Entries by Daniella McCormack

Kids Touch the Future at Obscura Digital

Digital projections and touch screen technology dazzle BAYCAT youth during tour How often to kids get to go to a real workplace that causes youth to compare it to something out of a Batman movie? The latest BAYCAT field trip took the youth to meet the people at Obscura Digital, tour their facility, and hear about […]

BAYCATers at Oakland A’s Youth Media Day

Youth Mix with Sports Media Pros Summer is a great time for baseball, and hot dogs. But this usually means sitting in the stands, not getting behind the camera. Recently the Oakland Athletics and sponsor PG&E invited students from BAYCAT to participate in their Youth Media Day as part of the #AItForward program! The experience was […]

This Friday: Network with BAYCAT STUDIO and Intern Graduates of 2015!

Diversity is lacking in the digital media field. Help us change that. Join us, our clients and partners for our BAYCAT STUDIO Internship Showcase, a celebratory networking event with our 2015 intern graduates-to-be. Over the last 6 months, BAYCAT’s aspiring media producers were provided mentorship and on-the-job training from media professionals, and an opportunity to […]

Community Comes Out to Support Youth at Z Space

Attendees kickstart effort to support BAYCAT’s free arts program What a night! It was a full house for the World Premiere of Zoom In – Episode 33: Me, Myself, & I! Our first ever screening at Z Space, this evening of films, music, and a live performance is one we won’t soon forget. (You can relive and […]

Zoom In at All New Venue This Summer

BAYCAT World Premiere of ZOOM IN: Episode 33 (Click The Stop Motion Above 🙂 ) Thanks to your enthusiasm and attendance, we’re moving our youth’s World Premiere of Zoom In: Episode 33 – Me Myself, and I to Z Space!  Please join our Youth Media Producers, BAYCAT Board and Team at our exciting new venue! […]

BAYCAT Youth Learn From the Pros at Sandbox Studio

Amid a jam-packed Summer Media Camp schedule, one of the best things are the amazing field trips. Youth get to tour the offices of digital media companies, seeing how and what working professionals are doing in the field. Visiting community partner Sandbox Studio, a national producer of visual content for retail advertising and eCommerce, BAYCAT’s […]

BAYCAT Grad, Bella Goes to USC Film School

Young BAYCAT filmmaker Bella Vallero, 17, has always been influenced by media, and dreams of being like the people she sees on TV. Now it’s her turn to do the influencing as she prepares to step behind the camera next year as a freshman at the University of Southern California. USC has the best film […]

Career Spotlight: Internship Graduate Blue Bergen

Some kids want to be a cowboy or firefighter when they grow up. But usually what we end up doing professionally looks very different from what we imagined as a kid. Not so for Blue Bergen. Blue, a graduate of BAYCAT’s 2014 TechSF Pathways Internship, always had a feeling about film. “I’ve been making videos […]

13 Days Left: Donate to Make Their Summer Happen

School’s out for the Summer, but BAYCAT teachers are working! We’re excited to start up again on June 15, but that means we only have 13 days left to reach our goal of 200 hours of instruction for our FREE Summer Media Camp. Thanks to our awesome donors we’ve raised 9 hours so far ($1,352) […]