Tertiary Catalogue

Video and Media Production

Contains 160 Videos

Episode 5: Deconstructing Colour I

Episode 5: Deconstructing Colour I

Directing Colour

With production wrapped on the commercial, Ollie brings us into the grading suite to discuss how contrast can be introduced in post-production to add depth. Ollie also shows us examples from ‘The Crown’ to reinforce this.
Episode 7: Deconstructing Colour III

Episode 7: Deconstructing Colour III

Directing Colour

In the final episode of the series Ollie delves into the most exciting part of colour grading - conveying mood and eliciting emotion with colour. He shows us how this is used so effectively in ‘Whiplash’, where colour becomes a signifier to...Show More
Episode 4: Colour Management

Episode 4: Colour Management

Directing Colour

With everything now set to record, Ollie focuses on how simple colour and contrast management in production can maximise the quality of your digital negative. From using probes to ensure camera monitors are calibrated, to using charts to ensure...Show More
Episode 6: Deconstructing Colour II

Episode 6: Deconstructing Colour II

Directing Colour

As we continue looking at post-production, Ollie shows how hue and saturation can be used to direct the viewer's eye in the frame. Using examples from ‘Blade Runner 2049’, Ollie demonstrates how this technique can be used most effectively in...Show More
Episode 3: Calibrating Colour

Episode 3: Calibrating Colour

Directing Colour

In this video, Ollie takes us through the process of building custom LUTs on set for monitoring. He shows how simple steps before rolling the camera can ensure everyone on set is connected with the image and able to see how the film’s look is...Show More
Episode 1: Creating a Palette

Episode 1: Creating a Palette

Directing Colour

In the first episode of the series, Ollie introduces us to the concept of “Directing Colour” as he begins to produce a commercial for a boutique catering company. He takes us through the process of how he developed a colour palette for their...Show More
Episode 2: Perceiving Colour

Episode 2: Perceiving Colour

Directing Colour

Here, Ollie gives us a quick primer on how the human visual system affects our perception of colour and why that means certain colours recede and others advance in our perception.
Episode 03: Menu and Setup

Episode 03: Menu and Setup

Canon C200 Camera Primer

Now that we're familiar with the external controls of the C200 Matt steps us through the menu system - what each option does and how to best configure the settings.
Episode 07: Post-Production Workflow

Episode 07: Post-Production Workflow

Canon C200 Camera Primer

In the final episode of the course, Ben Allan walks us through the options for handling Canon's new Cinema Raw Light format and gives his professional take on how well the format performs for post-production.
Episode 05: Test Footage

Episode 05: Test Footage

Canon C200 Camera Primer

We move to 4K for this video to showcase the C200's footage across a variety of frame rates, codes, and picture profiles—including the Canon Cinema RAW Light format.
Episode 01: Introduction and Camera Features

Episode 01: Introduction and Camera Features

Canon C200 Camera Primer

Matthew Allard begins by introducing the Canon C200, explaining its key features and capabilities. We Look at what is included with the camera as well as what you'll need to add to get up and running, before finishing with a comparison to both...Show More
Episode 06: Low Light Performance

Episode 06: Low Light Performance

Canon C200 Camera Primer

In this video Matt takes a look at the C200's performance in low light across its various picture profiels and noise reduction settings, and then compares it to the C100 Mk II and it's bigger brother, the C300 Mk II.
Episode 04: Auto Focus, High-Speed, and WiFi Control

Episode 04: Auto Focus, High-Speed, and WiFi Control

Canon C200 Camera Primer

In this lesson Matt showcases some of the C200's biggest features, starting with its unique Dual Pixel Auto Focus system. We then look at high-speed/slow-motion shooting on the camera with some example footage, before ending with a look at the...Show More
Episode 02: External Camera Controls

Episode 02: External Camera Controls

Canon C200 Camera Primer

In this video Matt takes us through the external controls and I/O of the camera, allowing us to get completely comfortable with the various buttons and functions.
Episode 09: Case Study - 'The Rat Pack'

Episode 09: Case Study - 'The Rat Pack'

Illumination Cinematography Workshop

Shane talks through his inspiration for lighting on 'The Rat Pack', deconstructing a key scene from the film. We then get to see him recreate the same scene, and finally Shane shows how to achieve a similar look on a budget.
Inspiration: Chapter 02 - Examples to Inspire

Inspiration: Chapter 02 - Examples to Inspire

Cinema Sound

In this final episode of 'Cinema Sound', Mark takes us through 19 of his favourite audio clips from movies and other media that inspire him and demonstrate what excellence looks like from the Hollywood persepective
Workspace: Chapter 02 - Home Studio: Advanced Knowledge

Workspace: Chapter 02 - Home Studio: Advanced Knowledge

Cinema Sound

In this episode, we delve deeply into room tuning, the kids of equipment we need to buy - and in what order - speaker placement, person placement, and how to cheat the whole process!
Inspiration: Chapter 01 - Inspiration, Vocation, and Dedication

Inspiration: Chapter 01 - Inspiration, Vocation, and Dedication

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark shares his wisdom on getting work as an audio expert in media, how to have a powerful mindest to accomplish getting the $50 million impact into your production, and leads you in taking the pledge of excellence.
Workspace: Chapter 01 - Home Studio: Basics

Workspace: Chapter 01 - Home Studio: Basics

Cinema Sound

In this episode, Mark begins the process of showing us the issues involved with mixing in bad workspaces, how to fix bad workspaces, the kids of speakers and headphones to mix on, and how to fix the basic issues of most workspaces.
Mix: Chapter 22 - Mastering and Export

Mix: Chapter 22 - Mastering and Export

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark shows us what we need to know in order to get compliant exports and audio deliverables, as well as how to master great sounding mixes using the Macbeth and Action example videos.
Mix: Chapter 25 - Internet Mixing, Loudness, and Cheating

Mix: Chapter 25 - Internet Mixing, Loudness, and Cheating

Cinema Sound

In this final and controversial video on mixing, Mark goes over the critical aspects of creating a mix for the internet in the loudness war generation, and proves that louder makes people "like" your production better.
Mix: Chapter 23 - Downmixing, Organisation, and Cheating

Mix: Chapter 23 - Downmixing, Organisation, and Cheating

Cinema Sound

In this episode, we learn how to route busses for 5.1 export, how to organise and check your files, and Mark puts to rest the age-old argument about real-time vs. offline bouncing.
Mix: Chapter 20 - Master Mixer: Integrate and Tweeze II (Action & Donut Mixes)

Mix: Chapter 20 - Master Mixer: Integrate and Tweeze II (Action & Donut Mixes)

Cinema Sound

In this final video on practical examples of mixing. we lean about dealing with black cuts and tails, creating active motion in static music and more using the Action and Donuts example video mixes.
Mix: Chapter 19 - Master Mixer: Integrate and Tweeze I (ENG, Beach, & Macbeth Mixes)

Mix: Chapter 19 - Master Mixer: Integrate and Tweeze I (ENG, Beach, & Macbeth Mixes)

Cinema Sound

in this video, Mark shows us the critical nature of integrating and tweezing the final tracks into a cohesive and powerful whole by explaining how to choose which tracks to emphasise at a given time in the Macbeth and Beach example videos.
Mix: Chapter 24 - The Mixing Breakdown

Mix: Chapter 24 - The Mixing Breakdown

Cinema Sound

This short six minute clip is a blast through all the important elements of mixing in a "blipvert" montage fashion.