We provide hands-on training courses and weekend workshops, etc. All of our courses are led by industry professionals too. We can tailor our courses to meet your needs, from a one-day course to a two-week course so you can master whatever skill or camera you need to.

Camera Training
We provide hands-on camera training courses with the camera of your choice; Phantom High Speed camera training on Phantom VEO 4K and Phantom VEO 640S cameras, also RED Epic-W, RED Gemini, Arri Alexa Mini, Canon C300 MKII, Sony FS7, Canon 5D MK3.. We own lots of cameras, over 40+ in fact and we can teach you how to use any one of them, hands-on with the camera, post workflow, knowing the camera limitations and pit-falls.

Cinematography Training
The 5 C’s of Cinematography Course provides hands-on training with our team of industry professionals. This course branches out the five central subject areas; the 5 C’s – Camera Angles, Continuity, Cutting, Close-ups, and Composition.

Included in the cinematography training, in detail are these topics:

  • Cinematic time and space
  • Compositional rules
  • Point-of-view (POV)
  • Camera height and angle
  • Master scenes
  • Types of editing
  • Screen direction

Lighting Training
The course covers; lighting knowledge & techniques for corporate, film and broadcast television. Detailed guidance on lighting in studio and on location.

Hands-on practical lighting workshops covering the following areas:

  • Basic portraiture lighting
  • Basic studio lighting equipment
  • A strategic approach to basic location lighting
  • Lighting for HD drama
  • Training in the control of exposure, white balance, shutter and use of filters
  • Risk assessment and professional safe working environment practices
  • This course includes studio lighting methods related to multi-camera productions

Please give us a call and we can talk to you about your individual needs. We love to teach and share our skills!



Our Clients

Pannyhire Panny Hire Camera Birmingham, London, Arri / Zeiss Ultra Prime, RED EPIC Dragon, Phantom HD Gold, Manchester, Arri Alexa Hire, Bristol | The Filmmakers Friend – 24/7 0121 469 0070 contactformATpannyhireDOTcoDOTuk