Workshops > Production

Green Screen


$175 DCTV Members // $225 Non-Members

Master the fundamentals in chroma keying to create backgrounds, effects, characters and cinematic elements. In this workshop, you will set up, light and shoot a brief scene with a green screen background, then import your footage to key in alternative backgrounds using Premiere. Technically awesome movie-making magic!

Topics include:

  • Setting up a Green Screen
  • Lighting and Shooting
  • Media Management
  • Manual Keying
  • Masking
  • Refining the Cut

Size: 6 students | Duration: 6 hrs

Prerequisite(s): Camera Fundamentals, Lighting Fundamentals and Premiere or equivalent experience is required.

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! we provide all equipment and are committed to a 2:1 student to camera ratio. Each student will be equipped with a 27-inch iMac with 5K retina display running Premiere 2017. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require pre-registration.
By enrolling you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the prerequisites above and our Workshops Policies.

If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Winter/Spring 2018
A Sat 3/10 11:00am - 5:00pm Alex Gilwit