DC Post | Production Conference

A three-day training event, the DC Post | Production Conference is designed for professionals in TV, video, film, motion graphics and new media who wish to maximize their creativity and efficiency and improve their technical skills. Sessions are geared toward intermediate to advanced professionals and are presented theater-style with ample time for Q&A. The conference runs three full days in four parallel tracks.

 

DC POST | PRODUCTION CONFERENCE
DAY 1 | Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
TRACK UAV
IN-DEPTH
CORPORATE VIDEO
IN-DEPTH
POST
PRODUCTION
POST
PRODUCTION
9:00 am –
12:30 pm
Certified to Fly:
What You Need to Know About Flying a Drone Professionally

Luisa Winters
Corporate Video Production Techniques

Jem Schofield
IN-DEPTH
Video Editing in Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve

Jeff Greenberg
IN-DEPTH
Apple Final Cut Pro X

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch Break
2:00 pm – 5:30 pm IN-DEPTH
Improving Your Aerial Videography Skills

Francis Torres
Corporate Video Production Techniques

Jem Schofield
IN-DEPTH
Color Grading in Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve

Robbie Carman
IN-DEPTH
Adobe Premiere Pro

Luisa Winters
DAY 2 | Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
TRACK PRODUCTION PRODUCTION POST
PRODUCTION
POST
PRODUCTION
10:00 am –
12:45 pm
IN-DEPTH
How to Script: Best Practices for Writing Your Project

Amy DeLouise
IN-DEPTH
Cinematic Lighting Techniques

Jem Schofield
IN-DEPTH
Export for Web:
Mastering Video Compression for Web and Mobile Devices

Jeff Greenberg
IN-DEPTH
Designing in Three Dimensions:
3D for Motion Graphics Artists and Video Editors

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch Break
1:45 pm – 3:00 pm Keynote
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm Directing “Real” People On-Camera

Amy DeLouise
Working with LOG and LUTs in Production & Post

Richard Harrington
Fixing Audio in Post:
How to Get Rid of Common Problems

Cheryll Ottenritter
Advanced Color Grading Techniques with Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve

Robbie Carman
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Beyond a Talking Head: Creative Lighting for Interviews

Kevin Bradley
Directing Your Audio Talent

Cheryll Ottenritter
Tracking and Stabilizing Footage with Adobe After Effects & Adobe Premiere Pro

Richard Harrington
Advanced Color Grading Techniques with Apple Final Cut Pro X

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Break
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Evening User Groups
DAY 3 | Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
TRACK PRODUCTION CREATIVE BUSINESS POST PRODUCTION WEB VIDEO
10:00 am –
12:45 pm
IN-DEPTH
Raw Workflows: How to Plan, Manage and Succeed When Shooting Raw

Jem Schofield
IN-DEPTH
Hacking Freelance:
Building and Sustaining Your Career

Amy DeLouise
IN-DEPTH
The Essentials of Virtual Reality Post Production

Jeff Greenberg
Learning on the Web:
Producing Online Educational Videos

Richard Harrington
12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch Break
1:45 pm – 3:00 pm Getting the Best Performance:
Directing Actors and Non-Actors

Kelley Slagle
Understanding Intellectual Property:
A Crash Course for Creatives

Seth Polansky
360° Sound:
Intro to Audio Finishing for Virtual Reality

Cheryll Ottenritter
Successful Live Streaming: How to Avoid Common Problems with Live Streaming

John Dudley
3:15 pm — 4:30 pm Guerrilla Production Strategies:
Getting More Done with Less

How to Avoid Budgeting on the Back of a Napkin: Budgeting Video Projects

Richard Harrington
Documentary Editing:
Managing, Organizing and Legal Tips

Kelley Slagle
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Being a Better Director:
Shooting for the Edit

Legal, Business, and Contract Issues for Creatives

Seth Polansky
Documentary Techniques with Photos:
Creating Compelling Footage from Photographs

Richard Harrington
Graphics for the Small Screen:
Designing Motion Graphics for Mobile & Web Video

 

* Schedule may change slightly