Course Info

FILM 455: Lighting I (Formerly DC 477)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

Introduction to safe and established practical operation of studio lighting and grip equipment. Students will learn a variety of basic lighting techniques, set electrical distribution, dolly set up, grip and lighting equipment. PREREQUISITE(S): None or instructor permission (FORMERLY DC 477)

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 701
Class number: 10807
Meeting time: W 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 16527
Meeting time: W 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus

Spring 2018-2019


Section 901

Class number 30817

Meeting dates: 3/30/2019 - 6/14/2019
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 3/30/2019 - 6/14/2019
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus


Winter 2018-2019


Section 501

Class number 25368

Meeting dates: 1/5/2019 - 3/22/2019
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
CLOSED
Meeting dates: 1/5/2019 - 3/22/2019
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
CLOSED


Spring 2017-2018


Section 901

Class number 35776

Meeting dates: 3/24/2018 - 6/8/2018
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 3/24/2018 - 6/8/2018
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus


Winter 2017-2018


Section 501

Class number 20666

Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 1/2/2018 - 3/19/2018
Meeting time: Tu 8:30AM - 11:45AM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus


Fall 2017-2018


Section 401

Class number 12474

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: W 1:15PM - 4:30PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus


Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22046
Meeting time: Tu 9:00AM - 12:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus

Fall 2016-2017


Section 401

Class number 33070

Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Marc Menet | View syllabus


Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22546
Meeting time: M 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 401
Class number: 11530
Meeting time: W 2:00PM - 5:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Pete Biagi | View syllabus