Intro to Video Production
Mondays and Wednesdays
(One semester studio)
Learn basic principles in storyboarding, lighting, camera work, and editing to produce your own original, digital stories.
Advanced Video Production
Tuesdays and Thursdays
(Two semesters studio)
For those who already know the basics of production and want to take their skills to a deeper level. You’ll plan, produce and edit larger projects, while creating opportunities to connect with industry professionals.
WMCAT Teaching Artist Mike Saunders is passionate about video production. He is a producer on three award-winning films with Sob Noisse – “Coyote,” “Ape” and “Buzzard,” which premiered at the 2014 South By Southwest Film Festival and was featured at the New Directors/New Films festival in New York City. A lover of music, particularly those tunes he can find on vinyl, he is a co-founder of The Grand Rapids Soul Club and a popular DJ. Mike is also co-founder of Plastic Son Productions, through which he has worked with nonprofits to produce documentaries. He has a Bachelor of Arts from Grand Valley State University and completed the Lexia program at Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic.