A Vision of Creative Education

MASTERCLASS

ONLINE TRAINING FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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MASTERCLASS

The Lighting Masterclass promises to inspire and develop your employees as artists with unique workflows and in-house developed lighting techniques. Light is the key element to any image. This course will teach all levels of artists to see light in a whole new way. Your team can learn from image makers and passionate storytellers, they'll become the mentors who inspire and push your artists to take their work a step further. Our goal is to teach you how to paint with light creatively and create emotional, inspiring imagery of architecture. By the end of this course, you’ll have learned to make light work for you to create your vision in the simplest ways possible and really make your images come to life.

 

BENEFITS

  • Understand the importance of lighting.

  • Create emotional, inspiring imagery of architecture.

  • Learn to make light work for you to create your vision.

  • Tell engaging stories with your images with fast production.

  • Master your lighting and scene setup in any scenario or software.

  • Get your team up to the same level with unified principles and workflows.

 

DURATION & TOPICS

8 Hours with Live Q&A [Split in 2 or 4 Live Online Lessons]
Maximum duration to complete the course is 2 weeks

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UNDERSTAND LIGHT

  • The Science of Light

  • Directing the Eye

  • Controlling and Shaping Light

  • Light and the Design Strategies

  • Learn how to Think Like a Cinematographer

  • Study the Direction and Depth of Shadows

  • Control your Key, Fill and Back Light

  • Framing and Layering for Your Images

  • Motivated Lighting Techniques

  • Create Depth in Your Images

  • Project Breakdown

  • Live Q&A

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FAST RENDERING

  • Unique Lighting Techniques

  • The Secret of Realistic Materials

  • Advanced Volumetric Effects

  • Learn how to Solve Problems

  • Interactive Rendering and Lens Effects

  • Create Visual Poetry in Your Raw Render

  • Optimized Workflows for Fast Rendering

  • Effective Creative Techniques

  • Project Breakdown

  • Live Q&A

NATURAL LIGHT

  • Language and Properties of Light

  • Direction and Position of Light

  • Light and the Quality of Place

  • The Art of Daylighting

  • Choosing Lighting Angles

  • Emotional Response from Lighting

  • Learn to Read the Light Around You

  • Working with Natural and Multiple Lights

  • Light Principles: Inverse Square Law

  • Architectural Photography Inspiration

  • Project Breakdown

  • Live Q&A

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UNDERSTAND COLOR

  • Color Terminology and Meaning

  • Balanced Color Schemes

  • Color in Storytelling

  • The Psychology of Color

  • Colors and their Relationships

  • Playing with Color = Learning

  • Communicating with Color and Form

  • Mastering the Color Palette

  • Project Breakdown

  • Live Q&A

 
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NIKOS NIKOLOPOULOS

Nikos Nikolopoulos is a visual storyteller who loves teaching and lighting.
His unique cinematic approach to lighting is shared in the CGI community all over
the world. He believes that inspiration can be found everywhere and is particularly
passionate about the ethereal nature of the morning light and magic hour.

 
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LIGHTING MASTERCLASS


£400 £450 PER SEAT

GREAT FOR SMALL TEAMS

[choose between 5 and 10 seats]

Team Members:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
 

INDIVIDUALS

If you are working by yourself and you don’t have a team, please sign up the waiting list
and you might have a chance to join the Masterclass as part of a group.

CONTACT

For more information about the Masterclass or if you have any questions,
please contact us by e-mail at hello@creativelighting.co

 
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Creative Lighting will change the way you look at visualization and light forever. There are few people in this industry
who have the ability to inspire and teach the way Nikos does. After 21 years in the industry, even I was inspired.
It does not get any better than this!
— JEFF MOTTLE, CGARCHITECT.COM