Course Info

FILM 456: Lighting for Cinema II (Formerly DC 484)

This continuation of Lighting for Cinema I is a hands-on, experiential class exploring advanced lighting techniques with an emphasis on engaging the audience visually. Students will learn night exterior lighting techniques, practical location lighting approaches, Hollywood gag and moving lights applications. The proper, efficient and safe use of advanced lighting and grip equipment will be demonstrated - Hmi, LED, theatrical, large tungsten, fluorescent, overheads, rigging and dollies. Students will work together in groups to accomplish visual tasks in class each week.

FILM 455 is a prerequisite for this class.

Fall 2019-2020


Section 701

Class number 16191

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0201 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus


Fall 2018-2019


Section 701

Class number 16431

Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus


Spring 2017-2018


Section 601

Class number 34462

Meeting dates: 3/24/2018 - 6/8/2018
Meeting time: M 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES P0102 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 3/24/2018 - 6/8/2018
Meeting time: M 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus


Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 33935
Meeting time: M 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 33315
Meeting time: M 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus