C100

Filmmaking on the Canon C100

Course Dates: Sat 6th and Sunday 7th August

Tutor: Ben Pollard

The Canon C100 camera has become more and more affordable and is an excellent tool for the run-and-gun, self-shooting, low budget documentary filmmaker.

The course will consist of a mixture of lectures, practical filming exercises and review sessions. It will cover all aspects of camera operation, audio recording and settings as well as filming techniques specific to documentary. Canon C100 cameras, lenses, microphones and sound equipment will be provided. However if you wish to bring your own camera please contact us to see if it will be suitable.

Course outline:

Day 1

Introduction
Exercise: Sensing Space
Camera Basics
Handheld Shooting
Intelligent shooting on audio
Manual Controls: Focus
Manual Controls: Exposure

Day 2

Manual Controls: White Balance
Framing and Composition
Controlled Sequence
Audio
Interviewing
Covering uncontrolled Action

Filmmaking on the Canon C100

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 10:00
£350 / £325 (Student) / £300 (UCL Student)

14 Taviton Street