Weekly Zoom Sessions
Zoom at Noon!
Join us every week for a 20-minute Zoom Session discussing different techniques for your Digital Media class!
To join our zoom sessions, just click here! You can join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android!
8.9.17 | 12:00 PM | Wirecast for Beginners
Eric will walk through the simple steps to setting up your camera and using Wirecast.
8.16.17 | 12:00 PM | Creating a Digital Media Class – You know, the one you’re sitting in right now
Taylor will discuss format, curriculum and the four pillars to a Digital Media Class.
8.23.17 | 12:00 PM | Wirecast 101 – Literally step 1
Eric will talk about adding-in camera shots, media and a scoreboard to your Wirecast
8.30.17 | 12:00 PM | Planning out a Broadcast – Step 2
Eric will discuss the basics of broadcasting: When to start and stop your broadcast, what to do during timeouts and halftime, and how to set up and tear down your equipment.
9.6.17 | 12:00 PM | Sports Play by Play 101 – 1 (check) 2 (check) 3 (GAME DAY)
Eric will cover the prep work before the start of a game, spotting board and roster chart, and how to write out an opening and closing for a game.
9.13.17 | 12:00 PM | Shooting Photo and Video – With your eyes closed. Jk. don’t do that
Austin will cover shooting modes (M, Av, Tv), autofocus and metering, wide, medium and tight shots and the rule of thirds.
9.20.17 | 12:00 PM | Adobe Photoshop 101 – Why Kim Kardashian doesn’t really look like that
Austin will discuss the beginning stages once opening Photoshop: Blending options, adjustments and filters
9.27.17 | 12:00 PM | Football PbP 202 – Man, woman, and child…!
Eric will cover terms of the play (handoff, play action, pass), how to identify a tackler and yards gained and play set-up.
10.4.17 | 12:00 PM | How to use Snapchat, Instagram and Stories in your Digital Media Class – AKA how to be tech savvy
Taylor will discuss how to use stories, tagging, sharing photos and videos from events and Snapchat Geofilters.
10.11.17 | 12:00 PM | Slack & Loom 101 – Communicate like a pro
Sara will cover the basics of Slack and Loom; Getting signed up, channels, direct messaging and how to interact and ask questions to other schools.
10.18.17 | 12:00 PM | Adobe Photoshop 202 – A sequel that’s actually as good as the original
Austin will discuss, in detail, how to use the selection tool and how to use masks.
10.25.17 | 12:00 PM | Adobe Photoshop 303 – Complete the trilogy
Austin will demonstrate how to use anchor points (vector objects) and how to use text in your images.
11.1.17 | 12:00 PM | Adobe Premiere – Just a little more advanced than iMovie templates
Eric will discuss workspaces, slow-motion and time-lapse, titles, audio editing/syncing and how to export your content.
11.8.17 | 12:00 PM | How to use Pixelmator to Design Graphics – Basically Photoshop Cliff Notes for Dummies
Taylor will cover image sizes for Canvas, adding filters and text and how to export your content.
11.15.17 | 12:00 PM | Optimizing Content for Social Media – Size really does matter
Austin will demonstrate how to use sequences in Premier to have multiple frame sizes, how to change canvas size in Photoshop and how to save and export your content.
11.29.17 | 12:00 PM | Creating a show – We call ours Prep Huddle LIVE. You can’t steal that name, but we can tell you how to set one up
Eric will discuss how to schedule guests, use coordinating graphics, format your show and how to promote your show on social media.
12.6.17 | 12:00 PM | Interviewing techniques – This is important
Eric will demonstrate how to perform a pre and post game interview, a sit-down, and how to get a soundbite.
1.10.18 | 12:oo PM | Creating a podcast – Audio on demand
Eric will discuss the software, flow, equipment and where to upload a podcast