Course Syllabus: http://www.davidreiss.com/EMF222S17.pdf
Course Instructor: BRIAN LEONARD - BIO BELOW. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: THURs 8:30a-9:15a or by appointment in Adjunct Office/Media Center.
Login to Lynda.com using your TU ID and password.
http://www.towson.edu/lynda for more information, FAQs etc.port.
L.J. Reiss Virtual Photography Exhibit: http://www.davidreiss.com/LJRphoto_exhibit/Main.html
Digital Video Production Cookbook on Reserve at Library.
INSTRUCTOR's BIO: Brian Leonard has a long and distinguished career in the television and motion picture industries. For over 35 years he has made successful web content, programming and media marketing for both the big and small screens. He is an Emmy Award-winning producer, network executive and program developer who is currently running his own production company, Normandy Films. As the VP of Programming & Development and Executive Producer at Travel Channel, Leonard supervised productions on a wide variety of original series including “Breaking Borders,” “Hotel Impossible,” “America Declassified,” “Making Monsters,” “Man Finds Food.” Leonard has created, produced, written and directed hundreds of hours of TV for Discovery, History, ESPN, Fox, Military Channel, CBS, PBS, and more. He won the 1998 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Non-Fiction Special for Discovery Channel’s "VIETNAM POWs: Stories of Survival," Discovery’s first ever Emmy. For the Academy Award-winning film “APOLLO 13”, Leonard executive produced Conquering Space: The Moon & Beyond, a new bonus material documentary for the Anniversary DVD. A stint at ESPN began in April 2000 where Leonard was the Series Producer of ESPN's award winning, primetime investigative series "Outside the Lines,” where he was tasked with expanding the episodes produced per year from two to twelve. Prior to that he worked on Fox’s “America’s Most Wanted” in numerous roles and was Co-Executive Producer of America's Most Wanted: FINAL JUSTICE, which became the top-rated new reality series in syndication for the 1995-'96 season. In Hollywood Leonard was the Manager of Creative Film Services at Walt Disney Studios, then at Universal Studios he was the Assistant Director of the Feature Trailer Department. Brian Leonard is a veteran (USMC 1976-79) who lives with his wife in Maryland. Some industry awards include Primetime Emmy, Sigma Delta Chi (Society of Professional Journalists), Clio, Gracie Allen Award, Genesis, 2 New York Festivals “Best Series” (ESPN’s “OTL”), Cine Golden Eagle, Peer Award, NIHCM Foundation Health Care TV & Radio Journalism, Monitor, Art Directors of Los Angeles, Art Directors Club of Houston, 3 Hollywood Reporter Key Arts.
Please join the NEW EMF Google group List Serve:
Main Page: http://groups.google.com/group/TowsonEMF
Email Address: TowsonEMF@googlegroups.com
1. Create a user account and password, and be sure to use the email you prefer to receive mail to.
(You only need to sign up once and you’ll continue to receive EMF Google group emails)
2. Please select one of the three Email options for reading the group messages:
Abridged Email (No more than 1 email per day)
(Summary of new activity each day)
Digest Email (Approximately 1 email per day)
(Up to 25 full new messages bundled into a single email)
Email (Approximately 1 email per day)**
(**Best way not to miss important postings, as you get every message sent as it arrives)
After you’ve signed up you’ll get daily postings regarding digital media, video, film, and audio production topics including festivals, special screening, guest speakers, film/video crew needs, internships, & jobs, etc. The main page will archive all posts as well. Use the email address above to post your own messages to the group.