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Camera Operation for Live Events in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This class is an introductory course for those wanting to learn how to operate a camera for live events and consists of a lecture and hands-on experiences in setting up the camera, tripod, controls, and operating with camera direction. Topics covered include the following:

  • Kinds of camera setups
  • Types of events
  • Types of video content
  • Basic Optics/Camera Controls
  • Other technical considerations
  • Types of camera cabling & directionality
  • Set-up of camera and camera support
  • Camera direction lingo from the Technical Director
  • Other operating tips/tricks
  • Hands-on practice for the students

DATE: November 15, 2018


INSTRUCTOR: Rosemary Phillips, 

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.