ICA/International Colorist Academy

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Working Colorists

Courses are delivered by independent colorists located around the world. Learn more about our instructors.

Tricks of the Trade

Tricks of the Trade

Explore basic color theory, DI & film workflows, telecine & lab grading, client interaction, and looks and styles. Learn more about our classes.

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Broad Brush

Our classes cover best practices for a broad range of color grading systems. Learn more about our partners.

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Upcoming ICA Courses

Masterclasses with Dado Valentic

Dec 1, 9:30am - Dec 5, 10:30am

Dolby
London,  W1D 3 Map

Hi there, I would like to invite you to be part of our brand new masterclasses in London. You will have the opportunity to learn in a small group, working with actual footage of commercially released feature film and TV commercial. I will focus on giving you tips from the front line that are essential to be able to succeed as a colourist working in a commercial post-production environment. For more information please visit our website: www.mytherapy.tv/colourtraining/ Looking forward to welcome you in London Dado Valentic master colourist

Feature Film Colour Grading Masterclass with Dado

Dec 3, 9:30am - Dec 4, 3:30am

Dolby
London,  W1D 3 Map

In this course we will be working on a project that was a theatrically released feature film. The feature was shot on Red Epic using anamorphic lenses. We are going to take the film from the preparation for grading through to the final deliverables. Apart from the obvious colour grading work we will also take an extensive look at the new features in Resolve v11 for online and mastering.

Colorist Classes with Kevin

Jan 26, 2:30pm - Jan 31, 4:00pm

11 Wardour Mews ,London, W1F 8AN,GB

To register for this event, go to the following page: www.cvent.com/d/54qhcf?sms=1 London, 26 -31 January 2015 Premium Colorist Strategies (2 days) Look Generation (2 days) Advanced Color Design (2 days)

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  1. Remote grade between Brisbane and Austin

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    Earlier this year I sat down and graded a project with Tom Parish. Not a normal session as I was in Brisbane and Tom in his studio in Austin. After a few false starts, with different Resolve versions, missing media and IP issues we connected and corrected a small test...
  2. What are you grading 2014?

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    The role of the Colorist has changed greatly over the last few years. More cameras, codecs, and different genres are being graded than ever before. The ICA 2014 survey has expanded. It now features 14 questions about cameras, codecs, grading displays, render options, and wages. Just select 3 jobs that...
  3. Dutch Colorist Masterclass

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    I am currently in Japan sitting in a grading room, waiting for my clients to arrive. They are delayed so my mind wondered back to Amsterdam, where I conducted a Colorist Masterclass, here are my thoughts.. It was a fantastic honour to be asked to talk in front of the...
  4. FXPHD Resolve history 2007-2014

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    I started using DaVinci Resolve in 2005. It was a $300,000 system, the hardware rack was the size of a doorway and it took a Resolve engineer two days to install. In 2006 I met with Mike Seymour and John Montgomery, who said they were thinking of opening an online...
  5. What I saw at IBC 2014

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    The most exciting thing I saw was the Free Viewpoint TV (FTV) holodeck.  Yes! The technology that introduced Princess Leia to Luke Skywalker in1977 now exists in our own galaxy and can project holographic images right in front of you.  I would say 3-D images but that term has been...

 
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