Backpack Filmmaker, A DukeCreate + Co-Lab Roots Workshop


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*** FYI: DukeCreate Digital Media Workshops will now take place at the Rubenstein Arts Center in the AMI Computer Lab (Room 234). See you at the Ruby! ***

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Workshop Title:
"Backpack Filmmaker Part II: SOUND For Video"

Workshop Description:
We will cover the basics of recording sound for video. This workshop is a continuation of the Backpack Filmmaker which focused on video production, but no experience or prerequisite is required. This class is helpful for beginners or videographers looking to improve audio skills.

Topics include:
Digital recorders, Mixing, Issues and techniques regarding location sound, Recording dialog and Interviews, Recording ambient sound, Types of microphones, Post-production audio and Sound design.

About the instructor:
David D'Agostino has over a decade of professional experience as a documentary filmmaker and as a teacher. He is a second-year graduate student at Duke’s MFA|EDA program.


What is DukeCreate?

DukeCreate is a free arts workshop series for the Duke community taught by local artists and students in the MFA|EDA program. Workshop topics emphasize skill development and practical experience in ceramics, screen printing, painting and drawing, photography, and digital media. DukeCreate is sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts (DukeArts) and University Center Activities and Events (UCAE), in cooperation with the Arts Annex, duARTS, VisARTS, and #artstigators.

What is a digital media workshop?

Digital media workshops are offered on Tuesday evenings and are taught by graduate students in the MFA | EDA program. These workshops cover various topics in the realm of digital media, including introductions to software in the Adobe Creative Suite, and practical workshops in digital storytelling techniques. Laptops, software and equipment is provided for these workshops.

How much does the workshop cost?

Workshops are free to all Duke students and staff, with priority given to students. Class size is limited. Students must sign up in advance at https://training.oit.duke.edu/dukecreate. Walk-ins will only be accommodated on a space-available basis.

Can staff attend DukeCreate workshops?

Duke students can reserve their spot in advance. Online enrollment for Duke staff opens on the day of the workshop. Staff can also show up 10 minutes prior to a workshop in case a slot becomes available.

Can I take a bus to the Rubenstein Arts Center?

Yes! The Rubenstein Arts Center is located between East and West campus, off of bus routes (C1, C2 & CSW) that run along Campus Drive.


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Status Cancelled
Date Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
Time 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location Rubenstein Arts Center
Leader David D'Agostino
Enrolled 13 of 15
At the Corner of Campus Dr. and Anderson Ave.