Through a series of progressively challenging projects, this hands-on course teaches the professional concepts and techniques of digital media production. Learn how to interpret a script visually, to work with the director and a crew, to shoot exteriors and interiors, and to use digital exposure meters. Emphasizing the aesthetics of cinematography, sessions cover the role of the cinematographer, lens selection and camera operation, the duties of the camera assistant, and an overview of film stocks and video formats. Practice shooting HD video using digital cameras.
You'll Walk Away with
- The skills necessary to work as a dedicated digital video cinematographer
- Experience using lighting, composition, and camera movement in a single cinematic shot and as a sequence of shots
- Anyone wanting to work in the film industry as a cinematographer
- Anyone wanting to use cameras like a professional cinematographer