Art & Practice of Motion Picture Photography - 6 months three-hour sessions and additional shooting practicals. Weekend batches offered too.

Cinematography Course In India

6 months three-hour sessions and additional shooting practicals. Weekend batches offered too.

A Cinematographer plays the pivotal role in the making of a film or TV show. The basics of Motion Picture Photography for both film and video is meticulously covered in the course. Students are trained exclusive by industry professionals who share their decade long experiences in hands-on mentoring.

  • ABC of still and motion picture photography
  • Types of light source and their application in practice
  • Filter and Colour Temperature, Depth of Field – their aesthetic use
  • Camera, character synchronized movement – Visualization process as per the need of the screenplay
  • Static and Moving Blocks – Various Styles of Composition
  • Basics of Lighting – Light design as element of composition, ContrastFormation and creation of different moods
  • Language of Continuity shoot – Single and Multicamera placements
  • Cinematographic Styles – Roots and reasons
  • Different digital formats – Understanding the digital image – How to choose your camera
  • Principles of Optics – Understanding light
  • Assignments and Group Projects on Digital Camcorder/DSLR

After the completion of the Cinematography course, you will have precise command over the visual language of Cinematography. Career choices awaiting you include Independent Cinematographer/Videographer in Film & TV, assisting a Cinematographer, Digital Imaging Technician, Colorist, Gaffer’s Assistant, or the Best boy Grip.

Entrance to the course is open for applicants aged 18 and above with 10+2 / Diploma / Graduation or its equivalent qualifications will be considered based on the performance in the audition. The applicants may be invited to attend and participate in a one day group workshop session.