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Intro to VR/Virtual Reality and AR/Augmented Reality

Learn about Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) that have become increasingly popular in the fields of technology. Virtual reality is a technology that completely immerses you in a virtual environment, augment reality projects digital images onto real spaces and extended reality is a combination of both. These technologies have various applications from creative to medical fields and anything in between. Holly Chang …

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The Fundamentals of Video Colour Theory (Part 1&2)

Colour correction and grading is an essential part of the post-production pipeline – its purposes include improving the visual continuity from clip to clip, better communicating moods, emphasizing specific elements of the clip, etc.

Your introduction to colour theory will enable you to consider the different roles of primary, secondary, and tertiary colours and more as we look at examples of how these …

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Intro to Blender 3D

Be introduced to Blender3D which is a powerful open source software for 3D modelling and animation. This online workshop will provide an overview of how to create and import models, animate them within a scene, apply textures and materials, and render for distribution. By the end of the workshop, you will create a short animation ready to share for socials. This workshop will be beneficial to any artist …

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Intermediate Colour Grading with DaVinci Resolve in person

Effective colour grading is an essential part of the post-production pipeline. In this workshop you will learn more about the new technology of digital colour correction: this allows you to improve your video in subtle ways that will attract and interest more viewers and help you tell your story or create your project more effectively. You will learn to use additional tools for colour grading …

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Acting for Directors Online: X-WAVE @ TSV / BIPOC-Centred Workshop Series / (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

Knowing how to direct actors is a learned process. This workshop will break down a simple scene by exploring various acting exercises and techniques as well as delving deep into character study. Participants must come with a scene they would like to work with — either their own or one from a favourite movie.

Marketing Your Video in 2 Parts: X-WAVE @ Trinity Square Video BIPOC-centred Workshop series (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

In today’s market, promoting your work is a full-time job.  Learn how to navigate film festivals, social media, press releases, EPKs and more in this two-part workshop geared towards upping your game and leaving your mark.

Intro to short documentary-making: X-WAVE @ TSV / BIPOC-Centred Workshop Series / (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

Learn how to budget, hire crew, solicit funding and more in this class designed to help fledgling producers begin the process of producing a short documentary. Participants should come with an idea for a short documentary.

Interview Techniques Workshop: X-Wave @ Trinity Square Video BIPOC-centred Workshop Series Black, Indigenous, People of Colour

Participants will learn and apply the basics of interview techniques, with particular attention paid to working within sensitive subject matters. Participants will understand what kind of questions to ask; how to frame a question to receive the best answer; how to create a comfortable interview environment; and how to gain deeper understanding of their interview subject. 

Directing Short Narrative in 2 Parts: X-WAVE @ Trinity Square Video BIPOC-centred Workshop series (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

Directing narrative film is an art which expects precision and focus.  Learn the creative, technical and administrative aspects of directing.  Class will include a look at contemporary directing theory, working with crew, directing actors and shot composition.

Budgeting For Short Videos Workshop: X-WAVE @ TSV / BIPOC-Centred Workshop Series / (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

Learn how to craft your short video budget around the elements that will make the most of your money.  Break down a script, detail production costs and all the elements that go into a short video production will be discussed.

TouchDesigner Intensive

This is an IRL/In Real Life workshop where Social Distancing Protocols will be adhered to. Gain introductory level skills with TouchDesigner. The possibilities of this program are vast: therefore, our focus will be mainly on visual aspects, such as editing and compositing techniques, creating interactive and responsive elements and setting up for performance using the video projection mapping feature. TouchDesigner Intensive will conclude in …

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Video Dissemination: Getting Your Work Out There

Through an anecdotal artist talk this workshop discusses a selection of video pieces that demonstrate the range of ways that video can be shown.  This includes galleries, film festivals, online projects, events, pop-up exhibitions, DIY exhibitions and commissions. Participants will have the opportunity to present a video excerpt and the group will brainstorm for the best context for that particular piece. This workshop is …

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Social Media For Beginners

Social Media provides different platforms for information to circulate. In the introduction to Social Media For Beginners, workshop instructor, Gloria Swain will clarify how to use Social Media and advise on strategies for their usage.

