Summer Youth Media Workshops


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  • Media Production Camp June 19-23 has 1 remaining space.
  • Media Production Camp August 7-11 has 7 remaining spaces.
  • Stop-Motion Animation June 26-30 has 6 remaining spaces.
  • Stop-Motion Animation July 24-28 has 2 remaining spaces.

Building community through media is what we do at Davis Media Access (DMA), and we make sure that starts with some of the younger members of our community. DMA has decades of experience teaching youth the basics of media production. These exciting classes teach production skills in areas such as camera and lighting, storyboarding and script development, sound, and stop-motion animation. DMA builds into all its curriculum critically needed media literacy training, and our workshops take place in the only HD studio in town. Participants get hands-on experience with quality equipment, work collaboratively, and share their work at the completion of the camp. Classes are taught by DMA staff and frequently assisted by students from past workshops.

Please note enrollment deadline of June 12, 2017. Classes do fill, and early registration is encouraged. Camps are limited to kids aged 9-13. Each camp is $175 per child.

Media Production Workshops

In the Media Production Workshop, participants learn how to produce a program in DMA's television studio, including storyboarding, operating cameras and sound equipment, and media literacy training. Students also work with HD field cameras, and get an introduction to the radio booth at KDRT 95.7 FM, DMA's low-power community radio station. Week ends with a screening of student work & a pizza party.

June 19-23, 1-4 pm

August 7-11, 1-4 pm

Stop-Motion Animation Workshops

During Animation Workshops, participants will learn how to plan and storyboard an animation, record dialogue and effects, and light and create stop-motion animations, as well as experiment with 2D-animation and watch examples of various styles for inspiration.  Past participants have animated everything from modeling clay to snack foods!

June 26-30, 1-5 pm-

July 24-28, 1-5 pm

If you have any questions, feel free to call 530-757-2419!

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