Library Events & Workshops
Gelardin Workshop: Planning for Video Production
2:00-3:30pm, September 21, 2015
CoLab, Gelardin New Media Center
This workshop will walk participants through the most important phase of video production, which is "pre-production" (the planning phase). Different types of shotlists, scripts, and video clips will be shown during this time to give you a feel of how planning is actually applied to a completed video project. The instructor will also demo and explain best practices for a basic video production equipment set-up. Registration link coming soon!
Gelardin Workshop: Hands-on Video Production Techniques
2:00-4:00pm, September 22, 2015
Production Studio, Gelardin New Media Center
This hands-on workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to learn how to set up a professional, yet basic production shoot. This includes learning how to capture quality audio and video footage using both DSLR and HD video cameras, as well as touching on the fundamentals of cinematography and lighting techniques. Registration link coming soon!
Gelardin Workshop: Intro to InDesign
2:00-4:00pm, September 24, 2015
Picchi Lab, Gelardin New Media Center
Participants will be introduced to desktop publishing and the InDesign interface, and will learn how to import and format text, create frames, place text and images into frames, manipulate and organize objects in layers, manipulate text and images into basic layouts, and export projects as PDF files. Having completed the workshop, participants should be able to create basic documents such as brochures, pamphlets, and posters and prepare them for printing. No previous knowledge of InDesign or other desktop publishing software is required. Registration link coming soon!