Intermediate Cinematography Workshop

  • 360 mins


  • This virtual workshop lasts 2 weeks (3 hours per class with a 30-minute break).
  • August 24th & 31st, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Join us for an interactive hands-on Intermediate Cinematography 2-week Workshop, meant for those interested in a deeper dive into the art and skill of cinematography.

This course will include lessons on planning the production of a scene including storyboarding, shot list, lighting plan, and applying principles such as the rule of thirds, 180-degree rule, 45-degree rule, and how to plan for standard coverage shots for a scene.

We’ll also go into more detail on Exposure Theory and the technical side of cinematography, such as White Balance, choosing frame rates, aspect ratios, focal lengths, & more!


Every participant in the class gets a $15 gift card to Nelson Photo Supplies, provided by our generous sponsor! Gift cards can be redeemed in-store only.


  • Cost: $55 plus $1 processing fee per class.
  • Ages: 14 and up
  • Level: Intermediate
  • LOCATION: Online Via Zoom (the link will be sent prior to the workshop dates).


Jodi Cilley is a long-time filmmaker, entrepreneur, and educator. She has been teaching video production since 2004 and has taught video and editing at San Diego City College, UC San Diego Extension Digital Arts Center, Platt College, and the Media Arts Center San Diego. She has produced over a hundred projects including web series, short films, TV specials, documentaries, and commercial projects, and recently produced Film Indiego, a 6-Part TV Series for KPBS.

*Additional guest instructors will be announced.*



Dates & Times

August 24, 2021
6:00 pm