Media Factory Reopening Information

The Media Factory's current hours and access to studios and edit suites.

Hours and Updates:

Equipment, Edit Suites, Radio Station
Monday - Friday | 10 AM - 10 PM
Saturdays & Sundays | 10 AM - 4 PM

TV Studio 
Wednesdays & Fridays | 10 AM - 10 PM

Facilty-wide Updates:

  • Masks are now optional for vaccinated individuals.
  • Social distancing is no longer required.
  • Walk-ins allowed for Edit Suites. Appointments still required for studio shows and equipment pick ups and returns.
  • Sign-ins for anyone entering the building is required.
  • Anyone experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 are not allowed into the building.

 

Reverend Ramona Guadalupe in the Media Factory TV studio

TV Studio Reservations

Wednesday & Fridays | 10 AM - 10 PM

Studio reservations are available to members on a limited, appointment only basis*. Walk-ins are not available at this time. Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance to allow for scheduling staff members.

There are two options available when booking an appointment:

  • Call (802) 651-9692 and leave a voicemail on the Reservations phone line or speak with a Production Technician.
  • Email reservations@mediafactory.org

We’ll return your call or reply to your email within 24 hours to book your appointment.

Please note the following changes pertaining to studio use:

  1. Producers and guests must sign in upon arrival and sign out upon leaving.
  2. The studio may be reserved for up to 4 hours.
  3. Guest limits to studio shows are no longer applicable.

*The TV Studio will be returning to daily operations on 7/12 - appointments available from 10AM-10PM Monday through Friday, and 10AM-4PM on Saturday and Sunday.

Edit station with computer and chair

Edit Suites & Whisper Room

Monday - Friday | 10 AM - 10 PM
Saturdays & Sundays | 10 AM - 4 PM

We are once again accepting walk-ins for edit suites. However, we encourage members to book appointments to ensure an edit suite is available at your chosen time.  Make a reservation over phone or email.

We’ll return your call or reply to your email within 24 hours to book your appointment.

Please note the following changes pertaining to edit station use:

  1. Editors and guests must sign in upon arrival and sign out upon leaving.
  2. Edit stations may be reserved for up to 8 hours.
  3. All edit suites now available to reserve.

 

Camera Workshop

Equipment Reservations

Monday - Friday | 10 AM - 10 PM
Saturdays & Sundays | 10 AM - 4 PM

Reservations must still be made on an appointment basis at least 24 hours in advance. 

Please note the following changes:

  1. Members are now permitted inside the building to pick up and return equipment, though we are happy to accommodate members who prefer an outdoor equipment exchange.
  2. Equipment may be reserved for up to 72 hours.
  3. Three remote reservations per month are now permitted.
Melo Grant recording in WBTV-LP radio booth

Radio Station

Monday - Friday | 10 AM - 10 PM
Saturdays & Sundays | 10 AM - 4 PM

You must be a WBTV-LP programmer in order to book the radio booth. For reservation requests, please contact Athena Kafantaris at athena@mediafactory.org

 

a man sets up an online webinar with a laptop

Workshops

Workshops and classes, unless otherwise stated, will continue online. More information on upcoming workshops and classes can be found on our Meetup page at the BTV Media Factory Meetup (Burlington, VT). For questions about our educational offerings, contact us at learn@mediafactory.org.

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Content Submissions

For online submissions, please log in or create an account. If you have an account on vermontcam.org, we have migrated that account to this website, but for security measures will need you to reset your password. 

LOG IN or CREATE ACCOUNT

 

For questions regarding content submissions and distribution, please contact Patrick Heltz at patrick@mediafactory.org