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.
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
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
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
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
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
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.
£450 PER SEAT
GREAT FOR SMALL TEAMS
[choose between 5 and 10 seats]
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.