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Apr 2, 2017
Learn how to program interactive art in this single session five-hour workshop! No prior programming, art or design experience is required. You will work in small teams to design, build and publish new digital artworks. We will teach the basics of programming and give you the specific skills required to design for the screen. Examples of works include narrative stories, proximity sensing words...
Mar 30, 2017
Learn how to program interactive art in this single session five-hour workshop! No prior programming, art or design experience is required. You will work in small teams to design, build and publish new digital artworks. We will teach the basics of programming and give you the specific skills required to design for the screen. Examples of works include narrative stories, proximity sensing words...
Dec 22, 2016
Learn the fundamentals of improv comedy in this two part improv workshop. We will explore “finding game” (where exactly the humor is located in a particular scene) while keeping our characters grounded throughout various beats of scenes. If you enjoy exercising your mind and working together with fun, interesting people, this class is for you! Instructor: Travis Wyman Dates:Wed, 01/25/2017, 7...
Apr 2, 2017
Participants in this class will explore the theoretical and practical issues that arise when reporting on other cultures. How can you effectively report on different cultures? How do you decide on the type of language and visual aids to use? How should you tackle the linguistic and cultural challenges that you will face? How do you develop contacts within that community? Participants will read...
Mar 30, 2017
Learn a bit about the women’s movement in journalism that brought about household names like Barbara Walters, Diane Sawyer and Oprah Winfrey. Then deconstruct contemporary newscasts and the role women play in modern-day news. 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-...
Sep 27, 2016
FREE SEMINAR - Copyright and Open Source Resources 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. Instructor: Brad Glanden Date:Thu, 12/15/2016, 6:...
Apr 2, 2017
Pre-requisite: you must use at least two forms of social media Twitter? Facebook? Pinterest? Instagram? Are you using social media with little effect? Having trouble measuring what’s working and what’s not? In this class you will learn how to set up and run social media campaigns to help your business or organization and how to measure your efforts. Learn how to run data driven social media...
Mar 30, 2017
Learn how to program interactive art in this single session five-hour workshop! No prior programming, art or design experience is required. You will work in small teams to design, build and publish new digital artworks. We will teach the basics of programming and give you the specific skills required to design for the screen. Examples of works include narrative stories, proximity sensing words...
Sep 26, 2016
This class will focus on how to to present oneself while being interviewed on camera. We go over how to feel comfortable sitting in the spotlight, how to get your point across, and how to look natural while doing it. The first session will focus on presenting yourself as the person being interviewed, while the second session will have you in the interviewer’s seat. You will learn strategies...
Apr 2, 2017
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...
Mar 30, 2017
Dive deeper into the actor’s process through in-depth exercises, performance opportunities, how to take on the business as a creative and more. This exciting class will prepare you to take on everything from the audition to the final performance process. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one for Access...
Jul 2, 2016
CCTV MONTHLY FREE LECTURE SERIES Beginning in February 2016, CCTV is launched a monthly series of high-caliber seminar classes that are completely free and open to the general public (this includes non-members and non-residents). These classes are taught by highly educated practitioners in their field, and are a rare opportunity to sample the kind of resources available at CCTV. FREE...
Apr 2, 2017
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. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@...
Mar 30, 2017
Pre-requisite: Mac proficiency (NECESSARY) From the clash of swords in an ancient battle to the distant sound of an owl at night, effective sound design gives meaning to noise. Sound designers communicate by immersing the audience in a sonic universe unique to the narrative. This seminar class will cover the concepts of creating foley, layering individual elements into complex sound...
Jun 30, 2016
We all start somewhere, and this includes film and video production! In this class, you will learn the basics of the pre-production process ranging from business to legal to creative. By the end, you will understand the needs of a production and how to get your next project off of the ground! This workshop will provide information helpful to seasoned producers as well as absolute beginners....
Apr 2, 2017
The moving image is becoming increasingly important in social media. Short and fascinating video content on your social media platforms will undoubtedly get you people’s attention. This class will detail the key elements that need to be covered while creating video content that will ensure that your audience wants to keep engaging with your brand. These include, but are not limited to, aesthetics...
Dec 27, 2016
FREE SEMINAR - Copyright and Open Source Resources 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. Instructor: Brad Glanden Date:Thu, 03/09/2017, 6:00PM...
Jun 30, 2016
CCTV MONTHLY FREE LECTURE SERIES Beginning in February 2016, CCTV is launched a monthly series of high-caliber seminar classes that are completely free and open to the general public (this includes non-members and non-residents). These classes are taught by highly educated practitioners in their field, and are a rare opportunity to sample the kind of resources available at CCTV. FREE...
Apr 2, 2017
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...
Dec 27, 2016
This course will explore the fundamentals of journalism—from idea generation to content creation. How do you identify a story? What makes a good story? How can you create a compelling pitch/proposal? What are the elements of effective reporting? What media works for you story? How do you incorporate multimedia into a story? These are the questions that will guide our discussions and learning in...
Mar 28, 2016
CCTV MONTHLY FREE LECTURE SERIES Beginning in February 2016, CCTV is launched a monthly series of high-caliber seminar classes that are completely free and open to the general public (this includes non-members and non-residents). These classes are taught by highly educated practitioners in their field, and are a rare opportunity to sample the kind of resources available at CCTV. A class will...

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