Videography Fundamentals & Video Production Lighting BootCamp Training Courses

Videography Fundamentals & Video Production Lighting Training Course – BootCamp

Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC, & On-Site

Videography Fundamentals & Video Production Lighting BootCamp Training Course Overview:

In this hands-on, four-day Videography Fundamentals & Video Production Lighting Techniques BootCamp (2-Day Videography & 2-Day Video Lighting) training course, you will start the first two days by discovering the technical and creative side of DSLR video (or any other video camera you may have!). You will learn from an industry expert how to go from pre-production to post-production while working hands-on with real equipment and scenarios. We will start with learning how to control the camera, picking your locations, and framing your shots. You will then get hands-on practice capturing great footage using your video-capable DSLR (or any other video camera you may have). The end file will be optimized for web and digital delivery. The second two days of training will include you will learn how to create high quality video images using advanced studio lighting best practices and techniques. This course will teach you how to use lighting and shooting methods for a range of lighting set-ups. During the course of the training, you will be learning basic setup, as well as creative lighting using a variety of different styles, from classic to modern. This course is useful for Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Final Cut Pro X, Avid, and for eLearning Professionals using applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Camtasia.

Prerequisites for Attending Videography & Video Lighting:

No prior knowledge of videography is required. Users with experience in multimedia applications who are moving toward integrating video will gain from taking ThinkBIG’s course. It is required that students bring in their own camera, camera user manual, and storage device (e.g. SD Card) or transfer cable to the first two days on this training class. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands.

Job Roles That Use Videography & Video Lighting:

Multimedia Professional and eLearning Developers that are New to Production

Projects That Use Videography BootCamp:

Video, Web, and DVD Multimedia Development

Locations for Videography BootCamp:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Private Custom Training On Site at Your Location

Times for Videography BootCamp:

In Person: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Videography BootCamp Training Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Videography Fundamentals & Video Lighting BootCamp Course Reviews:

“The ThinkBig team is fantastic. From the moment you walk in the door to the moment you leave, you feel like they are doing everything they can to make sure you have a pleasant and rewarding experience.” – Anthony M. – DSM

“In two days, we were able to develop a highly professional video!! Amazing! The training was excellent from preplanning to the final product. I would highly recommend ThinkBig!” – Jacki D. – LCB Solutions, LLC

“The training was great. Instructor was very knowledgeable on all topics covered and made the concepts very easy to understand. The Video Fundamentals course was very engaging and interactive. For someone with not much prior photography experience, it was a phenomenal introduction course and I would highly recommend it to anyone just starting out.” – Aron W.

“I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. [The instructor] did a fantastic job tying real-world application with the theoretical. I will definitely be returning. Thanks!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

“It was a great class.” – US Treasury

“My favorite place to take trainings! Can’t beat the instructors, setting, food, and the knowledge. I’ll definitely be back (with more coworkers)!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

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Related Training and Certification Courses:

Premiere Pro Advanced
Premiere Pro Intro
Premiere Pro ACA Training & Certification Pack
After Effects Advanced
After Effects Intro
Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production
Video Production Lighting Techniques
Videography Fundamentals
Audio Recording Fundamentals
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

The BootCamp Training Course consists of our 

Videography Fundamentals and Video Production Lighting Techniques classes.

Please click the following links to check out the corresponding outlines!

Videography Fundamentals

Video Production Lighting Techniques

Videography Fundamentals Training Class Reviews

“Great instructor! Knowledgeable, motivating and offered great real-world examples of techniques/tools.” – Zach C. Erickson Living

I have had many classes at ThinkB!G and I think that the quality of training, knowledge of teachers, and friendliness of staff really sets think big apart from other training centers that I have attended.” – Nathan Q., DMA

“Great Class. I am much more comfortable with the shutter speed and aperture and I will actually be going back to my office with more knowledge on my camera than what I started with.” – Rebecca S., DMA

“Not being a trained photographer, just learning about the triangle of light and the placement of lighting was great for me. ThinkB!G was a great learning experience. Knowledgeable instructors, great classroom setting and comfortable accommodations makes for a great learning experience.” – David K., Cross Country Consulting

Great to attend a class that not totally follows a manual and every question was answered.” – Geninne J., FDA

“The staff is fantastic. The instructor was knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. A great environment for learning!” – Daniel P., NIH

“Clean facility, professional environment, friendly staff. Great experience at Think Big!” – Will L., Independent

“I’ve switched jobs in my company. I knew ThinkBig would be the place to help me catch up on my new roles and necessary skills.” – Ernesto G., SSA

“The Videography class is a great way for learning new things regardless of your experience level. There’s always new stuff to learn! The Instructor used practical examples and clear demonstrations for a very complex subject to make it easily understandable. I went from guessing on how to set my DSLR camera to being confident on what setting to change in various scenarios.” – Brandon S., NSA

“Lighting was excellent. It’s all about learning about lighting. This training was amazing. I came in knowing almost nothing and left feeling completely confident in running my own shoot.” – Amber D., Glatfelter Insurance Company

From the moment I walked in the experience was over and above. Customer service in the lobby was very pleasant and the treatment throughout was friendly and professional. The assortment of beverages and snacks available was much more than expected. The lunch that was provided was delicious and having that provided along with breakfast made the day stress free and insured no one got hangry.” – Tiffany F., United States Office of Government Ethics

“Think Big Learn Smart really pulls out the bells and whistles for you when you come to their location. My experience as a first time student was wonderful. The instructor was very attentive, and the amount of hospitality you receive is great. Definitely a place I will recommend to other professionals.” – Shannon P. – American Coatings Association

“This was a great class. The instructor was enthusiastic and taught the course work so that it was easy to understand and remember. We were encouraged to ask questions and the class was catered to meet each individual’s interests. I would definitely do this again.” – Emily M. – Propane

“This Videography training class was great. The hands on work, and an A+ Teacher- willing to work over time, very early in the morning, lunch and after hours. The instructor also gave me resources for equipment and other resources to help me later in life. A++ :-)” – Terry M.

“The ThinkBig team is fantastic. From the moment you walk in the door to the moment you leave, you feel like they are doing everything they can to make sure you have a pleasant and rewarding experience.” – Anthony M. – DSM

This is my third time training at Think Big and I love it! I learn best in a hands on environment and that is exactly what you get here. The staff and instructors are friendly and knowledgeable. Even with a 2 day class, you leave with so much.” – Maggie D., NIH

“In two days, we were able to develop a highly professional video!! Amazing! The training was excellent from pre-planning to the final product. I would highly recommend ThinkBig!” – Jacki D. – LCB Solutions, LLC

“The training was great. Instructor was very knowledgeable on all topics covered and made the concepts very easy to understand. The Video Fundamentals course was very engaging and interactive. For someone with not much prior photography experience, it was a phenomenal introduction course and I would highly recommend it to anyone just starting out.” – Aron W.

“[The Instructor] was wonderful, very patient and also incredibly smart. He made a difficult subject easy.” – Lauren T. – LCB Solutions, LLC

“Fun and professional presentation by a very knowledgeable instructor. Highly recommend!” – MaryAnne G., Airbus

Video Production Lighting Techniques Class Reviews

“I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. [The instructor] did a fantastic job tying real-world application with the theoretical. I will definitely be returning. Thanks!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

“It was a great class.” – US Treasury

“My favorite place to take trainings! Can’t beat the instructors, setting, food, and the knowledge. I’ll definitely be back (with more coworkers)!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

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