VID 101 | Principles of Video Design & Production


Enrollment: In stock

Instructor: Jon Bremner


This 12 week course covers all of the necessary topics required to run, execute, manage and successfully integrate a creative concept from page to stage. Students learn the basic tools, techniques and software used by industry professionals to communicate design ideas and execute them as a studio director. Expanded topics will also cover intellectual property, small business/contract management, and how to get paid for your work. Software covered will include the Adobe suite, Celtx Pro, and cloud based productivity apps. The listed software and a computer with a reliable internet connection and a moderately powered graphics card will be required to generate content and participate in this course.


COURSE START DATE:  July 15, 2017

Instructor:  Jon Bremner

Course Length:  20 - 25 hours (estimated)

Difficulty Level:  All experience levels

Prerequisites: Reliable internet connection, Moderately powered graphics card, Adobe Suite, Celtx Pro

Required Texts: "Qlab 3 Show Control: Projects for Live Performances & Installations" By: Jeromy Hopgood

Program Type:  Certificate with Verifiable Credential

Syllabus will be posted soon.

John Bremner


Jon Bremner is the owner and creative director at Lucid Studios in New York City. Jon is both a veteran of the US Navy and a designer/engineer for productions across the US. Jon most recently provided video design for the musical "The Count of Monte Cristo", by Yves Dessca, at the Montalban Theater in Los Angeles. He also recently served as one of three video leads in the Second Stage run of Dear Evan Hansen before it was picked up for its broadway run at the Music Box Theatre. Jon is a former graduate of the Naval Nuclear Power Training Command and holds a degree in video design from Fordham University at Lincoln Center. His passion for execution and engineering design is at the core of his philosophy for the future of video arts. 

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