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