Improve your skills and empower your image at ARRI Academy

Block, Light, Shoot Workshop

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This 2-day class will explore the art of cinematography through intensive practical group experience while emphasizing creativity and collaboration. Students will learn how to build the lighting design and camera set up in a professional environment. This unique opportunity sharpens their technical skills through hands-on practical experience, but the ultimate goal is to facilitate growth as creative storytellers and filmmakers.

Who should attend:

Emerging Filmmakers
Film students
Independent production crew
Content Creators

What you will learn:

– Discover the basic elements of camera composition and lighting design thru ARRI
– Creative Tools
– Develop fundamental skills in setting up lighting and camera instruments
– Learn what the ‘WHY’ function of lighting by understanding 3 core concepts
– Explore the tools of lighting called ‘The Three Qs’.
– Learn how cinematography can elevate the story and plot points in a scene
– Develop fundamental skills in lighting and camera through hands-on experience
– Explore spherical and anamorphic lens characteristics for storytelling

ARRI Academy offers special discounts for film students and space is limited per class, so email ASAP for more details.

Brooklyn, NY Dates: November 9-10, 2019
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Burbank, CA Dates: December 7-8, 2019
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Certified User Camera Training Workshop

This 3-day training course covers all aspects of shooting with the ALEXA LF, ALEXA SXT, ALEXA Mini and AMIRA.

Experienced working professionals will teach this class using real-world production scenarios. At the completion of the class you will have deep knowledge of the functionality of the ARRI line of cameras in addition to advancing your creative skills.

Each class has a limit of sixteen attendees to insure ample hands-on, and high ratio of time with instructors. You will be provided with a detailed introduction to ARRIRAW and other recording formats, ARRI look workflows, as well as the ARRI Electronic Control System. You will receive hands-on instruction with an ARRI camera kit, and on computers loaded with post-production software. Typical on-set situations and exploring common post-production workflows, will be included. Experimenting with the application of different ARRI looks and LUTs to suit individual setups will also be part of the hands-on teaching.

Who should attend:

Camera Operators
Camera Assistants
Rental Staff
Production Staff

What you will learn:

– Introduction to large-format camera systems
– Creative ARRI look workflows and ARRI color science
– Understanding linear light, logarithmic and video encoding
– Advantages of ARRIRAW and Apple ProRes codecs
– Understanding recording formats and their applications
– Exposing for SDR and HDR
– Experience the full capabilities when it comes to HDR and wide color gamut monitoring
– Exclusive insights into ARRI camera and sensor design
– Wireless camera control via Electronic Control System and WiFi
– Hands on learning assignments that advance your techniques and look with the professional instructors
– Getting a specific look with the cameras
– Real world production tips
– Hands on with the post production tools

Brooklyn, NY Dates: November 7-9, 2019
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Burbank, CA Dates: December 12-14, 2019
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