Special Effects Atmospherics

Providing an overall view of the department this workshop will provide you with valuable insights to the industry and how to forge a successful career.  

Course Summary

  • Wind – small and large scale
  • Smoke – different equipment and machines involved
  • Rain – how to connect hoses, onto the pump, bring up the rain & directions
  • Snow – falling and dressing snow
  • Process of how to properly rig your equipment depending on the locations

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  • Duration 2 days
  • Location Buckinghamshire
  • Price £349

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Special Effects Atmospherics Master course

This Special Effects Atmospherics Master course led by Neil Corbould and his team, will take you through the essentials of this area of special effects. This is an unrivalled opportunity to hone your skills, techniques and confidence with the most successful SFX supervisors in the Film industry.. We purposely keep class sizes small so that we can tailor the course to each individuals professional needs. We will look at atmospherics practically, along with visualisations and general theory. 

You may apply for this master course if you have completed the Physical SFX Essentials master course; or show an understanding of the general Health & Safety involved in these processes.

Ask questions you may not feel able to in the workplace. Therefore, develop confidence by spending time with key players who have masses of experience.

Most of all, this is your chance to access a lifetime of knowledge and experience that’s unrivalled. The British film industry is currently bigger and better than it has ever been and this is due to the amazing crews we have. Spend time on this master course learning the skills and traditions that got us here!

Who is this for?

Pro or career beginner, the Physical sfx the essentials master course is structured to equip you with the skills needed to succeed in this Department. Pro or career beginner alike will benefit from teaching delivered by an abundance of experts throughout the course.

This is an opportunity not to be missed. Develop skills that aren’t taught at university. If you’re serious about working in the SFX Department for film, this is the course to energise your ambitions. Ideal for those with some previous engineering experience. 

If you need financial support towards the cost of this training there are options available to you. Have a look at our Funding guide for more information. 

If you need advice on available travel and accommodation options to attend this training then have a look at our accommodation and Travel guide here. 

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