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Video Editing with iMovie


3:00pm-5:00pm, Thursday, June 15, 2017
Picchi Lab, Gelardin New Media Center

This workshop will introduce participants to the techniques and concepts of video editing. Participants will learn how to import video, edit scenes, add effects, transitions, and export a final movie using iMovie. Register for this workshop.

Prerequisite: None

Instructor: Amy Richards, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center 

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Planning for Video Production


10:00-11:30am, Thursday, June 15, 2017
Room 158 (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. Register for this workshop.

Prerequisite: none

Instructor: Barrinton Baynes, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center

 

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Hands-on Video Production Techniques


2:00pm-4:00pm, Monday, June 19, 2017
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. Register for this workshop. 

Prerequisite: Planning for Video Production or proof of equivalent experience

 Instructor: Amy Richards, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center

 

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Video Editing with Adobe Premiere


10:00am-12:00pm, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Picchi Lab, Gelardin New Media Center

Adobe Premiere Pro is a professional video editing application that is used to combine video and audio clips, music, graphics, titles, and still images to produce finished sequences. This workshop will teach participants the basic process of creating a project, importing assets, basic edits to audio and video, and keyboard shortcuts. Register for this workshop.

Prerequisite: None

Instructor: Barrinton Baynes, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center

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Podcasting with GarageBand


2:00pm-4:00pm, Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Picchi Lab, Gelardin New Media Center

This workshop will cover how to create podcasts using Garageband. Learn about common equipment that is used to record a podcast on the field and in an office setting. Learn how to record, edit, and export your podcasts for publishing on various platforms. Register for this workshop here.

Prerequisite: None

Instructor: Nikoo Yahyazadeh, Multimedia Specialist

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Planning for Video Production


2:00pm-3:30pm, Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Room 158 (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. Register for this workshop.

Prerequisite: None

 Instructor: Barrinton Baynes, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center

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Hands-on Video Production Techniques


10:00am-12:00pm, Wednesday, July 26, 2017
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. Register for this workshop

Prerequisite: "Planning for Video Production" or proof of equivalent experience

 Instructor: Amy Richards, Multimedia Specialist, Gelardin New Media Center

 

Video and Audio Guides

  • Audio Assignment Guide Learn about developing and producing an audio project (podcasts, radio essays, etc). Rubric included for faculty.
  • Documentary Video Production Learn how to plan, shoot, and edit a documentary film. Rubric included for faculty.
  • Narrative Video Production Learn how to plan, shoot, and edit a narrative film. Rubric included for faculty.
  • Digital Story Guide Learn how to research, plan, and build a compelling digital story that uses a variety of multimedia elements. Rubric included for faculty.

lynda.com playlists

lynda.com provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering the latest software, creative, and business skills. Taught by accomplished teachers and recognized industry experts, lynda.com is a high-quality resource for students, faculty, and staff looking to develop their multimedia skills.

Gelardin Workshop Policies

If you register for one of our workshops, make sure that you arrive at the Gelardin New Media Center a few minutes early to ensure a prompt start time. If you need to cancel your registration, please email gelardin@georgetown.edu  48 hours before the workshop so that we can contact people on the waitlist. If you prefer to cancel your registration yourself, create an account with www.eventbrite.com using the same email address that you used to register for our workshop. We charge a $20 no-show fine to your library account for each workshop that you miss.

After attending one of our workshops, please fill out the following survey to provide us with feedback.

Event Accessibility

Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made at least 5 business days prior to an event by filling out the request form at library.georgetown.edu/ar or calling 202-687-7446. The Library will consider and make reasonable efforts to fulfill requests for accommodation.