Participants will learn from industry experts as they share their know-hows on crafting cinematic images for film and television.
- Visual research and reference
- Considerations behind cinematic shot construction
- How to plan logistics for the camera and lighting department
- Electrical management / Risk Assessment and safety audit
- Aesthetic considerations of lighting on location
Application period: TBC
Course Date: TBC
Duration: 5 days
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
This course consists of 5 modules:
– Visual reference and research
-Depth and counting layers
-Lenses and perspective
-Workmanship and composition
-3-point lighting as a concept
– Location Recce
– Camera Prep
– Guided camera and lighting exercise
Tim Chen was formally trained at the National Film and Television school in the UK under renowned British cinematographer Brian Tufano BSC (Shallow Graves, Trainspotting, Billy Elliot). He holds a Master of Arts in Cinematography.
He has over ten years experience in the film industry and have worked on a variety of projects including shorts, theatrical features, documentaries, commercials and news features. He recently shot his first full length feature film which was directed by Leonard Yip, his colleague at Ngee Ann.
He has over four years of teaching experience and employs a very down-to-earth pedagogy to present concepts in a palatable way
Applicants should have basic knowledge in operating digital cinema cameras, lighting and grip equipment
Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.
The course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. For more information on the SkillsFuture Credit click here.
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.
Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
|Applicants / Eligibility||Fees|
|Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years||$442.98|
|Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above||$166.98|
|Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)||$442.98|
|Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)||$166.98|
|Others (and Repeat Students)||$1476.60|
|Full course fee||$1476.60|