Cinematography and Lighting

Schools of Public Engagement: Communication

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Cinematography and Lighting

Fall 2020

Taught By: Marcus Turner

Section: A

CRN: 1160

Credits: 3

Students explore theoretical and practical elements of cinematography with an emphasis on lighting and cinematographic language. While learning techniques of studio and location lighting, students also study historical and contemporary trends and styles. Theoretical and technical topics include operation and characteristics of cameras, lenses, accessory camera equipment, lighting, composition, digital compression, and exposure (in-camera tools like histograms as well as light meters) along with some discussion of traditional film emulsion and laboratory processing. Professional techniques for altering the look of a film are demonstrated and discussed. Practical tests and scenes are shot with an eye towards solving practical problems and achieving a visual strategy.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Communication (NCOM)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 17

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:05am 2/27/2021 EST

Meeting Info::

Days: Tuesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 9/1/2020 - 12/8/2020