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Workshop Program:  

    Elements of Cinematic Expression
                  Lens - Optical and "Psychological" attributes
                  Exposure - Light Meters and Methods of Measurement
                  (Incident, Reflected, Spot - When and Why)
                  RAW - LOG - REC 709
                  Lighting for LOG - CAM ISO Determination
                  Lens and Camera - Technical and creative aspects of choices
                  18% Grey Card - Meaning and Zone System of Exposure (Film and Video)
                  Lighting Setup - Broad / Narrow - Lighting Style Relevance
                  Elements of Lighting Mood -
                                    Ambiance / Key - Lighting Contrast and Lighting Ratio,
                                    Key Light Direction - Lighting Style
                  Dancing with Light
                  !8% Reflectance Grey Card - Meaning and Waveform placement
                  Chiaroscuro - Creative Low Key Lighting
                 Advanced Lighting and Exposure Techniques -
                  Lighting  from Previsualization / Light Meter
    Advanced Light and Exposure
                  Candle Light - Mood,
     Night Table Light -  Mood
                  Dynamic Range of Zones of Exposure - Detail Control of In-frame Highlight
                  Lighting for Suspense and Drama
    Low Key Challenge - Scene Shooting
                  Dynamic Low Key  - Lighting for Actor's Movement
    Taught by the Award Cinematographer Janusz Sikora.
    Lighting from previsualization with help of Light Meter. Once lighting is accomplished, monitor is turned on and result compared with
    that of mind image.  Dancing with Light  Technique guarantees exact match between both. Relevance of technical choices in
    cinematic Expression. Directorial and Cinematography aspects of Cinematic Expression.
    Lighting Style - Lighting Mood - Exposure - Lens Choice
    Workshop consists of Demonstration and intensive hands-on with Camera and Light.

    Workshop available as an individual workshop upon date and time arrangement.
"It's in this stone... I just need to bring it out"  Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 - 1564)
Cinematic Expression Two-Day Workshop, Los Angeles 2019
Technical and Creative Elements of Cinematic Expression
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Workshop Schedule

9:30AM - 4:00PM