Video with a DSLR

DSLR Cameras open many new creative avenues for filmmakers to achieve a distinctive “look” for their productions. This course will cover all of the important practical functions like achieving shallow depth-of-field, working with different lenses, and recording audio on a … Continue reading

Stop Motion Animation

Students will learn the basics of stop motion animation, including how to use the camera, animation applications, and how to build their own characters and sets. Students will make a one minute animation to be screened in the last class. … Continue reading

Live Remote Production

Join the SCATV crew covering the “What the Fluff?” Festival  live from Union Square on September 27. Learn how to organize a live production including hosting, gathering B-roll, graphics, and rounding up interviews. The crew will gather for a pre-production … Continue reading

Studio Directing

This last class of the Basic Studio Production Class is for certified studio producers who want to learn to direct using the Tricaster Switcher. Learn how to clearly give commands to crew and how to incorporate  various video elements into a production. Instructor: Miguel … Continue reading

Community Event Coverage

This one-session class will teach non-profit organizations how to video record their events for Web and cablecast. Learn to use SCATV’s point-and-shoot Vixia video cameras and microphones to tape presentations, meetings, street events, and interviews. Learn how to deal with … Continue reading

Fall Basic Field Production and Editing

This six-session class combines field video production and editing so that students learn to “shoot for the edit” and are able to complete a short program within class time.  Learn how to use SCATV’s HD cameras and microphones. Gain an … Continue reading

Fall Basic Studio Production

This class is for members who want to get started producing multi-camera studio programs. Over three sessions you will learn basic set design, studio lighting, camera operation, audio, and floor directing. You will learn the basic operation of SCATV’s new … Continue reading

Orientation Sessions

Interested in finding out how public access works? Want to know how to produce your own television shows for Channel 3? Attend one of our free, hour-long Orientation sessions.  Attendance is required for all new Equipment Members. Call 617-628-8826 or … Continue reading