Diploma In Post ProductionAsian Academy of Film and TV
- New delhi
Frequent Asked Questions
Graduates of a recognized Indian or foreign university willing to use the personal computer and a wide variety of softwares to generate graphics and animation products, edit recorded visuals and sound and are interested in learning the creative use of the microphone with a view to working as a graphics designer or an animator or a video editor or a sound recordist in the film and T.V. industry.
The foundation of the art of screen presentation is editing. Film or video editing is much more than joining together of images and sound recorded on photographic film or magnetic / optical medium. It is the job of the editor to weave the recorded material which is jumble of odd shots, bits of sound and computer generated graphics into a meaningful and interesting screen presentation.
Video Editing & Sound Recording and televison graphics & animation syllabus is as follows:
-Introduction to Filmmaking and Television Production
-Sound Recording: Theory and Practice
-The Nature of Sound
-Human Voice and Speech
-The Microphone and its creative use
-The loudspeaker and monitoring of sound
-The Sound Mixer
-Acoustic of Enclosures
-Techniques of recording spoken words and music for radio broadcasting and the Internet.
-Editing of sound Computer hardware and software's used in sound recording work
-Video Editing: Theory & Practice
-Objectives of Editing
-Picture transitions and their use
-Elements of the edit: motivation, information, shot composition sound, camera angle, continuity
-Types of the edit: action edit, screen position edit, form edit, dynamic edit, combination of the above.
-Do's and don'ts of editing
-Voice over and sound bytes, dubbing and mixing of sound
-Computer hardware for editing
-Editing softwares: Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Avid Express, Velocity
-On line editing in a multi-camera TV programme production.
-TV Graphics and Animation: Theory and Practice
-Elements of 2D Graphic
-Elements of 3D Graphics
-Special effects creation
-Environmental special effects
-Lighting camera & texturing
-Introduction to virtual sets
-Film Analysis: The Editor's point of view
-Extensive sound recording, video editing, graphics and animation practicals
-Participation in production exercises