19th November, Dubai, UAE – Pioneer in imaging solutions, Nikon Middle East FZE recently hosted a two-day cinematography workshop titled “Master the Art Of Cinematography” with Sydney based professional cinematographer, Rah Sharma, in association with creativity software solutions giant Adobe, and other Complementing Video Industry partners like Zhiyun, Atomos, Aputure; and Deity Microphones.
Held on 17th and 18th November in Dubai, the workshops were an excellent opportunity for budding videographers who wanted to enhance their film-making skills. These 4-hour workshops began with an introduction to camera setup and controls in Nikon’s mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z6, Z7 and Z50 before moving on to teaching some super useful lighting and sound modulating techniques. The participants were taught how to shoot and record subjects and their environments to create a cinema like feel through hands on demonstrations along with lessons on the importance of external recording. These quick-to-learn, easy-to-follow tricks of video-making are ideal for those who want to enhance their videography game.
Rah Sharma is a cinematographer and content creator with an expertise in films and music videos. He has a passion for creating mood lights on set to create unique visuals. His vast experience in operating cinema cameras and DSLRs makes him a great mentor for the workshop designed especially for video makers.
“We are delighted to organize this masterclass, the first of many scheduled across the Middle East in association with creative partners who share our passion towards developing the videography community. Just knowing what your camera is capable of and the kind of resources available to transform your videos is the first step towards embarking on a professional journey in the field. Through this series of workshops, we want to bring videography enthusiasts closer to professionals and help them learn directly from the experts.” Said Narendra Menon, Managing Director, Nikon Middle East about the initiative.
Nikon is always at the forefront of promoting the newest areas of innovation in the world of photography. With more and more demand and learning requirements for video content, it is essential to understand the immense scope of new-age camera devices that are being designed specially to cater to these needs. Nikon, along with some of the best creative solutions providers in the world, is laying particular focus on equipping budding camera users with skills that help them make the best use of their advanced equipment and applications to create videos that amaze.
Nikon is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognised for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon Middle East FZE distributes consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX compact digital cameras; Nikon sports optics as well as the latest mirrorless cameras in over 50 countries. For more information, visit http://nikon-mea.com. Connect with Nikon and other photographers on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NikonMEA and on Instagram at www.instagram.com/NikonMEA.