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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...
Oct 1, 2018
Channel 8 Tuesday @ 9:00PM, Thursday @ 10:00AM, and Saturday at 3:30PM Episode 170: Guest Show - Democracy Works This week, we’re bringing you an episode of Democracy Works, a podcast that examines what it means to live in a democracy. This episode is a conversation with David Frum, a prolific author and former speechwriter for George W. Bush. David is a passionate defender of democracy and...
Sep 27, 2018
Adobe Premiere Pro is now available at CCTV! Jump into our new editing software with this 3-day intensive, where students will create their own project using a collection of shared media files. This class is created specifically for beginners eager to learn more, as well as self-taught intermediate users who may have missed out on some of the nuances of the program and are looking to improve...
Dec 21, 2018
This class covers the basic functions of CCTV’s professional HD camcorders. You will learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV’s JVC camcorders. 1 session - Sunday - March 10th - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular...
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@...
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...
Dec 21, 2018
Adobe Premiere Pro is now available at CCTV! Jump into our new editing software with this 2-day intensive, where students will create their own project using a collection of shared media files. This class is created specifically for beginners eager to learn more, as well as self-taught intermediate users who may have missed out on some of the nuances of the program and are looking to improve...
Sep 27, 2018
In this workshop, you will be introduced to audio concepts, microphones and other audio gear, and basic audio recording techniques. This class certifies Access Members to check out audio equipment. 1 session - Tuesday - October 16th - 6-9pm - with Scotty Vercoe Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular classes have two rates: one...
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...
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...
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 -...
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...
Dec 21, 2018
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 - Tuesday - March 26th - 6-9pm - with Emily Parent Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email...
Sep 27, 2018
This class covers the basic functions of CCTV’s professional HD camcorders. You will learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV’s JVC camcorders. 1 session - Sunday - October 21st - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email keaton@cctvcambridge.org All regular...
Sep 27, 2018
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 LED lighting kits. This class certifies Access Members to check out light kits. 1 session - Sunday - November 11th - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-661-6900 or email...
Dec 21, 2018
A one day intensive on shooting every day life. Students will learn basic composition, techniques for shooting in the field, and how to piece together a scene from real-life scenarios. This course includes an hour of shooting outside the classroom in Harvard Square. Pre-requisites: Field Cameras 101 1 session - Sunday - January 13th - 3-7pm - with Heather Cassano Register Today! contact...
Sep 27, 2018
In this class, students will learn the basics of operating CCTV’s DSLR cameras and how to use them to get more cinematic looking video. 1 session - Wednesday - October 24th - 6-9pm - with Kevin Wetmore 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...
Sep 27, 2018
Adobe Premiere Pro is now available at CCTV! Jump into our new editing software with this 3-day intensive, where students will create their own project using a collection of shared media files. This class is created specifically for beginners eager to learn more, as well as self-taught intermediate users who may have missed out on some of the nuances of the program and are looking to improve...
Dec 12, 2018
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Sep 27, 2018
Pre-requisite: Field Cameras 101 A one-day intensive on shooting everyday life. Students will learn basic composition, techniques for shooting in the field, and how to piece together a scene from real-life scenarios. This course includes an hour of shooting outside the classroom in Central Square. 1 session - Sunday - 3-7pm - with Heather Cassano Register Today! contact Keaton Fox at 617-...
Sep 27, 2018
Pre-requisites: Field Cameras 101 and An Editing Bootcamp In this new class, students will learn key elements of filmmaking through the timeline of cinema history. For this first round, we will be going back to the basics of color and sound. Participants will learn about historical filmmaking techniques and will then create a short film using these techniques. We will be creating a silent...

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