DSLR Filmmaking for Beginners
Austin School of Film 


Filmmakers are quickly adopting shooting their video with DSLR cameras for the small form factor, relatively low cost, and professional cinematic look of shooting with an array of changeable lenses.

There are many tricks involved in achieving professional quality video when using a DSLR camera and this class is designed to teach students hands-on the knowledge and tools necessary to shoot quality and achieve your visual aesthetic when using a DSLR camera to shoot video. We will discuss such things as: camera functions, lenses, rigs, lighting, backpack filmmaking and feature firsthand advice from local filmmakers currently working in the film industry and their experiences with DSLRs.

Get the DOs and the DON’TS, sound film advice and a skill set to walk away and begin to work and create.

This class is open to all levels.

ASOF Certificate: Digital Video Certificate Elective

Prerequisites: Own or use Canon 7D, 5D MkII, t2i, or HD video equipped DSLR.

Tuition: $155.00




July 29 & 30 / Saturday & Sunday / 10:00am - 4:00pm / 0 seats left



September 16 & 17 / Saturday & Sunday / 10:00am - 4:00pm / 0 seats left



November 4 & 5 / Saturday & Sunday / 10:00am - 4:00pm / 7 seats left


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