Overview

RED Digital Cinema is a leader in professional image capture and their cameras have been used in high profile productions like Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Captain Marvel,Terminator: Dark Fate , BBC's Blue Planet 2 and Netflix's Mindhunter. This 3 day course gets you deeply familiarised with RED shooting and post production.

Learning Outcome

Participants will gain a deep understanding of professional shooting and post using the RED Digital Cinema cameras, including:

  • Understanding the DSMC2 System
  • Experience the modular capabilities of the RED DSMC2 system with various monitoring, lens, and mounting options
  • Menu Structure
  • Exposure Dynamics: Shooting RED in low light, high contrast, and daylight exterior
  • Shooting Exercises: Learn best practices whether shooting motion, stills, or in HDRx
  • Science of RED: IPP2, Bayer pattern, resolution, codec choices, wavelets, and colour science
  • R3D Workflow: Post house and DIT overview, archival, editing and grading options
  • Daily Screenings: Showcase of 4K footage from students and RED archives
  • Data Dynamics: Learn about R3D file management, archiving, data rates, and hardware options
  • Colour Grading: Demonstrations from industry leaders regarding 4K professional colour grading

Who should Attend?

  • Cinematographers
  • Directors of Photography
  • Camera Operators
  • Camera Assistants
  • Data Wranglers
  • Colourists
  • Post Supervisors
  • Filmmakers

Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants should have an understanding of basic shooting. Some knowledge on on-set workflow would be an advantage
  • At least a GCE 'N' Level pass
This course is endorsed under Talent Assistance (T-Assist).
To find out more about T-Assist Funding, please refer to Programme Support under T-Assist page


Information as accurate as of 7 April 2020.