Nov 1, 2010
Amherst Media (ACTV) will be broadcasting an election special presented by Democracy Now! and Free Speech TV on Tuesday, November 2nd on channel 12, starting at 8pm. The coverage will be hosted by several independent media veterans, including Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez, Laura Flanders & more. More information is available at www.democracynow.org
Sep 30, 2010
Tables of various shapes and usage spotted the lawn next to the massive tent. There were kitchen tables, coffee tables, end tables; some had nice smooth tops while others were scratched and worn from years of use. Rows of desks, couches and chairs lay under the large tent. A few wicker chairs had holes through the seat but were still marked at $20 or $25 apiece. Couches averaged from $150 to $300 each.
Sep 29, 2010
Come along to our monthly Producer's Potluck in October and meet Adobe Certified Expert, digital imaging consultant and photographer, Tom Prutisto and hear about the upcoming Photoshop Workshops he'll be teaching. meet photographer Michael Zide; hear him speak about his work and the Gulf Relief Project.
Sep 16, 2010
The American Friends Service Committee and the National Priorities Project are running a contest inviting youth ages 13-23 to create short videos (1-3 minutes) exploring the ways they would spend $1 trillion for their families, their schools or their communities. While you won't actually win $1 trillion, there are excellent prizes on offer, and we encourage you to submit something. Full details here.
Sep 10, 2010
Our new website offers you the chance to do much more, as do our revamped facilities. Come in and see our new edit suites, and community art walls. Videos are now embedded in the site; you don't need to use an external player, and you can easily share them by email or embed them on your own site or blog. If you register for an account (free to all) you can also browse through a list of potential volunteers, find a crew to help you film/ edit/ etc., or check out volunteer opportunities.
Sep 3, 2010
We're proudly hosting the talented artists of The Women's Caucus for Art - Pioneer Valley Chapter. The exhibit, entitled Echoes & Evidence, celebrates & acknowledges the contributions of women in honoring Domestic Violence, Breast Cancer and Hispanic Heritage awareness months (September/October). The exhibit is viewable during regular Amherst Media Hours: Monday through Thursday from 10am to 9pm, and Fridays from 10am to 6pm. Please feel Free to print & distribute this flyer.