2019 Summer Media Arts Camp

July 1–July 26, 2019

MORNINGS: 9am–12pm | Ages 10–13
AFTERNOONS: 2pm–5pm | Ages 14–18

REGISTRATION: 
Registration is in-person by appointment ONLY. Call 310.392.0846 to schedule an appointment. No drop-ins accepted. 

Registration Continuing & New Students:
April 13th, 2019 10am-4pm

FREE FOR LOW-INCOME FAMILIES! 
To see if you qualify, please bring the following documents from both parents/guardians to your registration appointment: 
• Most recent pay stubs, 2018 tax return, AND proof of federal/public benefits

For all others, Camp is $375/week. Week 1 will be prorated for the 4th of July holiday   (week 1= $300). We do our best to accommodate all children; low-income families receive priority. Please call for more information. 

 

Week 1: July 1–3 & July 5, 2019

MorningS: 9am–12pm | Ages 10–13

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FILm | Direct This

Draft your own screenplay, shoot with DSLR cameras, and edit with professional software to complete a short film.

 

Photo | Street Photography 

Take to the streets with a digital camera. Learn the basics of digital photography, composition, and storytelling.

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Comic Stories

Must enroll in all 4 weeks. Learn the basics of comic storytelling by developing your own comic characters, writing, drawing, inking, digitally coloring in Photoshop, and printing your comic! 

 

AfternoonS 2pm–5pm | Ages 14–18

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FILm | Int/adv film workshop

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Will you be voting for the first time in 2020 or do you know someone who will be? Join us in completing documentary films that focus on stories and issues important to you! Finished work will be part of a special screening and public program in September!

Photo | INt/Adv Photgraphy

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Experiment with Photoshop, inkjet printing, and design while exploring art photography.

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Multimedia | Film, Photo, and Audio for beginners

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Learn photography, filmmaking, and audio recording while producing a multimedia project.

 
 

Week 2: July 8–July 12, 2019

MorningS: 9am–12pm | Ages 10–13

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FILM | Animation Experimentation

Bring your story to life with your stop-motion and mixed-media animated short films.

Photo | Photo & Text

Take your digital photography to the next level. Integrate your photographs with text using Photoshop. 

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Comic Stories

Must enroll in all 4 weeks. Learn the basics of comic storytelling by developing your own comic characters, writing, drawing, inking, digitally coloring in Photoshop, and printing your comic! 

 

AfternoonS: 2pm–5pm | Ages 14–18

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FILm | Int/adv film workshop

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Will you be voting for the first time in 2020 or do you know someone who will be? Join us in completing documentary films that focus on stories and issues important to you! Finished work will be part of a special screening and public program in September!

Photo | INt/Adv Photgraphy

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. weeks. Experiment with Photoshop, inkjet printing, and design while exploring art photography.

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Multimedia | Film, Photo, and Audio for beginners

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Learn photography, filmmaking, and audio recording while producing a multimedia project.

 
 

Week 3: July 15–July 19, 2019

MorningS: 9am–12pm | Ages 10–13

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FILM | Filmmaking in Action

Prior experience preferred. Work in a crew, immerse yourself in filmmaking, and make a narrative short film.

Photo | Photo Perspectives

Discover new worlds of the tall and small using close-up and wide-angle digital photography techniques.

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Comic Stories 

Must enroll in all 4 weeks. Learn the basics of comic storytelling by developing your own comic characters, writing, drawing, inking, digitally coloring in Photoshop, and printing your comic!

 

AfternoonS: 2pm–5pm | Ages 14–18

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FILm | Int/adv film workshop

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks.
Will you be voting for the first time in 2020 or do you know someone who will be? Join us in completing documentary films that focus on stories and issues important to you! Finished work will be part of a special screening and public program in September!

Photo | INt/Adv Photgraphy

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks.
Experiment with Photoshop, inkjet printing, and design while exploring art photography.

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Multimedia | Film, Photo, and Audio for beginners

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks.
Learn photography, filmmaking, and audio recording while producing a multimedia project.

 
 

Week 4: July 22–July 26, 2019

MorningS: 9am–12pm | Ages 10–13

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FILM | Document This 

Work with a crew to write, produce, direct, and edit an original non-fiction film.

Photo in Action 

Control time with digital photography techniques such as freezing and blurring motion with shutter speed. 

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Comic Stories

Must enroll in all 4 weeks. Learn the basics of comic storytelling by developing your own comic characters, writing, drawing, inking, digitally coloring in Photoshop, and printing your comic! 

 

 AfternoonS: 2pm–5pm | Ages 14–18

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FILm | Int/adv film workshop

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Will you be voting for the first time in 2020 or do you know someone who will be? Join us in completing documentary films that focus on stories and issues important to you! Finished work will be part of a special screening and public program in September!

Photo | INt/Adv Photgraphy

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. 
Experiment with Photoshop, inkjet printing, and design while exploring art photography.

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Multimedia | Film, Photo, and Audio for beginners

(2 Weeks) Must enroll in both weeks. Learn photography, filmmaking, and audio recording while producing a multimedia project.