Video Production Camp

Video Production Camp is a hands-on opportunity for students to gain a better understanding of the media and technology that influence our society. Participants will learn how to use and create content for various forms of broadcast media. Students will use laptops, cameras, microphones, green screen and other tools and software, students will create content for the purpose of developing a newscast/magazine show. Students will have the opportunity to learn basic editing concepts.

Aspects of the program include:

  • Developing camera skills – wide, medium, tight, focal development, rule of thirds
  • Learning interviewing techniques – two camera, one camera, shotgun
  • Developing Story Ideas – WALLDO, sequencing, character development
  • Learning broadcast programs –OBS, adobe premiere
  • Understanding jobs that create broadcasts and shows – directing, producing, editing, board operation
  • Creating live television/newscast broadcast

One week of fun and hands on learning will conclude with an opportunity for students to present their creative projects in a broadcast. New and returning campers will explore many interesting challenges during the one-week session of camp.

About the Director
Stephen Scott teaches Broadcast Journalism in the Upper and Middle school. He holds a B.A. in History/education from Worcester State University.  Mr. Scott has previously hosted radio and television shows focusing on high school sports and golf.  He also advises Student run broadcasting program, OskeeVision, that live streams and films Worcester Academy events, including sporting events, arts events, assemblies and graduation.

June 26th – 30th, 2023

Boys and Girls Age 8 – 15
Limit: 20 Campers per session

Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

$425 for Full-Day – One Week

Walker Hall is located on Worcester Academy’s main campus. Walker Hall provides access to classrooms with wireless internet, LCD projectors, Broadcast Studio and space for group projects.

What to Bring
  • Lunch and Snack (nut free)
  • Swimsuit and towel (if desiring to swim)