Breadcrumb Home Film & TV Online Training Opportunities Film CION's Ultimate List of Online Training for Film Personnel CION has compiled this list of online training opportunities for film professionals. We hope that you can take advantage of these opportunities and emerge with new skills to advance your career. Jump to: Online Lighting Courses Online GrandMA Training Online Camera Resources Online Audio Training Online Grip Training Online Training and Resources for Filmmaking Online Training for Visual Effects Online Training for Post Production Websites with Tools and Training Educational YouTube Channels Videos and Playlists Facebook Groups with Helpful Information Subreddits with Great Information Podcasts About Filmmaking Online Lighting Courses ETC EOS Training and Workbooks Free training material from ETC. ChamSys MagicQ Training Free training courses and videos. High End Systems - Learn Hog 4 Two seasons of YouTube tutorials and support files available now. Chauvet Live Tech Talks Free recorded webinars hosted by CHAUVET Professional Product Managers. Capture Student Edition and Demos Great for creating small rigs that lighting designers can play with, will link with Nomad offline relatively easily. Drafty App CAD Tool with a few tutorials Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Light & Color courses. Digital Cinema Society Now Streaming: DCS 2020 Cinema Technology Spotlight Series Dozens of interviews have been recorded and will be posted here and added to the 2020 Spotlight online gallery. Visit the DCS homepage throughout the week as they add to the collection to catch up on the latest cinema product and technology news. Online GrandMA Training MA University Intensive training for all MA products. GrandMA2 Tutorial Series YouTube videos created by MA Lighting. GrandMA3 Tutorial Series YouTube videos created by MA Lighting. Christian Jackson’s MA2 Console Resource Great tutorials on programming a show on grandMA2. Online Camera Resources Film and Digital Times Free PDF downloads of editions. Online Audio Training HARMAN Professional University Audio, control, and networked AV certification courses. JBL CBT Calculator Training Video tutorial. QSC QSYS Level 1 Always free. Great certification for an Audio Tech. Mic Pool’s QLab Cook Book Templates and clever programming guides. Shure Online Audio Institute Wired systems, wireless system, networking basics. Waves Soundgrid Certification Online courses. Audioversity Yamaha Pro Audio Education and Training activities. Rational Acoustics Webinar Series Developers of Smaart, the industry leading system measurement and acoustical analysis platform. D&b Audio Webinars The d&b team would like to create space for open conversation, to listen to technical questions and comments, exchange thoughts and ideas, and ultimately fill as many knowledge gaps as possible. You have to sign up and, unfortunately, space is limited. Online Grip Training Matthews Studio Equipment Instagram account with videos on tips for grips. Online Training and Resources for Filmmaking Moviola Filmmaker Video Courses Designed to equip you for professional filmmaking as quickly as possible. First Mile Technologies - Streaming from Set & Remote Connectivity Brandon & Peter host a chat with Manny Rego (www.kaosvideo.ca), Francois Gauthier (ARRI Canada) and cinematographer Vinit Borrison (www.vinitborrison.com). Manny demonstrates low latency video streaming from set into collaborative meeting platforms, Francois describes remote connectivity enabling camera and lighting control, and Vinit opines on what on-set connectivity means for filmmakers moving forward. NET Critical Conversations: Collaborating in the Cloud Part 2 The View from the Director’s and Cinematographer’s Chair HPA NET partner with the American Society of Cinematographers to present the sequel to our first HPA NET Critical Conversation. A few weeks ago we dove into virtual production with the technologists responsible for the revolutionary workflow in place on the HPA Tech Retreat Supersession’s twelve-minute short film “The Lost Lederhosen”. Event recording available for viewing. Entertainment Partners - Product Videos Comprehensive library of “how to” videos and product demos, primarily about Movie Magic, Payroll, Budgeting. Online Training for Visual Effects HDR and Dolby Vision Primer VFX Vimeo video from Visual Effect Society Online Training for Post Production HPA Through the Frame Episode 1 - Gemini