Jean-Paul DiSciscio

CCTV , Cambridge MA
I am CCTV’s Access and Youth Media Coordinator. I develop and maintain the curriculum and class materials for our Youth Media Program and our Training Program. I also really love making films, watching films, and teaching people how to make their own films.
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August 12, 2011 - 12:25pm Short video poem by Jazmyn, produced for SMI 2011. read more
August 12, 2011 - 12:22pm Video poem by Harry Nineberg produced as part of the SMI 2011 program. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:58am Short film by Jakyrah based off a poem. Produced during SMI summer 2011. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:32am Short film about Just A Start in Cambridge. Produced by SMI 2011 students. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:28am Short documentary about Youth Action Corps in Cambridge, created by teens in the Summer 2011 SMI program at CCTV. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:18am Short film produced by teens in the Summer 2011 SMI program. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:12am Short film produced by teens in the SMI 2011 Program at CCTV. read more
August 12, 2011 - 11:10am Short film by Ben Cox produced during the Summer 2011 SMI program. read more
July 18, 2011 - 10:56pm Audio & Lighting: Session #1 is an introduction to audio concepts, equipment (mics, cables, sound mixers), and basic audio recording techniques. Session #2 will contain a interactive demonstration of the role of lighting in TV production, and basic lighting setups and techniques. Camera I: This class will cover the basic functions of the Panasonic DVX100b. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with this camcorder. Camera II: Mac OSX This course will equip you with the skills and confidence to work more effectively at CCTV or on your own Mac. Even if you are a confirmed Microsoft Windows user, we’ll help you get oriented quickly to the Mac interface. read more
July 13, 2011 - 5:00pm As we transition into our new location at 438 Massachusetts Avenue, we're looking for some insight into our Training Program, and how to make our classes better. Please take the time to fill out this survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CCTVTrainingSurvey Thank You, Jean-Paul DiSciscio, CCTV Access Coordinator read more
June 30, 2011 - 3:13pm An introduction to audio concepts, microphones and other audio gear, and basic audio recording techniques. Date: Thu, 10/6/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 3:05pm The Field Camera II course builds upon the knowledge gained from Field Camera I. The class will explore more advanced functions in the Panasonic DVX100B camera, and discuss camera and lighting theories to make you a better videographer! Pre-requisite: Field Camera I. Dates: Thu, 9/22/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 3:01pm Camera II builds upon the knowledge gained from Field Camera I. The class will explore more advanced functions in the Panasonic DVX100B camera, and discuss camera and lighting theories to make you a better videographer!Dates: Thu, 8/18/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:59pm This class will cover the basic functions of the Panasonic DVX100b. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with this camcorder. This class will certify Access Members to check-out CCTV camcorders.Dates: Thu, 9/15/2011 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:57pm This class will cover the basic functions of the Panasonic DVX100b. Learn basic safety and handling procedures through hands-on practice with this camcorder. This class will certify Access Members to check-out CCTV camcorders.Dates: Thu, 8/11/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:52pm In this intensive 9 hour workshop, students will explore advanced features in Final Cut Pro HD. Topics covered include: How to use Photoshop to create custom graphics that will be integrated into Final Cut Pro HD as a sequence for animation. Use powerful tools that help you instantly edit a rough cut on the timeline, while working with multiple sequences within one project. Learn how to control keyframes in Final Cut to add animation to video, filters, still images and layered Photoshop sequences. Work with advanced titling techniques and composition to output files in multiple formats. Prerequisite: Edit I: Beginning Final Cut Pro. Dates: Mon, 9/19/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM Mon, 9/26/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM Mon, 10/3/2011, 6:00 - 9:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:50pm In this intensive 9hr workshop, students will explore advanced features in Final Cut Pro HD. Topics covered include: • How to use Photoshop to create custom graphics that will be integrated into Final Cut Pro HD as a sequence for animation. • Use powerful tools that help you instantly edit a rough cut on the timeline, while working with multiple sequences within one project. • Learn how to control keyframes in Final Cut to add animation to video, filters, still images and layered Photoshop sequences. • Work with advanced titling techniques and composition to output files in multiple formats. Dates: Mon, 8/22/2011 6:00 PM Mon, 8/29/2011 6:00 PM Tue, 9/6/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:43pm Are you up-to-speed on Macintosh OSX? You will need to be if you want to use CCTV's computer lab or edit suites! This course will equip you with the skills and confidence to work more effectively at CCTV or on your own Mac. Even if you are a confirmed Microsoft Windows user, we’ll help you get oriented quickly to the Mac interface. Already a CCTV lab user? You'll discover new features and shortcuts to help you work smarter.Dates: Thu, 8/4/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:40pm Final Cut Pro I introduces students to the theory and tools of video editing. Session 1 introduces students to the history and principles of film/video editing by viewing and discussing excerpts ranging from feature films to commercials. See how editors compose, manipulate, arrange, and layer images and sounds for powerful effect. Sessions 2 and 3 are spent exploring Apple’s professional grade video editing software, Final Cut Pro. Students will learn about the digital editing process, from capturing footage to printing the final product back to tape, and all the steps in between.Dates: Sun, 9/11/2011 6:00 PM Mon, 9/12/2011 6:00 PM Tue, 9/13/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more
June 30, 2011 - 2:26pm Final Cut Pro I introduces students to the theory and tools of video editing. Session 1 introduces students to the history and principles of film/video editing by viewing and discussing excerpts ranging from feature films to commercials. See how editors compose, manipulate, arrange, and layer images and sounds for powerful effect. Sessions 2 and 3 are spent exploring Apple’s professional grade video editing software, Final Cut Pro. Students will learn about the digital editing process, from capturing footage to printing the final product back to tape, and all the steps in between.Dates: Sun, 8/14/2011 6:00 PM Mon, 8/15/2011 6:00 PM Tue, 8/16/2011 6:00 PM This course is offered by Cambridge Community Television, in Cambridge, MA. Enrollment in this class requires advance payment and membership at CCTV. Date, time and curriculum is subject to change. To inquire or register for this course, please contact CCTV directly by phone: 617-661-6900. read more

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