Here is a simple picture of my class at Alpharetta High School.
Here is a simple picture of my class at Alpharetta High School.
Teachers have no difficulty in finding examples of unlimited video techniques and effects to show to their students to reinforce concepts that fall under the category of “best practices.”
Just in time for the 2013 school year: the new SVN-TV site.
We all love to watch an action film with the strong, silent type. Think Brad Pitt, or George Clooney.
Register for the February 27th Media Teacher Symposium sponsored by DAFT at the Motion Picture Institute in Troy, Michigan
There were some big changes over the summer at my School; in fact, as we start the 2013 school year the changes are still being implemented much to the concern of my administration.
As a child, I struggled to find my niche. I did not enjoy sports. I did not excel at music. And, I was too quiet and observant to be a social butterfly.
Our school, Central Educational Center is located 35 miles south of Atlanta, which is rapidly becoming a Hollywood of the south.
Sports Broadcasting is one of the most exciting yet most difficult types of jobs out there. It can be a lot of fun but it can also be a lot of work, especially when it involves live streaming.
After spending over a decade with BBC TV News travelling all over the world, I moved to the USA through marriage, and then began producing specialist international news reports in the education sector.
Munzing Media uses Wirecast to stream high school Sports on Maine Today Media websites.
In preparation for the 2013-2014 sports season, I invite you to attend this special webinar on Aug 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM CDT.
If “location, location, location” is the buzzword of real estate, “budget, budget, budget” is what governs moviemaking.
Gil Garcia and Phil Harris are working on the third edition of Television Production and Broadcast Journalism.
You don’t have to be a “rocket surgeon” to figure out videotape is dying a fast death when it comes to the broadcast industry,
I cannot overstate the life changing effect that YouTube has had on the world.
I'm Andrew Wheelock. I am an educator. I am a GEEK!
This primer is based on numerous tips from film industry professionals and personal explorations in shooting DV.
My name is Perry Goldstein, and this is my new column.
The Media Education Foundation of Georgia in partnership with NATAS Southeast is sponsoring a Media / Informational event for high school students.
Teenagers go to movies more than any age group in the world. Accordingly, it’s not surprising that a lot of them want to write movies of their own,
This summer MZed is proud to announce Alex Buono’s Visual Storytelling 2 featuring Saturday Night Live Film Unit Cinematographer Alex Buono.
Get in the game of live streaming your sports.
High School Cube, the #1 place to showcase high school events LIVE, has announced that they are giving $250 back
In television, the play-by-play announcer is bound by the structure of the telecast.
For over two years, Christina Hamlett, author of Screenwriting for Teens, has been sharing her monthly mirth with us and helping us to be better writers.
Teradek’s new Live:Air (pronounced Live to Air) is a live production switcher in an iPad.
Too many times teachers and students rely on electronic special effects to use in a production.
As a result of losing a reading challenge with the students at White Deer Elementary School, Principal Brian Parise slept on the school roof on Tuesday night, February 28.
During the infancy of cinema, it’s not surprising that the bulk of material was adapted from works that were originally written for the stage.
Roland Systems Group (RSG) will be giving away a Roland VR-3EX at the ISTE 2014 Conference.
"How can I produce the elements necessary for a good demo?"
Student Television Network (STN), a national association of high school and middle school media programs, has announced plans for its 2014 academy programs for middle school and high school students.
Directing music videos requires the skillful mixing of three rare traits: a good sense of style and creativity, strong leadership, and an extensive knowledge of technology.
One of the biggest questions SVN has been getting is “My school has the capability to do the weather, but how do we do it? Where do we start?”
Knowing that good teaching leads to increased student achievement, the Great Prairie Area Education Agency (GPAEA) in Ottumwa, IA, already had legacy programs in place to coach and mentor new teachers and to highlight best practices of professional educators using video.
Today, young sports fans learn the letters E.S.P.N. shortly after learning their ABCs.
Iowa is taking bold steps to transform education to ensure that every child in Iowa gets a world class education.
How to get ideas out of your head and up on the screen.
School Video News feature writer Christina Hamlett is offering SVN readers two online courses for those of you that might want to improve your screenwriting skills or try your hand at playwriting.
Video Production teachers are unique because we come with so many different backgrounds and expertise.
Have you developed engaging, insightful lesson plans for your TV Production or Broadcast Journalism classes?
There are so many other personnel on a set that you will over-see or with whom you will have to inter-face that it’s useful to know their responsibilities.
New England Center for Investigative Reporting at Boston University launches Summer Broadcast Journalism Workshop for high school students.
Starting in January the author of The Guerrilla Guide To Moviemaking, C.R. Bell,
When Avid released its new and improved version of Media Composer Version 6 they really meant “new and improved.” It was a complete re-write of the “under the hood” code
10 Things You Should Know When Starting a Video Production Class
This is my first article for SVN and I was undecided as to what to write about. Then I said to myself, "Ray, why change your teaching strategy.
Over the last 7 years, I have taught on both: PCs and Macs, Adobe Premiere Pro and older versions of Final Cut Pro (FCP).
“Lights, Camera, Action!” has a new meaning as students use quadcopters to get Hollywood style aerial shots.
In this modern age of the digital filmmaker, DSLR’s make it so easy to see your vision come to life on the screen.
So, you’ve decided to develop a school news or informational broadcast. What were you thinking?
Live streaming your production is a complex task, but we are here to help make it easier.
Many school video programs take the route of providing a morning “news program,” which usually consists of the day’s announcements and brief reports of school news and other current events.
“Unless you have an Xsan (fibre) set up you can't edit over a network, it is too slow. You need to have external scratch drives at each seat.”
Well, not exactly…
10 Things You Should Know When Starting A Video Production Class
The DSLR Dynamics Video Visuals Tour is bringing in-depth tips, tricks, and insider knowledge to30 major cities in the United States and Canada this fall.
Welcome to part two of our focus on Sports Production. This month we move from the planning stage into the actual production of events.
Dress is one way in which individuals express their identity. A discussion about the way clothing communicates can take place in the context of a lesson about video communication.
Whoever said, “the best camera is the one you have with you” must have been talking about smart phones.
Finding an internet video streaming service can be a little daunting. There are a few questions you should ask yourself before you make your decision on which service to use.
Anyone who is trying to teach a course in Video Production knows that most of the time, you are on your own to figure this thing out.
Learn how to turn ho-hum sports videos into high-impact productions. It's not whether you win or lose - it's how you shoot the game.
Remote productions, or multi-camera outside broadcasts, occur on a daily basis around the world, from news events to parades, pageants - to award programs, and concerts to sports.
We all love movies right? In this article we will discuss what you can learn in film school.