About the Course
You cover a number of roles: director of photography, camera operator, 1st and 2nd camera assistants . You are exposed to the highest standards of practice by some of the world’s leading directors of photography.
Cinematography is the Art and Science of Creating images,it is the art of Writing with Light.
Cinematography is the creation of motion picture images. It can involve the use of film or digital imagery, usually with a movie camera.
Topics CoveredPhotographic Optics.
Human Eye Vs Camera.
Different types of Cameras and its function. (Film Cameras 16mm,35mm/Arri 16SR-2, 16SR-3 , ARRI435, ARRI535, & Alexa, Red One, Red Scarlet, Red Epic,5d and all the HD camera that are used in Television Production today.)
Camera Angle and Composition.
Types of shot.
Basic Properties of Light and its Characteristics
The Art of Lighting.
Light and Lighting Procedure,Studio lighting techniques
Use of Filters and Composition;Filters: Introduction, Its Effects
Exposure: Introduction,Factors affecting Exposure
Measurement of Light,Exposure Meter and its uses, color temperature meter and color correction filters
Types of Lens,Depth of Field,Perspective
Photosensitive Material and its Processing
Components of Motion Picture Photography.
Motion Picture Camera, Design and Drive Mechanism,Detail of Lens,Magazine,Viewing System,Support
System,Power Supply and Accessories.
Vision of Persistence
The Cinematographer and His Job
Outdoor Field Lighting
Raw Stock - Film.
Types of Camera
Movement- Horizontal, Vertical, Crane, Jimmy Zib, Trolley, Dolly and Steady-Cam.
The Script and the Director of Photography.
Special Lighting to Create mood and Emotion.
How to convert someone's imagination (dream) into Picture.
Who should attendAny one who has passion towards Photography
Pre-requisitesLearn Basic things of photography
What you need to bringYour presence
Key Takeawaysyour own film