Audio for Installation in 2 Parts

Learn about audio in its various manifestations in installation. Examine construction options, multi-channel technologies, speakers, transmission standards, multi-channel spatialization and more. Participants are encouraged to bring their ideas.

A Brief Introduction to Video Installation Online in 2 Parts

Learn to develop installation art ideas from your own local context and situation. Discover what installation art is about and its relationships between objects, materials or things and the context (place) that they are in through the artistic practice of Sona Safaei-Sooreh. Become informed about the ins-and-outs of installation art.

Intro to Digital Colour Grading & Theory w/ DaVinci Resolve

Tuesday August  7, 14, 21 and 28, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm with Marisa Hoicka

$ 210 Non-Member / $ 180 Member

Colour correction is an essential part of the post-production pipeline. Learn about the new technology of colour correction: this allows you to improve your video in subtle ways that will attract and interest more viewers and help you tell your story or create your project more effectively.  …

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TOUCH DESIGNER INTENSIVE

Tuesday June 12, 19 and 26, 2018 with Ilze (Kavi) Briede

$ 210 Non-Member / $ 180 Member

Gain introductory level skills with Touch Designer. The possibilities of this program are vast: therefore, our focus will be mainly on visual aspects, such as editing and compositing techniques, creating interactive and responsive elements and setting up for performance using the video projection mapping feature. Touch …

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Image And Video Glitching

December 16 / 2pm-5pm 

Explore the limits of video images via experimentation with Peter Rahul. Focus on manipulating video via physical materials and electrical components making them easier to self-service and modify.

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December 16

To register email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332.

$50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

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Video Cassette->Digital Conversion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 9 / 2pm-4pm

This is Do-It-Yourself! Come out and learn how to transfer your analogue videos to the the digital realm with Peter Rahul.

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December 9

This event is FREE.

Registration is required in order to attend. Register via email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332. If you are registered and do not attend, a fee of $20 will apply.

Video Projection Mapping: Intensive 6*

August 21 / 6pm-9pm

Video Projection Mapping: Intensive 6 culminates in an exhibition for the workshop participants in TSV Gallery.  This is the final week of a six-week intensive, participants will set up a show in the gallery space and have an opening. Prerequisite VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE 1-5, please see description above.

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August 21

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VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING WRAP UP: INTENSIVE 5*

December 13 / 6pm-9pm

Video Projection Mapping: Intensive 5 culminates in an exhibition for the workshop participants in TSV Gallery.  This is the final week of a five-week intensive, participants will set up a show in the gallery space and have an opening. Prerequisite VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE 1-4, please see description above.

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VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING PROBLEM SOLVING : INTENSIVE 4*

December 6 / 6pm-9pm

This is the fourth week of a five-week intensive where participants will begin working in the gallery space and test their individual projects. Prerequisite VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE 1-3, please see description above.

This is the fourth week of a five-week intensive resulting in a final show exhibiting participants’ works in TSV Gallery with Peter Rahul. Participants are required to bring in their …

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VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING FOLLOW UP / LEARNING : INTENSIVE 3*

November 29 / 6pm-9pm / with Peter Rahul

This is the third week of five-week intensive where you will continue learning the software: Resolume Arena, VPT7, MadMapper and work on your own project. Prerequisite VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE 1-2, please see description above.

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November 29

To register email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332.

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VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING LEARNING : INTENSIVE 2*

November 22 / 6pm-9pm

This is the second week of a five-week intensive. Be introduced to chosen software programs and initiate your own project. Prerequisite VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE 1, please see description above.

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November 22

To register email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332.

