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2-Day 3D Cinematography Workshop with RED Cameras

3D RED Cinematography Workshop Led by Rexford Metz, ASC

Cyber Monday Special: Get 15% Off

Get 15% off thru Tuesday, Nov. 30th
(Offer valid 11/28/10-11/30/10)

Seats still available. Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn real world 3D filmmaking techniques from an Academy Award-winning Director of Photography and ASC member. All attendees get a complimentary boxed, full-version of Gorilla Pro  

StudentFilmmakers.com is proud to announce the 3D RED Cinematography Workshop with Rexford Metz, ASC, which will be held on Saturday, December 4th, 9:30am to 3:30pm, and Sunday, December 5th, 9:30am to 3:30pm in the exciting, cinematic city of New York, at the StudentFilmmakers.com Manhattan Workshop Studio.

The workshop will use the same 3D set up for "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie production, providing a complete hands on 3D experience with 2 RED cameras, Element Technica 3D Sled and controls, and Cine Stereo DIT. There is also a discussion of 1950s 3D to Avatar and beyond.

An Academy Award-winning, veteran cinematographer and one of only 250 active members worldwide with the ASC designation, Rexford Metz, ASC has worked with Hollywood’s finest directors and actors. He is widely known and well-respected for his artistry and for the quality of his work. As an ASC member, Metz has a passion giving back to the industry by teaching others the craft. He currently teaches at Florida State University School Film School. His goal is to mentor the students and give them the confidence, knowledge and courage to succeed in the field he loves.

What You Will Learn:

Stereoscopic Vision Basic
- how we see in 3D and how the camera reproduces it

3D Cinematography
- 3D recording, convergence distance, lenses, and filters, physiological limits, postproduction and displaying techniques

Handling the professional Stereo 3D Rig(s)
- setting up and calibrating the rig, setting up and synchronizing cameras, setting up 3D parameters on the rig, 3D rig motorisation, modularity.

Stereoscopic Post Production Overview
- editing, synchronisation in post, color matching, calibration in post.

Practice: How to shoot good 3D with the 3D rig
- shooting with different 3D parameters

When: Saturday and Sunday, December 4 & 5,
9:30am to 3:30pm
Where: StudentFilmmakers.com Workshop Studio
1123 Broadway, Suite #307, New York, NY 10010
Cost: $375.00. Discounts: Get 15% off thru Tues., Nov. 30
(Offer valid 11/28/10-11/30/10.)
Other Discounts: Students with ID receive 10% off.


There will be a Q&A session. Participation is encouraged.

The 3D RED Cinematography Workshop Led by Rexford Metz, ASC is presented and hosted by StudentFilmmakers.com, a division of Welch Integrated, Inc. Sponsor opportunities are still available. Contact Kim Welch, 212.706.1233 or fill out our contact form >>

Rexford Metz, ASC

Rexford Metz, ASC
Metz has vast experience shooting Drama, Comedy, Action, Aerials, Underwater, Stunts and Visual FX Photography.


Awards and Distinctions
Academy Award received for Documentary; "Spirit of America" the story of land speed record holder Craig Breedlove, 1963.

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences: Member of the technical committee for the Academy Awards.

High Definition: Anchored a High Definition Seminar in Barcelona, Spain. Introduced the First Sony CineAlta 24p capture system, available for rent in Europe to 60 European Cinematographers and Videographers.
(More credits)

Camera and Electrical Department
2003 "S.W.A.T." Aerial Cinematographer, Director of Photography 2nd unit
2002 "I SPY" DP 2nd unit
2000 "U-571" DP 2nd unit
1997 "Kiss the Girls" (camera operator: Wescam, second unit - director of photography: 2nd unit)
1996 "Courage Under Fire" (aerial camera operator)
1993 "The Three Musketeers" (cameraman: 2nd unit)
1993 "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III" (director of photography: 2nd unit)
1991 "The Rocketeer" (director of photography: second unit - as Rexford Metz)
1989 "Ghostbusters II" (director of photography: New York 2nd unit)
1989 "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" (director of photography: 2nd unit, USA)
1975 "Jaws" (underwater photographer)
(More credits)
2000 "102 Dalmations" Special Cinematography
1996 "Picket Fences" (TV series)
"Liver Let Die"
"Bye-Bye, Bey-Bey"
1989 "Charlie" (TV)
1988 "Necessity" (TV)
(More credits)
Visual Effects
2000 "102 Dalmations" Visual Effects Director of Photography: 2nd unit pick-ups
1990 "Total Recall" Visual Effects Photography
(More credits)

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2-Day HDSLR Filmmaking Workshop with with Snehal Patel:
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Date/Time: Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 11 & 12, 2010, 12am to 6pm.
Location: StudentFilmmakers.com, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, NY, NY 10010


Are you thinking about shooting with the Canon 1D, 5D, or 7D DSLR cameras? Are you going to use it for principle photography, 2nd unit photography, multi-cam, background plates or SPFX shots? Don't fumble in the dark. Learn everything you need in this intense workshop for Film and Television Professionals. Put into practice real world DSLR filmmaking techniques. Program Details

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