You want to get better at shooting video, right?
This online Cinematography Course will teach you how to shoot beautiful videos with any camera.
This course is designed to teach you the ins and outs of professional cinematography - the art of making motion pictures. While there are plenty of video courses, it's hard to find a comprehensive course that teaches you everything you'd want to know about shooting video.
This is the course for you, taught by a professional Hollywood cinematographer.
- Learn the basics of getting great shots with any camera
- Use the manual settings on your camera to expose your shot properly
- Learn how to use camera movement to get more impressive shots
- Light your video sets with traditional filmmaking techniques and lighting setups
- Become a professional director of photography (cinematographer) with tips on how to find work in the video/film industry
- Make money shooting videos
Improve Your Video Creation with This Complete Course
What makes us qualified to teach you?
We are Will and Phil, professional cinematographers and video creators. Plus, we're the creator of some of the world's most popular video production courses - with over 150,000 students and thousands of 5-star reviews like these ones from this course:
Everything they are talking about is very clear and easy to understand. The instructors do make anything boring and have really good facts. To me everything about this course was just put together correctly. I would definitely recommend this course to others! - John Tyler Hardin
Great fundamentals, straight forward, professional - Steven Farmer
Excellent course because instructor is very knowledgeable and he explained everything in a very clear English. - Pawan Babbar
Regardless of the type of camera you are using - DSLR, Professional Cinema Camera, GoPro, iPhone, or Film - you can shoot beautiful video. Learn professional techniques that Hollywood filmmakers are using to capture powerful images.
If you want to learn how to shoot great videos and making money doing what you love, this is the course for you.
Our Promise to You
We'll be here for you every step of the way. If you have any questions about the course content or anything related to this topic, you can always post a question in the course or send me a direct message.
We want to make this the best course on how to shoot better video. So if there is any way we can improve this course, just tell me and we'll make it happen.
Dive Right In
This course dives right into shooting better video with 5 tips for better cinematography. You'll learn the basics of cinematography including choosing the right camera, ISO, frame rate, shutter speed, f-stop/aperture, and lens options.
Learn how to expose your videos properly, including learning the different styles of exposure styles of commercial, TV, and narrative filmmaking.
Learn how camera movement with tripods, handheld, dollys, steadicam systems, and drones can help you take beautiful shots.
Learn how to light your video shots with different styles and lighting kits.
Learn how to work with the producer, director, camera team, grip and electric team, and other departments on a film set.
Learn how to find work as a cinematographer / videographer. Learn how to network, negotiate a good rate, and get jobs.
Start shooting better videos today!
With our 30-day 100% money back guarantee, there is nothing holding you back from jumping in right now and trying the course out.
Go ahead and click the enroll button, and I'll see you in lesson 1!
Phil & Will
My passion is inspiring people through online courses. Since 2012, over 2,000,000 students have taken my online courses - and I'm so grateful to every single one of you.
I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Film and Television Production from Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. Over the past 10 years, I've shot and edited thousands of videos that have played everywhere from the movie screen and television to film festivals and YouTube.
StartIntro to Section (0:30)
StartChoosing a Camera: Digital vs. Film (3:01)
StartChoosing a Digital Camera: DSLR vs. Cinema Camera (3:24)
StartWhat is Video Resolution? (5:13)
StartWhat is Frame Rate? (5:37)
StartChoosing a Lens (6:08)
StartMemory Cards (2:32)
StartWhat is Latitude? (1:13)
StartExercise - Put Together Your Camera Kit (1:52)
StartBonus Lesson - In Depth Camera Overview with Caleb (9:45)
StartIntro to Section (1:01)
StartHow Does Exposure Work? (1:01)
StartHow Does Frame Rate Affect Exposure? (1:12)
StartWhat is ISO? (6:57)
StartWhat is shutter speed? (5:52)
StartWhat is Aperture (aka F-Stop)? (3:57)
StartClass Break (0:15)
StartUsing Neutral Density (ND) Filters to Cut Down Light (3:41)
StartReading Exposure with Your Camera: Understanding the Histogram and Light Meters (4:26)
StartPutting It All Together: How to Exposure Properly (2:38)
StartShooting with Color Profiles and LUTs (1:11)
StartShooting in RAW Mode for Best Color Correction (1:25)
StartExercise - Practice Shooting in Two Lighting Scenarios (1:39)