Video Editing Boot Camp for Graphic Designers

Spike Radway   March 29, 2017   Comments Off on Video Editing Boot Camp for Graphic Designers
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2017-04-27 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Garfield Heights Library
Phone:216.475.8178
Address: 5409 Turney Road, Garfield Heights, Ohio 44125, United States
  • Speaker Bill Baraona, Flex Media
  • Cost Free for members and guests. Complimentary food for members. Nominal food charge for guests.

Graphic Designers without a background in video production will learn the basics of non-linear editing, and be able to create short videos that showcase their work for social media and more. Presenters at the 13th Annual CDPUG Showcase on Thursday, May 25th will feel confident adding a short video to their presentation.

Bill Baraona will cover:

  • Online resources available to edit video
  • How to import files and file types
  • How to navigate editing software
  • How to apply titles, transitions, and effects to videos
  • How to export files and file types
  • Social Media Platforms and video production

Questions and Answers at the conclusion

Speaker Bio:

Bill Baraona is the owner/videographer for his own company, Flex Media. A native Clevelander, Bill started his video production career in his high school video club and went on to attend Cuyahoga Valley Career Center’s Media Technology program. He has an associates degree from Cuyahoga Community College. Bill’s work experience in video production ranges from pre-production, production, and post production. Bill has worked on numerous live events for broadcast, live web streaming, commercials, instructional videos, and motion graphics.

Bill and his wife and fellow CDPUG member Jackie are major advocates for the community of Parma. They are co-founders of a group called Young Professionals of Parma. Bill serves as Vice President and is co-chair of the marketing communications committee. When Bill is not working, he enjoys being with his family and can often be found in Sandusky spending time on the lake.

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    Bios:
    Bill Baraona is owner/videographer of Flex Media LLC. He has been working in the video production industry for eight years. Bill attended Cuyahoga Valley Career Center (CVCC) while in high school and was enrolled in the Media Technology Program. He is certified in Media Technology through CVCC and holds an OCTCA Certification in Graphic Design, Digital Media Design, Audio/Video, Interactive Media Production, Technical writing, and IM Business Concepts. Bill also holds an Associates Degree of Applied Sciences from Cuyahoga Community College.

    Kathie Zipp is a writer and producer for Flex Media. Her background is in trade publishing, which she pursued after obtaining a BS in magazine journalism from Kent State University. Kathie loves helping companies with their marketing to allow them to grow. In her free time, she enjoys being outside in nature, cooking and traveling

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    Please help with an RSVP

    While an RSVP is not required for our members and guests to attend, it is strongly encouraged! We order our catered food, based on the number of RSVPs we receive. So, to make sure that we order enough food for all who attend, please RSVP at the following link: Click here to submit an RSVP. Thank you for your help!

     

Spike Radway

About Spike Radway

Spike Radway is a CDPUG founder from when the organization was conceived back in 1987. His current and long-standing position is the Director of Programming. Spike is the owner of Team Spike Consulting, LLC, a Macintosh Consulting and Support business founded in 1991.