Introduction to Digital Video Camera Techniques

This introductory short course is designed to develop your skills in digital video camera techniques, mostly for home or amateur use.

*This course is not available to learners under 18.

This short course is not government funded, therefore low income or unemployment fee waivers are not available and additional learning support cannot be provided.

Please call (01206) 712777 for more information.

What will I learn?
  • Explore the functioning and mechanics of camera operation
  • Increase your knowledge about lighting equipment and lighting techniques
  • Gain experience on the importance of sound when operating a digital video camera
  • Discover how to complete effective recording and composition
  • Become accomplished in your digital video camera skills
Who is the course for?
  • Any budding videographers
  • Individuals who are wanting to advance their video camera skills
  • Anyone interested in filming/cameras/technological apparatus
  • Interest in becoming part of the television/film industry
Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements other than an interest in developing your skills in digital video camera techniques.

How To Apply

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course and as such it does not require an application form to be submitted.

How to book your place

This course is purchasable via our Online Store and as soon as a start date is confirmed a ‘Buy Now’ button will appear in the next menu, allowing you to make an online payment and book your place on the course.

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Introduction to Digital Video Camera Techniques

There are no dates currently available for this course. Please click the ‘Register Interest’ button if you like to join this course and we will keep you updated by email.

Duration8 Weeks
Campus / Adult Skills CentreColchester Campus

Please be aware that submissions for registering interest will be deleted from our records one year after they have been submitted.


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