Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Video Producer’s Club field trip to the Bolsa Chica Wetlands

Join us for the Video Producer’s Club field trip to the Bolsa Chica Wetlands located at the Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint & Warner Ave.     Free admission & parking.
Hours:  6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Restrictions:  No dogs, bicycles or horses.
. If you’ve never been there I can tell you it’s a beautiful place, if you been there before you’ll agree it’s worth another visit.

The outing is planned for August 14th. We will meet at the edit bay, Video Producers Club at 9 am where we will car pool to the event. We will have a guided tour of the Beautiful Gardens at 10am, after which each of us will be able to shoot video or the gardens. The cost of the tour is $2 per person. We will then carpool back to the Video Producers club for a pizza lunch provided by the club. There we can discuss the trip and plans for making the videos each of us shot into short Video-logs of the day.

Date:        August 14th 2014
Time:        9:00 am
Where:    Video Producers Club
Destination:    Japanese Gardens

http://www.stockteam.com/wetlands.html Visit the website for detailed information.

Please RSVP to attend. Feel free to join us even if you don’t plan to video. If you can provide rides let us know. Indicate if you have a ride, if you can provide a ride or if you need a ride. Space is limited.

Future plans include possible trips to Belmont Shores Farmers Market and the USC Japanese Gardens. Have ideas for club events? Share them here.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Superwire channel, new schedule, new program added, the LW Choral "Blue Eyes " program starts around 7:39 pm

                         

                              
             TV Guide (Starts Jun 30, 2014)
                                     (With Time Warner Cable Box - Channel 995)
                                (With no TW Cable Box on Digital TV - Channel 95.861)
                            This Channel includes a scrolling Basic Cable Program  Guide

01:04 am   Alan Lee Margarita Ville
01:09 am   Columbus Corrected
01:17 am   Leisure World website information
01:41 am   State of the Video Club
02:07 am   Abilene Band Members Interview March25 2014
02:38 am   Holy Family Church Choir
03:12 am   Treat Her Right
03:16 am   Tajana Sings
04:16 am   Songs of the Islands  Part 1 March 15, 2014
05:16 am   Songs of the Islands  Part 2 March 15, 2015
05:36 am   Boot Scooting Boogie
05:39 am   Hospitality Recruitment
05:41 am   Passover and Easter with Mark Barnett
06:15 am   Johns Philly Grille Cooking secrets
06:22 am   Leisure World website information
06:46 am   Web Site Announcement
06:47 am   Motor Coach Murder
07:41 am   Soul Man with Joe and Shirlene Chavez
07:44 am   Karaoke Part 1 June 18 2014
08:45 am   Karaoke Part 2 June 18 2014
08:52 am   Columbus Corrected
08:58 am   Johns Philly Grille Cooking secrets
09:05 am   Friends Of The Library
09:20 am   Hospitality Recruitment
09:22 am   Oxytocin the Love Chemical
09:52 am   Copacabana Part 1 by Paul Bassett
10:50 am   Copacabana Part 2 by Paul Bassett
11:05 am   Hawaiian Fest  May 4 2014 
12:05 pm   Leisure World  Cafe Grand Opening
12:29 pm   Taylor White for the Theater Club
12:34 pm   Theater Club Dinner Dance
01:35 pm   Abilene Western Dinner Dance
02:08 pm   Boot Scooting Boogie
02:12 pm   Broadway Shows  Trilogy
03:12 pm   Tommy Williams  Xmas Blues
03:19 pm   Leisure World  Cafe Grand Opening
03:44 pm   Friends Of The Library
03:59 pm   Soul Train with Joe and Shirlene Chavez
04:00 pm   Sally Glausser And Bill Frambach Sing
04:09 pm   Sam Calerone's Twilight Band  2014
04:39 pm   Amy Walker European Tour
04:57 pm   Karaoke Part 1 June 18 2014
05:57 pm   Karaoke Part 2 June 18 2014
06:04 pm   Hospitality Recruitment
06:06 pm   Multicultural Council Event
06:34 pm   Maiden Voyage Part 1
07:31 pm   Maiden Voyage Part 2
07:39 pm   LW Chorale - Ol' Blue Eyes - Part 1
08:17 pm   LW Chorale - Ol' Blue Eyes - Part 2

