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Video Production Spring Semester Projects

Dialogue Scene – Students learned audio recording techniques and screenwriting basics in order to produce an original scripted scene. #PROMblems – Produced by Ulisses Martinez, Daniel Figueroa, Bryan Barragan, Joseph Valencia   Promo Documentaries – Students were asked to shoot and edit short promotional documentaries for a school group or club of their choice. Link […]

Frights, Camera, Action! (2015 edition)

Video Production students learned about story-boarding and editing in the process of making these movies. Each group started with the same scenario, but were tasked with creating their own ending to the story. Additionally, each group attempted to build suspense and tension through editing and cinematography. The Last Laugh by Carlos Sanchez, Nick Maciel, Miguel Fuentes, […]

El Rancho Promo 2015

Check out the 2015 ERHS promo video. Special thanks to ER Video Production and ER Link Crew. 2015 El Rancho High School Promotional Video from El Rancho Video Production on Vimeo.


ER Promo 2014 from El Rancho Video Production on Vimeo. El Rancho High School 2014 – Shot by Joseline Alcaraz, Fabian Anaya, Isaac Castaneda, Alberto Cedillo, Christian Garcia, Eirene Gonzales, Julie Gutierrez, Adrian Hernandez, Matthew Hernandez, Joseph Jimenez, Rafael Pedroza, David Perez, Fabian Perez, Rebecca Perez, Joseph Quintanilla, Serena Solorio. Edited by Justin Diaz and […]

Video Production: A Sampler of Projects

One Week Film Fest Students had one week to plan, shoot, and edit a movie that fit a specific theme. The theme for Period 4 was Happiness Is… Abraham Torres, Rafael Pedroza, Fabian Perez SoldOut! from Abraham Torres on Vimeo. Julie Gutierrez, Eirene Gonzales, Anthony Castro, Joseline Alcaraz Julie’s Satisfied from Eirene Gonzales on Vimeo. View […]

Frights, Camera, Action!

Video Production students studied methods of creating suspense and tension from a variety of filmmakers (including Alfred Hitchcock). Then they tried to create their own. Here are a few short movies where the students attempted to bring the audience to the edge of their seats. The Return of Yano – Eirene Gonzales, Julie Gutierrez, Joseline […]

Video Production: The FUNdamentals

Basic Cinematography: Shots & Composition Students learned the fundamentals of cinematography: the basic types of shots used in cinema, the essential rules of visual composition, and the primary camera moves. Eirene Gonzales on Vimeo. Christian Rojas on Vimeo. Joseph Jimenez on Vimeo.   Intellectual Montage & the Kuleshov Effect Students learned that images arranged consecutively […]

Video Production 45 Second Short Movies

Students in Video Production conceived, shot, and edited short movies (30 – 60 seconds). Their goal was to create a story that illustrated the theme of change. They also focused on telling the story visually while considering shot types, shot composition, and basic editing techniques. Wormhole – Experimentation with a wormhole leads to intriguing results. […]

Video Production Mini Documentaries

Students in Video Production conceived, shot, and edited mini-documentaries on a subject of their choice. Mr. Hartman by Jessica Rodriguez and Robert Garcia-Magdaleno Desmond Delgadillo by Lynette Haro and Rudy Chinchilla El Rancho Robotics by Karl Breiling, Victor Romero, and Crystal Valdez

Video Production: Highlights

Chase Scenes: Students wrote, shot, and edited a short movie that included a chase sequence. The Dream View the entire post for more movies.