Cinematography: Theory and Practice: Imagemaking for Cinematographers, Directors & Videographers. Front Cover. Blain Brown. Focal Press, A leading book in the field, Cinematography has been translated into many languages and is a staple at the world’s top film schools. Lavishly Blain Brown. Brown, Blain. Cinematography: theory and practice: image making for cinematographers and directors / Blain Brown. p. cm. ISBN 1 .
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Product details Cineamtography Paperback pages Dimensions x x 26mm 1, He has been the director of photography on features, commercials, music videos, industrials and other types of projects.
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The repetition of information within the same chapter isn’t nearly so unbearable as the cindmatography vs picture layout; the text will reference images on different pages which may seem menial at first, but after six chapters of having to backtrack two to three pages to figure out what a particular paragraph is describing it becomes more than a little bothersome.
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Head of Cinematography, USC School of Cinematic Arts “The book is a wonderful, well-organized and knowledgable collection of all information a cinematographer may need. For the past year and a half I’ve decided to dedicate my life to pursuing a career in filmmaking. Jan 08, Harry Pray IV rated it really liked it.
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Description There’s more to being a DP than holding a light meter! Oct 22, James Caterino rated it it was amazing Shelves: Cinema is a language and within it the specific vocabularies and sublanguages of the lens, composition, visual design, lighting, image control, continuity, movement, and point-of-view.
In addition, directors will benefit from the book’s focus on the body of knowledge they should share with their Director of Photography.
Learning these languages and vocabularies is a never-ending and a fascinating life-long study. Cinematography presents the basics and beyond, employing clear explanations of standard practice together with substantial illustrations and diagrams to reveal the real world briwn film production. Master Shots Vol 1, 2nd edition: My one caveat is that some of the photos bkain really too small to properly absorb. It includes the basic introduction to the essential concept cinemztography visual storytelling and more.
The best book on cinematography I’ve read. In addition, directors will benefit from the focus on the body of knowledge they should share with their Director of Photography. With this book as your guide, you are on your way to learning not only about the equipment and technology, but also about the concepts and thought processes that will enable you to shoot professionally, efficiently, and with artistic mastery.
There’s also a spattering of typos that never should have made it past blai second draft. Superbly organized with eye catching graphs and pictures, this comprehensive book is loaded with tons of fascinating and useful information.