When: Tuesday, December 4, 2012 5PM – 8PM
Where: Centre for Social Innovation, 215 Spadina Avenue, Toronto Cost: $75
Video livestream skills are an essential part of a social media toolkit. Organizations use livestream to stream live events over the Internet, expand community and engage audiences beyond geographic limitations.
rabble.ca, Canada’s most read independent, progressive news website, is seeking to recruit livestream technicians and is offering is rare opportunity to learn livestreaming techniques from experienced online media pros.
Who should come to this workshop?
You own or have experience operating a video camera, are familiar with the concept of livestreaming and want to get practical training that can kickstart your progress, and you are interested in working with independent media.
If this sounds like you, join us for this skills-building workshop with emerging media expert Wayne MacPhail, and rabble.ca’s senior livestream producer, Tor Sandberg.
To join this workshop you will need a camcorder that has the ability to hook up to a computer via FireWire, as well as an Internet-capable laptop. Space is limited. Please send you would like to join this workshop to re an email to email@example.com
A limited number of scholarships are available. Please indicate in your email if you would like to apply for a scholarship.
Thank you for reading this story…
More people are reading rabble.ca than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall – at rabble we’ve always believed in making our reporting and analysis free to all, while striving to make it sustainable as well. Media isn’t free to produce. rabble’s total budget is likely less than what big corporate media spend on photocopying (we kid you not!) and we do not have any major foundation, sponsor or angel investor. Our main supporters are people and organizations -- like you. This is why we need your help. You are what keep us sustainable.
rabble.ca has staked its existence on you. We live or die on community support -- your support! We get hundreds of thousands of visitors and we believe in them. We believe in you. We believe people will put in what they can for the greater good. We call that sustainable.
So what is the easy answer for us? Depend on a community of visitors who care passionately about media that amplifies the voices of people struggling for change and justice. It really is that simple. When the people who visit rabble care enough to contribute a bit then it works for everyone.
And so we’re asking you if you could make a donation, right now, to help us carry forward on our mission. Make a donation today.