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Video Production in the Field at BPL

photo by Skyelar MacLeod


12 hours | Cost: $50 | Limited to 12 students | Pre-Requisite: none (Orientation built into class at the library branches)

This multi-session course will give you skills and hands-on experience using a Panasonic AVCCAM, a professional-grade digital video camera. In addition to camera operation, you’ll learn to operate sound equipment, tripods and portable light kits. Successful completion leads to becoming a Certified Community Producer, which gives you free access to use our video equipment to produce your Brooklyn Free Speech TV Show.

Students must provide their own headphones for this class. In order to successfully complete this course, students must be comfortable using a computer.

Download class syllabus | Download camera manual vol. 1 | Download camera manual vol. 2

 

WINTER 2014 VIDEO PRODUCTION IN THE FIELD AT KINGS HIGHWAY LIBRARY
May 7-May 21
Wed @ 3-7:30pm Register Now
WINTER 2014 VIDEO PRODUCTION IN THE FIELD AT NEW LOTS LIBRARY
Apr 19-May 3
Sat @ 10am-2:30pm Register Now
May 17-Jun 7
Sat @ 10am-2:30pm Register Now

Registration and Payment Options

Money orders and checks (made out to BRIC Arts Media) are accepted when registering for the class in person at BRIC House at 647 Fulton Street in advance, or at the library branch location on the first day of class (subject to availability at that time). Credit card payments are accepted online only.

If you reserve a spot and pay online, you are required to bring a copy of a utility bill listing your name and Brooklyn address as well as an unexpired government-issued photo ID prior to the first class.
(Please arrive at least 30 minute prior to the start of the first class to complete your registration.)

You will not be permitted to take the class or receive a refund for your online payment if you do not meet the following qualifications on the first day of class:

  • You can provide proof of residency prior to the class with a recent utility bill.
  • You can provide proof of age with a government-issued photo ID.

Please note: If you register for a class and are unable to attend the first session, you must contact our Education Coordinator 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF THE FIRST CLASS. The Education Coordinator may reached at 718.683.5662. Failure to alert us to your absence on the first day of class will forfeit your seat and a refund will not be issued.

YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND AN ORIENTATION to take Video Production in the Field at the Kings Highway or New Lots Library branches.