Digital Video Production p & Advanced digital video production ROP (1 year Certification of participation, 2 years necessary for certification of completion)
This course focuses on single camera production. Students learn narrative, documentary and corporate styles of video production as well as an in depth look at current industry practices. Research into the many jobs available in video production with discussion on how to find and apply to these jobs. Screenwriting is a large part of the curriculum with focus on going from script to screen. Students produce short films for the Ojai Film Societies; Young Filmmakers competition where they get a chance to demonstrate their skills and win cash prizes. By the end of the first year students will have an understanding of the entire production process from starting with an idea, putting it into script, lighting, camera, directing techniques, editing using the adobe creative cloud and ending with compression for distribution.