Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Class 13 Tuesday, July 19

Transfer, screen and discuss all works in progress. Edit. Add sound.

The next meeting (7/21) is the final class. Please bring all projects to the final meeting for screening.


Thursday, July 14, 2011

Class 12 Thursday, July 14

Please note: Our final class is July 21, 1 week from tonight. All work must be screened that night.

Watch and discuss works in progress. Edit

DUE: Final project rushes

Assignment: Take final film to fine cut with sound

ALSO if you are in Cambridge, MA this Monday, July 18. Please come to the VISION BLAST free outdoor screening programmed by your instructor. More info HERE



Monday, July 11, 2011

Class 11 Tuesday, July 12

Maximizing digital video as a film production tool; Shooting titles and 2-D artwork; Further use of editing software and hardware

Assignment: Edit your existing footage and bring any new footage to class for video transfer

STUDENTS: BRING A DIGITAL FILE STORAGE MEDIUM (thumb drive, flash drive, external hard drive, etc.) WITH AT LEAST 4 GB OF FREE SPACE TO CLASS TO RECEIVE YOUR FILES FOR EDITING.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Class 10, Thursday, July 7

Hand processing movie film

We will experiment with hand processing 16mm film in the darkroom in the Kennedy Building, 6th floor. Bring any 16mm B&W film for processing.

DOWNLOAD directions for hand processing HERE.

LINK and LINK to further readings on the subject of hand-processing movie film.

Class 9 – Tuesday, July 5

Beyond basic cinematography; characteristics of prime vs. zoom lenses; macro; reading light

SHOOT 100' of Tri-X for hand processing on Thursday 7/7

Reading: Notes on Marie Menken