special Gallery

Engaging Your Board Members & Staff with Social Media

Engaging Your Board Members & Staff
Wed, 09/25/2019 - 10:00

Get your staff and board on board with social media! Come learn the different ways you can mobilize your board members and staff to support your organization’s mission and goals via social media.

1 Session - Wednesday, September 25 - 10am-12pm - with Metter Media

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Financing Your Film

Financing Your Film
Tue, 07/23/2019 - 18:00

How to fund your film is one of the most challenging aspects of media production. In this course, you will learn strategies and resources to help navigate the complex world of funding: securing a fiscal sponsor, running a successful crowd-funding campaign, building an audience and getting your project off the ground!

1 session - Tuesday - July 23rd - 6-9pm - with Scotty Vercoe

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Promoting Your Podcast

Promoting Your Podcast
Mon, 07/29/2019 - 18:00

Let the world know about your podcast with Promoting Your Podcast! This one time workshop will cover all the necessities of building your audience, from social media marketing to hosting services to creating your own website.

1 session - Monday - July 29th - 6-9pm - with Caitlin Arcand

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Copyright & Creativity

Copyright & Creativity
Wed, 07/31/2019 - 18:00

When you set out to create your own media, questions about copyright law are difficult to avoid. This class will cover the basics: copyrighting your work, fair use, licensing, Creative Commons and open source, and how and when you may incorporate existing material into your own work.

1 session -Wednesday - July 31st - 6-9pm - with Brad Glanden

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Sketch Comedy

Sketch Comedy
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 18:00

Have you always wondered what goes into shows like Saturday Night Live and Key and Peele? Sketch Comedy Workshop is your crash course into everything sketch comedy. Students will learn will how to think like a comedian, developing the skills of comedic acting, script writing and character building.

3 sessions - Thursdays - August 15th, 22nd & 29th - 6-9pm - with Caitlin Arcand

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Screenwriting

Screenwriting
Wed, 09/11/2019 - 18:00

Students will learn the basics of screenwriting, including how to tell a story, create characters, and format a script. Each student will write the script for a short film, and in the last class there will be a reading and discussion of each script.

3 sessions - Wednesdays - September 11th, 18th & 25th - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Live Stream Like a Boss

Live Stream Like a Boss
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 18:00

Almost anyone can stream live video from a phone or laptop, and that’s why everyone is doing it. But it looks weak, doesn’t it? Streams struggle with poor video quality and weak internet connections and it distracts from your awesome content. Take it to the next level with CCTV’s portable streaming encoder, the Vidiu by Teradek, to stream broadcast quality video. You’ll learn how to operate a pro level encoder, make your live event look totally sick, and pull down some heavy likes.

1 session - Monday - September 16th - 6-8:30pm - with Sean Effel

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Mad Mad 3D World: Intro to 3D Environment Design

Intro to 3D Environment Design
Wed, 09/25/2019 - 18:00

Learn how to build your own dream world--in 3D! Join us to learn the basics of 3D design using Maya Autodesk, a leading 3D animation and design software. You will build your own 3D environment, which you will texture using Photoshop. Your creation will have no limits aside from your imagination. Students who participate in this course will be on their way to many things--including building worlds fit for Virtual Reality!

2 sessions - Wednesday & Thursday - September 25th & 26th - 6-9pm - with Xia Rondeau

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Intro to Voice Over

Intro to Voice Over
Sun, 09/22/2019 - 16:00

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 - September 22 - 4-7pm - with Demetria Bridges

Register Today! contact Ellen Daoust at 617-661-6900 or email ellen@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Introduction To Voice Over

Introduction To Voice Over
Sun, 06/30/2019 - 18:00

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.

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Intro to Youtube

Intro to Youtube
Wed, 05/29/2019 - 18:00

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.

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Intermediate Podcasting

Intermediate Podcasting
Sun, 06/02/2019 - 18:00

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 into your podcast project. This is a great follow-up to the Introduction to Podcasting class.

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Introduction to Podcasting

Introduction to Podcasting
Sun, 05/19/2019 - 18:00

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

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Introduction to Podcasting

Introduction to Podcasting
Mon, 04/22/2019 - 18:00

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@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

HOT STEAM II

HOT STEAM II
Thu, 04/18/2019 - 18:00

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.

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Play Night

Play Night
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 18:00

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 Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Making Your Website With Wordpress

Making Your Website With Wordpress
Thu, 01/24/2019 - 18:00

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 a website for a future employer, this is the class for you.

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Music for Film & Visual Media

Music for Film & Visual Media
Sun, 02/03/2019 - 18:00

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 Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Using Social Media for Activism

Using Social Media for Activism
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 18:00

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 recommended.

1 session - Thursday - February 7th - 6-9pm - with Patricia Egessa

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Mad Mad 3D World: Intro to 3D Environment Design

Intro to 3D Environment Design
Sun, 03/03/2019 - 18:00

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 imagination. Students who participate in this course will be on their way to many things--including building worlds fit for Virtual Reality!

Cambridge Community Television
Subject: 
Event Type: 

Pages