Week by week workshop guide
4-6pm Wednesday, Webster Bld, Room 136C
Week 1 March 11
Looking at samples, begin thinking about your project. Module overview, software and equipment tools.
Week 2 March 18
Sketch Presentations + Camera Skills Workshop
Hands on camera workshop; white balance, menus, exposure, framing, composition, tripod, hand held, shooting for the edit.
Week 3 March 25
Introduction to Final Cut Pro
Editing and time line operations, work flow, basic project and data management.
Week 4 April 1
Video Editing in Final Cut Pro Cont.
Editing to build a sequence of shots, adding transitions, Audio
Week 5 April 8
Final Cut Pro – Special FX
Using filters, titling, exporting video.
Project Proposal Due
EASTER 10-19 April, 2009
Week 6 April 22
Introduction to Compositing and Effects
Working with multiple layers of video, adding effects
Week 7 April 29
Audio Tools for video
Working with Soundtrack Pro, audio formats
Week 8 May 6
DVD Studio Pro – Authoring
DVD Studio Pro interface, preferences and tools, video codecs and compression.
Week 9 May 13
Proof of Concept Presentations
+ Developing motion menus for your DVD
* Sign up for a project consultation time for 20 May
Proof of concept due
Week 10 May 20
This week there will be scheduled one-to-one consultations.
Week 11 May 27
This class will cover any project specific issues uncovered during the project consultations.
Week 12 June 3
Final Project Refining
Bring your final draft and any problems you may have along to class.
Final Project Delivery
Monday 22nd June