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Short Course on “Basic Videography

Name of the Course  :      Basic Videography   

Scope of the Course  :
            Visual Communication is said to be most effective and powerful communication. Creating meaningful visuals is both an 'Art' & Craft. Creation of visuals for Film & Television Programmes is a continuous and evolving process. New techniques used in camera /lenses/mounting devices has changed the visuals perspective and its impact in fiction/non-fiction production. Improving upon one's visual literacy for a better visual story telling is the essential need of audio visual media.
            The single and multi-camera production on location and in studio have become  very popular in broadcasting. Persons having both technical & creative skills of camera  are required in the industry. The course aims to give participants an opportunity to use basic aesthetics &  skills to create visuals that can be used for effective communication. The participants will have the opportunity to explore single camera operation and develop the organisational skills required for planning and execution of a single camera production. Recording formats, basic lighting demonstration , TV news set designing, basics of studio multi-camera demonstration will also be part of the course.
Objective of the Course       :

  1. To familiarize the participants with the basics of broadcast quality video cameras, their operations and applications in various practical situations.
  2. To be able to use the aesthetics of single camera operation in terms of visual composition , camera movement and develop basic technical skills.
  3. To understand the basics of Multi-cam TV Studio Operations  from the Point of View of Cameras.


Course Dates                              :                 14th October, 2013 to 26th October, 2013


Minimum Eligibility                     :                 12th (H.S.C.)   
(Possession of minimum eligibility does not entitle a candidate for selection in the course. Committees constituted by the Institute will shortlist / scrutinize the application for admission in the course)

No. of Participants                      :                12


Last date of receiving
application forms          :                  25th September, 2013

Course Fee                                 :                  20,000 /- (without accommodation)


* Application form is to be downloaded 

Information for the candidates :
The filled – in application forms received will be scrutinized and list of selected candidates will   be displayed on the website tentatively by 30th September, 2013. Selected candidates should send the fees by Demand Draft (Nationalized Bank) drawn in favour of “Accounts Officer, FTII” payable at Pune. Selected Candidates should confirm their course participation accompanied with the Demand Draft of   Rs   20,000/-    (Rs Twenty Thousand only) so as to reach latest    by 8th October 2013  on  the following address
                  In - Charge , Department of Short Courses,
                  Law College Road, Pune - 411 004.
                  Email :
                  Tele : +91 020 -   25433060 (Timings 10.00 am to 5.00 pm)               
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