Cinematographer – Film Fundamentals Course with Vizual Coaching AcademyMerchant Name Location
Ever watched a movie and wondered what it’s like to step behind the camera? Maybe you’re already involved in films on a local scale and have ambitions to make it into a career. Wherever your interest in cinematography comes from, this exciting video-based course will introduce you to many of the fundamentals involved in being a film cameraman, and teach you some of the basics needed to start in the role of cinematographer.
What’s the deal?
Cinematographer – Film Fundamentals Course – R399 (valued at R3557)
Key Learning Points:
Introduction To Cinematography & Types Of Camera
Introduction to the course topics.
ENG or broadcast cameras.
DSLR cameras and the DSLR camera cage.
Practical look at still photographic lenses for DSLR Cameras.
Examining cinema lenses in more detail.
Looking at the different aspects of the lenses, such as focus marks.
Become familiar with zoom lenses and their different focal lengths.
Learn how a tripod helps you get the shot you need.
The function of a tripod and how it affects shots.
Examine the different parts of a tripod and how they work.
Tips for buying a tripod.
Resolutions and Colour Space
Defining resolutions commonly used to film with.
How to maximise a camera’s filming capabilities.
Filming and editing resolutions.
Introducing colour space, and what makes up the different colours in a video.
Benefits and drawbacks of using the RAW format vs. using colour space options.
What is a Director of Photography?
Introducing the director of photography role.
Input they provide to camera department, costumes, and lighting.
Input to producers and directors to achieve the best filming result.
Camera operation, lighting the scene correctly and choosing filming environments.
Technical understanding of how cameras record light.
Preparing for a job and client requirements.
Different types of projects you might be asked to film.
Use of filtration in cinematography.
What are ND filters?
Diffusion filters for lenses and how to use them.
Shooting problems and how to solve them with filtration.
Lights and Lighting Control
Lighting control demonstration videos.
A look at two commonly used types of light, the open faced and the fresnel.
Units of Study
Introduction to Cinematography and Types of Camera
Resolution and Color Space
What is a Director of Photography
Lights and Lighting Control
Three Point Lighting
Breaking Into the Business
Valid until 31 December 2021.
Redeem online: www.vizualcoaching.com/redeem-voucher
Redeem course within 1 month from date of purchase.
No refunds on online courses.
No-shows forfeit Hyperli voucher.
Technical support available 24/5 via email, telephone and online chat.
Access to course material for 12 months.
Training runs on any Compatibility: Windows, Mac,iPad, Android.
Training material available in English only.
Course log-in details and instructions will be emailed to you within three working days of redemption.
Course completion certificate included.
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Software not included.
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