Spend the weekend learning the basics of lighting for film and video production.

Date:  Mar 17-18, 2018
Levels:  Beginner, Intermediate
Workshop Fee:  $475
Class Size: 10

Learning how to properly light spaces and subjects is an essential part of the creation of any film or video project. Through lectures on lighting theory, and demonstrations of different techniques, students will learn how to best use natural and artificial light to tell their story. This 2-day workshop is extremely useful for many facets of film and video production including, shooting interviews, corporate work, documentary, and narrative.

 

Topics Covered:

  • Quality of light
  • Types of light sources
  • Color Temperature
  • Flagging
  • Diffusing
  • Styling
  • Coloring
  • Reflecting
  • Balancing

 

Lunch is included for both days, other meals are on your own.  Lodging is available for $75 per night.

Header Image Credit: Kara Birnbaum

Instructor: David Martinez

David Martinez is a documentary filmmaker, known for his cinematic approach to non-fiction storytelling and camera work. 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 the opportunity to work for clients such as Volvo, McKinsey Social Initiative, Vitec Group, Crankworx and others.