SIG Meetings: Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. in the Ansel Adams Room. Dates listed below.
If you have ideas and/or requests, please forward them to me — OR — bring your ideas to the next SIG meeting.
Note: Once we are a month past a meeting date, it will be removed from the Calendar. To find out what happened at previous meetings, check out the Meeting Notes Archive.
Current as of 12/29/2018
|Date||Topic / Discussion Leader (if any)|
|1/3/19||“Toy Story 2019” SIG members and visitors bring in their new or old favorite stand-by equipment. Anything related to multimedia, which covers quite a bit of ground! Cameras, tripods, software, gadgets, etc. All Camera Club members invited to attend.|
|1/10/19||Commercials and Infomercials. How-to discussion. Member videos.|
|1/17/19||Stabilization: Shooting and Post Production. How to avoid shaky footage when shooting or if you couldn’t avoid it, how to address it in post-production. Your audience will thank you! Member videos.|
|1/24/19||Sound. An old favorite returns. We’ll look at mics, accessories, foley, and post-production alternatives. Member videos.|
|1/31/19||Guest Presentation. La Posada Productions Manager Don Flood. Member videos.|
|2/7/19||Google Earth. How to integrate Google Earth Pro in your videos, do’s and don’ts. (Lavender)|
|2/14/19||Potpourri. Adding Artistic Flair to your Productions. Adding texture to maps. Member 3MC “Teach a Photographic Subject” videos due. (Springford, et. al.)|
|2/21/19||Music. How to add music to your videos. Member videos.|
|2/28/19||Black & White Video Production. Discussion of B&W principles in photography/videography. (Trying for a guest speaker.) Member videos. (guest speaker from B&W SIG)|
|3/7/19||How to Do A Music Video. Basic principles and techniques of producing a music video.|
|3/14/19||SIG Project: Music Video Production. The members of the SIG will record a music video, using a local musician.|
|3/21/19||Cameras in Motion. How to get those cinematic ‘high production value’ shots that involve a moving camera. We’ll take a look at options including home-built alternatives, gimbals, rails, jibs/cranes, etc. Member 3MC B&W videos due.|
|3/28/19||Legal Aspects of Video Production. We’re aiming for a more in-depth look at this subject. We’ll cover when and where you can shoot, legal releases, privacy issues and other topics. (Trying for a guest speaker.) Member videos.|
|4/4/19||Wildlife Videography. How to sneak up on Tweety and get the video. Member videos.|
|4/11/19||TBD. Member videos. End of Season Party|
|4/18/19||TBD. Member videos. – Begin summer hours – No meetings until May 2nd.|
|5/2/19||Begin summer SIG Hours, meetings will be held only on 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month until further notice. The Return of Summer Cat!|