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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 27, 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 - Tuesday - November 20th - 6-9pm - with Scotty Vercoe Register... 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
Jun 28, 2018 This class covers a rudimentary history of animation and offers you a chance to learn the fundamentals of animating, with hands-on experience including making flipbooks, working in stop motion, and trying your hand at digital animation. 2 sessions - Monday & Tuesday - September 17th & 18th - from 6-9pm - with Hannah Schill Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton... more
Apr 3, 2018 in collaboration with the Cambridge Science Festival ! more
Apr 3, 2018 This spring, CCTV will be starting a new series of seminars that will bring in local art/film/makers to discuss the innovative ways they are using new media and technology to share their unique stories. Keaton Fox + Cheyenne Harvey - Video Installation Tuesday, April 24th, 6-8pm These two artists use video installation to create meaningful moments in 3D spaces. Cheyenne Harvey uses video to... more
Apr 3, 2018 In this class, students will learn how to use our exciting new piece of technology, the 360 Camera. Instead of only capturing what’s in front of you, in just one frame, 360 cameras allow for a full 360 degree view of the world you are documenting. 1 session - Thursday - April 26th - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All... more
Apr 3, 2018 News stories usually bring you the Who, What, When, Where, but the Why is often missed. Looking at the influences, history, and environment in which a news story happens gives your story context. We’ll look at the questions that can bring context and depth to every news story. 1 session - Tuesday - May 1st - from 6-9pm - with Heather Aveson Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or... more
Apr 3, 2018 This spring, CCTV will be starting a new series of seminars that will bring in local art/film/makers to discuss the innovative ways they are using new media and technology to share their unique stories. Allison Maria Rodriguez + Catherine Siller on Video Projection & Performance Thursday, May 10th, 6-8pm These two artists use video to project their ideas of the world onto the world. Allison... more
Apr 2, 2018 1 session - Wednesday - May 23rd - from 2-4pm - with Diana Felder Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance registration is required and is accepted on a first-come basis. Early registration is advised since courses may fill up or be canceled due to low enrollment... more
Apr 2, 2018 Have you been working on a project that you are tired of looking at? Are you looking for advice from other media-makers like yourself? Do you want to see what other people are making at CCTV? Are you looking for new people to collaborate with? If the answer to any of the above questions is “yes,” then you come to our new critique sessions. On the last Wednesday of each month, we will be turning... more
Apr 2, 2018 Pre-requisites: Field Cameras 101 Have you ever watched anything move in slow motion?? Of course you have - because slow motion videos are the best !! In this class, we will be exploring different elements of slow motion videography - from watching examples online, to learning how it works, to creating our own slow motion videos with CCTV’s new 4K camera. 1 session - Tuesday - June 5th - from 6-... more
Apr 2, 2018 This spring, CCTV will be starting a new series of seminars that will bring in local art/film/makers to discuss the innovative ways they are using new media and technology to share their unique stories. Lani Asuncion + Special Guest – Video Art & Digital Storytelling Wednesday, June 6th, 6-8pm This artist uses video to explore the sociopolitics of community. Lani Asuncion uses her body and... more
Apr 2, 2018 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 - Thursdays - June 28th, July 5th, and July 12th - 6-9pm Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge... more
Apr 2, 2018 Learn about the wonderful world of podcasting. What is the process of making a podcast? How do podcasts work? Learn the beginning steps to getting your voice heard through an exciting medium. April 4th - Wednesday - 6-9pm Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance... more
Jan 8, 2018 You will learn how to quickly and efficiently search for articles, images, primary sources, reading recommendations, and more. 1 session - Wednesday - March 28th - 2-4pm - with Diana Fendler Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance registration is required and... more

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