April 12, 2022

Board Members Wanted

The TCMEdia Board of Directors is accepting applications from interested individuals to fill two positions on the 2022 Board of Directors. 

The Board is seeking candidates who understand the mission of Thurston Community Media, are willing to fully commit to participating by attending board and committee meetings, and have skills or experience that will help TCMedia grow and evolve.  Experience with nonprofit fundraising efforts, background in finance or business, or former nonprofit board service is highly desirable. 

Once appointed, Board members serve 2-year terms.  Board participation requires an average time commitment of 4-6 hours per month for Board and Committee work. The Board meets monthly. Currently, the meeting day is the fourth Thursday of each month at 6 pm via ZOOM. The day and time are subject to change depending on board member availability. Committee meetings are held between board meetings. Board members are volunteers and do not receive compensation. TCMedia is committed to creating an organization that includes and respects sexual orientation and gender identity and includes cultural, racial, and ethnic diversity.  Black, indigenous, and other people of color, people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and young adults ages 18 - 30 are encouraged to apply. 

If you are interested in board services, please fill out an application and return it to Meagan Murphy Ross, Vice President / Nominating Committee Chair. Recruiting is ongoing.  The nominating committee will review applications as they are received.

An application can be found here. 

March 25, 2022

TCMedia Reopens!

Join us for a Second Saturday Ice Cream Social to mark the reopening of the TCMedia facilities.

Beginning April 9, 2022, we're unlocking the doors and will reopen Studio A, Control Room A, and Edit Suites for community producers and their production crews.

Come reconnect with your TCMedia friends, share some cool treats, and learn more about our updated facility operations.

Second Saturday Ice Cream Social
Saturday, April 9, 2022
2:00 pm - Studio A

To maintain safe social distancing, Studio A occupancy is limited to 30 people.

Please, REGISTER HERE to attend

January 31, 2022

February Classes

You can sign up for media production classes on the following dates and times.

Intro to Video Production - February
February 4, 2022

This workshop introduces basic operation of the Sony HDR-AX2000 field camera, as well as accompanying field production gear like the fluid head tripod, various microphones, and bi-color LED lights.

Fee: $55

Register Here

Color Correction with DaVinci Resolve - February
February 8, 2022

This class meets online. Get an overview of the video post-production process using the free software DaVinci Resolve and in-depth look at the workflow for color correcting and color grading with DaVinci's Color page. Class meets 5pm - 7pm

Fee: $55

Register Here

Intro to Final Cut Pro X - February
February 9, 2022

This class teaches Final Cut Pro, a professional video editing application. for Apple computers. Students will learn basic editing techniques, basic titling, transitions, filters, and how to export their finished video. Class meets 1pm - 3pm

Fee: $55

Register Here

Intro to Studio Production - February
February 16, 2022

2 class sessions: Wednesdays 2/16 & 2/23 Students must attend both sessions This workshop introduces students to television studio camera and audio operation, lighting, and set design. Class meets 5pm - 8pm

Fee: $85

Register Here

Music Video Production Course
February 28, 2022

The class members will select a music track from a local artist and then shoot and edit a music video for it. You will be introduced to music theory, multi-track recording, storyboarding, cinematography, storytelling concepts, choreography, camera operation and video editing. The finished video will air on TCMedia channels and will be available online. Instructor: Robert Kam 6 class sessions: Mondays 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4. Class meets from 6pm -8pm.

Fee: $250

Register Here