Tuesday, April 24, 2007
PLACE Cadboro Bay United Church, 2625 Arbutus Road, The Lounge
Sarah Coll and Chris Kruger will be demonstrating editing
with iMovie and Final Cut Pro.
Following the break:
Opportunity for feedback on the revised DRAFT contest rules,
Banquet and Senior Celebration Festival reports (Margaret)
Movie-Time: Members movies, AMPS 2006 Award Winners, etc...
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THE NEXT EXECUTIVE MEETING - will be held on Monday, May 7th at 7:00pm at the
home of Glen Downey.
THE GOODIES refreshments for the April meeting will be provided by Michael Veronneau.
BEST VIDEO OF THE YEAR for this year was "The Wayward Wind" by Eleanor Haire.
THE ASSIGNED SUBJECT CONTEST deadline will be the April 24 meeting. The topic
is "Windows and Doors." It may be up to four minutes long, including titles and credits. You
may enter as many videos as you wish. Your videos may be submitted on either DVD or VHS tape, but only one per DVD or tape.
THE ONE MINUTE CONTEST deadline is the May 29 meeting. Your videos may be on any subject but
they must be no longer than one minute in length, including titles and credits. There is no limit to the number of entries
you may submit and you may put more than on video on a video cassette or DVD disc (in this contest only). Contest Rules.
2007 SCCA ANNUAL COMPETITION - The deadline, for submissions ot the 2007 SCCA contest,
is FAST approaching. Contest entries are due not later than June 15. See the SCCA website (http://s-c-c-a.ca/) for more info.
RECENT ADDITIONS TO THE LEARNING LIBRARY - are the "Art of the Storyboard”,
showing beginners how to prepare drawings that will communicate how the movie will look in shots and scenes. “Practical
DV Filmmaking,” written for the beginner, this book guides you through the steps from planning to production,
and post-production. “Hollyood Special Effects with Adobe Premiere Elements,” teachs advanced
techniques to create special effects in Adobe’s affordable Premiere Elements editing software. “Premiere
Pro 2 for Windows: Visual QuickPro Guide,” is a book that uses plenty of illustrations and effective explanations
to get you up and running with this advanced editing software package.
CONTEST RULES REVISION a considerable amount of work and discussion has gone into the revision
of our club contest rules. Lead by Sheila Perkins, and with lots of research and input from our Vice-President David Fuller,
as well as other club members, this effort to update and clarify our contest rules has made considerable progress. A copy
of the revised DRAFT is included with this month's bulletin. Please take a few minutes to read and review them and be prepared
to provide feedback at the April meeting.
VISITORS are always welcome at our meetings. Bring along a friend.