08:49 pm   Philipino American Club Musicale
09:37 pm   GAF benefits
09:43 pm   club web pages at Leisure World
09:44 pm   Derderian
10:05 pm   Wanted
10:06 pm   Let The Good Times Roll May 17 2014 
11:10 pm   Hospitality Recruitment
11:12 pm   The Camino Slide Show
11:40 pm   Copacabana Part 1 by Paul Bassett
12:38 am   Copacabana Part 2 by Paul Bassett

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

New programs scheduled to show in July 2014 on local Time Warner Cable SBTV-3 at Channel 15.102 or Channel 3 with a cable box and on Verizon Cable Channel 37 .



These programs are submitted by members of the Video Producers Club, who are Certified Video Producers. The Video Producers are volunteers, and not employees of SBTV-3.

Copies of the programs are available from Station Manager, Robin Fort-Lincke. You can contact her at SBTV03@gmail.com or phone (562) 696-1404.

Club internet information is available at LWVPC.Blogspot.com

Maiden Voyage
An hour of dancing and singing along Route 66. The Touch of Class entertainment group take you on a nostalgic trip from Chicago to Los Angeles. Master of Ceremonies are Sally Glaueser, David Noble, and Michelle Potter.

Performers are: Ben Berg, Chuck and Diane Burnett, Sam Calderone, Debbie DeGarzia, Carmen Edwards, Sally Glaueser, Gerarde Imhoff, Lou Joseph, David Noble, Michelle Potter, and Phil Vlaic. Walt Bier was the Karaoke Tech. Ellen Brannigan and Carol Graves worked the front desk.

Joe and Oralia Osuna are the Camera Operators and Video Producers. Michelle Potter is the Show Producer, and David Noble is the Show Co-Producer.

Phil-Am Club
The Leisure World Phil-Am Social Club presented a musical Saturday, May 17, in Clubhouse 4. Featured soloist were Shirelene Chavez, Carmen Edwards, Jean Kaplan, and Pete Tupas.

The Pianists are Betty Ballen, Barbara McIlhaney, and Margie St. Clair. The Phil-Am chorale, with Bennie DeLa Cruz conducting, performed a medley and a Hawai' ian Song, with Bennie Dela Cruz dancing with Max Cadabona on Ukulele. Nine year old ballerina Mandy Cinco Killeen, perfored a ballet. The Phil-Am Chorale closed the event with “BattleHymn of the Republic.” Joseph Chavez was th program emcee. The show event was produced by Raoul Cinco. Paul Bassett was the Camera Operator and the Video Producer.

Chuck Stone
Chuck Stone: Artist. Interview with the carver, Chuck Stone. Local man who carves Tiki-style statues. His views on art and a carving in progress to replace the Spinx lost when the star of the movie, Endless Summer's, house was torn down. Music courtesy of AlohaRadio, a local band. Joseph Valentinetti is the Video Producer of this half hour program

Multicultural Council
A half hour of the Multicultural Council history with Ellen Brannigan-President and Anna Derby – Secretary. They discuss the pending Amphitherater entertainment to be performed by Multicultural Council clubs on Saturday, August 16 at 8 pm. Joe and Oralia are the Video Producers.

Hosptiality Room Volunteers Recruitment
Two public service announcements are asking for volunteers to assist at the Hospitality Room. Sandra Massa-Lavitt discusses the Hospitality Room and the many other benefits available to the residents, courtesy of the Golden Age Foundation. Joe Osuna is the Video Producer. This is a short public service announcement.

Terry Otter & Abilene
The Video Producers' Club presented country rock group Terry Otte & Abilene for the annual Ranch Hand Roundup Banquet, Friday, May 2, in Clubhouse2.

