Multimedia SIG Schedule


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 2019SIG 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!