Events

National SkillsUSA Competitions

The faculty and staff are once again heading to Louisville, KY to run the SkillsUSA National competitions.  We are very excited to have the opportunity to meet some of the country’s most talented students who have all won 1st place in their home state contests.

 

Summer Photo & Audio Camps

The Academy For Media Production’s Summer camp is an exciting way to spend a week during the summer.  Students will have fun learning a solid basic foundation within their chosen field.  For students enrolling into AMP’s diploma program, all fees are transferable towards tuition.

PHOTOGRAPHY CAMP OUTLINE

  • Basic camera features and functions
  • Auto exposure modes
  • Manual exposure
  • Composition
  • Studio flash: Portraits & Still Life

Dates: July 16-19, 2018  from 10am to 2pm
Cost: $250
Register: Click here

AUDIO PRODUCTION CAMP OUTLINE

  • Basic studio equipment
  • Song writing
  • Tracking instruments & Overdubs
  • Mixing

Dates: July 16-19, 2018  from 10am to 2pm
Cost: $250
Register: Click here

 

Educator Workshops

The Academy For Media Production’s Educator Workshops are designed to help teachers achieve student outcomes.  Our workshops start with the basics and quickly move to advanced skills.  In addition to acquiring the hands-on skills, participants will receive course objectives, outlines and project ideas for their students.  For more information, please complete the “Register” link in the event listed above and complete the form.  Classes are held at our campus located in McSherrystown, PA.  (click here for directions)

Educator’s PHOTOGRAPHY Outline

  • The DSLR camera: Features & Functions
  • Exposure Modes from Auto to Manual
  • Compositional techniques
  • Flash: Strobes to Speedlights – Studio to Location
  • Lightroom & Photoshop
  • Printing

Dates: July 24-25, 2018  from 9am to 3pm
Cost: $50
Register: Click here

Educator’s AUDIO Outline

  • Acoustics and Isolation
  • Microphone types & uses (dynamic, condenser, ribbon)
  • Preamps
  • Audio interface
  • DAW
  • Midi
  • Basic Recording Process (basic tracks & overdubs)
  • Mixing (EQ, dynamic processing, compression, limiting)
  • Time-based procession (reverb, chorus, delay, phasing & flanging)

Dates: July 24-25, 2018  from 9am to 3pm
Cost: $50
Register: Click here

 

Fall Classes

  • Monday September 17, 2018
  • AMP welcomes students from across the country for our Fall classes.  Both full and part time classes are available.

 

Open House

  • Saturday November 10, 2018 from 10am to 1pm
  • To register, click here: Register