Man with Ben Gervais Technical Supervisor Ben Gervais breaks down the groundbreaking workflow used to deliver the Will Smith feature Gemini Man at 120 frames per second, Native3D, HDR, and ATMOS. From a workflow perspective, this might just be the most challenging film ever delivered and Ben was key in making this happen. Websites with Tools and Training Chauvet Lighting Insights Lighting Designers share insight into their work. Learn Stage Lighting David Henry’s site dedicated to teaching stage lighting. Dante Certification Learn how to network Dante for audio and get certified – for free. Lighting Trainer Posts geared towards learning lighting. ARRI Master Classes Watch all Master Classes on MZed for free. The Rigging World Helpful articles about rigging safety. The X-Laser Website Educational content for laser work. Online Lightlab Tools Lightlab and Education Tutorials. Creative Conners Resource Page Free resources and training for Conners products. A4I.tv Rigging Trussing Television Engineering & safety practices. LightConverse Tools 2020 A new specialized 3D design program focused on stage design of all types and sizes. Free! Powersoft E-Training Courses Free webinars that focus on Powersoft products. Practical Show Tech Hosting a webinar or two per day with some big names in RF Coordination and some other topics. Stellar Online Lighting Tutorials The intelligent lighting control app from ARRI. Customize Eye Catching Movie Poster Templates For Free Design professional looking posters to engage theatre and film followers. Browse through hundreds of movie poster templates, and customize them all for free. Educational Youtube Channels Videos and Playlists Lighting Challenges From the guys at LearnStageLighting.com. A playlist of different lighting challenges and how to solve them. Blackout Lighting Console Developer of the Blackout Lighting Console App for Film/TV/Commercials. Very informative videos. Al Crawford, Alvin Ailey Lighting Designer: Breaking Barriers Provides a discussion of the art of lighting design as it is relates to hybrid design. TEDx-Science and Magic Illuminating the Stage with Lighting Design Learn about the hidden art of theatrical lighting design and the ways that light affects our everyday lives. The Role of Lighting In Theatre: Don Holder Mr. Holder discusses his work as a lighting designer in theatre, opera, and dance. Lex Products Cable Coiling Video Series Become an expert at coiling cable in your down time. L-Acoustic Webinars A collection of their past daily webinars. First Mile Technologies - Streaming from Set & Remote Connectivity Brandon & Peter host a chat with Manny Rego (www.kaosvideo.ca), Francois Gauthier (ARRI Canada) and cinematographer Vinit Borrison (www.vinitborrison.com). Manny demonstrates low latency video streaming from set into collaborative meeting platforms, Francois describes remote connectivity enabling camera and lighting control, and Vinit opines on what on-set connectivity means for filmmakers moving forward. Facebook Groups with Helpful Information Everything Stage Lighting Group created by the people from lightingtrainer.com Rigging Math Made Simple Post questions or comments about rigging Subreddits with Great Information /r/lightingdesign This isn’t specifically training, but there is a LOT of helpful and interesting information in this subreddit. /r/TechTheatre A community for all production designers and technicians /r/livesound Dedicated to those who work in the live sound profession /r/filmmakers Filmmakers, directors, cinematographers, editors, vfx gurus, composers, sound people, grips, electrics, and more meet to share their work, tips, tutorials, and experiences. /r/screenwriting Screenwriters, editors, amateurs, professionals and script readers assist each other and collaborate on projects. Podcasts About Filmmaking Team Deakins The Team Deakins podcast is an ongoing conversation between acclaimed cinematographer Roger Deakins and James Deakins, his collaborator, about cinematography, the film business and whatever other questions are submitted. Lighting Talk with the Lumen Brothers Lighting designers discuss lighting education and the art of stage lighting design LD at Large Stage and Theatrical Lighting in the modern world Other Useful Resources Resources for Northern Crew Advance your career in Northern Ontario's film and television industry. Resources for Film Creatives Information for creators based in Northern Ontario.