Virtual Reality Workshop with Lesley Klassen

Learn about the world of art and virtual reality.  Explore virtual reality animation creation, VR painting, sculpting, and basic interaction scripting using off the shelf VR art tools you can use today.

Dates: Saturday, April 7th 2018 (12pm-4pm)

Fees:  $60 VP + On Screen member / $80 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 12 Participants

Instructor: Lesley Klassen

About the instructor:

Lesley Klassen has been invited as a guest speaker at Oculus Connect, a Facebook owned developer conference, to share his knowledge of best-practices in user experience and virtual reality design for virtual reality developers. He has been working in the field of virtual reality for 5 years and he has directed, and designed two virtual reality productions and produced12 virtual reality projects.

In partnership with On Screen Manitoba

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Intermediate Camera Workshop with Wendy Buelow

During this one evening class, we will explore Video Pool’s newest cameras, the Sony PXW-FS7 and Sony PXW-FS5.

These cameras can capture video in 4K as well as HD, with good slow motion options.   We will go through the deep menus to set the cameras up for hands on practise, and learn about important features such as Cine EI and Custom Shooting Mode.

Dates: Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 (6pm-10pm)

Fees:  $60 member / $80 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Prerequisite: Experience and basic understanding of the other Video Pool cameras.

Instructor: Wendy Buelow

About the instructor:

Instructor Wendy Buelow has worked in professional video for many years with CBC and independent documentary projects.  She has taught basic video camera classes at Video Pool over many years of technological change.

 

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Canada Council for the Arts Workshop

Date: Tuesday, December 12th

Time: 6pm – 9pm

Fees: FREE

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Facilitator: laura jeanne lefave

(Program Officer Canada Council for the Arts, Explore and Create)

This workshop will focus on the grants for individuals (both artists and curators), groups or collectives that may apply to Explore and Create program; covering both Media Arts (Moving Images and New Media) as well as Digital Arts.

There will be a general session with an overview of the program guidelines and application form as well as address the portal application process with a Q & A to follow.

Individual meetings can be scheduled in the afternoon for those who cannot make the workshop or would like to have specific questions addressed.

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Introduction to Audio Post-Production with Andy Rudolph

Designed for audio artists and videographers just starting, this workshop will teach the basics of editing, mixing, and sound-design in software such as Logic X, Pro Tools, etc. We will cover exporting your project from Adobe Premiere and FCPX to .omf/.aaf formats, how to source royalty-free effects, noise-reduction and a ton of other very useful information to bring you film or video to the next level. Whether you plan to do your own audio post or just want to have a better understanding of how things work when you work with audio engineers this workshop is a must for everyone making movies.

Dates: Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 (6-10)

Fees: $60 member / $80 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 8 Participants

Instructor: Andy Rudolph

 

 

 

About the instructor:

Andy Rudolph is obsessed with sound. His work spans nearly all facets of audio creation including: musical composition, performance, interactive installations, audio engineering, post-production and most points in between. He has performed and exhibited around the world, garnering impressive reviews. He also serves as Video Pool’s Audio Tech & Education Coordinator and teaches a Digital Art class at Art City.

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Audio Editing for Dancers with Kayla Jeanson

Learn the basics of digital audio editing for performance. This course is designed especially for dance teachers and choreographers looking for a fast, easy, and cheap way to cut and mix music. Software covered includes Audacity and Reaper (free downloads here: Audacity and here: Reaper ). Please bring current projects or ideas, as there will be a hands-on portion of the class.

 

Dates: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 (6pm-9pm)

Fees: Fees: $55 VPmember or Winnipeg Dance Organization member / $75 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Instructor:  Kayla Jeanson

 

 

 

About the instructor:

Kayla Jeanson is a filmmaker and video producer who specializes in dance-related media, from narrative screendance to documentary work. Her cinematography, editing and directing for videos and television shows has been seen online, internationally at film festivals, as well as through TV networks such as CBC, APTN, and MTS TV. Kayla has been editing audio for dance performances since she was 13 years old, and she is excited to be offering this class once again through Video Pool Media Arts Centre.

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Isadora with Hugh Conacher

Isadora is the leading interactive media tool for live performance – and it is so much more than that! This workshop will introduce you to the basics of using Isadora in your projects. It will be of value to those interested in creating performative work and installations with video, live manipulation of pre-recorded and live video, and in performing in work with video.

