Corporate Video Production: EMF 437
FALL 2012 TUEs 2-5pm Media Center Room 102 - TV Studio

Course Syllabus: EMF437_FALL12_Reiss.pdf
Instructor: Dr. David Reiss

Email: dreiss@towson.edu / Cell: 301-806-2843

Office Hours: MON/TUE/WED 12:30-2p


CLASS POSTS

 

ALL FINAL REVIEW SESSIONS by WED DEC 19 5pm.

Exporting Digital master .mov

BACK UP Client Media

to VML Lobby Graid Drive Folder.

AND

REMINDER to keep track of HOURS spent on project

in PreProduction, Production, & Post.

 

 

STOCK IMAGES: http://www.bigstockphoto.com


OLD Posts

Corp Camera #2 - LCD broken - NOT IN SERVICE.

Reserve either Cam 1 (HPX-170) or CAM 3 (HVX-200).

 


 

Download Youtube Video Guide

http://howto.cnet.com/8301-11310_39-57522084-285/download-your-youtube-videos-in-their-original-format/

 

FREE STOCK FOOTAGE: Video, Stills & Music

PHOTOS:
http://blogs.telestream.net/screenflow/2010/08/where-do-you-find-artwork-for-your-screenflows/

VIDEO:
http://blogs.telestream.net/screenflow/2010/09/where-to-find-stock-video-footage/

MUSIC:
http://blogs.telestream.net/screenflow/2009/11/where-to-find-background-music-for-your-screencasts/


 

OUR FALL CLIENTS

House Of Ruth: http://hruth.org

College of Fine Arts and Communication - Art: http://www.towson.edu/art

College of Fine Arts and Communication - Dance: http://www.towson.edu/dance

College of Fine Arts and Communication - Music: http://www.towson.edu/music


 

CLIENT TEAMS ASSIGNMENTS:

1. CONTACT: Clients and START PREPRODUCTION PLANNING for Oct-Nov 15 shooting.

Select range of CONTENT, INTERVIEW SUBJECTS, LOCATIONS and VISUALS W/ NAT SOUND.

 

2. Schedule Interview Shoot Location, Subject, Crew and Reserve Camera package.

SCHEDULE NOTE: Standard EQ CHECKOUTS will start after classTUE Sept 16th.

and From the Syllabus: Interview Shoot – 15%

Student Teams will shoot their FIRST interview of a person from your Client Organization using documentary shooting techniques. This assignment will entail the planning, location scouting, producing, and directing of an interview subject, and then additional visuals or b-roll. The location of the interview MAY be off campus, and should be an Interior shoot requiring lighting. Additional visuals can be both interior and exterior. A Critical aspect of this project is the ability to record high quality sound using the lav mic for the interview. The goal is learning to light and shoot an interview, being selective about what to shoot, and developing interviewing skills. TRY AND SELECT A SUBJECT FOR YOUR INTERVIEW THAT LENDS THEMSELF TO Interview AND Shooting B-ROLL ACTIVITY.


 

 

Download & read course SYLLABUS and new VML handbook for 2012: VMLhandbook.pdf

Screen Previous HD Corp Projects online at: http://www.youtube.com/user/dravideditor

We will be shooting in HD with the Panasonic HVX-170 camera.


 

READ This article

http://www.dvxuser.com/articles/hpx170/

and Download & READ the camera manual.

HPX-170 Camera Manual in PDF for Download

 


 

RESOURCES

24/720PN is the best HD recording setting for MAX Record Time.

 

SCENE FILE SETTINGS


 

F O R M S

Talent and Interviewee Release Form in Word Doc File:

ReleaseForm.doc

 

Use this format for production internships and job applications!

Production Resume Example Word Doc


 

FREE SCRIPTWRITING SOFTWARE:

https://www.celtx.com/

 

Free Archival video - public domain and downloadable:

http://archive.org/details/stock_footage

 

CLIENT LETTER/Agreement & Project Proposal Outline:

Corp Video Client2012.pdf

 

SOUND FX:

http://www.sounddogs.com/

http://www.freesound.org/

 

FREE music LEGALLY available online for download - all types:

http://www.freeplaymusic.com

http://freemusicarchive.org


 

Copyright 2012, David Reiss