E.g., Jul 25 2017
JUL
26

Audio Editing with Audition

Wed, Jul 26   4:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Adobe Audition is an industry standard audio editing software for Mac and PC. This course covers how to start an Audition project, importing and layering audio files, basic editing techniques and effects, as well as how to export a finished...


JUL
27

Digital Storytelling for Mac

Thu, Jul 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

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...

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Thu, Jul 27   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...


JUL
29

Audio Production in the Field

Sat, Jul 29   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

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...


AUG
1

Digital Camera Basics

Tue, Aug 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

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’ll also...


AUG
2

Open Editing Workshop

Wed, Aug 2   2:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

In this workshop, you’ll have the chance to review, practice, and work on a project of your own under the supervision of an instructor who can help and show you some new tips and tricks. If you’ve never taken our Video Editing with Premiere, it’s...


AUG
3

Intro to Social Media: Facebook

Thu, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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. Please note: in order to successfully complete this class, you must be able to...

Intro to Social Media: Twitter

Thu, Aug 3   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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. Please note: in order to successfully complete...


AUG
5

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Sat, Aug 5   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

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,...


AUG
8

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Tue, Aug 8   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Tue, Aug 8   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

BRIC digital-media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Tue, Aug 8   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   DeKalb Library

BRIC digital-media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...


AUG
9

Digital Camera Basics

Wed, Aug 9   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital-media

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’ll also...

Video Production in the Field

Wed, Aug 9   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

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...

Digital Photo Enhancement

Wed, Aug 9   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital-media

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 showing them...


AUG
10

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 10   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
12

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Sat, Aug 12   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

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,...


AUG
15

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Tue, Aug 15   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...


AUG
16

Video Production in the Field

Wed, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

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...

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Wed, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Wed, Aug 16   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...


AUG
17

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 17   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
19

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

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,...

Television Studio Production

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

This intensive class will introduce you to the basics of studio production, including three camera switching, audio configurations, green screen, as well as floor managing and directing. Successful completion leads to becoming a Certified...


AUG
22

Intro to Social Media: Instagram

Tue, Aug 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

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...

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Tue, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

BRIC digital-media

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...

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Tue, Aug 22   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...


AUG
23

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Wed, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital-media

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...

Video Production in the Field

Wed, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

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...

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Wed, Aug 23   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...


AUG
24

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 24   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
26

Audio Production in the Field

Sat, Aug 26   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

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...

Television Studio Production

Sat, Aug 26   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

This intensive class will introduce you to the basics of studio production, including three camera switching, audio configurations, green screen, as well as floor managing and directing. Successful completion leads to becoming a Certified...


AUG
29

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Tue, Aug 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...


AUG
30

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Wed, Aug 30   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Wed, Aug 30   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...


AUG
31

Digital Camera Basics

Thu, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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’ll also...

Digital Photo Enhancement

Thu, Aug 31   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

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 showing them...


SEP
6

Open Editing Workshop

Wed, Sep 6   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

In this workshop, you’ll have the chance to review, practice, and work on a project of your own under the supervision of an instructor who can help and show you some new tips and tricks. If you’ve never taken our Video Editing with Premiere, it’s...


SEP
12

Digital Storytelling for Mac

Tue, Sep 12   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

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...


SEP
14

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 14   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

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,...


SEP
19

Intro to Social Media: Instagram

Tue, Sep 19   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

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...

Digital Camera Basics

Tue, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

BRIC digital media

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’ll also...

Digital Photo Enhancement

Tue, Sep 19   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

BRIC digital media

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 showing them...


SEP
21

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 21   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

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,...


SEP
26

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Tue, Sep 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...


SEP
28

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 28   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

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,...


OCT
3

BRIC Media Education Orientation

Tue, Oct 3   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

Some of our BRIC media education courses require that you attend a free, two-hour orientation before registering. Check the “Prerequisite” section of each course listing for orientation requirements.


OCT
5

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Thu, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Thu, Oct 5   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...