The Craft of the Cinematographer

FILM TV X 478.282

 Master the application of the principles and techniques of cinematography in this capstone course by executing short film assignments as well as through lectures, discussions, and hands-on workshops that test your creativity and adaptability.

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Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand the aesthetics of cinematography in depth
  • Learn more about the use of composition, depth of field, and different shot types as artistic tools
  • Gain a greater knowledge of screen direction, framing, and execution
  • Be tested on your creativity and understanding of cinematographic concepts by completing projects outside of class

About this course:

In this capstone course of the Cinematography Certificate program, apply your knowledge of the principles and elements of cinematography through several short filmmaking assignments. Lectures and discussion cover various advanced lighting and shooting techniques and the examination of film genres and visual styles. You are asked to test your creativity and understanding of different cinematography concepts, techniques, and genres presented by completing shooting exercises using your own camera outside of class. Student work is screened and critiqued in class. You must provide your own video camera, have access to editing equipment and software, and be able to output your assignments to various media sources. This course also provides a bridge to the professional world by discussing various paths of entry and employment opportunities into the cinematography field.
Prerequisites

Students must have access to a digital video camera and editing equipment and software. Successful completion of FILM TV X 478.27A Introduction to Cinematography and FILM TV X 478.283 Lighting for Emotional Impact is required.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Monday 7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Roman Zenz
373919
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 05, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Required materials to be announced.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jun 22, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jun 29, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jul 6, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jul 13, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jul 20, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jul 27, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 3, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 10, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 17, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 24, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 31, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online

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