2021-2022 Catalog

FVM 205 Camera Techniques

3 Credit hours      60 Contact hours

The narrative importance of different camera angles, movements, and focal planes are analyzed. Students will examine how video and 16mm film cameras work, and various techniques used in composition and the acquisition of images. Students will demonstrate and apply technique by shooting specific exercises both in and out of class.


Acceptance into the Film School AND successful completion of FVM 103 (grade C or higher) and successful completion or concurrent enrollment in FVM 105, FVM 117, FVM 150, AND FVM 160 (all grade C or higher).