PPMtv Video Production

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About the Program

Are you interested in working at a professional video production studio? Do you want to write, shoot and produce a news show or special reports? Then PPMtv Video Production is the class for you! In this hands on class, students will learn the ins and outs of video production at Portsmouth Public Media TV (PPMtv) Channel 98 with the guidance and instruction of a professional television producer. Using small camcorders and computerized(nonlinear) editing techniques, students learn professional methods to tell a story. The Clipper News Report, which airs weekly to Portsmouth High School and on community television, Channel 98, is a major focus of this class.

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Bill Humphreys and Assistant Chad Cordnier: PPmtv

In 2012, the CTC established an ELO (Extended Learning Opportunity) with the Portsmouth Public Meetinghouse and Bill Humphreys, Executive Director. He possesses television and film production and post production skills as well as experience acting for stage and screen. Bill has 45+ years in the entertainment industry as a producer, director, actor, voice artist. He has won 4 Emmy awards for work on PBS and RKO studios. Bill holds a Bachelor’s degree from Columbia College of Television and Motion Picture Arts in Hollywood. He is a member of the Professional Screen Actors Guild, Actors Equity Association, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, American Film Institute and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Bill’s mission is tell stories that compel, excite, cause thought and entertain.

Contact Bill at: Bill.Humphreys@ppmtvnh.org

Education Courses

PPMtv Video Production

Units of Study

Producing The Story – A “How-To…”


Field Camera Production I, II & III

Advanced Field Camera Production

Studio Production I, II & III

Advanced Studio Production

Post Production I, II & III

Advanced Post Production

On-Camera I, II & III

Prompt-ly Speaking

Voice Over Narration for Film and Television

On-Camera Workshops


Options for Continuing Education