CINEMATOGRAPHY

Our Course Module

This course will teach you how to prepare for making a movie, collect digital video, upload. Digital video to a computer, edit the video and audio, and then produce a final movie.

WEEK 1-2

Understanding the camera
Setting up the camera for video
Camera buttons / functions
Menus
Manual exposure
Aperture
Shutter speed
ISO

WEEK 3-4

Shooting Techniques
Depth of field
Pull focus
White balance
Audio
Shooting techniques
Handling the camera
Camera movements

WEEK 5-6

Advanced techniques
Framing and composition
Colour profiles
Media Codecs / Video Files
Transferring footage to a computer
Editing
Memory cards (which are best for video)
Publishing video to Youtube / Vimeo/hd

WEEK 7-8

The Shoot
Location shooting
One-on-one assistance
Demonstrating learned skills
Demonstration of pro equipment
Post-Production
Media Managment on set using Adobe Prelude
Importing
Trancoding
Basic Editing w/ Premiere Pro
Audio Sync

WEEK 9-10

Profile video Group project
shooting tecniq/camera movements
multi camera functions
Media Managment using Adobe Premiere
Importing/footage/images/
Basic Editing w/ Premiere Pro
Audio Sync

WEEK 11-12

MTV group project
Shooting tecniq/camera movements
multi camera functions
Media Managment using Adobe Premiere
Importing/footage/images/
Basic Editing w/ Premiere Pro
Audio Sync