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Jun 28, 2017 This intermediate workshop is for students with some experience in Photoshop who would like to dive a little deeper into the software program to explore the creative possibilities of image manipulation. Students will learn about masks and selection techniques, along with other things. Formal class will be held from 6-8pm; 8-9pm is individual worktime on the concepts just learned, with the... more
Jun 28, 2017 Students will learn how to edit, manipulate and create any sound imaginable using Logic Pro X. Whether you want to assemble sound effects, create an entire soundtrack from scratch, or simply adjust the balance of a dialogue track, Logic has an array of powerful tools at your disposal. 3 sessions - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - September 18th, 19th, & 20th - 6-9pm - with Scotty Vercoe Register... more
Jun 28, 2017 Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with these camcorders. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV camcorders. 1 session - Thursday - September 21st - 6-9pm - with TBD instructor Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members.... more
Jun 28, 2017 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
Jun 27, 2017 DSLR cameras are relatively new tools for media producers, offering access to HD video with the versatility and complexity of a DSLR camera. DSLR Video will introduce the Canon 70D and the Rebel T2i as an advanced tool for capturing video footage. This will be a technical workshop for beginners that will cover the concepts of videography with a DSLR camera, including camera settings, shot types... more
Jun 27, 2017 With the vast range of apps and software available, it’s now possible to produce a great-looking video from concept to completion using just one handheld device - your smart phone! Thanks to HD recording capability, large view screens, built in microphones, and free and inexpensive apps for scriptwriting, planning, special effects, editing, and uploading, you have a whole production studio in... more
Jun 27, 2017 Topics covered include: • How to work with Events & Projects. • Using intuitive tools to organize and edit your clips. • Sharing your project. 3 sessions - Sunday, Monday, Tuesday - July 16th, 17th, & 18th - with Garabed Setrakian Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non... more
May 11, 2017 As you may have heard, the Administration is proposing to eliminate a question in the 2017 National Survey of Children’s Health regarding whether a child between ages 3-5 was suspended or expelled in preschool. This is the only question they are proposing to eliminate. This data is especially important because it fills a gap in the Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) data, which only covers... more
Apr 10, 2017 With so many online photo storage options today, how do you decide? How do you free up space on your devices for more photos while maintaining access to them at any time and from anywhere? This class will provide an overview of a few top photo storage solutions available today. See how these photo services let you edit, store, organize your photos, and make the images accessible from any where in... more
Apr 10, 2017 CCTV is partnering with MIT for their “Day of Service” to offer seniors one-on-one assistance with a personal device. Did you receive a new device as a gift this holiday season, or do you have a device you’ve owned for awhile and just want to learn some new options? Get the most out of your phone, tablet or laptop - bring it on by and we’ll help you become more familiar with your new technology!... more
Apr 3, 2017 Pre-requisite: DSLR Photography OR a portfolio review of previous DSLR work edited in Photoshop Photography allows you to explore the world in a very different way. Whether it’s taking a second or deeper look at what’s right around you, or using it to explore new environments or meet new people, a camera can be a way to experience new things. This class uses weekly assignments that are both fun... more
Apr 2, 2017 Pre-requisite: Intro or Intermediate Wix or prior use of Wix After putting in the work, your website is finally up and running. However, you are still facing some hurdles with its enhancement and maintenance. This is the session where all your Wix questions will be answered. Bring your Wix-developed websites and the issues/challenges that you have been facing for troubleshooting/solving. You will... more
Apr 2, 2017 You attended the Intro to Wix class (or you have been using Wix for a while) and learned everything from selecting a template to adding multimedia to your website.You’ve had an opportunity to try it out on your own and create the engaging website of your dream. But just as you were about to declare yourself the Wix wiz, you hit a snag. Now you’re wondering how to proceed.Wonder no more, this... more
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... more
Apr 2, 2017 Pre-requisite: Must bring videos to class for reel If you are a creative professional, student, or artist, a demo reel is a great way to show your skills to potential clients or employers. In this class, students will learn the do’s and don’ts of a demo reel and get a chance to build their own short and sweet reel to use to promote their talents. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-... more
Apr 2, 2017 Comics aren’t just cartoon superheroes and villains – they are a language all their own in the world of storytelling, combining words and pictures in a way no other medium can. In this course, we will explore the structure and vocabulary of comics, unlocking their potential to tell stories both simple and complex, funny or serious. We will look at different styles of storytelling with comics:... more
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... more
Apr 2, 2017 Pre-requisite: Editing 101 Audacity is a free and powerful open source audio editor that works on Mac, Windows and Linux. Students will learn post-production techniques including audio restoration, noise reduction, EQ’ing, compression, levelling and channel balancing. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email All regular classes have two rates: one for... more
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... more
Apr 2, 2017 Pre-requisite: Mac OSX proficiency (NECESSARY) In this introductory workshop you will learn the basics of non-linear editing with Apple’s Final Cut 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, and sharing your project. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@... more
Apr 2, 2017 This workshop is an interactive demonstration of the role of lighting in film and TV production, and basic lighting concepts and techniques. Students will gain experience using CCTV’s tungsten and LED lighting kits. This class certifies Access Members to check out light kits. Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email All regular classes have two rates:... more