Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Area cable access stations offering summer video camps

MCAM-TV in Manchester will host a TV production camp aimed at teaching kids ages 11-15 how to produce TV shows and commercials. The camp will have two sessions, July 13-24 and August 10-21. The hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and tuition is $375. Ryan Plaisted is the camp director. Visit www.mcam.org for registration forms or visit the station at 540 Commercial St.

Concord TV in Concord is offering an introductory video camp June 22-26 from 12:30-5 p.m. and an advanced camp from July 6-10 from 12:30-5 p.m. Learn the basics of video production in this exciting hands-on camp. Students will operate video production equipment (including portable cameras, a three camera production studio and computer editing). Campers will create a program that will air on Concord TV Channel 22. Both camps are for kids ages 11-14. Tuition for the Introductory Camp is $87 for Concord residents ($107 non-residents). Tuition for the Advanced Camp is $110 for Concord residents ($130 for non-residents). Camp director is Julienne Turner. For more information, click here or call 225-8690 to sign up.