With this workshop we aim to offer an overview of what’s involved in direction of photography and in that way awake the participant’s interest, whilst providing specific resources in regards to putting together the best crew for each project, learning to use the technology, and understanding the narrative value of film photography.


  • Introduction to the concept of direction of photography.
  • Introduction to mastering documentary images: how to get aesthetic images with the right technical level, through controlling natural and artificial light and efficient camera operation, adapting the lighting to the parameters of the different camera systems, with emphasis on narrative lighting.
  • In addition, participants will acquire very specific tools for their practical application on all types of film projects.

Who is it for?

Documentary directors who wish to delve into Direction of Photography.


24 hours


Maximum 16
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