Registration is closed for this event. BTS pics are coming soon. Joe Simon and Kevin Shahinian present an all-new two-part cinematography workshop at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, to coincide with WPPI. This exclusive full day course includes timeless storytelling techniques, in-depth HDSLR filmmaking workflows, and essentials for photographers and filmmakers of all skill levels looking to take their cinematography skills to the next level.
McCarren International Airport (LAS)
Schedule of events:
Morning Session: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 (9:00am – 1:00pm)
-Fundamentals of cinematic storytelling and an introduction to narrative theory and the basics of screenplay structure for creating powerful short films and captivating same-day-edits.
-Cinematography tutorials covering techniques to capture stunning moving images under various conditions through an analysis of lens choice, lighting and camera placement essential for cinematographers.
-Ideal settings to capture refined moving images on your HDSLR; what it all means and how to develop an ideal recipe of settings to achieve the specific look and feel for any desired mood or effect.
-All the essential cinematography gear and production workflows, with tutorials on adding movement using sliders and stabilizers for HDSLRs. Developing a sound philosophy to justify adding movement dramatically in your films.
1:00pm-2:00pm – Lunch break.
Afternoon Session: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 (2:00pm – 6:00pm)
-An exploration of cinematography skills essential to creating stunning love stories, engagement sessions and concept films for weddings.
-Fundamentals of motion picture directing; master various directing techniques to illicit convincing performances from non-actors and learn to lead a small crew.
-Audio for cinematographers – recorders, microphones, and techniques to record pristine audio in the chaos of a live event.
-Post-production workflows for HDSLR video on various editing programs, from rough cut through delivery.
-An analysis of the short form edit – break down a short form edit from beginning to end and understand the fundamentals behind non-linear editing, color grading, sound design and music theory.
-Becoming an original – tying everything together to hone your sensibilities and develop your original voice as an artist.
Select a single session ($400/session) or take advantage of an advanced registration discount by booking both sessions together ($700/full day) for a complete workshop experience.