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Nov 4, 2015 Whether you are an emerging photographer looking to get your portfolio seen and your work published, or a hobbyist interested in creating a unique holiday gift, photo books provide a very polished, professional-looking strategy for displaying your images. In this two-session class, you will learn how to use shutterfly, an internet-based book publishing service, to create a customized photo book... more
Oct 30, 2015 Artist Website Platforms: Which is for You?Monday, November 2nd, 6:00PM – 9:00PM, $20/$30, $10/$15 at Cambridge Community Television 438 Massachusetts Avenue Thanks to innovative minds and technology, there are numerous website platforms out there. Each of them has its advantages and disadvantages. This class will explore the different website platforms that work well especially for artists. It... more
Oct 26, 2015 The Cambridge Calendar: How to Effectively Promote Your Nonprofit's Events and Announcements on the Web and TV. You are invited to network with Cambridge nonprofit professionals and learn how to use CCTV's Cambridge Calendar to publicize community events. Coffee and pastries will be served. Instructor: Sean Effel Date: Tue, 10/27/2015, 9:00AM - 10:30AM Registration is required. Contact... more
Oct 22, 2015 In this intermediate workshop, you will learn powerful post-production features of Final Cut Pro X. Topics covered include: multi-cam editing, chroma key, animation techniques, and keyframing. Take your editing to the next level with this fun and exciting class. Instructor: Garabed Setrakian Pre-requisite: Edit I Dates: Sun, 10/25/2015, 6:00 PM Mon, 10/26/2015, 6:00 PM Tue, 10/27/2015, 6:00 PM... more
Oct 16, 2015 Learn best practices for presenting your organization’s work in this hands-on workshop on PowerPoint. In this introductory workshop, we will review the basics of PowerPoint and tips and tricks that will make your presentations shine. Instructor: Molly Akin Date: Tue, 10/20/2015, 10:00AM - 12:00PM Registration is required. Contact Clodagh Drummey at or 617 401 4005 to... more
Oct 9, 2015 We are looking for volunteers to provide a commitment of at least one semester once a week on Mondays near the Alewife T-Station at the Jefferson Park Housing Community, starting on October 5th. This opportunity is to work with High School students on a wide range of academic subjects, in partnership with the Cambridge Housing Authority Work Force Program. Each volunteer tutor is matched one-on-... more
Oct 9, 2015 We are looking for volunteers to provide a commitment of at least one semester for one hour a week on Tuesday or Thursday evenings at the Fletcher Maynard Academy in the Area IV of Cambridge (located close to the Central Square T station and many bus routes). This opportunity is to tutor Elementary School students on a wide range of academic subjects and also serve as a mentor to them. Each... more
Oct 6, 2015 All-Campus Open House 12 noon to 2:00 p.m. Jackson-Walnut Park Schools provides a continuum of education in one outstanding learning community. Walnut Park Montessori is an authentic Montessori school for children ages 18 months to 6 years and Jackson School is an Independent Catholic elementary school for Kindergarten through 6th grade. Come see what makes our community special and how your... more
Oct 4, 2015 This fall, Cambridge Community Television will host three different series of social media related workshops targeting different community-based demographics in need of technology training and development. The first series is the “Social Media for Artists” series, sponsored by the Mass Cultural Council, in partnership with the Cambridge Arts Association (CAA). This is the third year this series... more
Oct 2, 2015 Whether you are reporting back to your board, presenting to funders, or speaking at a conference, clear and visually appealing presentations make a big difference in how your ideas are received. In this free lecture, we will explore the elements of effective PowerPoint presentations. Instructor: Molly Akin Date: Tue, 10/6/2015, 12:00PM - 1:00PM Registration is required. Contact Clodagh Drummey... more
Oct 2, 2015 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 CCTV's audio equipment. Instructor: Scotty Vercoe Date: Mon, 11/02/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one for non-members. Advance registration is required and is... more
Oct 1, 2015 This campaign piece was recorded by Cambridge Community Television in an effort to educate its viewers on their choices in the upcoming election on November 3, 2015. You can see all of CCTV's candidate videos here: more
Sep 27, 2015 Through a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, in conjunction with the Cambridge Art Association, CCTV is offering a series of social media workshops designed specifically for artists. Registration Information The entire series is $85 for CCTV/CAA members; $140 for non-members. To register for one or more courses, contact Allison Rodriguez at or 617-401-4009... more
Sep 27, 2015 Crowdfunding for Creative Projectspart of the Social Media for Artists seriesThursday, January 21st 6:30PM – 8:30PM, $10/$15 at the Cambridge Art Association 25 Lowell Street Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular ways to find fiscal sponsorship for artistic endeavors and grassroots projects. In this workshop, learn about some of the most successful small donor sites – Kickstarter,... more
Sep 27, 2015 Social Media Analytics for Artists and Producers part of the Social Media for Artists seriesWednesday, January 13th, 6:00PM – 9:00PM, $20/$30 at Cambridge Community Television 438 Massachusetts Avenue Twitter? Facebook? Pinterest? Instagram? Are you using Social Media with little effect? Having trouble measuring what's working in social media? In this class you will learn how to collect data... more
Sep 27, 2015 Photoshop is a powerful image manipulation tool, but it can be overwhelming for beginners. This class introduces the layout of the software program, and goes over the basics of camera raw and adjustment layers, so that students can get the most out of their images. Instructor: Siobhan Landry Date: Thu, 12/16/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes have two rates: one for Access Members and one... more
Sep 27, 2015 This workshop is an interactive demonstration of the role of lighting in film and TV production, and basic lighting concepts & techniques. The class will cover CCTV's tungsten lighting kits and the brand new LED lighting kits. This class certifies Access Members to check out CCTV's lighting equipment.Instructor: Jon Dorn Date: Tue, 12/15/2015, 6:00PM - 9:00PM All regular classes have two... more
Sep 27, 2015 In this hands-on workshop, learn how to use PowerPoint to create simple and compelling infographics and the popular web-based graphic design tool Canva to polish up your social graphics. Infographic templates will be provided and you will walk away with pieces to support your next social push! Workshop participants should bring data from recent projects, organization logo and 5-10 images.... more
Sep 27, 2015 This advanced session in Final Cut Pro X invites students to edit a multi-cam shoot using multiple devices to produce one final product. Students will shoot an interview in class, then import and synchronize the footage. This is a sophisticated and marketable skill. DAY 1: Producers participate in creating a mock-up event that involves multiple cameras to explore MULTICAM in Final Cut Pro X.... more
Sep 27, 2015 Learn how to write short comedy scripts for online videos. Have you always wanted to start your own Youtube channel - or CCTV account - and create fresh content for it on a weekly basis, but haven’t gotten around to learning the basics to do so? Now is your chance to learn the tools necessary to write funny and engaging comedy sketches consistently. (Still above is from a short video by... more
Sep 27, 2015 In this introductory workshop, producers will jump right into editing with Final Cut Pro X. Get organized right from the start with New Libraries that you can save on your hard drive. Learn to work with Libraries, Events & Projects. This intensive workshop will briefly introduce the interface and get into importing video, audio & images to get a taste for editing. Topics covered also... more