Intro to Camera Assisting
Past workshop, not currently available
This workshop gives participants important skills and common practices required to work in the camera department on independent films. Topics include: camera prep: checking lenses and equipment, battery maintenance, camera settings; On set: building the camera, changing lenses and filters, proper lens cleaning and supplies needed for set; marking actors, slating, and real world focus pulling situations.
Regan Enderl is a DP/Operator who has worked as a professional camera assistant for over 20 years. Moving up the union ranks from camera trainee to 2nd Assistant, to 1st Assistant, he has a vast knowledge of the craft. He has taught cinematography classes at high schools and has worked closely with the Reel Fun Film Festival.