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August 2018 Newsletter
Open Music Sessions Featuring Roka Hueka

Join us for August's Open Music Sessions, featuring the music of Roka Hueka.

The event starts this Friday, August 3, 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 in our cafe downstairs. Check out the Countdown Show in our parking lot (weather permitting), starting at 7 pm.

Head to Studio A at 8 pm for comedy by Meghan DePonceau, Elise Kerns, and James Pate, followed by a nonprofit spotlight and the music of Roka Hueka.

Join and share our Facebook event.
Web Services: WordPress Sites

WordPress  is the most popular content management system in the world. It is easy to use, affordable to build with, and has virtually limitless possibilities.

This is why the Web team at OMF has been leveraging it to build beautiful and sustainable websites for years. Whether it's a simple brochure website or a complex event management system, OMF can help your organization flourish online.

Learn more about OMF Web Services here.
Video Services: Client Videos

Check out these new client videos developed by the OMF Video Services team!

The Colorado READ Act video provides constituents with information about the Colorado Reading to Ensure Academic Development Act, which focuses on students identified as having a significant reading deficiency, delineating requirements for parent communication, and providing funding to support intervention.

The Video department also recently completed this Colorado Education Initiative call-to-action video titled We Are Educators.

Learn more about OMF Video Services here.
DOM's Top-Rated Show for July

The top-rated show for July 2018 is Tattoo Fashion - Even Jenkins and Andrew Flatland by member Bill Johnson. He will receive $25 in DOM bucks this month for having the high-rated show in the month of July!

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 August's top vote-getter.
DOM Equipment News
The Revo Dual Grip Shoulder Support stabilizes your DSLR camera, prevents rotation, and reduces fatigue so you can keep your camera steady while shooting video, eliminating distracting camera movement for smoother, more professional looking videos!

Heavy-duty aluminum construction, padded dual grips, an adjustable camera mounting plate, and a padded shoulder support combine to make the SR-1500 a comfortable rig, which results in better images. The universal 15mm rail system is compatible with a wide variety of accessories such as a follow-focus, monitor, lights, etc. The SR-1500 can support up to 30 pounds of gear, including your camera and accessories. It's lightweight, portable, easy to use, and easy to assemble.

Reserve the Shoulder Rig 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 no-pressure situation. There are also some things that non-studio certified members can do. So if you're interested or just curious, stop on by.

Wednesday, August 8, 6 to 8 pm, in Studio A.
Livestream DOM Radio

Listen to all your favorite local bands and podcasts on the livestream of DOM Radio 104.7 LPFM on Radio Rethink.

Developed for community radio stations, Radio Rethink allows smaller community radio stations to stream online and via apps so we can reach a larger audience.

Find your new fave today!
Open Media Lab

Do you need assistance on your current audio or video project? Or are you just not sure how to get started? Join us for Open Media Lab on Wednesday, August 15th, at 6:45 pm.

We will 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. The session runs from 6:45 - 8:30 pm and is free for DOM members.

Register today!
July See You at the DOM Member Shindig on 8-18-18!
Denver Open Media will host its annual Member Shindig on Saturday, 8-18-18, 3 - 7 pm . This is an opportunity to make a powerful impact on our organization's plans for the next year. It will be a fun and productive afternoon of activities, food, and conversation. Come meet your fellow members, share your feedback for the upcoming year, chat with the staff, and shoot a promo for the station!

Free for members. You must be a member or a future member to attend. Register here .

After the Shindig, stay for Open Screen Night: Hot August Nights from 7 - 9 pm in Studio A. The event is an ode to the the older days of Open Screen Night.
Open Media Foundation
700 Kalamath Street, Denver, CO 80204