Throughout the year, we offer a wide range of events to help film makers get their hands on the latest technology, learn a new skill and get ahead of the competition. Our events include new product launches, training workshops, Masterclasses from top DoP’s and interactive webinars.

All of these events have a practical bias, emphasising hands on learning from experts within the industry. Whether you are a complete novice or seasoned professional, we have events to suit all levels of skill and experience.

 

Wednesday 8th May 2019
Come along and get your hands on the new products from Litepanels and Anton/Bauer launched at NAB !
 
Professional photographer and filmmaker David Newton will put these new products through their paces during this interactive Masterclass on lighting. You’ll learn how to work with the best LED lighting technology available to craft, sculpt and shape light. 
 
Seeing is Believing
 
In this afternoon session, using practical examples and live product demonstrations David will take you through lighting a simple set for great results.
 
These sessions are heavy on your involvement. Don’t expect to simply sit in a chair and be talked to.
You’ll get involved in the lighting setups we create and have the opportunity to try-out the new products for yourself.
 
Kit being demonstrated fresh from NAB:
NEW Gemini1x1 Soft RGBWW LED panel
NEW Anton/Bauer Titon batteries
flowtech100, lightweight tripod
Plus the 1x1 Astra panels and Gemini 2x1 RGBWW soft light.
Wednesday 8th May 2019
Come along and get your hands on the new products from Litepanels, and Anton/Bauer launched at NAB !
 
Professional photographer and filmmaker David Newton will put these new products through their paces during this interactive Masterclass on lighting. You’ll learn how to work with the best LED lighting technology available to craft, sculpt and shape light. 
 
Seeing is Believing
 
In this morning session we’ll look at multi-person interviews - how to avoid cross lighting, how to add an extra dimension and how to bring some visual impact with lights.
 
You’ll have the opportunity to get involved in the lighting setups we create and try-out the new products for yourself.
 
Kit being demonstrated fresh from NAB:
NEW Gemini1x1 Soft RGBWW LED panel
NEW Anton/Bauer Titon batteries
flowtech100, lightweight tripod
Plus the 1x1 Astra panels and Gemini 2x1 RGBWW soft light.
Tuesday 14th May 2019
Join us for a very special LIVE STREAMING Q&A…
with BAFTA nominated director Piotr Szkopiak and cinematographer Edward Ames GBCT as they explore the making of their multi-award winning feature film The Last Witness.
 
The film has already picked up more than 15 awards worldwide, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Actor. Based on the harrowing true events of the Katyn Massacre in Spring 1940, The Last Witness is a political thriller set in post-war England staring Alex Pettyfer, Michael Gambon and Talulah Riley.  
 
In this interview Piotr and Edward will discuss how they worked together to create the visual look of the film, factors affecting their choice of kit, pre-production tests, challenges of shooting a period drama and much more.
 
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from a multi-award winning Director and Cinematographer
 
Starting at 11:00 and lasting approximately 45 mins, you’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions live, or in advance.
 
REGISTER NOW, even if you can’t make it we’ll send you the recording.
 
* This is a live streaming event, details on how to join will follow registration

What attendees say...
"Absolutely brilliant - one of the best webinars I have attended! Thanks also to Rob"
- Twitter user
"Thanks again for a great day; it was very helpful & informative."
- Paul Myles - Manager Multi Media Journalism Training BBC Academy
"I really enjoyed the day found it so useful. All the staff we so friendly and informative."
- Tony Jones - Director- Lighting Cameraman/DoP/Editor/PD
"Just a quick note to say thanks for the Sony PMW-200 Masterclass.... It was not only great to learn more about the PMW200, but also to meet the other attendees."
- Steve Vousden - News Craft Coordinator, BBC Wales
"Just wanted to thank you for a very interesting afternoon yesterday. Great tech knowledge from your guys and lots of hands on. A very worthwhile session."
- Brian Marden Jones
"The rightful thanks entirely belong to Visual Impact for this superb opportunity to learn from the genius Aistair Chapman"
- Dhruv Gadhvi - Cameraman
"Thank you for yesterday's RAW/ Da Vinci Resolve webinar. It was excellent - well-presented and very useful for me."
- Michael Cotes
"Hi guys, watched the webinar. Just fantastic and so inspirational. Thank you all!"
- Moxey Imaging
"Thanks for organising the event at Teddington. It was enjoyable and interesting and helpful. A big thank you to all your staff who participated."
- Chris Morphet - Cameraman
"Love these events"
- F.F.
"Many thanks for sending the link to catch up later - really useful Webinar."
- Kelvin Richard - DOP
"Visual impact is the best"
- Rob Newton