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2nd AC on Set

Approaching the role from a professional production point of view, this hands-on course defines the role of the 2nd AC, equipping participants with on-set tips and tricks of the trade.

Participants will have the opportunity to build a complete camera system using all the gear found on set today. They will learn to interchange components quickly and with precision. Through practical exercises including lens handling, equipment terms, data wrangling, slating, and trouble shooting common issues, participants will come away with the skills needed to perform the role of 2nd AC on a professional set.

Upcoming In-Person Workshop Dates


Friday, Jul 28th - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: AbelCine, Los Angeles
2nd AC on Set - LA 7/28/17: $99.00

Workshop Bundles

AC 101 + AC 201 Workshop Bundle – New York
Purchase this workshop as part of a bundle at a discounted rate.

Bundle Price: $198.00 $168.30

Custom Training

Custom Camera Training
Schedule a 1-on-1 or group training. We provide custom training at our offices or at your location.

Price: From: $225.00

  • Preparing the camera, loading new batteries and media, and changing lenses
  • Preparing and swapping gear on set for handheld, studio mode and Steadicam
  • Equipment terms
  • Slating
  • On-set etiquette
  • On-set tips and tricks

This class is designed for those who want to learn how to build camera packages and work on set according to the needs of production. It is especially suited to students and those looking to enter the film industry.   


Corey Christian joined the AbelCine team incorey 2016 as a Camera Technology Specialist based out of the NY office. When he isn’t behind a computer, he’s usually out testing gear or capturing new perspectives with his drone. Corey is an Avid Media Composer certified editor, and has previously taught Advanced Editing & Cinematography courses in NYC. Behind the camera, he has shot everything from lifestyle and non-profit stories, to destination weddings with his production company, Going Home Productions. Originally from Farmingville, NY, he attended Flagler College in Saint Augustine, FL, where he earned his Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Media Production & Cinema and Media Studies. See more of his work: goinghome.co


Megan Donnelly is one of AbelCine’s Camera Technology Specialists. Originally from Mesa, Arizona, Meganmegan_4288B_adj graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.F.A. in Media Arts with a concentration in Cinematography. Prior to joining AbelCine, Megan was the Technical Manager at Fletcher Camera and Lenses / CineVerse in Chicago. She also developed the curriculum for the International Cinematographer’s Guild Digital Loader Workshops, which she taught nationwide. Megan is an accomplished Director of Photography for commercials, music videos, and narratives. Most recently, one of her commercials won a Midwest Emmy in 2014. Follow Megan on Twitter: @cinemamegan