ABOUT WFMC

About WFMC

Willamette Falls Media Center is supported by cable subscribers of Damascus, Milwaukie, Oregon City, Wilsonville and the Unincorporated regions of Clackamas County. Willamette Falls Media Center is your local community media center. The facility is located in the Historic McLoughlin District of Oregon City. WFMC currently manages five local cable channels. These PEG Channels are the community’s Public, Education and Government Channels. To view these television channels you must have a cable subscription. If you do not have cable, you can view WFMC produced programs under the WFMC Presents tab. WFMC also provides programming for a sixth channel known as the Cable Access Network (CAN) Channel. This channel cablecasts out to Washington, Multnomah and Clackamas County. This channel is reserved for local producers.

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WFMC's House of Peculiar Happenings

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Monday, October 31st from 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Double, double toil and trouble;
Fire burn and cauldron bubble.

At WFMC Halloween night;
Peculiar happenings, full of fright.

Curious oddities for you to see. 
A spooky adventure all with no fee.

But as a non-profit, donations are neat,
Because they’ll help us upgrade our editing suite   


 For more information about this event or the other happenings at the studio call (530)650-0275 or come on in!

WFMC Public Facility

Location

1101 Jackson Street
Oregon City, OR 97045
(503) 650-0275 main
(503) 650-0198 fax
email WFMC

Hours

Tuesdays:
10am - 9pm
Wednesdays:
10am - 7pm
Thursdays:
10am - 7pm
Fridays:
10am - 7pm
Saturdays:
12pm - 7pm*
Sundays:
Closed
Mondays:
Closed

*Facility will be closed on Saturdays in the month of August
Get Involved

Core Class: Introduction to Field Camera — Canon XF100 HD Video Camera

Introductory class to using the Canon XF100.

  • Proper Tripod set-up and use.
  • XF100 Menu set-up, CF Card Initialization, Bit Rate, Frame Rate and HD Resolution set up.
  • Automatic vs Manual controls (Focus, Iris, White Balance, Shutter)
  • Audio Primer — Mics, Audio Jacks, Setting Manual Audio Levels.

Core Class: Introduction to Adobe Premiere CS editing software

Introductory class to using the RED, GREEN, or BLUE Editing Suites.

  • WFMC file management conventions, specific to each editing suite.
  • Digital Media transfer to Editing computer.
  • Premiere Project set up
  • Premiere GUI
  • Main work panels (Project, Timeline, Source & Program Monitors)
  • Video File import, Source Panel viewing and trimming
  • Timeline Tracks and Track Targeting.
  • Timeline Tools and Timeline video editing.
  • Basic Video FX and Transitions.
  • Audio Volume adjustment and Key Framing.
  • Basic Titles creation.

Core Class: Introduction to Studio Production

Introductory class for a Live Studio Production Crew.

* This class is designed for groups, teams or crews.

  • Studio Workspace — Lights, Cameras, Cables, Audio Jacks, Control Room, Green Screen.
  • Studio Camera Operation — Safe Operation, Moving the Cameras, Setting Camera mount Tilt & Pan Locks. Setting Manual Focus.
  • Setting exposure on Remote CCUs.
  • Setting Camera Aspect Ratio.
  • Setting up Lav Mics and Setting Sound Levels for Mics on Studio Sound Board.
  • Live Show Recording —Teams are split out to On Camera and Off Camera sides, a brief mock Panel Show is recorded for each team.

Become a WFMC Producer

WFMC Producers have access to WFMC classes, equipment, and studio facilities.

To register or log-in:

Featured Videos

  • Introductory PSA for Willamette Falls Media Center services
More videos at the WFMC Vimeo Channel