$50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member …

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VIDEO PROJECTION MAPPING INTENSIVE

May 24, 31 and June 7, 14 / 6PM-9PM / $240 Non-Member for 4 Sessions / $200 Member for 4 Sessions 

This is the first workshop of a four part series. Learn how to use Video Projection Mapping with Resolume to manipulate video such as creating illusions of deconstruction and redefining physical shapes from traditional flat projection mapping. Be introduced to artistic experiments and academic practices. Learn …

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THE IMAGINARY AND THE SYNCHRONOUS: working with accounts of the self in performance video

December 10 / 1pm-5pm / with Irene Loughlin / $50 Non-member / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

Using autobiography as the means to explore video performance, participants link an aspect of their life with an object/s that represents this event or characteristic, linking it to a wider socio-political platform with Irene Loughlin. There is a hands-on component where video participants perform while being …

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360 IMMERSIVE VIDEO EDITING Part 1

June 13 / 6:00pm-9:00pm / $50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member / with Andrew Cromey

Learn the basic skills necessary to work with 360 immersive video files in Premiere Pro with Andrew Cromey. This is a basic primer for producing 360 videos, importing and setting up your workspace for VR video editing and troubleshooting any stitching issues in post. Part …

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3D ANIMATION IN BLENDER*

February 10 / 2pm-5pm

Be introduced to Blender3D which is a powerful open source software for 3D modelling and animation. This workshop will provide an overview of how to create and import models, animate them within a scene, apply textures and materials, and render for distribution. By the end of the workshop, participants will have created a short animation to share online as …

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Visual Interactive Programming for Beginners with MaxMSP: Part 2 of 2

February 14 / 6pm-9pm

No prior experience writing code is required. Learn how to use MaxMSP which is a visual programming language that will assist you to build complex, interactive programs with Colin Rosati. In this second part of a two part workshop, learn about AV (Audio Video) interactions, Installation patches, interfaces and sensors.

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THE IMAGINARY AND THE SYNCHRONOUS: Walking With Accounts of the Self in Performance Video

 

June 27 / 6pm-10pm / with Irene Loughlin / $50 Non-member / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

Using autobiography as the means to explore video performance, participants will link an aspect of their life with an object/s that represents this event or characteristic, linking it to a wider socio-political platform.  The structure of the workshop emphasizes the imaginary and the synchronous.  This one day …

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Production Pipeline and Data Wrangling Part 2 of 2*

September 27 / 6pm-9pm / w/ Andrew Cromey

The second half of Production Pipeline and Data Wrangling continues its introduction to the normal workflow of editing a video project. Learn more about  importing, processing and editing a video, which then will be exported to various formats. Recommended prerequisite: Production Pipeline and Data Wrangling Part 1 of 2.

$50 Non-member* / $20 Member / CLUB SKILLS/ Skills …

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Intro to Cinematography

December 2/ 4pm-7pm

Be introduced to the key techniques, creative approaches and organizational skills involved in camera operation with Kwasi Bugyei.
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December 2

To register email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332.

$50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

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Final Cut Pro X Intermediate: Part 1 of 2*

May 1 / 6pm-9pm / w/ Guillermina Buzio
Part 1 of 2 enhances your basic Final Cut Pro X skills to the next level. Learn advanced editing techniques, project and interface customization, mixing audio tracks, creating titles, colour correction, applying filters, and finishing/outputting to file and the web. Recommended prerequisite: Final Cut Pro X Introduction.
$50 Non-member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS/ Skills Member
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SOUNDS SIMPLE: the art of sound design Part 1 of 2*

September 7 / 6pm-9pm / with Carson Teal / $50 Non-member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

Sounds Simple: the art of sound design demystifies editing digital audio, sound and music for moving images. Learn the art of sound design, with tips & tricks for creative audio design for your productions.

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September 7

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DSLR: Camera Basics

July 4 / 6:00pm-9:00pm /  with Merik Williams / $50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member.

Tap into the potential that the Canon 5D Mark III has to offer. Learn to shoot footage with a DSLR in order to get the most out of the format and produce quality results.

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The Advanced Fundamentals of Light

October 29 / 10am-5pm

This hands-on workshop will give you the skills you need to start making the most of your limited lighting budget. Participants will first learn how to look at, analyze, and manipulate light, then move on to figuring out how to create a particular look, using the materials at hand with Mary Daniel.

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Green Screen 2 After Effects: Part 2 of 2*

June 21 / 6:00pm-9:00pm / $50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member

Compositing defines the medium of video. This second half of a 2 part workshop continues participants exploration of After Effects with video compositing with Dean Vargas. Recommended: Pre-requisite Green Screen 2 After Effects: Part 1 of 2.

