Brendan McGibney - Technical Director - Lehman College

Brendan McGibney has worked in the multimedia industry for the last 12 years, with experience in pre-production, production and post-production. In his position as Technical Director, Brendan supports all aspects of production for the center, working with students, faculty, staff and outside vendors as well as working with the MMC team to improve and develop the facility through equipment upgrades, staff training and marketing strategies. His background in video production and photography has...
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2013 Lehman Commencement Behind-the-Scenes

95 degrees and sunny.  A perfect day for Commencement at Lehman College, where the Lehman community comes together to celebrate the hard work and dedication of its graduates, regardless of the elements. 

In a series of posts in the coming weeks, we’ll be sharing with you Commencement at Lehman College from different points of view: faculty, students and families. First up is our latest Behind-the-Scenes video showing what goes into the making of Commencement. This video highlights the efforts...

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Lehman College Multimedia Center: Behind the Scenes - 2012 Staff Photo

 

Earlier this month, we brought our Multimedia Center crew together for a team photo in the studio.  The whole team came together - interns, students and staff - there was some learning, some laughs, and of course, a few photos.

Using our jib camera, we captured a little behind-the-scenes action of the setup and shoot along with a few of the final images at the end of the video (as well as at the bottom of this blog).

Check us out, comment and enjoy! And look for more behind-the scenes...

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Lehman Alum Returns to the Multimedia Center

The Lehman Multimedia Center was happy to welcome back a recent graduate, Jeffrey Edison.  For the last two years, Jeffrey has been successfully working as a camera operator for ESPN, in Bristol Connecticut.  Luckily for us, Jeffrey returned to meet with a small group of students and let them pick his brain. 

For over an hour, Jeffrey explained his role at ESPN - providing an overview of his responsibilities, proper etiquette, and the experience as a whole.  The students had plenty of...

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2012 Commencement "Behind the Scenes"

This past May, we successfully captured and broadcast Lehman College’s 43rdAnnual Commencement ceremonies.  It was a huge collaborative effort between our staff, our interns and students, BronxNet, and Lehman's Building and Grounds department.  A special thanks also goes out to Chris and Roberto from Sony and their last minute help with our flight pack, and also to Cliff from Profoto for developing a lighting solution.

Would you like to know how it all came together?  If so, then come check...

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The Bacon Brothers at Lehman College on BronxNet

 

 

This September, the performance of the Bacon Brothers at the Lehman College Multimedia Center will be airing on BronxNet.  Join Lehman College alumnus and Distinguished Lecturer Michael and his brother Kevin as they sing a few songs and answer questions about their music and careers. Joe Mennonna accompanies them on the keyboard. 

In the Bronx, you can watch their show on Cablevision channel 67, and Verizon FiOs channel 33.  You can also watch online at http://www.bronxnet.org/livestream-67-33. ...

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2012 Lehman College Graduate Photobooth

  Take a group of, one camera, and a little persuasion to have some fun and what do you get?  Over 300 photos of fun and celebration turned into a 3 1/2 minute slide show!

  At this year’s Lehman College Commencement we asked one of our College Assistants, along with a crew of four interns, to embark on a little adventure: get some graduates to really let loose for our camera! We set up a photo booth, and while the students were getting ready, robes and all, for Commencement, we encouraged...

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Where can I get more experience?

Students at the Multimedia Center ask me all the time "where can I get more experience in video/photo production?" and it's a great question.  The answer I always give is.... "everywhere."  A friend once told me that "every moment is learning moment" and I believe that applies to everyone. Whether you're shooting video or photos on your iPhone or working as an assistant to a professional there is always something you can take away.