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Live TV Studio: Narratives, Interviews, and Performances

In this course, students will learn to shoot interview sequences with Over the Shoulder and Reverse Angle Two Shots, as will as single person Talking Heads in which the goal is story telling: creating a narrative. Basic editing techniques will be taught using the live switcher and Adobe Premiere. Basic lighting, audio and video production techniques will be taught. Learn how to insert graphics and other video sources live into the production flow to complement the stories that students share for the interviews. Students who have performance talents will also have the opportunity to volunteer to work with the class collaboratively to do a live studio shoot of a performance. Students will also learn green screen techniques including compositing the performer into different source footage or backgrounds. Basic lighting, audio and video production techniques will be taught.