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.
This 2-day class is ideal for anyone interested in working with DSLRs to capture high definition video and high quality audio.
This workshop will include lessons on choosing camera settings for the desired look of video using ISO, aperture, color temperature, shutter speed, frame rate, and lens selection. Tripods and hand-held camera systems will be demonstrated. Students will use various methods to record high quality audio while capturing video and learn how to prepare files for post-production. Students receive hands-on training using cameras like the Canon EOS 7D and 5D Mark II / III DSLRs and will leave the workshop equipped with the fundamental skills to work proficiently with DSLR cameras.
Lunch is included for both days, other meals are on your own. Lodging is available on campus, private room & bath. $75/night