Advanced Colour Grading: Looks and Calibration



This 2-day, advanced hands-on course guides you through the process of creating specific Looks for creative Colour Grading. 

It also covers how to manage Colour Spaces to ensure proper delivery for Digital Cinema, HD broadcast and future UHDTV broadcast. 

Starting with learning how to calibrate monitors and create custom Look-Up Tables for technical fidelity, students will then go on to create LUTs to convert from Colour Space to another to ensure accurate outcomes on various mediums.

Duration : 
2 days
(9.30 am to 5.30 pm)

14 - 15 March 2019 (Thu - Fri)

S$ 990 before 7% GST 
S$ 1059.30 after 7% GST

Who Should Attend: 

This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn more about Colour Correction and Colour Grading.It provides valuable additional skills for video editors, motion graphics, effects artists and even Directors of Photography who want to understand how to grade their own shots.

Pre Requisites:
Prior attendance of AV8 Media's "Introduction to Colour Grading" or proof of prior Colour Grading experience is a prerequisite for attending this advanced class

Course Outline:

Day 1

  • Bleach Bypass

  • Blurred and Coloured Vignettes

  • Cross-Processing Simulation

  • Day-for-Night Treatments

  • Emulating Film Stock

  • Flat Looks and Film Flashing

  • Glows and Blooms

  • Grain, Noise, and Texture

  • Monochrome Looks

  • Tints and Color Washes

  • Vibrance and Targeted Saturation

  • Vintage Film

Day 2

  • Calibrating monitors for broadcast work, both present & future

  • Calibrating monitors for digital cinema work

  • Calibrating monitors for film work (optional)

  • Probing to create monitor profiles

  • Creating custom LUTs for various mediums

  • Creating conversion LUTs to transform from one medium to another

  • How to test conversion LUTs for accuracy

  • Ensuring  your colour grading environment is conducive for accuracy

About the Instructor 

Ian Wee

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Ian Wee Woon Hui has had a lifelong fascination with the moving image. From as young as 14 he was already experimenting with digital film making. He graduated with a Merit Diploma in Film, Sound & Video from the School of Film and Media Studies (Ngee Ann Polytechnic) .

He has directed documentaries for Discovery Channel,National Geographic ,Channel News Asia and Arts Central.

He was a first mover in the field of HD,directing one of the first multicamera HD shoots in Singapore for the F1 Powerboat Grad Prix is now a first mover in the field of Stereoscopic 3D film making. With the help of the Media Development Authority ,Ian attended specialised Stereoscopic 3D courses in Germany. This gave them an an opportunity to work with leading stereographers and stereoscopic 3D equipment manufacturers.

Ian is an Apple certified instructor for both FCP X and FCP 7  and is also an Adobe premiere Certified instructor . He has conducted training for production and post production tools for many organisations including HBO,Fox Sports,Sony Singapore,Panasonic ,Tisch NYU School of Film and many others. He also teaches the popular Introduction to Colour Grading course at AV8 Media

Ian also designs production and post production workflows,where his keen understanding of new and emerging broadcast technologies as well as his industry experience serve him well.