed by activists and will discuss the future trends in social media activism. Basic knowledge of or involvement with social media platforms is strongly... more
Dec 22, 2018 The real world can sometimes stink. That’s why you should learn how to build your own dream world--in 3D! Join us for “Mad Mad 3D World” to learn the basics of 3D design using Maya Autodesk, which is a leading 3D animation and design software. In this course you will build your own 3D environment, which you will texture using Photoshop. Your creation will have no limits aside from your... more
Dec 22, 2018 Has a 3D animation ever blown you away? Have you ever thought to yourself, hey, it would be pretty cool to be a 3D animator? Look no further. In this class you will create your own character, loosely based on yourself or a friend, who you will bring to life with color and animation. By the end of this course, you will have the confidence and basic tool set needed to start your journey in becoming... more
Dec 21, 2018 How do you reach an audience you can’t see to tell a story that informs, educates and entertains? How do you arrest a listener’s attention and keep them coming back for more? In this class, you’ll learn the strategies of effective communication for your media project. You’ll understand how to master your voice by using on demand tools like pitch, inflection, tone and more for superior performance... more
Sep 27, 2018 A one-time crash course to get you started creating a podcast of your own. Together we’ll figure out what podcast format is best for you, what kind of equipment you’ll need, what kind of stories we can tell through podcast, and how to make it on your own terms. 1 session - Monday - October 15th - 6-9pm - with Emily Parent Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@... more
Sep 27, 2018 We’ve got a lot of cool new fancy and fun equipment at CCTV this year, so let’s play with it!! For this event, CCTV will be bringing out our 360 camera, new virtual reality headsets, Playtronica set, drawing tablets, the Go Pros and more. This will also be a good time to explore Lab 2’s makeover as we turn it into a more flexible workspace for members. We hope to see you there ! 1 session -... more
Sep 27, 2018 How do you reach an audience you can’t see to tell a story that informs, educates and entertains? How do you arrest a listener’s attention and keep them coming back for more? In this class, you’ll learn the strategies of effective communication for your media project. You’ll understand how to master your voice by using on-demand tools like pitch, inflection, tone and more for superior performance... more
Sep 27, 2018 In this course, you will learn how to access leading online learning platform Lynda.com with your library card to unlock thousands of online video courses. Learn how to design a website, play the guitar, improve your time management skills, and more! Please bring your library card. 1 session - Tuesday - November 6th - from 6-8pm - with Susannah Borysthen-Tkacz Register Today! contact Keaton Fox... more
Sep 27, 2018 Creative choices that are made prior to the production stage can add layers of expression and meaning to a film or video work. This class will explore the planning stages that precede production, paying close attention to the areas of cinematography, art direction, storyboarding, and sound. Students will then examine a script excerpt and design a portfolio that transforms the written word into an... more
Sep 26, 2018 In this intro to VR workshop, you’ll experience virtual worlds as you’ve never seen them before. Travel to the tip of Mount Everest or the deepest ocean floors. All from the comfort of the CCTV classroom. 1 session - Thursday - December 13th - 6-8pm - with Anthony Marquette Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one... more
Jul 2, 2018 WordPress is one of the world’s most popular web design tools; it’s free, easy to use, and it creates professional looking websites. In this introductory class, you will learn how to start a WordPress account, create pages and posts, insert multimedia, and control your website’s look and feel. Whether you’d like to create your own website from scratch, or gain the technical knowledge to maintain... more

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