Becoming Camera-Savvy: A Workshop for Today's Filmmakers

FILM TV X 479.302

Gain experience and expertise with each of the principal camera formats in use for productions today.

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Winter
Summer
Classroom
Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the "how" and "why" of each format through discussions and demonstrations
  • Understand the cost/budget factor versus image quality for each camera type
  • Make a practical and artistic decision for which format is best for your project

About this course:

The camera is the essential tool of the filmmaker. This course better prepares cinematographers and digital filmmakers to utilize the camera by employing an aesthetic and technical approach to projects. The essential technical aspects of how digital cinema cameras function are explored through lectures and practical application. Students participate in the testing and analysis of current digital cinema cameras, and become more familiar with their individual features as well as the differences between them.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Becoming Camera-Savvy: A Workshop for Today's Filmmakers.

Successful completion of FILM TV X 478.27A Introduction to Cinematography is strongly recommended. 

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Jason Knutzen
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Fee:
$999.00
40 days left. Enroll by Apr 2, 2020
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Notes

Discounts cannot be applied to a portion of fees for this course. Course includes several field trips that may be scheduled outside of normal class hours.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Apr 2, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Apr 9, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Apr 16, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Apr 23, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Apr 30, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu May 7, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu May 14, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu May 21, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu May 28, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Jun 4, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Thu Jun 11, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209

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