Prerequisite: Studio or Truck Production
Five 3-hour sessions
The first two sessions are for those who have learned basic camera operation and want to know more about improving their camera skills. Topics include static and improving their camera skills. Topics include static and dynamic composition for television, practical terminology, techniques and camera movement. Emphasis is on practical applications, including coverage of various sporting events, as well a musical events and studio shoots. Class includes demos and exercises. Some time will be devoted to covering the basics of direction multiple-camera shoots.
Sessions three, four and five cover more advanced directing techniques for studio and truck productions. Students will get the opportunity to improve their directing skills, and will learn the essential aspects to help produce a successful live or live-to-tape production. Class inlcudes demos and hands-on training with the video switcher.
Fee: $40 residents/$55 non-residents (Minimum: 4 students)