Art & Science of Color Grading for
Professional Film and TV Productions

Online Training

Learn from home at your own time and at your own pace with subscription-free course material that is forever yours.

Remote Classroom

Follow along and interact with the instructor and fellow students from convenience of your own home.

Masterclasses

Work alongside a master colorist at our international training centers in Los Angeles and New York.

Summer Look Academy 2020

Advanced Professional Colorist Look Development Training

This is one of the most important training courses for professional colorists. We will learn the Art of Look Creation and will go deep into new discoveries in area of Color Science and will be first to use new Ai powered software tools. We will study Film Theory using examples by some of the worlds best cinematographers and directors and we will complete a series of practical assignments over a period of 4 weeks. Strictly limited participant count and only $99.- registration fee.

August 10, 2020

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Online Training

Fundamentals of Digital Color Processing

Everything you’ve always wanted to learn about digital color processing in a single course. It reveals the most important  secret of great image quality by looking at the process form camera sensor to end user display as one.

100+ videos

Dailies Colorist

Learn all skills necessary to work as Dailies Colorist for Feature Film or Episodic TV production.

ACES in Practice

Learn how to deploy ACES successfully in your post-production pipeline. From Setup to Film Stock Emulation LUTs and creation of Graded Archival Master.

DVR Color Managed

A comprehensive self-paced study into important part of modern color grading workflow. This course will teach you how to correctly use various forms of color management available in Davinci Resolve.

Monitor Calibration

How to calibrate for SDR and HDR grading

Dolby Vision

Dolby Vision is undoubtedly, the most important format for mastering and delivery of HDR shows today. Learn what it takes to deliver to most major streaming channels. 

Data Management

From Camera card backup, Cloud Archive, Virtual Private Networks to Master Delivery.

Remote Classrooms

Color Managed Workflow

Learn how to make beautiful looks by mastering the techniques for look design. If you are looking for one class that will teach you how to raise the bar and improve the end image result than Color managed Workflow is class for you.

September 21-24 2020
10am-12pm PST

Color Grading Commercials

This Class is designed for professional colorists and digital content producers looking to elevate their finishing skills to another level. Apart from the obvious look development work, we will explore the extended capabilities of DaVinci Resolve 16 for cleanup and finishing tasks as well as a very important aspect of beauty treatments and motion picture retouching.

October 19-22 2020
10am-12pm PST

Color Grading Feature Films

How to succeed in the industry that demands better image quality at faster turnaround times than ever before? This class has been created with the focus on Colorists that are specializing in color grading of scripted content for major streaming providers such as HBO Max, Disney+, Apple+, Netflix, Amazon, or Hulu.

November 09-12 2020
10am-12pm PST

Industry Reference Training

We work with the world's leading studios and media companies to create training that is in alignment with the latest industry standards and assist industry transition to HDR and Wide Gamut.

Dado Valentic - Color Scientist

Our training is following industry standards SMPTE ST 2084 and ITU-R Rec.2100 that guide and recommend use of High Dynamic Range and Wide Gamut.

We work with major production entities that deliver regularly to streaming providers such as: Netflix, Amazon, Apple+, HBO max, Hulu and Disney+

Dado Valentic has led industry transition to HDR and has worked of the world’s first HDR show for Netflix. Since then he has worked with companies such as: WB Studios, NBC Universal, CBS, Univision, HBO, Comedy Channel, Activision, Electronic Arts, Disney, Netflix and many more.

Dado Valentic has lectured at major FIlm Educational Institutions such as London International Film School, NY Film academy, UPGrade Berlin, International Colorist Academy, Moscow International Film School, Dutch Nation Film and Television School, Australian National Film School, SAE Oxford, Glasgow University, Reducation and many more.

Our Clients

Impressions

I wanted to take the opportunity to say what a pleasure it was to meet all of you. The course itself was absolutely satisfying but, as Dado predicted, it was an added bonus to spend a couple of days with such a lovely bunch of talented people.
Vincent Taylor
Senior Colorist, NY
Thank you so much for generously passing on all your amazing knowledge and sharing your plugins and LUTs! The class was fantastic and far beyond my expectations! I can’t wait to start putting your methods and tools into use with my clients in San Francisco.
Jamie LeJeune
Colorist, SF
I expected the course to be more of a refresher and, at best hoped that I might pick up a couple of alternative ways of approaching things. Instead, you gave me techniques and principles that have revolutionised my practice, making me faster, moreflexible and ultimately just better.
Alex Parkison
DIT, London
I want to thank you for such an amazing experience, it was very enlightening for me. I am very grateful and hope to come back to studying with you very soon.
Manuela Paredes
Senior Colorist

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