Mitch Daniels
Pearland, Texas
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Mitch Daniels, Cr.Photog is a freelance video producer/editor based in Houston Tx.  He’s renowned throughout the Southwest as an innovator in the video industry and is the recipient of numerous awards for his work.  Mitch has catered to top corporate clients and recognized social figures since 1977 and now has 40+ years in the industry.  Mitch has an extensive background in most aspects of sales, photography and video.

Video Production

Mitch Daniels & Billy Welliver
Course Number: 11
Level:  Beginning

This hands on and informative course is intended for beginners to the world of video and has been designed for those interested in starting or increasing their video production skills.  Your instructors will demonstrate over the course of the week how to create video that will include real world examples, including live event video (parties, social, family) as well as “script to screen” video examples.  You’ll learn how to select the right camera and lenses for the assignment, plus what, why, and when to record and edit.  Although not required, students are welcome to bring their own camera and editing system so that they can record and edit alongside the instructors.  The hours are long; but, the results are worth it.

Course topics will include:

  • Basic and advanced camera techniques using traditional video and DSLR cameras;
  • Non-linear editing skills and techniques using computer software;
  • Lighting, and how to get that “sweet” sound for video;
  • Computer graphics;
  • Wedding, Industrial, and Corporate video ideas, PLUS more.

If you’re serious about making money and want to do it while working at one of the coolest jobs around, the Texas School video class is a must for you.  Even if you’re a photographer, video is the perfect add-on to create another profit center to your established business.  You’ll spend the week with two top videographers as they guide you on your path to the art and craft of creating video. Often described as “The class that has the most fun at Texas School,” the video class’s project has become a tradition that the entire school looks forward to every year.  It’s been said that “Texas School isn’t Texas School without the video class.”  It’s time to check it off your bucket list!!

Billy Welliver
Metairie, Louisiana
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Billy Welliver, PPA Certified, Cr.Photog, M.E.I. Billy owns and operates Welliver Productions, a full Service video production company based in New Orleans, LA. He is a second generation videographer, and was born and raised in the production industry. His unique creative style and amazing shooting and editing techniques, along with his crazy sense of humor, have made him legendary in the industry. He has produced and directed countless projects including Commercials, Corporate Presentations, TV Shows, Weddings etc., and his production work has brought him around the world.