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BECOME A PROFESSIONAL CINEMATOGRAPHER, DRONE PILOT, AND VIDEO EDITOR 

in 2 MONTHS

SPECIAL INVITATION TO A 2 MONTH TRAINING IN LAGOS

NEXT SESSION BEGINS

19th Aug 2024

It's time to Supercharge Your Talent, Become A Professional Film Maker, Produce And Edit Videos For Individuals & Companies, Or Land A High-Paying Job In A Media Company.

Have you ever thought about the process behind that blockbuster movie that you can’t stop talking about? 


Do you have a flair for Scriptwriting, or core video production? Do you want to create a career path in the media industry? 


Welcome to Praxis Digital Academy


With mapped out course outline, practical lessons and projects on video production, we bring you a 2 Month intensive training in Filmmaking.

PICTURES DON'T LIE 

2 months with us is like 2 years, because we have a proven framework. 

Gimbal and Composition practice sessions with DJI Ronin M

Some people don't joke with Item 7 on set, track them in the picture

A Visit to MITV to learn about broadcasting on Cable TV.

On the streets of Lagos capturing the perfect act with Zhiyun Crane 3

Drone Piloting group project on a sunny Monday

Indoor sound class with Lapel and Shotgun Microphones

A session with Lolo1 aka Adaku

A Visit to NTA

A Session with Charles Inojie

Outdoor Production with Mike Adeleke

Students on their practical Filmmaking Project

Video Editing class can be very interesting

Cinematography is an influential and beautiful art that has kept the world glued to the screen. Our 4-in-1 Cinematography Course will take you on a voyage from pre-production, to production and finally, post-production

We are all about practical knowledge as such that at the end of the course, you will be given a project to shoot your first short film!

 

Let's take you by the hand and show you how to turn yourself into a self made Professional Filmmaker

NEXT SESSION BEGINS

Starting Date: Monday, 19th August 2024

Training Schedule: Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm 

Training Centre: 52 Ogunnusi Rd, Ojodu Berger, Lagos.

(Hostel Accommodation Available)

COURSE OUTLINE

Everything you need to come out as a Professional Filmmaker!

Week 1 - Session 1

VIDEOGRAPHY AND CAMERA

  • The Video Production Industry

  • Types of Camera 

  • ​Types of Lenses

  • ​Types of Shots ​& Camera Movements

  • ​Rules of Composition

  • Practical Introduction to Sony Cameras

  • Practical Introduction to Canon Cameras 

  • ​Practical Introduction to Black Magic Cameras

  • ​Things to look out for when buying a Camera

  • ​Things to look out for when buying a Lens

  • ​Focal Length, F‐Stop, Shutter Speed, ISO  & Depth of Field 

  • ​Resolution: 4k vs 1080px vs 720px

  • ​Frame Rate: 24fps vs. 30fps vs. 60fps vs. 120fps

Week 1 - Session 2

SCRIPTWRITING & STORYTELLING

  • Introduction Storytelling

  • Introduction Scriptwriting

  • ​Elements of A Script

  • ​How to compose a compelling story using the 5cs of Storytelling

  • ​Film Genre

  • Introduction to Screenwriting Softwares

  • Writing a Movie vs TV Commercial

  • ​Rules for writing for the Big Screen.

