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Basic Field Production

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PhillyCAM’s Basic Field Production (BFP) class is designed to help students gain a fundamental understanding of technical and creative aspects of video production. 

This class will teach the basic operation of the Sony PXW field camera, lighting, and microphones. Students will learn how to set up their shots, properly mic subjects and prepare for their production shoot.

Upon satisfying all course certification requirements, members will have access to reserve and use PhillyCAM production equipment to shoot projects at PhillyCAM or on location.

Prerequisite: To register for the workshop, you must be a current PhillyCAM member and have attended a Television and Video Orientation.

Instructor: Ellen Reynolds

Fee: $75

Pay online or in-person with a credit or debit card. You will need to register in-person if you are paying by cash, check or money order.

No Refunds will be given for cancellations made later than 5 business days prior to the start date of the workshop. 

This class cannot be taken with another core class except for Production Planning

 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. EMAIL to be added to the Saturday class waitlist.


Open Registration Dates Title Class Dates Class Time Instructor Registration
02/13/2018 - 10:00am to 03/06/2018 - 4:00pm Basic Field Production - Tue, 03-06-2018 to Tue, 02-17-2018 Tue, Mar 6, 2018 to Tue, Apr 17, 2018 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Ellen Reynolds Register Now

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If you are attempting to register for this class/workshop and you do not see the Register link please confirm that you meet the following criteria:

1. You are logged-in to your account.

2. You are a current PhillyCAM member.

3. You have attended the required member orientation for this class.

4. You have the required certification to register for this class/workshop.

To verify your Certification status please contact, for all other issues email Web Services or call 267-639-5481.