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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, May 25
3:00 pm

Thursday, May 26, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Are you a creative writer, poet, or spoken word artist who is looking for another way to connect to your audience? Learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity, you will create...
BRIC digital media classes
The picture-perfect shot doesn’t stop with your camera. In this class, you’ll get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program. Learn to retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before...
Tue, May 31
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
Tue, May 31
5:45 pm

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jun 1
3:00 pm

Thursday, June 2, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
BRIC digital media classes
The picture-perfect shot doesn’t stop with your camera. In this class, you’ll get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program. Learn to retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before...

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Twitter, you’ll create a profile for personal or professional use, learn how to tweet in 140 characters, and connect with other users.  
BRIC digital media classes
Learn about best practices for archiving physical and digital photos. Using your images, you’ll create brief oral history projects, allowing you to narrate a personal reflection of the story found in your pictures. Students will use Movie...
Tue, Jun 7
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...
Tue, Jun 7
5:45 pm

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or...
Wed, Jun 8
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
Wed, Jun 8
5:45 pm

Thursday, June 9, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design. This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4-8PM on 6/9, 6/16 and 6/23.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...
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Brooklyn Free Speech is excited to announce that our media education courses are now being offered at another location—Brooklyn Public Library’s Dekalb branch in Bushwick! Please join us in celebrating the expansion of our media...
Tue, Jun 14
1:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Are you a creative writer, poet, or spoken word artist who is looking for another way to connect to your audience? Learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity, you will create...
Tue, Jun 14
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...
Tue, Jun 14
5:45 pm

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...
Wed, Jun 15
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jun 15
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...
Wed, Jun 15
5:45 pm

Thursday, June 16, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design. This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4-8PM on 6/9, 6/16 and 6/23.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn best practices for capturing clean audio in the field. We will cover the various types of equipment such as microphones, field mixers, and digital audio recorders. We will also discuss tips to recognize and minimize distracting background...
Sat, Jun 18
10:30 am
BRIC digital media classes
This 3-session course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own radio podcast. Learn about different styles of radio podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show,...
Sat, Jun 18
10:30 am

Sunday, June 19, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This 3-session course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own radio podcast. Learn about different styles of radio podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show,...
Sun, Jun 19
1:00 pm

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In our Facebook class, learn how to set up a profile page, and apply privacy and security settings. You’ll also learn how to navigate posts, upload pictures and videos, and add...
BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Instagram, you will learn the basics of Instagram. You’ll learn how to set up an account, tips for taking great mobile photography and video, how to build an audience, and best...
Tue, Jun 21
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
Tue, Jun 21
5:45 pm

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jun 22
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Are you a creative writer, poet, or spoken word artist who is looking for another way to connect to your audience? Learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity, you will create...
Wed, Jun 22
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or...
Wed, Jun 22
5:45 pm

Thursday, June 23, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design. This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4-8PM on 6/9, 6/16 and 6/23.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This 3-session course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own radio podcast. Learn about different styles of radio podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show,...
Sat, Jun 25
10:30 am
BRIC digital media classes
This class covers common equipment setups, tips for getting great audio, lighting considerations, as well as common challenges and pitfalls of shooting video with DSLRs. The class will also give you an opportunity to record a short video with your...
Sat, Jun 25
10:30 am

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...
Tue, Jun 28
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Instagram, you will learn the basics of Instagram. You’ll learn how to set up an account, tips for taking great mobile photography and video, how to build an audience, and best...
Tue, Jun 28
5:45 pm

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Our orientation is a great introduction to what community access television is all about, the variety of classes available with BRIC Media Education, services available from BRIC, and our policies and procedures. Some of our classes require that you...
Wed, Jun 29
1:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jun 29
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jun 29
3:00 pm

Thursday, June 30, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...
BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
The picture-perfect shot doesn’t stop with your camera. In this class, you’ll get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program. Learn to retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before...

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Twitter, you’ll create a profile for personal or professional use, learn how to tweet in 140 characters, and connect with other users.
Wed, Jul 6
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Wed, Jul 6
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Instagram, you will learn the basics of Instagram. You’ll learn how to set up an account, tips for taking great mobile photography and video, how to build an audience, and best...
Wed, Jul 6
5:45 pm

Thursday, July 7, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
You’ll learn how to use your digital camera’s features and simple tricks to create beautiful images. We’ll discuss manual camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop...

Saturday, July 9, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory...
Sat, Jul 9
10:30 am

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

BRIC digital media classes
Are you a creative writer, poet, or spoken word artist who is looking for another way to connect to your audience? Learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity, you will create...
BRIC digital media classes
Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You...
Tue, Jul 12
3:00 pm