Course Info

FILM 250: Cinematography I (Formerly DC 275)

This course is an overview of the technologies and aesthetic principles of cinematography. The concepts covered will include digital formats, measurement and control of exposure, basic lens properties, camera support and movement, rules of composition and the placement and control of light. Class sessions will consist of lectures, demonstrations, hands-on exercises and screenings of selected film clips which demonstrate specific cinematography techniques. PREREQUISITES: FILM 110 (FORMERLY DC 275)

Spring 2019-2020


Section 601

Class number 30058

Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: M 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: M 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A



Section 602

Class number 30118

Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A



Section 603

Class number 31035

Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: Th 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 3/28/2020 - 6/12/2020
Meeting time: Th 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A


Winter 2019-2020


Section 501

Class number 25505

Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: W 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: W 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A



Section 502

Class number 25506

Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: Tu 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST16 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A



Section 503

Class number 25507

Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A



Section 504

Class number 25508

Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: Th 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A
Meeting dates: 1/4/2020 - 3/20/2020
Meeting time: Th 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: N/A


Fall 2019-2020


Section 401

Class number 15926

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
CLOSED
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
CLOSED



Section 402

Class number 15927

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: John Klein | View syllabus
CLOSED
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: John Klein | View syllabus
CLOSED