Study Learn Film Production, Film Making, Documentaries, music videos, camera operation

Further your film career and become an expert in green screen production through our industry-focussed course designed by experienced professionals.

This hands-on course provides in-depth coverage of the green screen film production process, from the equipment required, to how to light a green screen shoot, to the final stages of editing using professional software. Through a series of hands-on exercises in our own industry-standard studios, you will learn the techniques and practices needed to achieve clean and convincing green screen footage.

You will graduate this course with a certificate and a copy of the film you shoot.










Topics covered

  • Green screen materials
  • Lighting and camera set up
  • Planning a professional shoot
  • Shooting a virtual set
  • Editing with After Effects
  • What you’ll learn


By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of all green screen equipment and light theory
  • Competently plan a green screen shoot and technical set up
  • Effectively capture green screen footage and backplates
  • Display advanced skills in editing with Adobe After Effects


Who should attend

This course is aimed at self-shooters who wish to learn how to plan, set-up and composite a green screen shoot. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in film.





Follow up courses

BA (Hons) in Digital Film Production

You should bring a notebook and pen to classes. You may also wish to bring your own laptop or tablet, however, this is not necessary.  

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Duration  
  4 March 2017 5 March 2017 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  6 May 2017 7 May 2017 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  8 July 2017 9 July 2017 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  28 October 2017 29 October 2017 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days