E.g., Jun 23 2017
JUN
24

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Jun 24   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots 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...


JUN
27

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Tue, Jun 27   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...


JUN
28

Intro to Photoshop

Wed, Jun 28   3:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

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 Wednesdays from 3:45-7:45PM on 6/14, 6/21 and 6/28.


JUN
29

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Thu, Jun 29   4:00 pm to 6:00 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 Editing Podcasts

Thu, Jun 29   6:30 pm to 8:30 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...


JUL
5

BRIC Media Education Orientation

Wed, Jul 5   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

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.

Open Editing Workshop

Wed, Jul 5   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...

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Wed, Jul 5   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island 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, Jul 5   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Coney Island 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...


JUL
6

Street Photography

Thu, Jul 6   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

In this class you’ll learn about on-the-fly composition techniques and how to capture engaging photos of people, buildings, and public spaces. Please note that this class runs rain or shine, so please dress appropriately.


JUL
8

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Sat, Jul 8   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...


JUL
11

Digital Camera Basics

Tue, Jul 11   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...

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Tue, Jul 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb 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, Jul 11   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   DeKalb 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...


JUL
12

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Wed, Jul 12   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, Jul 12   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...


JUL
13

Intro to Digital Photography

Thu, Jul 13   5:45 pm to 8:45 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to fully utilize 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.

...


JUL
15

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Sat, Jul 15   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...


JUL
18

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Tue, Jul 18   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...

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Tue, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway 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, Jul 18   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Kings Highway 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...


JUL
19

Digital Camera Basics

Wed, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island 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...

Audio Editing with Audition

Wed, Jul 19   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...

DIY Stop-motion Animation

Wed, Jul 19   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital-media

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 on...


JUL
20

Intro to Digital Photography

Thu, Jul 20   5:45 pm to 8:45 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to fully utilize 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.

...


JUL
22

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Sat, Jul 22   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...


JUL
25

Digital Photo Enhancement

Tue, Jul 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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...


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...


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...


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...

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...

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...


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...


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 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...