BECOME A
CINEMATOGRAPHER
IN 6 WEEKS


This Course will teach students the art of visual storytelling focusing on how to effectively use the camera, lighting, editing software and other tools to convey your message.

Who is this course designed for?

If you have interest in film then this course is for you. This is for anyone who want to make money by shooting videos or shoot better with their camera. It is also for entrepreneurs who want to enhance their video production skills for digital marketing.

What system configuration will I need?

Windows® 10, Windows® 8, Windows® 7 or Mac OS
32-bit/64-bit Intel or AMD multi-core processor
2 GB of RAM minimum (8 GB recommended)
16 GB of free disk space for installation
Qualified hardware-accelerated OpenGL® graphics card
3-button mouse

Will I get a certificate at the end of my training?

Students will qualify for a certificate of training only if the pass the assessment exam at the end of the training course. Final score is based on attendance (10%), tests (30%) and a final examination (60%) based on the standard grading system

TRAINING SESSIONS

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays) or Weekends (on request 10am-4pm)

Morning Session: 9am-12pm, Afternoon Session: 12pm-3pm, Evening Session: 3pm-6pm

COURSE SYNOPSIS

Through practice, students will develop skills in composition, lighting, exposure, camera placement, monitoring light sources, and framing people and objects for editing together with the safe operation of cameras and equipment.

REQUIREMENTS

Basic knowledge of the Windows/Mac operating system

Student must come with his/her Laptop

COURSE INVESTMENT IS NGN100,000 

INTRODUCTION TO STORYTELLING

•Introduction To Storytelling •Camera techniques •Script development •Pre-production •Production and •Post production

INTRODUCTION TO CINEMATOGRAPHY

•Roles of Cinematographer •Camera & Lens Types •Depth of field •Camera Techniques •Hands‐on introduction to camera and different settings •Exposure/F‐Stop/Shutter/ISO

LIGHTING

•Discuss lighting terminology & concepts •Color temperature •Types of lighting units •Controlling light •Grip equipment •Gels •Diffusion

EDITING WITH PREMIER PRO

In this session we dig deeper into the software showing range of effects in the software and how use them for effective post production.

PRODUCTION
PROJECTS

Students will execute these following projects before graduation:

•Shooting an Interview. Studio Vs Outdoor •Advanced Camera Movement
•Lighting for Green Screen  •Documentary Production
•Music Video Production & Short Film