Post-MDD Production Workshops

These events are co-presented with VIVO Media Arts Centre and place at VIVO’s location (2625 Kaslo Street, Vancouver). More info here

Podcasting: Finding the Story

Learn radio reporting and audio storytelling in this podcasting primer with producer-journalists Madeline Taylor& Alex de Boer of UBC radio CiTR 101.9 FM!

Two sessions, 6 hours total

  • Session 1: Thursday, Nov 23, 6pm-9pm
  • Session 2: Thursday, Nov 30, 6pm-9pm
  • $56.25, or $45 with VIVO Extended Producer Membership (+GST)
  • An assortment of snacks will be provided

Intro to Final Cut Pro X

Kick-start your video editing skills with award-winning media artist Flick Harrison!

  • One session, 3 hours total
  • Monday, Nov 20, 6pm-9pm
  • An assortment of snacks will be provided

Learn how to import, edit video, add effects and titles, organize your files, and output to DVD, web, or master files on the once-and-future king of editing software.

Intro to Video Journalism

Learn to produce Real News with community engaged video artist Flick Harrison!

  • Two sessions, 6 hours total 
  • Session 1: Tuesday, Nov 21, 6pm-9pm
  • Session 2: Friday, Nov 24, 6pm-9pm
  • An assortment of snacks will be provided

Learn documentary shooting techniques, on-camera reporting, off-camera interview skills, journalistic writing, and documentary editing. Develop a documentary concept, or bring one, and shoot footage to be analyzed and edited over two workshop sessions. Participants may use VIVO’s video cameras, or bring their own.

Prerequisites: Suitable for those who have previously attended VIVO’s Video Editing or Camera, Lights, Sound workshops, or those familiar with the basics of video production and post-production.

All equipment provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own preferred headphones if they wish.

This event is co-presented with VIVO Media Arts Centre. More info here: