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Date(s) - 10/05/2017 - 12/05/2017
All Day

Norden Farm Arts Centre


The Filmmaking Workshop of the Year

London 10th,11th,12 May 2017

Norden Farm Arts Centre, Maidenhead SL6 4PF.

WCA are proud to announce our next workshop in the UK, where experienced event filmmakers Ben Marlow and Pete James will be passing on their workflows covering  all aspects of Wedding filmmaking plus a whole day dedicated to corporate filmmaking hosted by the world renowned Philip Bloom.

Day 1

Wednesday the 10th is when is all kicks off, we will be starting at 9am sharp at the Norden Farm Arts centre.

The first day will consist of classroom based training where Ben and Pete will take you through our essential kit through to advanced kit, the fundamentals of camera operation, the language of film, lighting, composition, camera movement, creative techniques, interview techniques and the rules of film making, we will then head outdoors where we will film a real couple and show you how we create our sequences.

We will be finished around 6-7pm.


Day 2

We will be starting again at 9am the topics include: how best to shoot each segment of the day, Audio capture and post production, Pricing, Marketing, and we will finish off with live shooting of an interview showing you lighting and interview techniques. We will show you how we construct our trailers and dissect an entire 20 minute feature edit explaining how we use time shifting and what transitions work best for this style of film.We should be finished around 5pm.


Day 3

Philip Bloom is a world-renowned filmmaker who, for the past 10 years of his 27-year career has specialized in creating incredible cinematic images no matter what the camera. Some of his most iconic work was created with Canon DSLRs. As one of the biggest evangelists for their use in productions his website became the place to go to for budding filmmakers as well as experienced ones keen to embrace the new technology. Independent projects are key to Philip and he splits his time between bigger projects and small independent ones. One of his most successful independent projects was “How To Start A Revolution” which won a BAFTA in 2012 and was also awarded prizes at several film festivals including Best Documentary at the 2011 Raindance festival.

The day starts at 9am and Philip will be taking you through the process of acquiring clients, creating the winning pitch, pre-production, production and post production.

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Bookings are closed for this event.