Camera and Lighting
Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School offers a course in Camera and Lighting. The course curriculum consists of ample information on techniques of camera and lighting. The course aims at imparting high standard education in camera and lighting. Mad Arts employs new software used in various film and television production houses to offer special training. The programme covers a number of scientific aspects of camera and lighting including:
- Film Stock
- Lighting - techniques
- Aspect Ratio
- Camera movement
- Camera positioning
Students who are studying camera and lighting get to learn various techniques of camera. Students are taught how to create lighting effects for a particular scene. On the job, this technique is helpful for them. The course curriculum facilitates students to reinforce their fundamental skills required for lighting. Students are taught various kinds of lighting. They are made aware of how lighting effects to communicate the ideas by means of motion picture.
Mad Arts course in camera and lighting covers Frame-rate selection, Special Effects and other technological elements to provide students with an edge in advanced television and cinema. A cameraperson is an eye of a director. He/she has to shoot according to the director's ideas. The responsibility of a cameraperson is to visualize desired ideas and thoughts. A cameraperson must capture the mood of a scene. The film school organizes workshops, seminars and various training sessions with the intention of equipping students with live environment of filmmaking. The course content is given below.
Still photography aims at developing students fundamental skills. It helps them to understand basics of still photography.
The module helps students to understand basics of using camera. Students are introduced to various cameras and taught how to use them.
The module enables students to understand various points of view with diverse perspective of the motion picture and role in storytelling.
Camera movement is very important in the shooting of a particular scene. With the help of this module, students are able to understand rhythm, speed and flow of the scene.
The module copes with all the compositional rules and regulations that reinforce the visual mood of a scene.
Lights and types
The module introduces various types of lights and facilitates students to understand different lights and their intensity for applied creativity.
The module consists of different lighting techniques to assist the cameraperson for capturing scenes of diverse moods. It also helps students to capture different locations effectively.
Documentaries, television series and films have been the area for a cameraperson to unfold his/her creativity. Today, the emergence of electronic newsgathering has created a new realm for cameraperson. Music video is one of the best career options for budding camerapersons. However, films are lucrative option for any cameraperson. A cameraperson also shows his/her art in the Ad films. There are a number of jobs available in the film and television industry. However, one should be good at camera and lighting techniques.
Camerapersons are in great demand. Every television channel needs skilled cameraperson. Nowadays, government has publicity departments where they also need expert camerapersons. Therefore, students have an excellent opportunity to get a permanent job in government sector.