Film & Camera Theory
SHANE HURLBUT ASC
9+ hours of
9+ hours of
Film & Camera Theory is an essential breakdown of understanding not only how you complete a task (like lighting a certain way) but realizing why you’re doing it. Often we’re so focused on how to do something that we lose sight of why we’re doing it in the first place. The theory of The Why Behind the How is essential for those who are decision makers and want to lead and create the blueprints to craft a unified vision.
In this course, you’ll learn how camera, lighting, and color choices impact the story to pull your audience in. Expect to find how a camera creates emotion in a scene, understand how camera language can convey specific characters, utilize color temperature to create emotional impact, and learn how to deliver the director’s vision to the big screen.
Detailed Written Breakdowns
Top-Down Blocking + Lighting Schematics
Side by Side Comparisons
Module 1 — Film Theory
Module 2 — Camera Theory
Module 3 — Color Theory
Module 4 — Day Exterior Lighting Theory
Module 5 — Theory Podcasts
Director of photography Shane Hurlbut, ASC works at the forefront of cinema as a storyteller, innovator and discerning collaborator, who brings more than three decades of experience to his art. He is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers, the International Cinematographers Guild/Local 600, and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Some of his film credits include: We Are Marshall, Terminator: Salvation, Need for Speed, Act of Valor, Semi-Pro, The Greatest Game Ever Played, Into the Blue, Mr 3000, among many others.
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