madwoman presents...

videography 101

how to film yourself & make better videos

In this one-day workshop you will learn the basics of filmmaking with a focus on lighting & framing. We'll go over the difficulties all artists & entrepreneurs face in the filming process: composing the shot, controlling the lighting, creating depth & height, and types of shots.

You will also get a chance to put these skills into practice with two in-workshop exercises!

July 28th, 2021 from 2:30-4:00pm PST 

Tickets: $60.00

Workshop taught live on Zoom 

Justine Lucas

also know as Madame Z

Known around the Bay Area as Madame Z for her jazz band cabaret and speakeasy-style music videos, producer and director Justine Lucas is now offering workshops to empower & encourage a greater music community. Justine has toured throughout the US & Canada studying performance and film. Her top filmmaker influences are:
  • Jean-Pierre Jeunet

  • Frederico Fellini

  • Cohen Brothers

  • Jim Jarmusch

  • Stanley Donen

  • Andrei Tarkovsky

This Is Your

Workshop Itinerary

This workshop is 90 minutes
The class itself is 1 hour and 15 minutes, followed by a 15 min Q & A where you will be able to ask specific questions about your own project or equipment.

Videography 101


Introduction and Peer meet


Video Technique:
Working with Natural & Artificial Lighting 


Case Study:
Creating exceptional lighting in horrible conditions


Video Technique:
Creating Composition & Framing the Shot


5 min video exercise


Q&A and your own video project

Mark Your Calendars!

Videography 101 will be occurring in July of 2021.

This workshop is perfect for anyone who wants to learn about their camera, making videos for youtube, filming songs for instagram and tiktok, introductory filmmaking or all of the above.