ACCESS LEVELS

CERAMICS

Wheels: Electric wheels, Kick/electric wheels
Support: Slab roller, clay extruders, plaster weding/reclaim table, concrete wedging table, canvas covered work tables, pug mill, plaster drying tables.
Glazing: Glaze work table, glaze samples for approx. 20 cone 10 glazes available, 8 raku glazes. (Glazes are formulated and mixed in-house).
Kilns: Electric Kilns, Gas kiln, Raku kiln, Soda Kiln

PRINTMAKING

Graphic chemical inks in range of colors and blacks, tarlatans, acids for zinc and copper etching, grounds, solvents, blotters, newsprint, rosin, tools, monotype inks and base in waterborne form, plexiglass platee, monotype tools, spray box, hot plate, dry-box, intaglio presses and relief press.

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

DIGITAL LEVEL 1

Lab: Mac-based digital labs with: iLife, Final Cut Express, Adobe Creative Suite CS5, After Effects, ProTools 8 LE
Printing: Epson 890, 2200, R800, 1400 printers
Support: Scanners 4870, 3200, Dimage

DIGITAL LEVEL 2

All Digital 1 equipment
Camera: Nikon D80
Support: All Flatbed and Negative Scanners, Photo tripods
Printing: Wide-format printing

Digital Level HD4

Camera: Canon 5D, Canon 7D w/ additional lenses

MOTION PICTURE FUNDAMENTALS (MoFUN)

Camera: Super-8 cameras, Canon ZR miniDV cameras, Minolta & Vivitar 35mm cameras
Support: Bogen junior tripods
Lighting: 500W Quartz Halogen work light, Reflector (bulbs not included), Pic stands
Lab: Digital labs

FILM

FILM LEVEL 1

Camera: All silent Super-8 cameras
Lighting: Quartz light, Reflectors, Pic stands
Support: Bogen juniors, Graycards, Extension cords, Minette viewers, Elmo viewers, Ciro splicers, Wurker splicers, Communal Super-8 projector
Editing: Digital Labs

FILM LEVEL 2

Camera: Bolex (up to 4 lenses), Canon Scoopic, Arri-S
Lighting: DP, LQD, Cosmo, Hodge Podge, Botard, 750, Acme, OMNI, Colortran square, Battery lights, Inkies, Softlight, 1k mole, c-stands, flags, silks, nets, sandbags, mafer, mathelini, gator, spring clams, stingers, Flexfill, Sekonic Analog light meter
Sound: Dynamic RE model cardio, EVA 635 omni, Sennheiser ME66 & ME80 w/ all heads, ECM-55 lav, Beachtek mixers, boom, Minidisc recorder, Marantz 1/8” cassette recorders, Nagra 3
Support: Bogen SR tripods, quickset tripod, pic stands, mole stands, wheeled spreader
Editing: Editing benches, Steenbeck 4 plates, 6 plates C, Sound Transfer suite, Final Cut Pro suite

FILM LEVEL 3

Camera: Arri-BL (with up to 4 lenses), Frezzolini, Éclair NPR
Lighting: All Film 1 lighting plus 2k Moles, 1k Fresnels, Matthew stands, Sekonic L-508-C, Pentax spotmeters, skateboard dolly+track
Sound: Nagra 3, 4VL, 4.2, boom poles, Pro-88 wireless lavs
Editing: Same as Film Level 2

FILM LEVEL 4

Camera: Arri-SR 1 super 16, Arri-SR II super 16
Lighting: 2 wireless (including Lectrosonic)
Editing: Same as Film Level 2, plus Kona Suite
Support: Sachtler pod, O’Connor PL

PHOTOGRAPHY

PHOTO LEVEL 1

Camera: Olympus OM2, Pentax K1000, Minolta SRT201, Canon AE, 28mm macro lens, 70-210mm lens
Lighting: Vivitar flashes, Reflectors, Pic stands
Support: Photo tripods, Classroom with seamless paper backdrop, Mounting press
Processing: Processing room
Printing: B&W darkroom 1, Finishing room, RC print dryer

