DSLR Videography – Shooting Video; Creating Stories

Dates and DaysCourse FormatMore Information
2014 • May 6, 13, 20 & 27Weekday Evening Class (6:30PM - 9:30PM Tuesday Evenings)
$300 plus GST
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Join Raj Patel, owner of Orange Fountain Films and A Love Story Cinema for a full-featured intensive class all about learning to shoot video with your DSLR while learning how to tell stories.  This is a hands-on class that will allow you and your fellow students to create a fully produced and edited video during the class.

 

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About Your Instructor for the DSLR Videography Class

Raj Patel is the owner of Orange Fountain Films and A Love Story Cinema.  He has specialized in creating dynamic and compelling videos for both wedding clients and corporate clients alike.  He and his team are highly sought after for their skills to deliver high quality results.

Archbishop Jordan Commemorative Video from Orange Fountain on Vimeo.

What You Will Learn in our DSLR Videography Class

  • The equipment Raj uses
  • Controlling your film
    • Aperture
    • Shutter Speed
    • ISO
    • White Balance
  • Lenses
    • Prime lenses versus zoom lenses
  • Stabilizers
    • Z-Finder
    • Tripod
    • Monopod
    • Slider
    • Glidecam
    • Crane
  • Audio
    • Importance of audio and how to capture it
  • Converting a video into a story
    • Film
    • Audio
    • Music
  • What is a film?
  • Composition
    • Rules
    • Different types of shots/effects
    • Composition to affect how the viewer feels about the subject
    • Composition to manipulate emotions
  • Movement
    • brings the audience into the story, creates another connection
  • Lighting
    • An essential part of telling the story
    • Lighting tools
    • Controlling light
    • Working with natural light
    • controlling natural light
  • Putting it all together
    • Editing a film is as, if not MORE IMPORTANT than the filming
    • Step-by-step editing
      • Selecting voice over clips
      • Selecting important shots
      • Selecting music and create soundtrack
      • Fill sequence
      • Color
      • Export
  • Shooting project
    • Indoors
    • Outdoors
    • Interview indoors
    • Interview outdoors
  • Putting it all together
    • Getting everything ready
      • Editing setup
      • preparing the project
    • Edit Story – Part 1
      • Import footage
      • Quick review of all footage, organizing it into sections
      • Plualeyes the interviews
      • Import the Pluraleyezed sequences
      • Mark the pieces of the interview for the film
      • Weave narrative into a story
      • Select music and insert narrative to make final audio track
    • Edit Story – Part 2
      • Cut through footage and select pieces to be used in the film
      • Weave clips into a story
      • Insert the film
      • Add credit
      • Color grade/correct

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What to Expect

  • 12 hours of classroom instruction
  • Certificate of completion
  • Small group size, limited to 12 participants

Prerequisites for the DSLR Videography Class

Equipment Required

  • DSLR with video production capabilities (Canon 5D Mark II or equivalent)
  • Tripod (recommended)

Class Location

Costs

  • $300 Canadian Dollars (plus tax).
    • Current currency exchange information between the Canadian dollar and your local currency is available here.

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More Information

Policies and payment information are available here.

For additional information, please contact us at:
E-Mail: Contact us Electronically
Phone 780-669-1261 or toll-free at 1-877-778-1745

Dates and DaysCourse FormatMore Information
2014 • May 6, 13, 20 & 27Weekday Evening Class (6:30PM - 9:30PM Tuesday Evenings)
$300 plus GST
Click here to register