SOUTHWEST ALTERNATE MEDIA PROJECT

Houston’s premier creative resource for filmmakers and film lovers since 1977

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Summer camp registration is open

FEATURED EVENT

Sony Venice Camera Workshop with Cinematographer Julye Newlin @ Houston MediaSource
5 DAYS TO THE EVENT
Learn the tips and tricks of the trade with Cinematographer Julye Newlin. Julye has 20+ years experience behind the camera and is teaching this workshop specifically about the ins and outs of the Sony Venice camera but will also talk about the F55 and FX9 as well as the FX7.
When
May 22, 8:45 AM – 4:00 PM

SWAMP is a Texas-based media arts organization committed to the film and video art of this region, the artists producing independent images, and to the cultivation of an engaged audience. It is vital to the intellectual and cultural development of any community to have the ability and resources to create its own artistic vision. In order to cultivate a climate for media representation of this region, SWAMP supports the tradition of artists who express their visions through film and new media. SWAMP encourages development of audiences who seek out artistic voices that reflect, celebrate, and examine the cultural, social, and political diversity of their localities.

Become a SWAMP Volunteer

The Southwest Alternate Media Project, Inc. (SWAMP) was founded in 1977 with the vision that executive level volunteers, student volunteers, youth volunteers, film enthusiast volunteers ALL VOLUNTEERS would be the engine that made the “Project” work.  Dominique de Menil was the founding promoter of this media project, in collaboration with James Blue who believed that media would one day be the voice for the voiceless.  Today we continue with that same vision, and we depend on believers and activists like you to contribute to our work.  Yes, the Southwest Alternate Media Project is run by volunteers like you.

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Join Us

Become a member and start enjoying benefits such as members-only events with industry professionals, discounts on equipment rental and workshops, and much more!

Volunteer

SWAMP was founded and continues with the support of volunteers. Please consider donating your time to us to help us in our mission to support local filmmakers.

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Donations are the foundation of what makes SWAMP run. Donate now to help us support continuing professional development and educational programs for people of all ages.

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