• Panasonic UX90: Using a Pro Camcorder
    Get more control over the camera to get more creative shots. This in-depth workshop covers frame rates and formats, color balancing, audio settings, zebras, focus peaking and more.

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Basic Premiere (CANCELED)
    (Sorry - we're closed for Thanksgiving. Please call us at[masked] to schedule a one on one workshop.) This workshop provides an overview of the most used features of Adobe Premiere. You will learn how to configure the workspace, import and organize media, make edits and fine tune them to create a finished program. Also learn how to add music and adjust audio levels, add titles and export your finished project.

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Edit Suite Certification
    Once you've taken this (free) class, you can use VCAM edit suites (for free), with Premiere, After Effects, Final Cut, color critical monitors, http://Lynda.com tutorials, and more. We'll get you ready to start editing, covering the essentials of our edit stations, media management, and fundamental editing tools and navigation.

    VCAM at the BTV Media Factory

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Advanced Premiere
    This worksop unlocks powerful features in Premiere to let you enhance and fine tune your video programs. Topics include: fine-tuning edits, re-timing clips, multi-camera editing, advanced audio mixing, color correction, transitions and effects. Prerequisite: Basic Premiere class or equivalent experience.

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

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  • CAMERA 101: Basic Camera Operation
    This workshop is designed to help you feel comfortable using our cameras. In this 90-minute hands-on workshop, you will explore basic functions of our Canon XA-10 HD cameras and review basic setup and handling procedures. You will also learn to properly adjust focus, audio, color balance and exposure. Completing this workshop will certify you to check-out our Canon XA-10 cameras for your educational video projects. During this workshop you will: • Become proficient using our Canon XA-10 HD video cameras • Practice setting up and using the camera with a tripod • Discover the four key elements to making good video: focus, audio, color balance, and exposure • Get hands on experience working with different microphones • Learn about free resources for equipment, consultation, instruction and distribution Instructors: RETN Staff Suggested Donation: $25

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Screenwriting
    Let's talk story structure and write a screenplay!

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • VCAM Orientation
    The gateway to all the exciting stuff we do at VCAM! Once you've taken this (free) class, you can: • borrow our HD camcorders (for free) • reserve and use the VCAM TV studio (for free) • make a show (ditto) • sign up for our other workshops and events (most of them are free) • get (free) one-on-one help on any aspect of video production. We'll take a tour of the Media Factory, go over our fascinating policies and all the cool stuff you can do here, and (everyone's favorite part) fill out some paperwork! Orientation takes about half an hour. Please bring a photo ID and make sure you live or work in our service area (vermontcam.org/service-area). Walk-ins Welcome Instructor: Emilio Fornatora

    VCAM at the BTV Media Factory

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • CAMERA 101: Basic Camera Operation
    This workshop is designed to help you feel comfortable using our cameras. In this 90-minute hands-on workshop, you will explore basic functions of our Canon XA-10 HD cameras and review basic setup and handling procedures. You will also learn to properly adjust focus, audio, color balance and exposure. Completing this workshop will certify you to check-out our Canon XA-10 cameras for your educational video projects. During this workshop you will: • Become proficient using our Canon XA-10 HD video cameras • Practice setting up and using the camera with a tripod • Discover the four key elements to making good video: focus, audio, color balance, and exposure • Get hands on experience working with different microphones • Learn about free resources for equipment, consultation, instruction and distribution Instructors: RETN Staff Suggested Donation: $25

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Pop-Up Lab: Making an End-of-Year-Video
    Bring your laptops or iPads and your photos and videos from the year, and get started on your own spectacular year-end video! We'll share some techniques and structures for making a narrative, along with pro tips for using iMovie on the iPad or computer. This is a hands-on lab -- so you will have plenty of time to work on your own project! Basic knowledge of photo editing, and some experience with iMovie on your device preferred.

    BTV Media Factory Classroom

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT

  • Edit Suite Certification
    Once you've taken this (free) class, you can use VCAM edit suites (for free), with Premiere, After Effects, Final Cut, color critical monitors, http://Lynda.com tutorials, and more. We'll get you ready to start editing, covering the essentials of our edit stations, media management, and fundamental editing tools and navigation.

    VCAM at the BTV Media Factory

    208 Flynn Avenue · Burlington, VT