Workshops

Saturday, August 8, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor:
Termite TV Collective
Cost:
$5 suggested donation
Using the theme of “2020 Visions”, learn, develop and practice creative techniques to document the immediacy of our lived experiences. As our smartphones become vital devices for recording and... read more
Mondays, August 3, 10, 17, 24, and August 31 and September 14, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$135, $100 Scribe members, free for Precious Places participants
This accelerated workshop teaches participants essential skills needed to edit any video in Premiere Pro whether it’s a 3 minute trailer or an hour-long documentary. Participants learn how to... read more
Course Instructor Lewis Erskine
2 Sessions — Wednesdays, August 5 and 12, 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Lewis Erskine
Cost:
$60, $45 for Scribe members, free for Precious Places participants
What’s a filmmaker to do when they have a lot of footage but not a lot of time (or money) to edit? Paper edits. Paper edits allow you to visualize and “read” your work before you invest time with an... read more
2 Sessions — Thursdays August 13 and 20, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Helyx Chase and Marcellus Armstrong
Cost:
FREE
The equipment needed to properly archive personal media can be difficult to navigate and inaccessible for simple needs. This two- part session will review tactics for “collect- ing” in the first... read more
4 Sessions — Saturdays, August 15, 22, 29 and September 5, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor:
Valentina Zamfirescu
Cost:
$30, $15 Scribe member family
This workshop will introduce students to world building in the 3D digital realm through an examination of landscape paint- ing. Students will work within Unity 3D and Adobe Fuse to create virtual... read more
Postponed
Instructor:
Alex Lewis
Cost:
$125, $100 Scribe members
Improve your interviews and voice-overs by learning to acquire the best-quality sound for audio documentaries and multimedia productions. In this four-part class, we’ll discuss the best gear and... read more
1 Session — August 19, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Dwight Andrews
Cost:
$30, $25 for Scribe members, free for Precious Places participants
In this one session workshop, learn from distinguished music theorist and composer, Dwight Andrews about how to score a documentary. Andrews will discuss his long career as a music composer and... read more
Wednesdays, August 26, September 2, 9 and 16, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Gabriel Coffey
Cost:
$125, $95 for Scribe members
This workshop will focus on the fundamental principles of animation for video. Students will become familiar with the Adobe After Effects interface, animation terminology, and exporting practices for... read more
Saturday, August 29, 3:00 PM
Instructor:
Ephraim Asili
Cost:
$10, free for Scribe members
In this special presentation, Asili will guide participants through his creative process when connecting the personal to the historical, of reacting to your surrounding environments with nuance to... read more
Monday, July 20, August 3, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Scribe Staff
Cost:
FREE
Scribe’s staff is on hand to answer your questions and give details about all of our programs.
Thursdays, September 3, 10 and 17, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Gabrielle Patterson
Cost:
$100, $80 Scribe Members
Making use of Adobe After Effects, Gabrielle Patterson will guide participants in the art of creating dynamic title sequences as a key element of post-production. Exploring design, typography, and... read more
1 Session — Saturday, September 12, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor:
Kathryn Smith Pyle
Cost:
$30, $25 Scribe members
This session will focus on how to develop a financial plan for your film project, combining community outreach, crowdfunding, grants, fellowships, contracts, in-kind, and producer’s cash! Find out... read more
1 Session — Tuesday September 15
Instructor:
Kyle Austin
Cost:
Cost: $30, $25 Scribe members
Studies have shown that a viewer will change a channel because of bad audio. This workshop will introduce you to the basics of the audio post-production process of sound design and sound mixing.... read more
Mondays September 21 and 28, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
John Knapich
Cost:
$60, $40 Scribe members, $30 for Adobe Premiere Participants
Learn about the basics of color correction for editors, including underlying concepts and tools. Working within Adobe Premiere Pro, learn strategies to match shots, fix problem footage and use color... read more
TBD
Instructor:
Steven Ascher
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members
Copies of Ascher’s The Filmmaker’s Handbook, 5th edition will be available for purchase. Creating portraits of familial bonds can be tricky. Oscar-nominated filmmaker Steven Ascher has made films on... read more
5 Sessions – TBD
Instructor:
John Kolleh
Cost:
$30, $15 Scribe member family
Filming with a camera-equipped quadcopter drone isn’t difficult. Students will learn basic drone safety, operations and how to best use drone video for storytelling. Students will produce a short... read more
Instructor:
Jeff Towne
Cost:
$125, $100 Scribe members
Improve your interviews and voice-overs by learning to acquire the best-quality sound for audio documentaries and multimedia productions. In this four-part class, we’ll discuss the best gear and... read more