Shams Cinematography Workshop

Shams Cinematography Workshop

About the Event

Sharjah Media City (Shams) organized a three-day Cinematography workshop which was conducted in Arabic Language. Participants learnt how lighting, camera, and lens choice can help them achieve their artistic intentions. They also learnt about framing, composition, camera perspective and movement to create compelling visual images and to tell engaging visual stories.

The workshop was conducted by Mr. Sameh Salim, who has graduated from the Institute of Cinema in 1984. His credentials include working as an assistant photographer and as director of photography. He has filmed more than 20 works of film and television such as "Black Honey", "Deliler", "Hour and Text" and "Short, Vanilla and Cap". He has won multiple awards for Filming "Tito" and "Yacoubian Building". Participated as a jury member at the 2009 Film Society Festival.