Diploma In Cinematography

What You’ll Learn

Created solely for Upcoming Art Directors. 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 Photography [1 Month]
  • Natural Light & Artificial Light
  • Hard Light & Soft Light
  • Uses of Diffuser, Modifier, Reflector & Cutters
  • Portrait Photography (Indoor & Outdoor)
  • Smoke Photography
  • Macro Photography
  • Nature Photography
  • Bird & Pet Photography
  • Silhouette Photography

[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
  • Art Direction
  • Documentary Filmmaking
  • Visual Aesthetics and Film Analysis
  • Company Profile for Commercials
  • Commercial Filmmaking 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 Films
  • Pre-Wedding Films
  • Portrait Films
  • E-Commerce Films
  • Product Commercials
  • Food Commercials
  • Fashion Commercials
  • Hi-Fashion Commercials
  • Interior Filmmaking
  • Architecture Filmmaking
  • Documentary & Short Films
  • Travel Filmmaking
  • Street Documentary
  • Nature & Landscape Filmmaking
  • 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