Video Productions I - Arts & Communication Primer
The first year of Video Production will introduce students to the history and future of video production. Students will learn basic information technology skills as well as basic video and audio production techniques. VP I students will gain an overall understanding of the role of media in our culture and participate in the creation of various productions, including commercials and animations. Students will also gain an appreciation of art and an understanding of the use of art in technology. For more information, please contact Mr. Josh Branch, Video Production Instructor
Video Productions II - Video Production / Media Arts Primer
This program offers additional hands-on experience with professional video equipment, production techniques, photo and video editing software. Students will gain more advanced skills as they operate studio cameras, sound, and lighting equipment. Various productions include short films, music videos, sporting events, and special effects. For more information, please contact Mr. Josh Branch, Video Production Instructor
Video Productions III - Digital Cinema / Motion Graphics
The third year of Video Production offers students the opportunity to become more specialized in cinema production and post-production. Students learn and apply advanced applications of videography, editing, and lighting techniques, as well as computer animations, graphic rendering and special effects in a variety of class and personal projects. Students continue to learn and demonstrate professionalism and communication skills with the ability to work outside of the lab/class in and amongst the community often in our Mobile Storyteller classroom on wheels. For more information, please contact Mr. Josh Branch, Video Production Instructor
HVTV News Production
Students will learn to work as a team to produce the morning news show. How to dress for and speak on camera, how to write for news segments, and how to produce basic stories for social media will also be taught. Students will be required to participate in all aspects of production, both on-camera and as part of the reporting team. This is a fast-paced course that allows students to create something original every day. For more information, please contact Mrs. Dani Wackerly, Broadcast Journalism Instructor.
Students taking this course will learn to write for the ear, develop successful techniques for filming footage and conducting interviews on camera, learn basic video and audio production techniques, and produce complete video news packages. Potential careers in broadcast journalism will also be covered. Students will be required to participate in all aspects of production. Students will report on events in the community and the district, including local events, sporting events, and more. For more information, please contact Mrs. Dani Wackerly, Broadcast Journalism Instructor.