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Summer Pre-College Programs


Digital Video and Drone Technology

Shoot and edit your own short film, and develop your skills in drone videography!

Sunday, July 19 – Saturday, August 1, 2020
Residential-Only Program

In this course, you will be introduced to the basic methods, theories and processes of “movie image-making” using a variety of moving image media, including drone technology. You’ll start the course off by learning how to tell a “story” since it is the backbone of all film, video, and media productions, and then deep dive into the technical basics of production and post-production. You will:

  • Understand the basics of creating and overseeing video production, operating video equipment, and using digital editing and video elements.
  • Learn about drone technology and it’s applications, and develop your skills in drone photography and videography.
  • Show off your skills as a storyteller and filmmaker by shooting, editing, and directing a short documentary on a subject of your choice.
  • Visit NBC University Studios and the Museum of the Moving Image in NYC!

For further information, please contact:

Office of High School and Pre-College Programs
Summer Pre-College Programs
p – 516.877.3410
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