Videography course offered

Videography course offeredPhotographer-videographer Ray Hocker will be instructing a 3-unit class in Digital Video Production at Cerro Coso Community College this fall.

The course is designed to help students edit and manipulate videos.

“No matter whether you are a novice video maker, blogger, or business owner; this class will help you learn the nooks and crannies of producing quality videos,” he said.

The course introduces digital video production techniques including single camera operation and procedures, basic principles and techniques of sound and scriptwriting, and digital video editing.

Course topics include the operation of digital camcorders, lighting and sound equipment; post-production digital editing suites; concepts and techniques of nonlinear digital editing, including organization of the editing process; and working timeline and audio editing, with emphasis on the principles and aesthetics of video editing.

“Video marketing has seen a surge in popularity due to its effectiveness in generating good return-on-investment and ramping up website traffic,” said Hocker.

“However, just like other forms of content, there is a lot of emphasis on the need to produce quality videos.”

Digital Video Production (DMA C131) will be taught online.

Fall classes begin Aug. 24. For information call 760-384-6100.

Story First Published: 2020-08-14