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June 2018 Newsletter
Open Music Sessions Featuring Kid Astronaut

Join us for June's Open Music Sessions, featuring the music of Kid Astronaut.

The event starts this Friday, June 1, at  7 pm, at Open Media Foundation ( 700 Kalamath Street).

Grab some free food and drink from Sexy Pizza, Crazy Mountain Brewery and Intrepid Sojourner while you watch the Countdown Show upstairs, starting at 7:30 pm.

Head downstairs to Studio A at 8 pm for comedy by Sexpot Comedy followed by a spotlight on the Intendence Film Festival and the music of Kid Astronaut.

Join and share our Facebook event.
Colorado Channel Now Using Live Closed-Captioning

Colorado Channel is now using the live closed-captioning available through YouTube.

The Colorado Channel provides live and archived coverage of the Colorado State and House legislative chambers. Users can search for bills of interest using Open.Media, developed by the Open Media Foundation.

Click here to visit the Colorado Channel.
Web Client - COLOR

Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR)  recently launched their new website. These busy community leaders needed a website that struck the perfect balance between ease of use and modern design. That is why OMF chose WordPress to help COLOR get petitions signed and feet on the ground. Your website should never be a barrier to your message.

Partner with OMF and find out how you can leverage WordPress to achieve your organization's mission.
DOM's Top-Rated Show for May

The top-rated show for May 2018 is DOM Telethon 2017 ep02 Blissfest333 by member Jesse Lockwood. He will receive $25 in DOM bucks.

Don't forget to vote for your favorite show on denveropenmedia.org.

And learn how to submit your shows here for a chance to get June's top vote-getter.
DOM Equipment News

The Edelkrone Pocket Shot will help you stabilize your video shots. With a versatile design, the Pocket Shot can be unfolded and used as a mini-stand, chest support, top handle, or a belt stick. The Pocket Shot also features an extra mount to easily adapt equipment such as sound recorders, lights, mics, etc.

Reserve the Edelkrone Pocket Shot today! Free for DOM members!
Studio Practice Session

Build up your experience as a studio crew member!  DOM is now offering a monthly opportunity to practice the skills you learned in the Intro to Studio Production class in a non-pressure environment. We will also have activities for non-Studio-certified members.

This month's session will take place on Wednesday, June 13, 6 to 8 pm in Studio A.

See you there!
Extended Support Programs (ESP) for Members

We are happy to announce multiple avenues for supporting members of Denver Open Media. These include the Open Media Lab, Peer-to-Peer Mentoring, Studio Practice and more. To ensure these programs benefit the most amount of people, we're asking you to please take this short  survey and let us know what days and times work best for you. Thanks for your input!
June Happenings

We will be hosting the sixth annual Intendence Film Festival June 8-9 at Denver Open Media. Films from all over the world will be shown, with a special focus on Colorado filmmakers. Learn more at intendence.org!

DOM will be at Denver Comic Con, June 15-17! We will have a studio-in-a-box for interviews and a green screen to insert yourself (or your superhero alter-ego) into different locations.

OMF is livestreaming the Denver Pride Parade, with Grand Marshalls David Mullins and Charlie Craig, to DOM's Comcast Channel 57! Can't make it to the parade? Watch online on June 17th here!

This year's Colorado Latino Festival is in Boulder and DOM will be there, livebroadcasting to the radio station. Come join us in Boulder or listen live on June 24  here!
June Open Media Lab - Underwriting and Member Meeting Planning
Get sponsors to help you produce your shows! 

Learn how at this month's Open Media Lab (OML) on Wednesday, June 20th, at 6:45pm. 

We will have sample emails you can send to sponsors and a how-to packet to assist you.

The annual Member Meeting is coming up on Saturday, August 18th! Help us plan events and agenda items at this month's OML.

And if you need assistance on your projects, we will also have staff and instructors on hand to answer your questions about editing, graphics, sound and more! Meet other Denver Open Media producers to network and collaborate on projects.

Free for DOM members (Basic membership or above). Register today!
Open Media Foundation
700 Kalamath Street, Denver, CO 80204