This advanced DaVinci Resolve workshop is for colorists, cinematographers, & editors who want to dive deeper into the art and craft of color correction & color grading for film.
Nov 18, 2023 - Nov 19, 2023
Workshop Fee: $395
Workshop Duration: 10 hours over a weekend (Saturday & Sunday, 12-5pm ET)
Workshop Location: Online
Class Size: 12
Note: This class will be held in a live, online format using the Zoom Platform.
Class meets Saturday and Sunday, Nov 18 & 19 from 12-5pm ET.
The class will be an introduction to advanced digital workflows using DaVinci Resolve. Utilizing a workshop atmosphere in combination with lectures, demonstrations, and assignments, students will work with footage from different projects including a wide variety of formats, codecs, and picture profiles. The primary focus is to maximize the image quality of the digital negative while creating looks that support the story and visual style of the project.
Professional colorists will lead the instruction and will guide the students through assignments while providing valuable feedback on their grades and their workflow.
Students in this class must have a solid understanding of the digital color grading workflow from initial Resolve setup and color theory to node structures and delivery, as well as color management, file structure, and calibration for broadcast-quality standards.
Instructor: David Martinez
David Martinez is a producer and cinematographer originally from Puerto Rico. He is better known for his cinematic approach to visual storytelling through reactive camera work.
Since completing the Cinematography Intensive program at Maine Media Workshops in 2014, David has been working as a cinematographer and colorist on a wide variety of projects. His immersion in film productions, both in the camera department as well as the post-production department, has given him a great perspective on the relationship between the creative and technical aspects of visual storytelling.
As a media producer, his clients include The New York Times, United Nations, Universal Music, Warner Music, McKinsey & Company, and Volvo. David has been teaching workshops at Maine Media since 2016 and he also conducted a series of lighting workshops for Pixar Animation Studios in 2022.