Advanced Lighting Workshop

FILM TV X 478.27C

Master the practicalities of lighting using key tools available to a cinematographer. In this course you will use professional-level instruments and work in groups to create images that are reviewed and critiqued in class.


What you can learn.

  • Gain access to industry standard lighting tools such as filters and gels
  • Practice a variety of exterior and interior lighting situations
  • Review color theory as it applies to lighting sessions
  • Solve problems often encountered with lighting on film and television sets

About this course:

A practical workshop in creating a look and executing a vision through cinematography by using the key tools that are available to the director of photography. You use professional-level lighting instruments (conventional and unconventional), filters, and gels to create your own images on motion picture film stock or digital video. You work in groups during the workshop sessions, and the film images are reviewed and critiqued in class. The course covers a variety of lighting situations (including exterior and interior lighting) through lectures, lighting demonstrations, and specific assignments, including problems often encountered in film and television production. Instruction also includes a review of color theory as it applies to lighting sessions.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Advanced Lighting Workshop.

Successful completion of X 478.283 Lighting for Emotional Impact or X 478.27B Visualization and Exposure.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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