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July 03, 2006

Free lecture series features industry insiders from Video, Animation, Internet and Photography

As part of the Summer Institute for Digital Media Entertainment, Gavilan College presents a free lecture series featuring professionals from the worlds of Digital photography, film, and animation. These lectures are open to the public, and will be held in the Digital media Lab on the Gavilan College campus.

Our speakers:

Wednesday, July 5th
10:00 AM--Jane Edberg, MFA: Teacher, Fine Arts Photographer/ Artist; Edberg Studios and Gavilan College.
"Taking Digital Photography Through to DVD Slide Shows"

12:30 PM--Tracy Bender, CEO, OpenChannel Network
"Web Broadcasting and Publishing With Your Own Channel"

Thursday, July 6th:
10:00 AM--Vin Capone: Digital Video/Quicktime Development Executive for Education, Apple Computer, Inc.
"The Video Project Workflow From Camera to DVD"

12:30 PM--David Weizer: Freelance Modeler/Animator: Sony Imageworks, ILM, Disney Imagineering.
"Animation Workflow and Industry Career Tips"

Monday, July 24th:
Sharon Sussman, MA: Teacher, Artist, Animator; Kapi'olani Community College. Formerly at Spielberg's DreamWorks, UCSC, and SJSU.
"The Animation Student's Project and a Look at the Industry"

To be scheduled:
Tour of UCSC Electronic Music Studios and Digital Arts/New Media labs
Peter Elsea, Director of Electronic Music, UCSC.

Students who would like to produce their own work should register for DM 108 section 8189. The fee is $26 per unit. For more information, go to or call Bob Beede at (831) 247-2427. The Gavilan College Digital Media Lab is located on the Gilroy Main Campus, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd., Gilroy, CA 95020.

]For general registration information, and a complete schedule of Gavilan College classes, go to or call (408) 848-4800.


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