Gain the fundamental skills needed to capture high definition video using HDSLRs

In this two-day workshop, students will receive hands-on training using Canon EOS 7D and 5D Mark II DSLR cameras. It is an ideal class for anyone interested in working with DSLRs to capture high definition video. Learn to confidently manipulate camera settings to achieve the desired look for your video. Understand the essentials of lens selection, recording audio, and preparing your files for post production. Students will leave the workshop equipped with the fundamental skills to work proficiently with HDSLR cameras.

Lunch is included for both days, other meals are on your own. 


Derek Kimball

Derek Kimball is a Portland Maine based filmmaker and teacher.  After nearly a decade teaching directing and cinematography  for New York Film Academy, Boston College and Emerson College, Derek returned home to focus on his own work. To satisfy a life long urge to shoot on Maine's rocky coast, Derek is gearing up for principal photography on his latest feature length venture entitled "Neptune" to begin in late August.

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Course Dates

Oct 18 to Oct 19




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