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June 06, 2012

Create video and other projects in Gavilan College 2-week intensive program. Special Video Intensive Workshop with guest instructor, Dusty Nelson


WHO: This program is ideal for teachers and business employees who want to learn to produce promotional and educational videos.


WHAT: Gavilan College Institute for Digital Media Entertainment/Education

Special Video Intensive Workshop with guest instructor, director and cinematographer Dusty Nelson. Dusty Nelson has written and directed documentaries for Lifetime Cable Network and public TV; and directed/shot for ABC-TV, commercials for Lexus, Ford Mustang, Toyota, Nissan, Izuzu, Subaru, and Ford. He is a NEA/PBS Filmmaker grant award winner and his film Effects was a finalist at the 2005 USA Film Festival. His web site is


This is a "learn by doing" lab. Attendees have access to video equipment and one of the best digital media labs in the Northern California.  This is a rare opportunity to work with a professional in a hands-on environment.


Attendees will be able to customize their learning experience and project development with access to instructors, tutors, on-line video, and suggested readings. Hi-Definition Video camcorders are available for check out.


In addition to video, students will be able to work on projects such as:

·      Get a head start on Digital Storytelling.

·      Produce a video for Blue Ray Disk, web, DVD, YouTube, or Podcast

·      Design interactive goal-based lesson material

·      Design your own website using Dreamweaver and Flash

·      Transform your old photos into a digital scrapbook or large poster

·      Unleash your music potential with digital technology

·      Tell your story with memories, words, photos, videos, and animation.


WHEN: 2012 Summer, June 11–June 21 M–Th, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Hours are flexible


WHERE: All events are in Studio DM (Li 128), Gavilan College,


HOW:   Register for DM 108, Digital Media Lab. Register in person in Gilroy, Morgan Hill or Hollister or online at For further information, email




Last modified: August 17, 2011
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