Participants should arrive with Isadora pre-installed and working on their laptop. A link will be provided to video content to download and have available on your machine. A working web cam with microphone is essential for the interactive components of Isadora.  Video Pool will also have some machines available for use please let us know if you need one to use.

Get Isadora here: https://troikatronix.com/get-it/   

Please also install the FreeFrame Plugin’s collection.

 

Dates: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 (6-10)

POSTPONED

Fees: $60 member / $80 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 8 Participants

Instructor:  Hugh Conacher

 

 

 

 

About the instructor:
Hugh Conacher is a lighting and media designer working in live performance. He has been using Isadora in his work since 2009. http://www.pellucid.me/work

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Advanced After Effects Workshop with Rylaan Gimby

Want to double up and dig a little deeper into After Effects? One of the most powerful digital compositing softwares out there. Get ready to drop the Saul Bass as you create titles worthy to introduce your brilliant work, or let out your inner JJ Abrams as you cover your screen in artificial lens flares.  This 4 hour class will cover:

– Parenting

– Pre Composing

– Effects

– Keying

– Blend Modes and Alpha mattes

– Solids

– Masks

– Shape Layers

– Particle effect

– Keying effects

Dates:  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 (6pm-10pm)

Fees: $60 member / $80 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Instructor: Rylaan Gimby

Prerequisite: Intro to After Effects / or previous experience with AE software

About The Instructor:

Rylaan is a commercial and multimedia artist based out of Winnipeg. He has been working with after effects for almost 10 years, utilizing it for animation, motion graphics, and visual effects.

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Introduction to After Effects Workshop with Rylaan Gimby

Are you tired of the terrible title options premiere and final cut offer? Would you like to create some special effects in your short film? Looking to get into digital animation? After Effects is a digital compositing and animation program in the Adobe Creative Suite. Get ready to drop the Saul Bass as you create titles worthy to introduce your brilliant work, or let out your inner JJ Abrams as you cover your screen in artificial lens flares.  This 4 hour class will cover:

– Importing assets (footage, logos)

– Using compositions and layers

– Applying Effects

– Using Text

– Animating and Keyframes

– Rendering / Exporting

Dates:  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 (6pm-10pm)

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Fees: $60 member / $80 non-member

Instructor: Rylaan Gimby

About The Instructor:

Rylaan is a commercial and multimedia artist based out of Winnipeg. He has been working with after effects for almost 10 years, utilizing it for animation, motion graphics, and visual effects.

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Introduction to Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator with Nicole Shimonek

Participants will use basic design relationships to combine various elements to produce print ready documents. This workshop will go through process and tools of working in Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign. Students will learn to integrate them to produce design solutions. In order to prepare participants should bring drawing supplies and photos with them to the class.  

 

Dates: Tuesday December 5 & Thursday December 7, 2017  (6pm-9pm) POSTPONED

Fees: Fees: $80 member / $100 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Instructor: Nicole Shimonek

 

About the instructor:

Nicole Shimonek is a visual artist based in Winnipeg, Canada. She has an MFA from the Chelsea College of Art and Design (UK) and a BFA from the University of Manitoba (CA). Her work has been in a number of exhibitions both nationally and internationally. Nicole’s interdisciplinary practice investigates survival experiences through materials – drawing, sculpture, painting, media and design. Nicoleshimonek.com

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Final Cut Pro X with Amanda Kindzierski

Final Cut Pro X is a revolutionary video editing application that makes it possible for beginners and seasoned professionals to achieve stunning results. This two-evening, hands-on workshop teaches students to perform basic editing functions while becoming familiar with the user interface. Start with basic video editing techniques and learn the practical techniques used daily in editing projects. If you’re new to editing video or are thinking of making the switch to FCPX from FCP7 or Premiere, this is the workshop for you!

The workshop will focus on areas such as file management, taming the magnetic timeline, basic editing tools, filters and effects and so much more.

FCPXDates: Saturday November 25 + Sunday November 26, 2017 (noon – 4pm)

Fees: $90 member / $110 non-member

Location: Video Pool Studio (300 – 100 Arthur St.)

Limit: 6 Participants

Instructor: Amanda Kindzierski

 

About the instructor:

I am a Polish, Ukrainian, Ojibwa, Cree multi media artist born and raised in Winnipeg Manitoba. A graduate of the Academy of Broadcasting and National Screen institute’s New Voices Film Program. A storyteller from childhood, I’m working to share my unique perspectives with a wide audience through art.

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