Workshops > Production

On-Set Media Management


$150 DCTV Members // $200 Non-Members

Footage is at its most precarious when offloaded from the camera to a storage device, and standard procedure is essential for eliminating any ambiguous worries of losing crucial material. A Digital Imaging Technician (D.I.T.) is one who ensures this safe passage and is dubbed as the most responsible person on set. Learn their best practices and department workflows with various media types, connections, speeds, card readers, and offloading programs, demystifying this crucial process.

Topics include:

  • Offload Workspace
  • Media Types, Connections, Speeds
  • Computer Peripherals
  • Basic Computer Science
  • Securing Copies
  • Syncing
  • Loading Times
  • Dumping and Backups
  • Log Notes
  • On-Set Communication

Size: 8 students | Duration: 6 hrs

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! We provide all equipment, curriculum, and are committed to a 2:1 student to camera ratio. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require pre-registration.
By enrolling you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the Workshop Policies.

If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Summer 2017
A Sun 8/6 11:00am - 5:00pm Instructor TBD