An introduction to professional video filming techniques

Code: C-OTMI-5D-VT-001
Duration: 5 days
Possible Dates: November 1st-4th; 7th-11th or 14th to 18.
Training hours:  8 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Number of course participants: 10
Who it is for?: any NGO staff that want to improve or gain new professional video filming skills
- Some filming and editing experience is desirable but not a must if you are a technical minded person
- Strong computer skills
- To have access to a video-camera and bring it to the training everyday. If you do not have a camera available to bring to the training we can provide you with a Sony PD-170 filming kit for only Rp. 500,000/day .
- To have access to a laptop and bring it to the training everyday 
Certification obtained: VIDEOGRAPHY 101
Lead Trainer: Gunawan (former Head of News Production Facilities at Liputan6/SCTV and Head of the Camera Department, former PJTV/UI trainer)
This five days intensive hands-on practical course is aimed at improving your skills to provide video documentation. The training combines theory sessions with practical sessions so having your own filming and computer is essential throughout the training. Some topics that we cover in the training are: the filming kit, shot sizes and camera moves, how to film and edit sequences and interviews, how to achieve continuity in a sequence, how to produce video for youtube and many others. Each day will end with a feedback session when all the work will be screened and analyzed by the lead trainer. Practical solutions will be given for any problems encountered. Our trainers are top Indonesian TV professionals with decades experience in filming, editing and training.
- OnTrackMedia Indonesia reserves the right to make any changes in the courses curriculum and certification according to the professional level of the applicants.
- OnTrackMedia Indonesia reserves the right to make any changes in the course dates.
- Course attendance and fee payment doesn’t give automatic certification. Each certification is obtained after an assessment of the participant’s course performance combined with a written or practical examination. Failed participants can pay to redo the courses. The OnTrackMedia Indonesia management will consider special circumstances.
- Admission is subject to an interview.  Priority will be given to those who best fit the positions described in “who is it for” section. If course is oversubscribed you may be invited to attend future similar courses. We’ll notify you in such event.
- Coffee and tea is provided throughout the course.
- The lunch break is between 12 and 13 o’clock. If you wish to have the lunch provided please ad Rp. 25,000 per meal.
Minimum System Requirements for the video editing workstation: 
N.B. If you regularly edit you probably already have your own system capable of handling the video you shoot. Below are the recommendations if you cannot bring your existing video editing station. We can also provide throughout the course with a PC based video editing workstation for an additional fee of Rp. 2.5 million.
CPU Any Intel Core 2 or Core iX CPU. Intel or AMD single core CPU with a 3 GHz processor speed or faster (multiple CPUs and/or multi-core CPUs are recommended). SSE2 and SSE3 instruction set supported.
Memory 1 GB RAM (4 GB or more recommended)
Hard Disk
• at least 200 GB of free hard disk space
Graphics Card
A graphics card supporting higher resolution than 1024x768 (32-bit), Direct3D 9.0c or later, and PixelShader Model 3.0 or later is required
• For SD editing: 256 MB or larger required, 512 MB or larger recommended
• For HD editing: 512 MB or larger required, 1 GB or larger recommended
Sound Card
A sound card with WDM driver support is required.
DVD-R/RW, or DVD+R/RW drive is required
FireWire (IEEE1394) is required if your camera records on cassete (HD or HDV) 
Operating System
Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
Rp. 2.5 million/trainee* with your own equipment: filming and editing
Rp. 5 million/trainee* with either your camera or editing equipment
Rp. 7.5 million/trainee* with all equipment provided by OnTrackMedia Indonesia
* Please ad Rp. 25,000/day if you wish to have the lunch provided