Fall 2019 Adult Classes

Camera Fundamentals
Instructor: Andrew Cromartie
Price:  $50 per 2-day session
Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays 

Session 1 – December 3 & 5
Session 2 – January 6 & 7

Time: 5:30pm to 7pm
Number of Students: 6

Description: A two-day workshop. Basic camera operation with composition principles. Students will learn about frame rate, shutter speed, and aperture along with the rule of thirds for composing professional shots. This class is hands-on, giving each student the chance to operate a camera on their own.


Introduction to Video Editing

Instructor: Dee White
Price: $100
Dates: Wednesdays and Fridays

Session 1 –  December 4, 6, 11, & 13
Session 2 – January 8, 10, 15, & 17 

Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Number of Students: 7


A four-day workshop. Basic Premiere Pro is designed for Beginners and is hands-on training. Learn the basics of importing content, including file format requirements, basic editing production procedures.

Winter 2020 Classes

Advanced Cinematography
Price $150, limited to 8 Adult Students

Description: A four-day workshop. Visual storytelling using an advanced camera and lighting techniques. Also, an introduction to different filmmaking tools such as dollies, sliders, and jibs.

Dates: Tuesday and Wednesday, January 21, 22, 28, 29
Times: 5:30 pm – 7 pm
Instructors: Dan Driscoll & Andrew Cromartie


Photoshop Down to Business
$250, limited to 7 Adult Students

This class is for adults who need to use photoshop for business. Students will understand image treatment for print, web, and multimedia, learning editing production and applying color management. Students will have assignments creating projects such as book covers, advertisements, online advertising, and social media promotions, including thumbs and still frames used in multimedia.

Dates: Wednesdays, February 12, 19, 26 & March 4
Times: 5:30 pm – 7 pm
Instructor: Arlene O’Reilly


Camera Shy Class
Price $250, limited to 8 Adult Students

Description: A six-day workshop for individuals that aren’t so fond of the camera. Focused on reducing nervousness and increasing confidence. The class will teach you tips and tricks for presenting yourself and your organization with poise and elegance. 

Dates: Monday and Thursday, February 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20
Times: 5 pm – 6:30 pm
Instructor: Janet Forest


Graphic Design Intro
$250, limited to 7 Adult Students

Description: Understanding the foundation of graphic design and Adobe Illustrator can be insanely useful for creating graphics for web, print, signage, or anything! Unfortunately, it’s not very intuitive for beginners to learn. In this hands-on training, we’ll show you the fundamentals of Illustrator in a way that makes the program approachable for someone who’s just getting started learning the power of “vector vs. bitmap”.

Dates: March 3, 10, 17 & 24
Times: 5 pm – 6:30 pm
Instructor: Arlene O’Reilly


Drones 101 for Recreational Flyers

Price $100, limited to 8 Adult Students

Description: A one-day workshop for those who fly for fun. In this class you will learn the rules and regulations to fly your personal drone. You will go over interactive maps to show you where you can fly, how to get authorization and gain an understanding of airspace.


Session 1 – Thursday, January 16  &

Session 2 – Wednesday, February 5

Times: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Preston Harimon


Drone Part 107 Prep: Commercial Remote Pilots License Training 

Price $225, limited to 10 Adult Students

Description: A six-day workshop for those interested or already flying for business purposes. Learn from a FFA certified instructor who will teach you the information you need to pass the aeronautical knowledge drone test.

Dates: Monday and Wednesdays, March 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25

Times: 5:30pm to 7pm
Instructor: Preston Harimon


Portrait Lighting: Creating Light for Portraits and Interviews

Price $100, limited to 8 Adult Students

Description: A two-day workshop. Learn to light faces in spaces for beautiful portraits and on-camera interviews. Using 1-3 lights, you’ll learn classic Rembrandt lighting, high-key fashion lighting and edgy or moody lighting. We’ll also cover several different types of lights, packing gear for a location shoot, and setting up and “shaping” the light.

Dates: Tuesday and Thursday, April 21 & 23

Times: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Instructor: Kit Noble

Individuals interested in learning more about the media arts, please sign up for our newsletter for upcoming announcements on media arts education classes.