Video Certificate

The Professional Video Certificate provides students with the skills necessary to pursue an income from this fast-paced and exciting field. The participants will receive a thorough knowledge of: camera features, mastery of exposure and focus, composition, natural & artificial lighting, video editing and workflow, and more. Topics covered include: story development, storyboards and shot lists, directing, production schedules, camera operations, shot types, camera stabilizers and movements, lighting, field audio, editing, special effects, sound effects, and much more.


COURSE 1: Photography Fundamentals

  • History of Photography & Film
  • Fundamentals of Light
  • Camera Features & Functions
  • Principles of Design
  • Landscape Photography
  • Exterior Architecture Photography
  • Documentary Photography
  • Photojournalism


COURSE 2: Studio Lighting Concepts

  • Controlling Light
  • Lighting with LEDs
  • Lighting with Fresnels
  • The Color of Light
  • The Quality of Light


COURSE 4: DSLR Video Production

  • Story Development & Scriptwriting
  • Storyboards & Shot Lists
  • Equipment Lists
  • Directing (preparing and working with talent)
  • Camera Settings & Video Formats
  • Camera Stabilizers and Movements
  • Shot Types
  • Audio for Film
  • digital recorders
  • microphones
  • synchronization
  • foley
  • sound effects
  • soundracks
Post Production
  • Adobe Premiere Pro Workflow
  • Assembling Footage
  • Editing
  • Color Grading
  • Special Effects
  • Export Codecs


Class Start

Every March and September

Class Times

9am to 4pm Monday thru Thursday

Class Duration

(est.) 12 weeks

Tuition & Fees

Tuition: $12,000
Fees: $250

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