Classes

  • Orientation

    Orientation

    Want to know more about CreaTV? Learn about the resources available to help you tell your story. Find out why you should become a member!

    When: Saturday, January 21 | 12 pm - 1 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Virtual

  • Photo editing in Lightroom

    Editing Photos in Lightroom

    In this 2-hour course, students will learn the basics of photo editing through Adobe’s premiere editing software, Lightroom. Topics covered include basic editing skills like exposure manipulation and composition theory to advanced techniques like optics control and color theory.

    Although not recommended for first time editors, students are also encouraged to bring in a maximum of 1 example they wish to edit and would be able to follow along and edit their creation in real time.

    By the end of the class, students leave the space with profound techniques and tricks that will not only make editing photos in the future more enjoyable and fun, but also elevate their own photos for social media, content creation, or any other avenue of work that requires photo editing.

    When: Saturday, January 28 | 10 am - 12 pm
    Location: Open San José
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • What is CreaTV Anyway?

    Orientation

    Want to know more about CreaTV? Learn about the resources available to help you tell your story. Find out why you should become a member!

    When: Saturday, February 4 |10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Cost: Free
    Location: Virtual

  • DIY Lighting

    DIY Lighting

    When it comes to creative projects, it's easy to get overwhelmed. It can feel like you need special training and expensive equipment to get superior lighting in your photos and videos. We're here to tell you that's not true!

    DIY Lighting offers a crash course in lighting to give you the basic skills to elevate your projects. This class is modeled to use everyday objects to their fullest potential in your studio, wherever that happens to be!

    Join us for an afternoon of learning, collaboration, and hands-on experience. No need to bring anything but your phone, your creativity, and your lovely self!

    When: Saturday, February 11 | 1 pm - 3 pm
    Location: Open San José
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • What is CreaTV Anyway?

    Orientation

    Want to know more about CreaTV? Learn about the resources available to help you tell your story. Find out why you should become a member!

    When: Thursday, February 16 | 6 pm - 7 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Open San José

  • Vertical Cinematography

    Vertical Cinematography

    A 2-hour course where students will learn the ins and outs of shooting content for a vertical format. Whether you are looking to shoot on your mobile device to post on social media sites like TikTok or Instagram, or on a more robust camera system like a Sony or Canon for commercial purposes, students will leave this class with a better understanding of all things vertical cinema.

    While this class is majority focused on the production and shooting of vertical content, techniques for handling vertical footage during planning/pre-production and editing/post-production will also be touched on. Students will leave this class with newfound confidence in camerawork and will be eager to try out some of the new abilities and tricks they have picked up.

    When: Saturday, February 25 | 2 pm - 4 pm
    Location: Virtual
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • Can You Cut It Graphic

    Premiere Editing Class

    Have you been editing videos in Premiere Rush, iMovie or on your smart phone? Maybe you feel like you have mastered the consumer grade software and you would like to learn a more powerful tool. Well once you learn Premiere pro you are now using the same software as the professionals.

    The premiere pro class will teach you the basic technical skills to start editing like a professional. Premiere pro is a much more advanced software when compared to the ones mentioned above. Come join us on June 4thto learn the many tools Premiere pro has to offer.

    It is recommended that you are comfortable using or have prior experience using a Mac computer for this class.

    Next Class: TBD
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • Get in frame

    Get in Frame

    Want to create better-looking videos but not sure where to start? This is a workshop full of tips and tricks for creating videos at home using your cell phone!

    Next Class: TBD
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • Pad-Casting

    PAD-Casting

    Have you heard about our upcoming podcasting workshop? We’ll help you produce your very own online show from home and learn how to submit it to our channel, The Outlet. The class is limited to the first 3 people who sign up. 

    This class is happening via Zoom, but you will need to schedule an appointment to come to CreaTV on 9/22 between 3-6pm to pick up an iPad kit. 

    Next Class: TBD
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • Studio To-Go

    Studio To-Go

    Shoot, edit, and share videos all at your fingertips! In this class, we'll dive into mobile video production by showing you how to shoot and edit your videos on an iPad using Adobe Premiere Rush. Then learn how you can air them on our channel, the Outlet!

    Class is limited to the first 3 people who sign up. 

    Next Class: TBD
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members

  • Camera-ology

    Cameraology: Sony A7iii Camera Certification

    Are you interested in learning how to use a modern camera setup? In today’s day and age mirrorless cameras such as the Sony A7 are taking the world by storm. Be it photography, vlogging, music video or film making; the compact design teamed up with modern technology makes these cameras some of the most popular camera’s around.

    On May 14th, we will be hosting a beginning course teaching the technical ins and outs of the camera. After completion of this course students should have a basic understanding of all the functions necessary to begin shooting any of the above-mentioned media.

    Next Class: TBD
    Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members