Explore the crucial role of lighting crew members on set and gain fundamental skills required to develop and execute professional lighting schemes on film and TV productions. Topics covered by the program include an industry orientation, safety and site protocols, planning and coordination of work orders, applied learning with fixtures, filters, carts, stands and various applications of advanced equipment and tools. Instructors will also cover planning, set-up and takedown after each shoot. Creative, detail-focused individuals who enjoy problem-solving, teamwork and working long hours will thrive in this program. An electrical background is an asset, but not required.
This tuition-free program blends 10 weeks of online learning with two weeks of in-person training at a professional film studio.
Application fees are waived for this program. When registering, please use code NIC2022MC in the registration waiver field to avoid any costs.
Students need to meet funding criteria to be eligible for this FREE program.
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