Diploma In Cinematography

What You’ll Learn

Created solely for Upcoming Cinematographers. Diploma in cinematography typically covers the fundamental technical and creative aspects of cinematography. It aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of the technical, artistic, and practical
aspects of cinematography, enabling them to pursue a career in cinematography or work as a freelance cinematographer

Course Modules

Module 1 : Fundamentals of Cinematography [1 Month]
  • History of Cinematography
  • Types of Digital Camera
  • Know your Camera & Lenses
  • Know your Equipments
  • Exposure Triangle
  • Shutter Speed- Panning Shot, Light Painting, Long Exposure
  • Aperture- Depth of Field, Deep & Shallow DOF, Bokeh Effect, Creative Foreground Blur
  • ISO- Sensor sensitivity, Sensor Size, Base ISO, Dual Native ISO
  • Framing & Composition
  • Auto Focus & Manual Focus
  • User Interface & Settings
  • Metering Modes
  • White Balance
  • Angle & Shots

[Theory & Practical Sessions- Indoor & Outdoor]

Module 2 : Available Light Cinematography [1 Month]
  • Natural Light & Artificial Light
  • Hard Light & Soft Light
  • Uses of Diffuser, Modifier, Reflector & Cutters
  • Portrait Cinematography (Indoor & Outdoor)
  • Smoke Cinematography
  • Macro Cinematography
  • Nature Cinematography
  • Bird & Pet Cinematography
  • Silhouette Cinematography

[Theory & Practical Sessions- Indoor & Outdoor]

Module 3 : Master Level Studio Light [1.5 Month] +
  • Types of Light
  • Rembrandt Lighting
  • Broad Lighting
  • Rim Lighting
  • Butterfly Lighting
  • Split Lighting
  • Back Lighting
  • Loop Lighting
  • Close Loop Lighting
  • Various Lighting Scenarios
  • Key Light
  • Fill Light
  • Light Modifiers
  • Lighting Colored Gels
  • Softbox and Octa Softbox

[Theory & Practical Sessions- Indoor & Outdoor]

Module 4 : Cinematography [2 Months]
  • Camera Movements
  • Shorts & Composition
  • Gimble Training
  • Visual Storytelling
  • Creative Lighting Setup for Filmmaking
  • Various Lighting Scenarios with Uses
  • Camera Direction
  • Documentary Filming
  • Visual Aesthetics and Film Analysis
  • Company Profile for Commercials
  • Commercial Filming Techniques
  • Concept Development and Pre-Production
  • Drone Training

[Theory & Practical Sessions- Indoor & Outdoor]

Module 5 : Video Editing Masterclass [1 Month]
  • Data Management
  • Prepare your Own Editing Computer
  • Timeline Creation
  • Media Check File Management
  • Sequence of Story Building
  • Importing & Organizing Media Assets
  • Transitions & Effects
  • Understand Video for On-Beat & Off-Beat
  • Effective Cinematic Fonts
  • Effective Music Selection
  • Advanced Color Grading
  • Multi Camera Footage Editing
  • Output Formats & Codec
  • Editing Green Screen Footage
  • Export High Quality Videos
  • Commercial Video Editing
  • Creative Reels using Transitions and Effects

[Theory & Practical Sessions- Indoor & Outdoor]

Module 6 : Business & Marketing [15 Days]
Career Options :
  • Wedding Cinematography
  • Pre-Wedding Cinematography
  • Portrait Cinematography
  • E-Commerce Cinematography
  • Product Commercials
  • Food Commercials
  • Fashion Commercials
  • Hi-Fashion Commercials
  • Interior Filming
  • Architecture Filming
  • Documentary & Short Films
  • Travel Filming
  • Street Documentary
  • Nature & Landscape Filming
  • Wildlife Documentary

Duration

9 Month

Language

English , Hindi

Mode

Full time / Part time

100% Placement Assistance with Live Projects Handling
2 Months Internship [On-Faculty Recommendation]
Assignments & Exams will be conducted by faculty during course