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Learn to create polished videos

March 21, 2011

A free, non-credit opportunity to learn about creating video is being offered March 24- April 21. There is not a prerequisite as this is a course designed for beginners.

Beginner's video creation

This free, five session short course will focus on the process of creating a video from start to finish with an emphasis on producing and story-telling.

Students will produce, shoot, and edit a short video in their area of interest. The course will examine the difference between producing video for news, sports, entertainment and YouTube. One session will focus on the business of video production.

Learn from an experienced instructor

Instructor Mary Timby is a Master's student at CSU seeking a M.S. in Public Communication and Technology. Her experience working in the television industry ranges from news production, to anchoring, to management.

As a CSU undergraduate student, she worked almost every crew position available at Campus Television (CTV- channel 11). She also managed the relocation and remodel of CTV's production studio. Her television interests include reality TV casting and entertainment video production.

Course information and registration

No prerequisite--this course is for beginners! iMovie editing equipment will be provided; however, students must provide their own digital camera equipment. Note: Students can check out digital cameras and tripods out from Morgan Library.

To register, email Heather Landers with your name and CSU ID. Space is limited, so please RSVP.

Contact: Heather Landers
Phone: (970) 491-1324