Week 2 - Session 3

CINEMATIC LIGHTING

  • Lighting Terminology & Concepts

  • Types of lighting units

  • Colour temperature and White Balancing

  • Lighting for Emotional Impact & different creatives

  • Exposure and Dynamic Range

  • Studio Lighting and Indoor Lighting

  • ​Outdoor and Natural Lighting

  • ​A 3-Point Cinematic Lighting

  • ​Using Gels, Diffusers, ND Filters, and Polarizers

  • Lighting Techniques

Week 2 - Session 4

AUDIO FOR FILM

  • Sound Terminologies 

  • Types of Sound Equipment

  • Working with Boom Mic/Shotgun Mic

  • Working with Lapel Wireless Mic

  • Introduction to Adobe Audition for Sound Recording, Enhancement and Mastering 

  • ​External Audio Recording

  • Operating a Multichannel Channel Audio Recorder

  • ​Best Audio Settings & Mic Placement

  • ​Sound Effects and Ambient sound 

  • Tips to Improve Your AUDIO Quality

  • ​Royalty Free, Licensed Music and Soundtracks

  • ​Avoiding Copyright flag down

Week 3 - Session 5

STEADICAM & COMPOSITION

  • Best Gimbals and Stabilizers 

  • Balancing & Operating Electric Gimbals

  • Working with Camera Sliders

  • Operating a Manual Steadicam

  • Operating a Mini Jib Stabilizer

  • ​Operating a Track and Dolly

  • ​10 Cinematic Camera Angles/Shots to Enhance Your Videos

  • ​Tips For Shooting Handheld

  • Techniques to get Smooth Gimbal Shots

Week 3 - Session 6

GREENSCREEN & VISUAL EFFECTS

  • Understanding Greenscreen

  • Working with a Greenscreen

  • Lighting for Greenscreen

  • Creating VFX Using GreenScreen 

  • 7 Greenscreen mistakes to avoid

  • How to Clone Yourself in a Video Like Taooma & Maraji

  • How to shoot TV Commercials & Music Videos using Greenscreen

Week 4 - Session 7

DRONE PILOTING

  • Introduction to Aerial Shots using Drones

  • ​Types of Drones

  • Components of a Drone

  • Drone settings & options 

  • The 3 different flying modes

  • ​Types of Drone Shots

  • ​Types of Drone Movements

  • ​Shooting 4k Video with DJI Drones

  • Drone for Photography

  • ​Drone shoots for all production types

  • ​Safety guidelines enforced by the FAA

Week 4 - Session 8

PRODUCTION PLANNING

  • The Production Process

  • ​Defining the audience.

  • Film Budgeting

  • Gathering the Crew 

  • ​Gathering the Equipment

  • ​Cast Auditioning

  • ​Location Scouting

  • ​Creating a Production Schedule, Storyboard, Shotlist, & Callcard

Week 5 - Session 9

PRODUCTION (A Short Film)

We will brainstorm the story together, write the script and screenplay together, go through the pre-production planning together, and then get onset to bring the story idea to life with Acting, Shooting and Directing. We will make a short film.

Week 5 - Session 10

PRODUCTION (A Music Video)

From Music Video treatment to Planning, Production design to Shooting, Directing, and finally back to the studio to edit. You'll see how a Music Video is being produced.

Week 5 - Session 11

PRODUCTION (A TV Commercial)

From Story Concept, Scripting, Production Design, Voice Over, Acting, Shooting, Directing and all Chroma Session. Join us in the process behind making a Corporate Commercial from start to finish.

Week 6,7 & 8 - Session 12

POST PRODUCTION/ VIDEO EDITING

  • Introduction to Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Introduction to Adobe After Effects

  • Data structuring before editing 

  • Keyboard Shortcuts

  • ​Editing your Videos

  • Syncing Audio with footage

  • ​Creating Proxies

  • ​Adding Music and Sound Effects

  • ​Working with Chromakey and Greenscreen

  • ​Digital Zoom, Reframing and Vertigo Effects

  • ​Color Correction and Color Grading 

  • ​Using Plugins and Addons

  • ​Editing and color-grading Drone footage

  • ​Exporting and Rendering

  • ​Editing for the Big Screen and TV Houses

Week 8 - Session 13

BUSINESS OF VIDEOGRAPHY

  • Top 5 Low budget cameras in Nigeria for best video quality

  • Best affordable sound equipment to consider

  • Cheap lighting sets with great performance

  • 7 Ways to Make Money from Video Production

  • Creating and managing partnerships 

  • How to create and Manage Vlogs on Youtube, Facebook, Instagram, Tiktok

  • ​Video Marketing 101

Week 8 - Final Day

CERTIFICATION/ GRADUATION PARTY

This is the last part of the training. Certification and graduation party will take place on this day. As always, we will organize a party and make available some things to make the day a memorable one.

Thats definitely not all

Video without any doubt is the future. To reserve a space in the future, you need to acquire skills that will make you relevant. Cinematography is one of such, from commercials to comedy videos, to events, to personal videos, we can all agree that we love to watch them. The need for Cinematographers is on the rise. People are consuming more videos everyday.

YouTube can definitely testify as it is growing with more content daily, and more video is shared and viewed across social media. While photography is here to stay, videography has become Juliet to this Romeo. To better position yourself for future success, you need to add videography to your skill set.

NEXT SESSION BEGINS

Starting Date: Monday, 19th August 2024

Course Duration: 2 Months (Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm)

Training Centre: 52 Ogunnusi Rd, Ojodu Berger, Lagos.

