Learn the essentials of what makes a great video – you’ll create a finished 90-second piece with the Chalk Art Festival as the subject!
This is the ideal workshop for the still photographer who’s looking to take their story telling to the next level.
Workshop is three parts, a pre-shoot lecture, a hands-on instructional shoot at the Chalk Art Festival, and a screening / critique of your completed super-short film, complete with popcorn.
What You’ll Learn
- How to shoot so you can edit the clips into a cohesive story
- How controlling exposure in video differs from stills
- How to record quality audio
- Compensating for movement when shooting
Dates, Times, Locations
Evening Lecture: Thursday, June 1st- 6:30PM – 8:30PM
Park Meadows Store
Shoot at Chalk Art Festival: Sunday, June 4th- 10:00AM – 1:00PM
Screening & Critique: Tuesday, June 6th- 6:30PM – 8:30PM
Park Meadows Store
$99.00 plus Eventbrite online processing fee
Save 10% by registering more than two weeks in advance!
Meet up at Mike’s Camera in Park Meadows for an informative talk about the principles of shooting good video. Learn to shoot in segments and how to tie them into a narrative with beginning, middle and end.
Saturday Morning Shoot
What better way to learn video than to cover a colorful street event! The Denver Chalk Art Festival is an amazing free event held every year with a large variety of subjects to explore. We will spend three hours there and provide instruction and advice while shooting our individual projects.
Follow up Screening & Critique
Meet back up at Mike’s Camera in Park Meadows to wrap up the workshop with a fun and rewarding screening and critique of our projects. Each student will show their completed 90 second super-short film and receive insightful feedback from peers and experts. Popcorn provided of course!
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