Advanced Colour Grading: Looks and Calibration
This 2-day, advanced hands-on course guides you through the process of creating specific Looks for creative Colour Grading.
It also covers how to manage Colour Spaces to ensure proper delivery for Digital Cinema, HD broadcast and future UHDTV broadcast.
Starting with learning how to calibrate monitors and create custom Look-Up Tables for technical fidelity, students will then go on to create LUTs to convert from Colour Space to another to ensure accurate outcomes on various mediums.
2 days (9.30 am to 5.30 pm)
30 Nov - 01 Dec 2017 (Thu - Fri)
IMDA submission deadline 08 Nov 2017
S$ 990 per person before GST
This course is supported for up to 90% subsidy under the MDA Talent Assistance Scheme through Six Degrees Asia . In addition media freelancers can apply for up to S$ 7.50 per hour training allowance.
Availability and amount of subsidies and grants are subjec to MDA and Six Degrees.More information about application procedures and terms here. Applications have to be submitted at least 21 calendar days before the course start.
Who Should Attend :
This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn more about Colour Correction and Colour Grading.It provides valuable additional skills for video editors, motion graphics, effects artists and even Directors of Photography who want to understand how to grade their own shots.
Prior attendance of AV8 Media's "Introduction to Colour Grading" or proof of prior Colour Grading experience is a prerequisite for attending this advanced class
These are some of the looks we cover in Day 1
Blurred and Coloured Vignettes
Emulating Film Stock
Flat Looks and Film Flashing
Glows and Blooms
Grain, Noise, and Texture
Tints and Color Washes
Vibrance and Targeted Saturation
Some of the processes we'll explore in Day 2:
Calibrating monitors for broadcast work, both present & future
Calibrating monitors for digital cinema work
Calibrating monitors for film work (optional)
Probing to create monitor profiles
Creating custom LUTs for various mediums
Creating conversion LUTs to transform from one medium to another
How to test conversion LUTs for accuracy
Ensuring your colour grading environment is conducive for accuracy
About the Instructor
Ian Wee Woon Hui has had a lifelong fascination with the moving image. From as young as 14 he was already experimenting with digital film making. He graduated with a Merit Diploma in Film, Sound & Video from the School of Film and Media Studies (Ngee Ann Polytechnic) .
He has directed documentaries for Discovery Channel,National Geographic ,Channel News Asia and Arts Central.
He was a first mover in the field of HD,directing one of the first multicamera HD shoots in Singapore for the F1 Powerboat Grad Prix is now a first mover in the field of Stereoscopic 3D film making. With the help of the Media Development Authority ,Ian attended specialised Stereoscopic 3D courses in Germany. This gave them an an opportunity to work with leading stereographers and stereoscopic 3D equipment manufacturers.
Ian is an Apple certified instructor for both FCP X and FCP 7 and is also an Adobe premiere Certified instructor . He has conducted training for production and post production tools for many organisations including HBO,Fox Sports,Sony Singapore,Panasonic ,Tisch NYU School of Film and many others. He also teaches the popular Introduction to Colour Grading course at AV8 Media
Ian also designs production and post production workflows,where his keen understanding of new and emerging broadcast technologies as well as his industry experience serve him well.