Learning to Film the Living World
Our Digital Video Production program will teach you how to work behind the scenes of film, professional video and television programming. You will learn strong technical foundations of video production, camera operation, lighting, audio acquisition and editing. As you move through the program, you will rotate roles and positions on a video production team with your colleagues, which will give you a well-rounded understanding of what it takes to create quality video productions, and what it takes to be a good team member.
|Course Number and Name||Prerequisites||Credits|
|PHOT 104 - Introduction to Video Production||3 credits|
|DVP 120 - Camera and Lighting Techniques for Digital Video Production||PHOT 104 with grade of "B" or better||4 credits|
|DVP 130 - Audio Techniques for Digital Video Production||PHOT 104 with grade of "B" or better||4 credits|
|DVP 140 - Video Editing Techniques for Digital Video Production||PHOT 104 with grade of "B" or better||4 credits|
|DVP 150 - Producing and Directing Techniques for Digital Video Production||PHOT 104 with grade of "B" or better||4 credits|
General Education Requirements:
All general education requirements necessary for graduation are met through the courses in the program as indicated above. Students who wish to take courses that differ from the general education courses indicated above must complete a course substitution request form. To access the form, login to the MyCCP portal, and in the Student tab, under Electronic Forms, click on the Records and Registration Forms link, then choose Request For Course Substitution Of Graduation Requirement link. A more detailed explanation of the College’s general education requirements is also available.
Film and Video Editors
Edit moving images on film, video, or other media. May edit or synchronize soundtracks with images.
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- Use traditional or digital cameras, along with a variety of equipment such as tripods, filters, and flash attachments.
- Determine desired images and picture composition, selecting and adjusting subjects, equipment, and lighting to achieve desired effects.
- Adjust apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth, subject motion, film type, and film speed.
- Create artificial light, using flashes and reflectors.
- Manipulate and enhance scanned or digital images to create desired effects, using computers and specialized software
How well does it pay?
New workers generally start around $41,912. Normal pay for Film and Video Editors is $69,544 per year, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as $105,121.