PHOTO LEVEL 2

All B&W 1 equipment
Camera: Nikon 35mm cameras, Medium format cameras, Nikon D80
Printing: B&W 2 darkroom, Advanced darkroom, Adjustable easels, Contact printers, Digital photography lab with Negative and flatbed scanners and Small format printers, Daylab Polaroid transfer unit, Advanced grain focuser
Lighting: Digital and analog Luna Pro meters
Support: Matte cutters
Members who wish to gain access to lighting and grip equipment listed under B&W Level 3 access must demonstrate proficiency with the equipment. To do so they must schedule an appointment with an Equipment Office staff person.

PHOTO LEVEL 3

All B&W 1 and 2 Equipment
Camera: Adv. 120mm Cameras
Printing: Individual Darkrooms (Color Rooms), Wide Format Printers
Lighting: Umbrellas, Smith-Victor Reflectors, Tota Light Kits, Spot Meter, Matthews Stands, C-Stands, Flags, Silks, Nets, Sandbags
Support: Advanced Matte Cutter

PHOTO LEVEL C (COLOR)

Printing: Hope Processor
Support: Advanced Matte Cutter

PHOTO LEVEL C2 (COLOR 2)

Printing: Hope Processor, Wide Format Printers

PHOTO LEVELl SL (STUDIO LIGHTING)

Lighting: Strobe Lights & Accessories

PHOTO LEVEL V (VIEW CAMERA)

Camera: 4 X 5 Cameras, 8 X 10 Camera & Enlarger

PHOTO LEVEL HD4

Camera: Canon 5D, Canon 7D w/ additional lenses

VIDEO

VIDEO LEVEL 1

Camera: Canon ZR miniDV Cameras
Support: Bogen Jr. Tripods
Lighting: Quartz Light, Reflectors, Pic Stands, Extension Cords
Editing: Digital Labs
For students who have completed either Photographic & Motion Principles OR Motion Picture fundamentals, Super-8 and MoFun-level 35mm cameras may be added to this membership.

VIDEO LEVEL 2

All Video 1 Equipment
Camera: Panasonic GS400
Lighting: DP, LQD, Arri Cosmo, Hodge Podge, Botard, 750, Acme, OMNI, Colortran square, Battery lights, Inkies, Softlight, 1K mole, C-stands, flags, silks, nets, sandbags, mafer, mathelini, gator, spring clamps, stingers, Flexfill (TA session required)
Sound: Dynamic RE model cardio, EVA 635 omni, Condenser Video Sennheisers (MKE 300), ATR55, AT835b, ECM-55 lav, Beachtek mixers, XLR-PRO, Small boom, Minidisc recorder
Support: Bogen SR. tripods, pic stands, mole stands, wheeled spreader
Editing: Final Cut Pro suites

VIDEO LEVEL 3

All Video 2 Equipment
Camera: Sony VX2000/2100,DVX100a (TA session required)
Lighting: All Video Level 2 lighting plus 1K Fresnel, 2K moles, Matthews stands, Sachtler Kit, Hollywood Kit
Sound: Sennheiser ME-80, ME-66 w/ all heads, Pro 88 wireless lavs, XLR pro mixers, Boom pole, Marantz PMD670 & 660 recorder
Support: Bogen Mofo’s, 501, 503, S.O.S.,Quickset, Field monitors

VIDEO LEVEL 4

All equipment previously used in lower video levels
Camera: Canon XL-2 w/ additional lenses.

VIDEO LEVEL HD2

Camera: Panasonic TM 700

VIDEO LEVEL HD3

Camera: Panasonic HVX 200 Camera
Support: DS10/DS5 tripods

VIDEO LEVEL HD4

Level HD equipment and editing
Camera: Canon 5D, Canon 7D w/ additional lenses.
Support: Kino Flo Light, 4 x4 flasgs &silks, Pro Vista tripods