The Filmmakers Lab: Cinematography & The Camera

Date(s) - 07/31/2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Canon Burbank


Dive deep into the key fundamentals of storytelling through the camera lens…

When it comes to making a movie, the most important thing is what shows up on screen. In this session, we’re going to hear from a master cinematographer who has worked on some of the biggest films in cinema history. We’ll cover all the elements of effective cinematography, including how to tell an engaging story by maximizing your lights, angles, camera motions, and more. You won’t want to miss this!

This workshop is part of The Greenhouse’s Filmmakers Lab sponsored by Canon. For information on other workshops in this series go to!

Who should attend: Producers, Directors, Filmmakers.

Requirements: Bring pen and paper or notetaking tools.

By the end of this session, you’ll know:

  • All the important elements of storytelling through the camera lens;
  • What pitfalls to avoid as a director of photography or cinematographer;
  • The creative relationship between the director and the cinematographer.

Instructor: Matthew Lloyd has worked as a cinematographer and director of photography in film and television for over 15 years. His works have included some of the biggest projects to hit the screen, including Thor: Ragnarok, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Power Rangers, Daredevil, Fargo, Robot & Frank, The Defenders, and is in the midst of filming The Water Man with David Oyelowo.

A light dinner will be served at this event!

Space is limited, and you must register ahead of time, so sign up today!

Register HERE.