Ms. McCulloch Media Arts Program
Media Arts Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced, UC Approved
This class focuses on gaining professional skills using the latest Apple computers, pro industry cameras and Hi-Def equipment. Students are introduced to the art of lighting, camera techniques, story telling and pro editing using the latest Final Cut Pro software. Students will review, examine, define and learn from various directors, editors and writers. This class is intended for those students who like movies and television and want to learn more about what goes on “behind the scenes”.
Students will learn both traditional as well as contemporary animation methods. Special emphasis will be placed on the history and theory of the hand-made moving image including the graphic title sequence. Projects will include cutout animation as well as Claymation, FLASH animation, and motion graphics