(Hostel Accommodation Available)

HERE'S WHY,

You shouldn't miss this training

  • 2 Months Hands-on Practical Training

  • Intensive Training Sessions 

  • 6 Group Projects

  • 1 Personal Project

  • 50% Off Regular Price

  • 3 Exclusive Bonuses

More Reasons to Learn with Us

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THE VIDEOGRAPHERS TOOLKIT

Over 15,000 Sound Effects, Licensed Music and Soundtracks, Transitions Packs, Animation Packs, Template Files, Color Grading Luts, Action Scripts, Video Editing Softwares, Plugins, Camera Firmwares, Presets, and alot more that will set you up for success in your career.

TOP CINEMATOGRAPHY COURSES

People pay a lot for courses, but guess what; you don't have to. Because, you'll get over 100GB of TOP Cinematography courses from us, valued at over $2,000. 

CHECKLIST AND CHEATSHEETS 

Checklists, Invoices, Proposals, and MOU, can be a stepping stone to your video production career. We will hand you our Scripts, templates, checklists, and cheatsheets to give you a clear direction and reference in your career as a Cinematographer.

WE EMPLOY

PRACTICAL APPROACH TO LEARNING

NEXT SESSION BEGINS

Starting Date: Monday, 19th August 2024

Course Duration: 2 Months (Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm)

Training Centre: 52 Ogunnusi Rd, Ojodu Berger, Lagos.

(Hostel Accommodation Available)

SERIOUSLY THOUGH,  DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT.

HEAR FROM OUR HAPPY TRIBE BELOW!

Don’t Let The Biggest Success Opportunity Walk By You

  • Take advantage of Digital Platforms to make consistent income for yourself

  • ​Shoot Corporate Videos  and TV Commercials for Companies and Individuals and earn high income as an Independent Cinematographer

  • ​Shoot Comedy Skits, Shortfilms, Tutorials, Presentations etc for Groups, individual Content Creators and Youtubers

  • Land yourself a high paying job in a media house or other organization

  • Teach other people Videography or Video Editing and create additional income

  • Start up a Media House of your own in future

  • ​Network with other creative people in the industry

The Best Way to Pay Yourself is to Earn a Skill. An Evergreen Skill like Cinematography will take you places and give you consistent income all year round

Let's talk about the registration fee. "How much does knowledge cost?
Knowledge? You can actually watch some youtube videos and get some knowledge, so let's rephrase that; "How much does practical  knowledge cost?"

Knowledge is Priceless

You will get a complete 2 Months Practical Training with Full Access to almost all industry standard production equipment @N350,000. Although you might be lucky to join the EarlyBird Registration @ just N175,000 only.

MAINLAND

Earlybird REGISTRATIOn

N159,000

ISLAND

Earlybird REGISTRATIOn

N195,000

350,000

Earlybird REGISTRATIOn

N175,000

Earlybird Discount Ends on 31st July. Once our Discount Offer Ends, the price will be increased.

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YOU'LL LOVE THIS TRAINING, 

WE GUARANTEE IT.

NO CATCH, NO GIMMICKS, NADA

That's right, we are so confident you'll enjoy every session of this training. So go ahead, join the next team of cinematographers and if you don't think this is the best decision you've made after just 7 days with us, let us know and we'll refund your money in full.  No Question Asked. Yes, that's how confident we are with this training.

YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Is this Training Online or Offline?

This is a 2 Months offline training in Lagos, Nigeria. You'll be in class and on film sets with other students and the instructors will unveil everything session by session.

Can I register for this training in your office?

Yes! We are located at #52 Ogunnusi Rd, Opp Acessbank, Ojodu Berger, Lagos. Kindly come over for your registration. Or click on the Register Now button above to register.

Can I do my internship with you?

Absolutely! But first, you need to write to the management.

Is this Training Online or Offline?

Yes, you can. Kindly reach out to us on WhatsApp for our instalment payment options.

I'm outside Lagos state, what should i do?

We have hostel accommodation for people from outside of Lagos. Additional charges will apply.

When is the Training Starting?

Classes begin on Monday, 19th August 2024

How do I contact you?

You can Call or WhatsApp us on 08039306507 or email us at [email protected]

Any other information?

Yes, there is a registration fee of N18,500.

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