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07:211:201 Principles of Cinematography

Rutgers Arts Online

Online Filmmaking Courses

07:211:201
Principles of Cinematography

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This course provides an introduction to the art of cinematography. By analyzing selected film clips and reading interviews with the cinematographers who created them, students learn about the process of creating these compelling visuals. Students are also introduced to the language and technical basics that are the cinematographer’s everyday tools and will discover how motion picture photography has transitioned over time, embracing the latest technological developments and adjusting to the changing media sophistication of the viewing audience. The course emphasizes how the aesthetic choices of cinematography bring life to visual storytelling.

3 Credits

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Instructors

Dave Sperling
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Arts Online
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