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STORIES: Sleep Habits – Hybrid Model – Overcoming Obstacles – Film/Broadcasting Class – Student Activism
 
TV Broadcasting is the capstone course for this particular CTE program.
 

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Below are a few examples of what the students have been working on since we went to Online learning.

Final Film Projects for 2019-2020

STOP-MOTION

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#GRABYOURSHOES
– This exercise was developed from an Instagram challenged.

[See more student projects by clicking here]

STUDENT CHOICE DOCUMENTARY (Students were given the opportunity to create documentaries on topics they chose.) 
  Every year students have the opportunity to create their own projects, highlighting what they have learned in the class.  This page has links to some of those projects. [more film projects]

Would you like to know about some of the things going on within our studio?  Here a little bit of a taste.  Also, there are some interesting resources that we post here. [more]

As many of you know, it takes considerable resources to run a program like this.  If you are able to help in any way, please let us know.  We would be so appreciative. [more]

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Columbia College Hollywood visits

Columbia College Hollywood visits

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Micro Films Exercise

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Finishing Strong

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Anyone that teaches knows full well how difficult the last week of school is.  Everyone is so ready for summer...
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Broadcast Studio – One Step Closer

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Donut Dynamite – 2018-2019

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Putting It All Together

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Toward the end of every year students utilize their learned skills by editing professionally shot films.  The Intro class is...
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How Easy Is Editing?

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This article is excerpted from No Film School.  To read the entire article please follow the link at the bottom....
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Interviews Begin

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Jakob & Staff Sergeant Vasquez Today kicked off the film of the first of many interviews as the students are...
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Smartphone Addicts’ New Tactic to Break Their Habit

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Being a father of three teenagers, teacher of high school and college students, and a smart phone owner and user...
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Is Lighting Really That Important?

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Is lighting really that important?  Ask any Cinematographer (DP, Director of Photography.  It is essential, vital, paramount - YES IT...
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10 Directing Tips from to Inspire You

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The Signal  Sci-Fi

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2019 Award Screenplays | Download PDF

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Free Solo | National Geographic

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Free Solo is a compelling and thrilling documentary.  Below you will find the official trailer, and interesting interactive 360 degree...
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How to recognize and fix 11 common problems in Final Cut Pro X

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This is a great resource article from Frame.io. To read the entire article click READ MORE at the end of...
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The Art of the Pour – Joe Maxwell

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Wednesday we had the great pleasure of having Joe Maxwell (Director of Photography) at Gahr.  He spoke to students of...
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Trip to 20th Century Fox Studios

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In early 2018, Gahr High School's Film/Video Production and ATA programs had the wonderful opportunity to be a part of...
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