HDR has become the most important delivery format for all Episodic, Feature, Documentary or Reality TV productions. We are witnessing an exponential rise in requests for colorists skilled in delivering exceptional quality HDR color grades. We teach techniques that will help you deliver simultaneous HDR and SDR master in the fastest possible way while making no compromises in terms of image quality.
New and Updated Program
Davinci Resolve 18
Learn all new features of Davinci Resolve 18 that will significantly improve your speed and workflow and move into finishing territory. From advanced beauty, remote workflows, cloud review and collaboration, to depth extraction and object removals.
Learn how to set up and use shared projects in the cloud and setup remote workflows.
Clean Ups and Removals
logo replacement with mesh tracker, Object removal, story animations
Making phone camera cinematic, scene relighting
Skin retouching, Frequency separation tools, Mesh tracker and tattoo removal, Body re-shape
This intensive masterclass will prepare you for the job of grading and delivering HDR shows for Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Disney, Apple+ or any other HDR channel using Davinci Resolve 18.
The course program covers all aspects of HDR technology, its underlying Color Science, Specific Workflow and new Mastering Formats. You will learn everything that makes HDR grading different from standard grading jobs. You will learn how to approach grading sessions and translate looks from SDR to HDR and back to SDR. You will learn how to get the best image quality in the shortest possible time.
You will be working with various professionally shot materials designed to expose you to a spectrum of HDR sources. From night scenes, studio lit and VFX scenes to bright exterior shots. You will also learn how to deal with problem shots like noise, archive footage or overexposed material.
Don’t miss this opportunity to work alongside Master Colorist Dado Valentic, responsible for the very first Netflix HDR show ‘Marco Polo Season 2’ and learn from a true pioneer of Color Managed Workflow, Master Colorist and lecturer attending the world’s leading film schools and a consultant to major and film and tv production companies.
HOW YOU WILL TRAIN
Live Remote Classroom
Live remote classroom lesson that gets recorded in case you can’t attend.
Deep Dives, Software Training, Film Theory Studies at your own pace.
Implementing new techniques following pre-recorded tutorials.
Design and submit four practical assignments.
Discuss, meet and share with fellow colorists from around the world.
Live Questions and Answers and discussions of Student Assignments.
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
This class is recommended for Colorists specializing in color grading scripted content for major streaming providers such as HBO Max, Disney+, Apple+, Netflix, Amazon, or Hulu.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
I Am Dado VALENTIC
Over the course of 20 years working as a colorist, color scientist, researcher, and lecturer, I contributed to the creation of many award-winning films and tv shows. I helped build careers of almost 10,000 professionals who have attended my training courses or lectures. In the constantly changing field of color grading and picture post-production, my mission is to provide individuals and businesses with the skills, latest tech and know-how to drive efficiency, speed, and creativity while delivering always better image quality.
To Register for the Course
Please select from one of two options
Two weeks cohort training program. Work in a group mentored by a master colorist.
single payment or $250/mo with 3 month payment program
Six months training program with six Masterclasses and three Seminars in value of more than $2800
By Registering to the Course
GET discounts on software
Artgrid and Artlist
GET ACCESS TO EXCLUSIVE COLORIST
What is cohort training program
This is a type. of training program where you work in a group to pre-defined schedule. We have found this to be the most effective way of learning.
I am not able to attend live stream classrooms, can watch it later?
If you are not able to attend live sessions, you are going to be able to watch recording later. A few hours after the live session has finished, we will upload recording that you can watch anytime it suits you.
How long will I have access to class materials?
This class is going to be available for the lifetime it will not expire. You will be able to login into your account, click on seminar title and rewatch it any time you like.
Do I need to be a member to attend?
You don't need any specific membership. The moment you enrol into this seminar you will automatically become a member of our professional colorist community.
Will I be able to ask questions if something is not clear?
Yes, this is a fully interactive masterclass and you will be able to ask questions and get answers via chat or by unmuting your microphone when prompted by seminar coordinator.
How can I interact with other attendees or ask questions at later stage?
After you join, you will receive a pdf with instructions on how to join our Discord community, where you will be able to communicate with other members.