This course aims
to teach students the basic principles of cinematographic lighting and the use
of the camera as a means of visual expression, camera angles, preparation of
shooting plans, etc. both theoretically and practically. Within the scope of
the course, the basic working principles, types and accessories of the video
camera; camera angles and movements; visual aesthetics and digital effects;
basic lighting principles, lighting equipment and their characteristics are
discussed. In this course, students have the opportunity to practice using
light and camera and sample applications are also examined. Students who take
the course will gain basic knowledge about the technological development of
cinema and television, gain professional technical skills regarding camera and
light usage and learn professional terminology.