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DC 275: Cinematography I

This course is an intensive exploration of the craft, technologies and aesthetic principles of cinematography and lighting techniques. Lectures and in-class demonstrations will cover film and video formats, film stocks, film and digital cameras, exposure, lenses and optics, lighting units, lighting placement, lighting control, camera support, and camera movement. Class sessions will consist of lectures, demonstrations, hands on with cameras and lighting units, exercises, and screenings of selected film clips which demonstrate specific cinematography and lighting techniques. PREREQUISITES: DC 210

Winter 2017-2018


Section 501

Class number 20715

Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: M 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
CLOSED
Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: M 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
CLOSED



Section 502

Class number 21029

Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Section: 503
Class number: 21030
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 150
Class number: 17683
Meeting time: -
Location: CEALO 00000 at Study Abroad
Instructor: Katie Saur

Section 401

Class number 12439

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES PST16 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus



Section 402

Class number 12848

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus



Section 403

Class number 12440

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: M 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: M 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 33490
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 33906
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: John Klein | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 603
Class number: 34047
Meeting time: Th 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22111
Meeting time: M 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 22599
Meeting time: Tu 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST17 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Section: 503
Class number: 22600
Meeting time: W 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST17 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Fall 2016-2017


Section 401

Class number 32996

Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Tu 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Tu 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus



Section 402

Class number 33898

Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Tu 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
CLOSED
Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Tu 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
CLOSED



Section 403

Class number 32998

Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Th 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST17 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: Th 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 32778
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: John Klein | View syllabus
Section: 602
Class number: 33274
Meeting time: Tu 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Section: 603
Class number: 37276
Meeting time: Th 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22625
Meeting time: Th 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 26693
Meeting time: Tu 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Section: 503
Class number: 26694
Meeting time: W 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 401
Class number: 11491
Meeting time: Tu 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Scott Erlinder
Section: 402
Class number: 16939
Meeting time: Th 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 11492
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 601
Class number: 30263
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 37252
Meeting time: M 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 20381
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Scott Erlinder

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 401
Class number: 10356
Meeting time: Tu 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 10357
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 601
Class number: 30306
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Scott Erlinder

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 20471
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 401
Class number: 11327
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Section: 701
Class number: 11328
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 601
Class number: 35201
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 35202
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus

Winter 2012-2013

Section: 501
Class number: 25170
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Section: 801
Class number: 25171
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus