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Visit to the White House

“It was a huge honor to be at the White House with national leaders in education, and it was a great day for community colleges and the students we serve.” — WestEd’s Renah Wolzinger, invited guest at White House It’s not often that one gets invited to the White House. Renah Wolzinger, WestEd Research Associate, is an exception....

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Keith Wolzinger CNN

  This is a recent shot from one of the many guests spots of Keith Wolzinger commenting on Aviation issues for CNN.  Keith is a consultant for the Spectrum Group, and is a commercial airline pilot.  He can frequently be seen on many news channels as an aviation expert.  Keith just received a Digital Media Certificate from Golden West College to top...

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London 2014

London 2014

Visited London in Jan 2014.  Went to the Abbey Road studio, met some orchestra musicians, and hung out with cool people.  Thank you Marc Shaiman for your wonderful show – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Toured Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden. Highly recommend this journey.  There are 10 years of sets, props and costumes on two giant sound...

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Comikaze

Comikaze

  Comic Cons – I recently spoke on panels and Comikaze in L.A. and at the Long Beach Comic Con.  Our panel is about doing creative work on top of your full time schedule.  Also just played a fun holiday gig at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, CA rocking my bass guitar and clarinet. In my new position as Visiting Director for Data Tools for the...

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Audio Post Production and other projects

This week marks the start of the Fall 2013 academic year.  I will be teaching Audio Post Production at Golden West College.  We will work on adding sound effects, dialog, music and more to movies. I am also the Department Chair for Digital Media, Digital Arts, Computer Science and Design. In addition I am the Visiting Field Director for Data Tools,...

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Night of 100 Stars

I was fortunate to be the camera man for Eye on Entertainment for the 2013 Night of 100 Stars on Oscars night.  At this event Dawna Lee-Heising interviews stars as they come down the red carpet for a star-studded gala at the Beverly Hills Hotel....

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The A-Team

The A-Team

Well another semester is about to start, and I am excited to meet my new students, and catch up with my continuing students.

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Comikaze Expo 2012

Comikaze Expo 2012

Had a super panel this year at the “Full Time Creative Work on a Part Time Schedule” panel. Panelists also included Sean Glumace, Topher Davila, and Heather-Joseph Witham Ph.D. The event was completely full, which is amazing for year 2.

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San Diego Comic Con 2012

San Diego Comic Con 2012

I was fortunate to be a videographer this year at comic con 2012. The highlight of the day was after I completed a shoot for a panel, and was awarded an authentic Batman mask/cowel by Topher Davila. I have been doing work for his company on a sitcom “The Geek Girl Project”.

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CCCAOE Excellence in Teaching Award 2012

CCCAOE Excellence in Teaching Award 2012

Renah Wolzinger, Digital Media instructor, received the Excellence in Teaching Award from the California Community College Association for Occupational Education (CCCAOE) on March 22 at a conference in San Francisco. This prestigious award is granted to only one faculty in the State of California per year.

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Performance at NAMM 2012

I was fortunate this year to perform at NAMM 2012 with member of my band: Sable Cantus, Keith Wolzinger and Alan Levin at the MXL/Mogami booth.  Good...

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Final Cut X T3 Master Level Trainer

Final Cut X T3 Master Level Trainer Great news – today I passed my T3 level Apple Final Cut X exam.  This is the master level required to teach the Apple syllabus.  I will be teaching Final Cut X at Golden West College in Spring 2012.  That course will also include learning the new Motion software, which has amazing motion graphics editing tools....

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First Broadcast from the Aquarium of the Pacific

Sarah Swain- Marine Biologist/Educator and Technology Media Coordinator at the Aquarium of the Pacific received a grant from the Roddenberry Foundation to add a high tech education facility at the Aquarium.  With this grant they built a broadcast studio with a teleconferencing system, tied to cameras around the facility.  “Our goal with the interactive...

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Sound Design

Found some great links on the legendary sound designer Ben Burtt WALL-E Special Features Animation Sound Design: Building Worlds From The Sound Up (Part 1) – YouTube WALL-E Special Features Animation Sound Design: Building Worlds From The Sound Up (Part 2) –...

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Sunday music at the Pier

I will be down at Pier Plaza in Huntington Beach playing Bass guitar for an Interfaith Council event at 4:00.  Should be a fun afternoon.  Hope to see you there…  

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Ready for a new week

This week will be filled with lots of fun things at GWC – app development, recording studio time, our first audio post project where we put in our car chase stuff from last week’s stuntman field trip, and of course Final Cut.  See you there…

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GWC App Team

Forming an all star app team to develop an iPhone app for GWC.  We are doing the graphics, coordinates, still images, video, music/sound fx.  Great to have an opportunity to work on a legacy project!

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Critter College

I am now more knowledgeable about marine animals after attending my first Critter College at the Aquarium of the Pacific.  Ready to hit the Broadcast Pix switcher this week and hopefully start broadcasting the first shows soon.

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Corporate Video

Spent the day editing a video for a corporation that is doing training and service videos for complex machinery, saving the company thousands of dollars in travel and employee time. Graphics are next on the list.

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A great day at the Aquarium of the Pacific

Well it’s official – I have my aquarium shirt and am learning to run the new broadcast studio at the Aquarium of the Pacific.  We are putting together 7 shows that will be broadcast to education sites around the world.  It is a wonderful opportunity with some really great people.  If you come to visit, ask for...

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Renzone

August 30, 2011 Tomorrow I will be starting at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach working in the brand new Broadcast Studio.  HD shows, sea life, happy people, its all good…… Welcome to my blog where I will be posting the latest happenings in Final Cut, Logic, or other Video or Audio topics.  The technology world is changing fast –...

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