This workshop will be virtual and will last 3 weeks.
Are you interested in making money from web video creation? Web series and content creation on the internet is an ever changing landscape, but this workshop will cover the tricks of the trade by a Youtube veteran, Derrick Acosta of Mega64. Mega64 has been posting youtube videos since 2005, with over 500k Subscribers and 170 million views, they have learned the ins and outs of building a career from web video. Join this one day workshop for lessons and direct discussion about content creation, monetization, crowd funding, and building an audience.
Cost: $15 plus $1 processing fee per class
Ages: 14 and up
Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Online Via Zoom. Link will be sent prior to the workshop dates.
This class will be taught by Youtube veteran Derrick Acosta.
Derrick Acosta is an Actor, Writer, Director, Producer and Co-founder / VP of Mega64. Hailing from San Diego California, Derrick has directed commercials, music Videos, short films as well as Acting and Directing hundreds of internet comedy skits.
After founding Mega64 with Rocco Botte and Shawn Chatfield in 2003, the team went on to have great success on the internet with their comedy show featuring skits about video game and internet culture. The group quickly attracted the attention of companies such as MTV, Spike TV, Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, Hasbro, among others, and Mega64 has uniquely been able to collaborate with many highly respected video game developers who have made a cameo in the group’s comedy skits over the years.
Cameo’s include: Shigeru Miyamoto (Creator of Super Mario Bros, The Legend of Zelda), Hideo Kojima (Creator of the Metal Gear Solid series), Cliff Bleszinski ( Creator of Gears of War), Ken Kutaragi (Creator of Sony Playstation), and many more!
Acosta is also a Music Video Director and has collaborated with artists such as Shepard Fairy, DJ Z-Trip, Gary Wilson, Dead Heavens, Mrs. Magician, and more.