The group performed many favorite country and popular songs to flashing lights on stage and dance floor to the enjoyment of the dancers and audience. Tune in and enjoy the festivities. Terry Otte-Lead Vocal, Rhythm Guitar; Rod Anderson-Lead Guitar, BG Vocals: Tina Shaffer-lead vocals; Michael McCarthy-Drums” and Harry Reichman-Bass.

Camera Operators were Steve Nichols and Lynn R. Heath. Paul Bassett was a camera operator and the Video Producer of this one hour and 35 minute program.

One Stitch at a Time
The program is a conversation with Kate Pedigo, who is 102 years of age. We display items sewn by Kate. She learned the basics of needlework while a child, that would be about a 100 years ago. Her expertise after taking a tailoring class evidenced by a plaid coat and beret she made for a cruise around the South American Continent. The program is 28 minutes, by Video Producer Mary Apte

Spot Light on Kate Pedigo
The program is a collection of scenes at the Art League event in clubhouse 4, where Kate Pedigo exhibited her paintings, drawings, cards and books. This is a shor one and a half minute program. Video Producer is Mary Apte.

Inside Leisure World
Dr. Joyce , age 82 years, President of Wellness Center of America is the guest with host Ethel Lover, on the “Inside Leisure World” 30 minute show. Dr. Joyce discussed blood chemistry and nutrition. says your blood chemistries can warn you of a future health disaster 5 yrs before the symptoms appear.  She specialize s in Hematology (the science of blood chemistry ) Nutritionist and studied with famed Dr. Harold Manner , head of the Biology Dept at Loyola University in Chicago, “ He was famous for his controversial book , Death of Cancer. Director is Robin Fort-Linke.
 




































Monday, June 9, 2014

SuperWire for June. Times vary

TV Guide (Starts Jun 07, 2014)
                             
   (With Time Warner Cable Box - Channel 995)
   (With no TW Cable Box on Digital TV - Channel 95.861)


01:04 am   Alan Lee Margarita Ville
01:09 am   Columbus Corrected
01:17 am   Leisure World website information
01:41 am   State of the Video Club
02:07 am   Abilene Band Members Interview March25 2014
02:38 am   Holy Family Church Choir
03:12 am   Treat Her Right
03:16 am   Tajana Sings
04:16 am   Songs of the Islands  Part 1 March15 2014
05:16 am   Songs of the Islands  Part 2 March 15,2014
05:36 am   Boot Scooting Boogie
05:39 am   Hospitality Recruitment
05:41 am   Passover and Easter with Mark Barnett
06:15 am   Johns Philly Grille Cooking secrets
06:22 am   Leisure World website information
06:46 am   Web Site Announcement
06:47 am   Motor Coach Murder
07:41 am   Soul Man with Joe and Shirlene Chavez
07:44 am   Karaoke May 14 2014
08:47 am   Columbus
08:53 am   Johns Philly Grille Cooking secrets
09:00 am   Friends Of The Library
09:16 am   Hospitality Recruitment
09:18 am   Oxytocin-The Love Chemical
09:48 am   Copacabana Part 1
10:46 am   Copacabana Part 2
11:00 am   Hawaiian Fest  May 4 2014 
12:01 pm   Leisure World  Cafe Grand Opening
12:25 pm   Taylor White for the Theater Club
12:30 pm   Theater Club Dinner Dance
01:31 pm   Abilene Western Dinner Dance
02:04 pm   Boot Scooting Boogie
02:07 pm   Broadway Shows  Trilogy
03:08 pm   Tommy Williams  Xmas Blues
03:14 pm   Leisure World  Cafe Grand Opening
03:39 pm   Helen Patraca Sings
04:00 pm   Hospitality Recruitment
04:02 pm   GAF benefits
04:07 pm   Multicultural Council Event
04:35 pm   Maiden Voyage Route 66 Part 1
05:32 pm   Maiden Voyage Route 66 Part 2
05:40 pm   Philipino American Club Musicale
06:29 pm   club web pages at lw
06:31 pm   Derderian
06:51 pm   Wanted
06:52 pm   Let The Good Times Roll May 17 2014 
07:56 pm   Karaoke May 14 2014 
08:59 pm   The Camino Slide Show
09:27 pm   Copacabana Part 1 by Paul Bassett
10:25 pm   Copacabana Part 2 by Paul Bassett
10:39 pm   Terry Otte&Abilene-Ranch Hand Roundup Part1
11:20 pm   Terry Otte&Abilene-Ranch Hand Roundup Part 2

Monday, May 26, 2014

ILW shoot for June 2014. Shot 5-23-2014 Live to Tape

Cast and crew in the green room prior to the shoot







Host Mary Apte preparing the set.






