Cinematographer Alex Buono (Saturday Night Live, Documentary Now!) is hitting the road again this summer for a 32-city tour of his Visual Storytelling 2 program.
The Visual Storytelling 2 Tour will expand your filmmaking abilities by immersing you in an all-day learning experience about the principles of visual style and subtext. From his fast-turn around schedule as the DP of the SNL Film Unit to his role as the co-director/DP of the new IFC comedy series Documentary Now!, Alex is constantly challenged to recreate different looks.
In this workshop, Alex will share his approach to shooting distinct visual styles with hands-on demonstrations that utilize attendees as the crew. By understanding the visual patterns for different film genres and how to manifest each style through both lighting and camerawork, you will harness the power of visual cues for your own projects. Most importantly, you will learn how to modify light quality and direction, color temperature, lens choices, camera movement and more through a modest set of portable and affordable tools and techniques that you can immediately apply to your own work.
Go here to see if Visual Storytelling 2 is coming to a city near you and to register.