Film Course

Digital Cinema is a comprehensive and poetic examination of how filmmakers and cinematographers are creating stunning moving imagery with the new fleet of high quality and affordable digital video cameras.
While exploring the Tuscan landscape and culture, you will learn how to create meaningful cinematic compositions utilizing natural light, proper lens selection for subject, depth of field manipulation, documentary techniques, time-lapse and creative camera movement from gear that one can easily carry in a backpack.

The unique perspectives of the faculty: John Murphy, Gordon Arkenberg, and Erika Houle will introduce a fresh film aesthetic to the digital filmmaker.

With this new insight and a fresh skill set in hand, the world will come alive with new cinematic possibilities as you create your own lyrical film portrait from the colorful and diverse sights and sounds of Tuscany.