Guests and host being wired for sound

Rob Roy wiring guest

Joe Osuna wiring guest


Joseph Chavez floor manager with Sherlene Chavez



Mary Apte being wired for sound by Rob Roy the guests Carol Chambers, Betty Scharf, and Darlene Gardner being wired by Robin Fort-Lincke

Ray Jarris at camera 3

Oralia Osuna at the titling console

r to l. Mary Apte, Carol Chambers, Betty Scharf, Darlene Gardner, Ray Jarris on camera 3
Taste good and good for you

Thursday, May 22, 2014

VPC Meeting May 2014



VPC Meeting May 2014      
Old Business
Minutes of the last meeting. Secretary not available.
New Business
Members Present: Joe Osuna, Oralia Osuna, Michael Oh, Anna Derby,
Paul Bassett, Kate, Mary Apte, Irene Cistero, Ren Villanueva, Robin Fort-Lincke, Bill Frambach, Joseph Chavez, Dick Davis, Howard Jarvis, Ray Jarris, Lynn Heath. Joseph Valentinetti presiding.
Thanks to Joe Osuna for hosting May ILW. Topic: New Video Producers interview. Steve Nichols and Lynn Heath.
Birthday and un-birthday wishes.
Thank you to all the local ranch hands who helped make the dinner dance a success..
Financial report submitted.
Coverage requests:
The Leisure World Chorale would like to request a videographer for their June 21, 2014 concert, "A Tribute to Ole' Blue Eyes".  The concert will be approximately 90 minutes of time.  It would help if the videographer attends the morning rehearsal to know where the soloists and performers will be located on the stage.  We will be in Clubhouse 4 at 9:30 am for rehearsal and 2:00 pm for the performance.  Contact Anita Ragole or Joseph V. to volunteer. aragole@yahoo.com (Anita Ragole's email).

Barbershop singing club will perform in the Ampitheater August 9th, a Saturday, at 8pm. Contact Bill Frambach of Joseph V to volunteer. WaFrambach@aol.com (Bill Frambach's email).
Veteran's Picnic CH1 Picnic ground July 6th 12-3 pm. Contact Ray Villenuava or Joseph V to volunteer.
Hosting
Upcoming host for show of ILW June shoot is Mary Apte. The guests are Carol Chambers, Betty Sharp and one other, the Wa Rite club's recorder.
Crew for the shoot. Ray, Joseph C., Orie O., Joe O., Irene and Bonnie. Rob Roy from Seal Beach will also help. (Thanks Rob for your continued support).
Lynn Heath will host for ILW for October  2014.
KIO for June
Mon Joe O., Tues Ray J., Wed Joseph V (except the 11th), Thurs Joseph C. (except the 19th) Thurs the 19th Joe O..
Training on equipment is available during Mon and Wed hours.
Misc
A lively Roundtable was had. The Multicultural club will be covered by Joe O and others. I apologize for not catching all the names.
Short videos to help various clubs improve their web page on LWSB site was discussed. Y service club, Chorale and others have already set up appointments. Members of our club who are also members of other clubs may want to take advantage of this.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

New programs scheduled to show in June 2014 on local Time Warner Cable SBTV-3 at Channel 15.102 and Verizon Cable Channel 37

These programs are submitted by members of the Video Producers Club, who are Certified Video Producers. The Video Producers are volunteers, and not employees of SBTV-3.

Copies of the programs are available for $15 per DVD from Station Manager, Robin Fort-Lincke. You can contact her at SBTV03@gmail.com or phone (562) 696-1404.

