This past weekend was the International Cinematographers Guild’s Lighting Workshop held at IATSE Local 52’s Astoria stage. SVA recent graduates, Alejandro Cortes, Diego Cordero and Nicolas Lopez were outstanding volunteer workers for the event which drew over 400 attendees including Locals 600 and 52 members, industry professionals and film students. Meeting distinguished cinematographer, Rodrigo Prieto, ASC, AMC was the highlight of the day for our SVA cinematography students.
Recent graduate Alejandro Cortes writes, “Thank you so much for making a dream come true and introducing me to the great Rodrigo Prieto! It means a lot that you told him about my film and took pictures of us, it was a memorable day!”