Enter the mythical realm of moviemaking in the park!
Enter the mythical forest realm of Prospect park in this specialty CinemaKidz camp! Transform into a fantasy character of your choice, build props, form unions and teams with other campers, and dream up an awesome story to act out, film, and finally edit over the week. This camp combines Larping and Filmmaking for a truly imaginative and fun experience, campers explore the hidden areas of Prospect Park, and embark on a creative journey over the course of the week. Campers will leave with their props, swords, costumes, and more, and an awesome finished sci-fi/fantasy film they will be proud of!
Ages: 8 – 13 (grouped by age)
Weeks Offered: Click below to see weeks offered
Learn to illustrate and animate!
Learn all about film shot composition, storyboarding, and visual storytelling by designing a superhero character, and making your own comic book and digital animation! Participants will improve their drawing skills through the staging and drafting of an original visual story concept they create on paper. Participants will dive into drawing techniques and create original characters, personalities. Next, the comic will be translated into a digital drawing, as kids learn to bring their comic to life using Procreate! Kids will learn frame-by-frame animation and bring their animation to life with digital animation! Finally, children will have the opportunity to design and build their very own character costume, and film a short component of their story.
Ages: 7 – 13 (broken up by age)
Weeks Offered: Please click below to see offerings
Learn to film, block, and edit an original 3D Movie!
This camp combines the technical skill of speciality editing, with acting and blocking techniques specific to action and adventure films! Kids will learn how 3D movies are made, then build a special rig which they will use to film their very own adventure movie! Kids will learn techniques of the trade for making 3D movies, including: blocking and body movement, creating special stories perfect for this technology and more! After planning an original story, kids will film their own production using the special DIY camera rig. From action-adventures to sci-fi alien movies, the sky is the limit. Kids will create fun costumes, act, direct, and produce a video project, then head to the editing bay to edit their 3D project! Kids will used advanced editing techniques and professional software to complete their film, utilized Adobe Suite to add motion graphics, special effects, and 3D elements.
Ages: 9 – 15 (broken up by age)