Club internet information is available at LWVPC.Blogspot.com

Centenarian Luncheon
The Centenarian Luncheon celebrated the lives of all the residents, 100 years of age and older, who reside in Leisure World. Betty Coven was the Master of Ceremonies. Mayor Ellery A Deaton presented awards to the Centenarians. Assisting and serving lunch were members of the Sunshine Club and Hui O Hula Club.

Video Camera Operators were Joseph Chavez, Irene Cistaro, Gui Baker and Bonnie Cooper. Bonnie is the Video Producer of the half hour program. Copies of the program are available through Bonnie Cooper.


Hawaiian Fest
One hour of Hawaiian entertainment featuring the “Oahu” band and the Hui O Hula dancers. Uncle Roddy and the Oahu Hawaiian band entertained at Clubhouse 1. “Jojo” the Hui O Hula instructor introduced the performers, sharing the Master of Ceremonies job with Kaye Huff. Camera operators are Joe and Oralia Osuna. Joe is the video producer

Copacabana
The Company’s evening musical variety show “An Evening with the Company At the Copacabana”, presented on Saturday, April 19th, at Clubhouse 2, to a standing room only audience was a hit!  Producer Lynn R. Heath, who also directed and performed, was assisted by co-producers (as well as singers & performers) Steve Nichols and Tommy Williams.  The Company cast also included singers and performers Jeanine Greb, Vickie Van Ert, Ben Berg, Eric Nelson, Sandy Hunt, Terry Humphrey, Ric Dizon, Bruce Smith, Shirlene and Joseph Chavez, David Noble, Helen Schultz & Tea Cup, Audrey McKenzie, T. Smith, Sally Glausser, the Pure Joy Dance Group, and the rest of The Company’s crew who put on a fantastic show.  This video of the show was captured by the Video Producers’ videographers Paul Bassett, Joe & Oralia Osuna, and the now famous “Steve-CAM”, and was produced, directed, and edited by Paul Bassett.

Public Service Announcements
Joseph Valentinetti, Video Producer has two Public Service Announcements he created. The first one is “ New Shell” spoken verse. Hope for a better tomorrow.

The secomd one is “What Are You Waiting For ?” a Public Service Announcement about the crime of elder abuse and what to do about it.

Nicky and the Woman

Joseph Valentinetti is the Video Producer of “Nicky and the Woman”. This is a spoken verse: Explorers the arc of a relationship from start to finish. It is a 15 minute program.

Leisure World Orchestra
The Leisure World Orchestra performs a variety of music from classical to comedic in their Spring Concert! Composers such as Corelli, Brahms, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Leroy Anderson, Strauss and ““Bugs Bunny?” “ What's Up Doc.” It's a medley of his hits! Everyone will enjoy this concert.

El Camino
Join Lynn R. Heath as she shares her adventure on the Camino de Santiago in the north of Spain through an iPhoto presentation with music. Steve Nichols contributed sound to the piece and Lynn R. Heath presents her photos and video as she revisits her walk of over 400 miles in the month of September 2013 from the border of France to the Atlantic Ocean. As an adventurous senior she has a lot to share with our community for other adventurous seniors and those who are armchair travelers. So enjoy her journey as she learns the true meaning of gratitude. Questions? Call her at 562-296-5588 or email at lynnRheath@gmail.com.

Oxytocin
This half hour program with Dr. Marcia Baltimore discusses the chemical that causes the urge to “Cuddle” with your partner. The cuddling chemical is called Oxytocin, which is generated by the brain. It is also known as the “love hormone.” Bob McCauley videoed the program at the Superwire Studio. Joe Osuna is the Video Producer

Let the Good Times Roll
The Doo Wop club presents a one hour dancing and musical entertainment program called “Let the Good Times Roll “ Ben Berg and his Rhythm Rockers perform several times. Frank Destra and Joe Tucky are the Master of Ceremonies.

Joe and Oralia Osuna are the camera operators. Joe is the Video Producer.