Division is responsible for providing 24-hour programming on TV-13
and DCN. Programs provided include press conference coverage, profiles
and public service announcements for the Executive Offices of the
Mayor, the District of Columbia City Council, and many other District
of Columbia agencies.
The purpose of the Audio visual production is to convey news and
public information to District residents through the use of recorded
sound, narration, and music as accompaniments to video-disk masters,
multi-screen programs, automatic slide shows, museums-like exhibits,
or scenic and historic sites.
The producer serves as the overall manager for a video production
and is responsible for most of the administration and logistical
details. They consult with clients to discuss the general concept,
objectives, and target audiences of the program. Develop production
schedule, approve work of scriptwriters and production sets; produce
props, equipment, select and arrange site location for on-location
The purpose of this function is to operate 35mm cameras and video
camcorders to move specialized equipment used primarily by professional
photographers, such as medium and large format cameras, studio-type
television or motion picture cameras.
Editors are responsible for all of the post-production process associated
with prerecorded television programs and motion pictures such as
assembling, adjusting, and enhancing the audio and visual elements
to produce a finished production. In television this is accomplished
electronically by arranging videotape segments in the desired sequences
and overlaying the sound track and other visual effects.