Gain the fundamental skills to capture quality video using DSLR Cameras.
Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 22, 2019
Workshop Fee: $475
Class Size: 14 (Max)
This 2-day class is ideal for anyone interested in working with DSLRs to capture high quality video and 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, and will leave the workshop equipped with the fundamental skills to work proficiently with DSLR cameras in the field.
Lunch is included for both days, other meals are on your own. Lodging is available on campus, private room & bath. $75/night
Image Credit: Jen Hoffer, Header Image Credit: Aidan Bliss
Instructor: Tom Ryan (March + June Dates)
Tom Ryan is a Maine-based filmmaker who works as an editor and cinematographer in documentary film and other non-fiction content. He has had the opportunity to work with such Production Companies as “Redtree” (Boston) and “Timber & Frame Media” (Portland, ME) - with whom he was on crew for the feature doc “The Mountain and the Magic City”. Affiliated with MMW+C for over 3 years, Tom has worked as a Teaching Assistant, Staff Editor, and Media Producer. He currently teaches in the Professional Certificate in Visual Storytelling and is passionate about working with students of all career paths and skill levels.
Instructor: David Martinez (May Dates)
David Martinez is a producer and cinematographer known for his cinematic approach to non-fiction storytelling. David has traveled the world as a cinematographer and colorist. His immersion in film productions, both in the camera department as well as the post-production department, has given him a broad perspective on the relationship between the creative and technical aspects of visual storytelling. As a media producer, his clients include Universal Music, Warner Music, McKinsey & Company, and Volvo.