Assistance Required: Advanced AC Duties
This course delves deep into the more advanced functions that an AC needs to perform on set ,including advanced focus pulling techniques.
Course Duration :
2 days (9.30am - 5.30pm)
Course Fee :
S$ 1800 before 7% GST
S$ 1926 after 7% GST
Upcoming Course Dates :
This is a very hands on course where participants will handle a variety of video equipment.As such,participants should dress comfortably with covered shoes and be prepared to carry their own equipment. Participants should not have any significant health issues which would affect their ability to work with video equipment
Topics covered include :
Advanced focus pulling techniques
Back focus lens checks and camera alignment tests
Camera calibration for the different types of digital cameras
Soft skills - Managing and Organising camera department on set
Factors to consider when considering on set workflow
About the Instructor
Shawn Fonseka started his media career in 1998 mwith a rental house and worked in various crew positions including PA, Junior Grip,Junior Camera Assistant ,Film Clapper loader roles. He has experienced a wide variety of shoots and worked his way to First AC and DoP .
Shawn has assistated in AV8's camera and lighting courses since 2013 and has taught Camera handling , Camera Movement, Assistant Camera roles and Studio Lighting at ITE College Central as part of their Digital Filmmaking programme.