SteadiSchool

SteadiSchool’s mission is to offer hands-on training for camera operators and assistants through guided workshops and one-on-one mentorship. Our educators are industry professionals who believe that giving back to the next generation is an essential aspect of participating in the filmmaking community. Students of SteadiSchool gain the experience needed to maintain successful careers in a challenging but rewarding field. We honor the integrity of the filmmaking process and teach the proper techniques required to be an effective communicator and leader in the camera department.

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TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Body Awareness on Set:

Body Awareness on Set
– September 7, 2020

SteadiSchool Roundtable Discussion with Q&A

Aline Ballestero (@_balle_)  presents her course Body Awareness on Set and leads an open discussion about maintaining physical and emotional health on set.

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Women Behind the Camera

SteadiSchool Roundtable Discussion:
Women Behind the Camera
– August 22, 2020

SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking present a discussion with female filmmakers who work behind the camera!

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Roundtable discussion and Q&A:
Lenses
– August 15, 2020

SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking present a discussion about lenses with the creative team behind The Ultimate Cinema Lens Library!

Guests:
Mark LaFleur , Brent Barbano , Kyle Stryker , Matthew Duclos

These gentlemen bring a wealth of knowledge and experience, and we are excited to welcome them to the SteadiSchool community. Leading the panel is SteadiSchool Instructor Matthew Borek.

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Live Q&A Trinity Talk

Webinar discussion with:
Trinity / Steadicam / Camera Operators
– July 11, 2020

Niels Lindelien @steadiviking (USA)
Fares Corbani SOC @farescorbani (Middle East)
Faba Solano @faba_14 (Mexico)

We talk about their journey into the demands of camera operating with Cinematography, Gimbals, Steadicams, Drones, and how they invested into Arri Trinity Operating! With all the 1917 hype we wanted to introduce some amazing Trinity Operators from around the World that do similar jobs with this adaptive camera technology so you can hear their stories!

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John T Connor

Q&A Webinar with
Cinematographer / Camera Operator
John T. Connor
– June 27, 2020

John T. Connor (@jst4shw) spent many years as a high profile camera assistant, working on many of Tony Scott’s films as well as on The Revenant, Mission:Impossible III, Fight Club, and Die Hard 2. Lately he has been Cinematographer on Jim Carey’s “Kidding” show and he recently was the A Camera Operator on the new Top Gun Movie “Maverick.”

John brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, and we are excited to welcome him to the SteadiSchool community.

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Q&A Webinar with
David Baldwin, Jr. SOC and Tony Reyes
– June 20, 2020

David Baldwin SOC (@steadimob) is a Los Angeles based Steadicam Operator working in-house for NFL Films and I Heart Radio. A USC Alumni, David has experience on commercials, music videos, and in narrative television and features and has worked on various projects that have been in festivals and received awards.

Tony Reyes (@tony.j.reyes) is a Nashville, TN based Steadicam Operator that works for the in-house NFL team which covers the Tennessee Titans. Tony also works on various concerts, commercials, games, music videos, short and feature films in the Nashville area.

We will talk with both men about the demands of Steadicam Operating with the NFL and crossing over from LIVE television to narrative films and music videos.

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Q&A with Kirk Gardner

Q&A with Kirk Gardner
– June 6, 2020

Camera / Steadicam Operator Kirk Gardner shares his background and stories from his decades long career with the SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking community.

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Q&A with Janice Arthur & Ilana Garrard, ACO

Q&A with Janice Arthur & Ilana Garrard, ACO
– May 30, 2020

SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking present a discussion about Women In Steadicam with operators Janice Arthur and Ilana Garrard, ACO.

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Q&A with Jeff Muhlstock, SOC & Bobby Mancuso

Q&A with Jeff Muhlstock, SOC & Bobby Mancuso
– May 23, 2020

Steadicam / Camera Operator Jeff Muhlstock, SOC and Camera Technician Bobby Mancuso discuss their time on Mr. Robot Season 4, careers, and life during the pandemic with the SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking panel.

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SteadiSchool Q&A with Ari Robbins, SOC (@SteadiJew) – May 16, 2020

SteadiSchool Q&A with Ari Robbins, SOC (@SteadiJew) – May 16, 2020

SteadiSchool and @learnfilmmaking host a live Q&A webinar with Camera / Steadicam Operator Ari Robbins, SOC (@SteadiJew)

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Q&A with James Frater, SOC ACO & James Blyth (Unedited)

Q&A with James Frater, SOC ACO & James Blyth (Unedited) – May 9, 2020

SteadiSchool & @learnfilmmaking present a webinar discussing the relationship between the camera operator and assistant featuring Steadicam / Camera Operator James Frater, SOC ACO & 1st AC James Blyth.

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