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Core Concepts Online – 2-Pack Combo

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Overview

Our Core Concepts online workshops focus on the cameras, sensors optics, and digital formats used in production today. This series is designed to get anyone familiar with the latest tools and techniques used in modern digital cinema. Topics include cinema sensors, cinema camera advanced options, raw and log, codecs and compression, and optical solutions. These classes are appropriate for anyone working with digital cinema cameras and formats today, including those new to cinema cameras.

Buy two Core Concepts online workshops together and save – just select the workshops you want below. You’ll get access to the workshops of your choice for three months.

SKU: DCCOMBO
Price: $198.00 $158.40

Camera Sensors & Exposure

  • Types of sensors: CCD / CMOS; 3 sensor / single sensor
  • Comparing ISO and gain
  • Key differences between rolling and global shutter
  • Shutter speed vs. shutter angle
  • Camera resolution
  • Understanding aspect ratios
  • Crop factors
  • White balance
  • Choosing and comparing frame rates

Camera INs & OUTs

  • SDI format
  • HDMI format
  • Analog video outputs
  • External recording – a brief sub-sampling discussion
  • Timecode & timecode modes
  • Timecode syncing
  • Genlock
  • Multicamera productions
  • Remote & paintbox control
  • Audio inputs & external audio syncing

Camera Color & Gamma

  • Gamma and using gamma curves
  • Importance of native ISOs
  • Knee and knee adjustments
  • Black balance and black level adjustments
  • Black gamma and settings
  • Color Modes
  • Gamut / Color model
  • Hue & Saturation adjustments
  • Color matrix and painting
  • Multi matrix
  • Detail / Skin detail

Raw, Log, & Uncompressed

  • What is Raw?
  • What is Log?
  • Bit Depth
  • IE & Gain
  • Log & Raw
  • Exposure Tools

Media, Compression, and Formats

  • HD broadcast standards
  • HD format breakdown
  • Resolutions
  • Color space
  • Compression formats
  • Color & resolution compression
  • Temporal compression
  • Color models & color spaces

These classes are appropriate for anyone working with digital cinema cameras and formats today, including those new to cinema cameras.

Ianbio_2013 Ian McCausland is one of AbelCine’s Camera Technology Specialists and Trainers. He holds a BA in Film from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and his credits include the 1999 Black Sabbath concert video The Last Supper and the 2008 Smashing Pumpkins documentary If All Goes Wrong. As one of the original Abel staff members, Ian was integral to the formation of the company’s rental department in 1990. In 1997, he reprised his role when he moved out West to launch Abel’s Burbank rental department. Follow Ian on Twitter: @IanMcCausland

Camera 101 – Camera Sensors

  • 3 hours of content
  • HD Resolution H.264 (MP4 wrapped) Compression. iOS and Android Compatible
  • Access to the class website for 3 months
  • Downloads: Keynote presentation (pdf), workshop videos, links to additional reading

Camera INs & OUTs

  • 3 hours of content
  • HD Resolution H.264 (MP4 wrapped) Compression. iOS and Android Compatible
  • Access to the class website for 3 months
  • Downloads: Keynote presentation (pdf), workshop videos, links to additional reading

Camera Color & Gamma

  • 1.5 hours of content
  • HD Resolution H.264 (MP4 wrapped) Compression. iOS and Android Compatible
  • Access to the class website for 3 months
  • Downloads: Keynote presentation (pdf), workshop videos, links to additional reading

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