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Green Screen 2 After Effects*: Part 1 of 2

June 14 / 6:00pm-9:00pm / $50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member / with Dean Vargas

Compositing defines the medium of video. Participants take their shot footage and composite the video using Premiere Pro and After Effects with Dean Vargas. Recommended: Pre-requisite Green Screen 1: the art of video compositing.

Photo credit: Tubig, by Dean Vargas, 2006

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Video Installation Master Class: Part 2 of 2

 

 

 

 

 

December 14 / 6pm-9pm / with Greg Staats

Photo credit: Courtesy of Greg Staats

Continue your introduction to the fields of installation art and contemporary art practices with Greg Staats. Learn to develop installation art ideas from your own local/personal context and situation. Discover installation art and its physical and reciprocal relationship to the viewer and between objects, materials or things and the context that they inhabit. Develop …

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FINAL CUT PRO X: Intermediate Part 2 of 2

May 8 / 6:00pm-9:00pm / $50 Non-Member* / $30 Member / CLUB SKILLS / Skills Member / with Guillermina Buzio

Continue enhancing your basic Final Cut Pro X skills to the next level. Learn advanced editing techniques, project and interface customization, mixing audio tracks, creating titles, colour correction, applying filters, and finishing/outputting to file and the web.

Prerequisite Final Cut Pro X: Intermediate Part 1 of 2 .

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FINAL CUT PRO X: Intro Part 2 of 2

November 25 / 6pm-9pm

This second part of a two part workshop, continues training on how to edit video with Final Cut Pro X featuring a new interface with increased speed and efficiency with Geoffrey Pugen. Basic MAC knowledge recommended.

Prerequisite Final Cut Pro X: Intro Part 1 of 2.

* Non-Members receive 1 free hour practice time in editing suite.

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Shooting 101 – 12 Steps to Getting Your Video Out of Amateurville. Part 2 of 2

February 13 / 6:00pm-9:00pm

Part 2 moves into the fundamentals of pro videography, demystifying camera specs, digging into manual settings, and touching  on audio, lighting, and shooting for editing.  Again, we will have cameras available to work with;  feel free to use the workshop as an opportunity to learn to use your own.

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February 13

To register email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332.

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Green Screen 1: Introduction to the art of video compositing

 

 

June 4  / 10am-5pm /  $50 Non-Member / $30 Member / Club Skills / Skills Members / with Jenn E Norton

Be introduced to setting up, lighting and shooting a Green Screen setup with Jenn E Norton.

Photo Credit: Jenn E Norton, Weighting Light, 2015, Stereoscopic Video Installation, 5 min

June 4

Payment required in order to be registered, please email milada@trinitysquarevideo.com or call (416) 593-1332. Visa and Mastercard accepted via phone; cash or …

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Shooting 101 – 12 Steps To Getting Your Video Out of Amateurville. Part 1 of 2

February 6 / 6:00pm-9:00pm

Learn to use a camera and lighting for beginners.

The first part gets you to where you can shoot video that does not scream ‘amateur’ , even if all you have to work with is a phone or camcorder. It includes tips and tricks for steadying the camera, a look at basic composition principles, and hands-on exercises to …

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Green Screen 2: AfterEffects*

November 23 & 24

with Dennis Day/ 6pm-9pm/ $85 Non-member*/ $10 Member/ Skills Member

Compositing defines the medium of video. AfterEffects is an industry-standard application used to create motion graphics, special effects, title sequences and animation. Be introduced to the AE interface and cover concepts of composite editing, masking, key-frame animation, and basic filter effects. Learn how to import and prepare media from other applications, including Premiere Pro; assemble clips …

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Soft Openings – a Science Fiction video production workshop with Oliver Husain

Saturday May 30–Sunday May 31, 2015
10am-6pm
Introductory meeting: Tuesday May 26, 6:30pm
$100 / $75 members

Focusing on ideas of portal openings and teleportation in Science Fiction films and literature, participants will create, direct and edit short video sequences. Starting with looking at the city scape through the extra-terrestrial lens, use of special effects for this workshop is encouraged. An introductory meeting will include clips from Science Fiction films …

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