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Training Overview

Learn the Language of video. Get on TV.

CMNtv offers a variety of video production workshops and classes that teach you how to communicate using video. CMNtv Training is designed for everyone from novice to media professional and provide a relaxed environment for students to learn and experiment.

Additionally, our partners, Astute Artistry, Midwest Photography Workshops & Michigan Actors Studio, bring their expertise to CMNtv with training in makeup, digital photography and acting.

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CMNtv Workshops provide a painless introduce to video production and are the quickest way to get you on TV. Our Workshops cover all areas of production and give you a good introduction to the tools and facilities of CMNtv.

Open to new and veteran members, Workshops are generally two hours long, held on Saturday afternoons and are repeated throughout the calendar year. After completion, you are certified to check out any equipment or rent any facility covered during the Workshop.

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Immerse Yourself

In Depth Classes explore video from the inside out. In Depth Classes lead you through practical example projects and cover all the resources and equipment available at CMNtv.

In Depth Classes are generally held on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Each class is held for 2 hours/week for 5 weeks. Completion certifies you to rent and use everything covered during class.

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Midwest Photography Workshops

Fundamentals of Photography

Learn to use your DSLR

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Basic Photoshop

Photoshop for the Photographer

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Acting & Presentation

Michigan Actors Studio

On Camera Talent Workshop

Performance and presence

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Leadership Presence Media Training

Corporate leaders

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Makeup for the Stage and Screen

Theatrical Makeup Workshop

Paint your face, arms, neck and head with character design, artificial bruises and fake wounds.

Astute Artistry has been in business for over 8 years. We teach everything from Beauty makeup to Special fx and more. We pride ourselves in being the only licensed trade school in Michigan for Fashion, Film and Makeup. We are located in Farmington Hills Mi and have over 8,000 sq feet of space to teach students the trade they love.

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