DP, Director, Filmmaker
About the instructor
Philip Bloom is a world-renowned filmmaker who has shot feature film, factual news and documentary. With a career spanning more than three decades, the past 10 years have seen him specialize in creating incredible cinematic images with a myriad of cameras.
His credits include the Lucasfilm feature film “Red Tails” as well as CNN series “The Wonder List” in addition to shooting for broadcasters all over the globe including the BBC, ITV, C4, Sky, CNN, CBS, Discovery, FOX and NBC.
Join filmmaker, educator and pioneer Philip Bloom as he embarks on his most adventurous project to date.
"After 6 months of incredibly hard work I am really happy to say you can now watch my epic 8 part Cinematic Masterclass series via download or streaming," says Bloom. "With over 9 hours of content this is easily the most in depth training videos I have ever made!"
From the wind-swept coast of Ireland to the unforgiving heat of the Mojave desert, USA, travel with Philip as he guides you through the art and science of filmmaking, and shares his most important advice for capturing the style of cinematic images that have made him one of the world's most beloved independent filmmakers.
"It is a huge series and something I am really proud of," says Bloom.
Available in gorgeous 4K resolution, Philip Bloom’s Cinematic Masterclass is an eight hour journey that will educate, entertain and inspire you.
To enroll in this class: gopb.co/mzed
Introduction - This free episode is an introduction to the series and includes a section on how to do lens whacking.
Episode 1: The Basics - Covers all you need to know about cameras, settings and the essential gear kit.
Episode 2: Visual Storytelling - Covers composition, lenses, movement and sequences.
Episode 3: Interviews - How to light, record sound and how to actually interview someone.
Episode 4: Slow Motion - How to light it, how to shoot it and what works best.
Episode 5: Timelapse - Everything from setting up your camera to choosing what to shoot, motorized shots, day to night, astro and tilt shift. It covers it all.
Episode 6: Drones - How to get the most cinematic shots possible with these amazing devices.
Episode 7: Story - Here we put into practice everything learned so far and actually do a real shoot.
Episode 8: Post - Data management, organization, best editing practices, working with sound and color.
"Philip Bloom's Cinematic Masterclass"
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