Take your shooting to the next level!

This course picks up where the beginner guide leaves off. It dives deeper into topics introduced in the beginner course exploring many nuances. It also includes topics not discussed in the beginner guide. A must have for serious self-shooters!

What's Included in the Course

  • 46+ Video Lessons

    The course includes more than forty informative and engaging video lessons. That's over 13.5 hours of expert instruction from Jeremy.

  • Teaching Support

    Jeremy will answer your in-lesson discussion (text chat) questions to help clarify your learning..

  • Student Community

    You get access to a vibrant student community where you can ask other students questions and learn from each other.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course ( 1 lessons )

    • Introduction

  • 2

    Contributors and presenters ( 2 lessons )

    • Shooting a PTC on the move

    • Shooting an interview on the move

  • 3

    More about lenses and sensors ( 2 lessons )

    • How many lenses do you need for a shoot?

    • How the sensor expands your storytelling potential

  • 4

    Advanced obs doc ( 2 lessons )

    • Filming with presenters in obs doc style

    • Filming the 'chaos' – 2 people talking at once…

  • 5

    Advanced setup ( 1 lessons )

    • LOG, ISO, EI & Bit depth - an explanation

  • 6

    Advanced lighting ( 2 lessons )

    • Lighting a scene and face at night

    • Supplementing daylight

  • 7

    Your Sony FS7 ( 1 lessons )

    • Sony FS7 Visual Bytes

  • 8

    Practical exercises ( 2 lessons )

    • Walking with a handheld camera

    • Shooting the unpredictable

Meet your instructor

Jeremy Humphries

Jeremy is an award winning, BAFTA nominated, BBC trained Director of Photography with over 30 years’ experience shooting documentaries for BBC, C4, ITV, National Geographic and the Discovery Channel. He is also a Sony Independent Certified Expert and his camera craft training is sought across the broadcast sector.

Jeremy has a passion for telling stories with his camera. YourSkills2Film trains you to do the same.


Grierson Trust trainee

I feel as if I'm more knowledgeable through listening to you than I am from when I finished my filmmaking degree!

BBC trainee

So helpful, thanks for sharing your wisdom.


What a brilliant resource, so helpful and inspirational!


Thank you for doing these - they are absolutely fascinating and hugely insightful.