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9 Months DI Colourist Program



Total Duration: 9 Months

Optional 3 Months Internship

Wednesdays, from 10.00pm - 10:00pm

Our Flagship Course on Digital Intermediate Studies, the 9 Months program covers both the Creative & Technical acpects of both Baselight & Resolve. Understanding Camera to DI workflows & Monitor Calibration process.
We also offer an optional  3 months internship program.



This is our Flagship DI Colour Grading Course

We cover both the Creative & Technical aspect of the Colour Grading Process on both

DaVinci Resolve & Filmlight's Baselight

  • Walk through of the User Interface

  • Importing EDL, XML & Footage

  • Conforming the timeline with online footage using XML & Offline

  • Matching Cuts, Transitions, Rendering the data into multiple formats

  • Round Tripping from Fcp to Baselight & Davinci Resolve

  • Understanding different Raw Format & Project Setting for Camera’s like Red, Arri, Bmd, Canon, Sony

  • Conforming Process both Manual & with EDL/XML

  • Online Editing using available tools

  • Understanding how to read different scopes like Parade, Vectorscope, Histogram & Waveform

  • Process of Primary Colour Correction

  • White Balancing the shots

  • Understanding the process of Additive & Subtractive Grade

  • Starting with Film & Base Grade as well as Printer Light Correction

  • RGB, Exposure Offsets & Pre-gain Correction

  • Secondary Colour Correction

  • Understanding different colour nodes

  • Log Grading

  • Using RGB Curves

  • Advanced Curve Grades

  • RGB & HLS Qualifiers

  • Beauty Work

  • Creating Circular, Square, Polygon & Gradient Masks for Depth as well as for Garbage Masking

  • 3D & Object-based tracking of Masks

  • Creating & Designing Colour Looks

  • Adding in Film Grain

  • Using Look Up Tables ( LUTS )

  • Exporting Colour grade as Luts

  • Temporal De-graining of content with noise issues

  • Colour matching shot to shot for whole scenes

  • Output Blanking and Mastering different resolutions

  • Render Out process for Censor as well as Theatrical & Web release


  • Understanding the Process of Monitor Colour Calibration

  • Setting up a collaborative workflow using Davinci Resolve

  • Working with OFX Plugins  


Post this, students work on their showreel which is reviewed by Senior Colorist on a regular basis


Optional 3 Months Real World Internship


After the course completion students get an opportunity to intern with post houses for about 3 months, were-in they work as assistants on live projects and get their name in those projects.

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