Documentary Camera and Sound Intensive March 16-17
Instructors: Erik Spink and Amitabh Joshi (filmmakers, Tashi's Turbine)
This class explores cinematography, sound and the cinematic language, and gives hands-on access to the current technology used in creating documentary film. Students will learn the principles of photography, exposure and composition; receive an introduction to documentary lighting and sound techniques; and participate in group exercises that focus on using camera and sound collaboratively. Students will complete the workshop with improved camera and sound skills that can be applied to their own films and future jobs.
Documentary Sound Workshop March 30-31
Instructor: JT Takagi, Sound Recordist (Strong Island, Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution)
An introductory workshop on sound recording for film/video production. It will cover the how and why of sound, acoustics and human hearing, microphone types, recorders and mixers. We'll discuss how documentary and dramatic sound is recorded, and cover the "must have" gear.
Register for these classes at the links above. Get in touch with any questions about the classes.