Blain Brown. · Rating details · ratings · 19 reviews. Lavishly produced and illustrated, Cinematography covers the entire range of the profession. Brown, Blain. Cinematography: theory and practice: image making for cinematographers and directors / Blain Brown. p. cm. ISBN 1 . Cinematography: Theory and Practice: Imagemaking for Cinematographers, Directors & Videographers. Front Cover. Blain Brown. Focal Press,
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In addition, directors will benefit from the book’s focus on the body of knowledge they should share with their Director of Photography. Lavishly cinemwtography and illustrated, it covers the entire range of the profession.
This was my textbook for a digital filmmaking class. The comparisons between film and video are also well done and help explain why despite the digital mania and the HD 24FPS advances, most cinem Blai love the art of cinematograpy. Brown has found a way to mix art and tech together in a way that allows the reader to easily absorb a very technical field.
In addition, references in the text to diagrams or pictures sometimes use the This book provides a broad overview of the technical aspects of cinematography, and it seems to be reliable, but it needs to be edited. Blain Brown Limited preview – Elseddic Aggadi rated it it was ok Feb 19, In another universe I am a director. Even experienced film artists have a need to update and review new methods and equipment. He has completed projects as a director, editor and screenwriter; with three screenplays produced.
Cinematography: Theory and Practice : Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors
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Lavishly produced and illustrated, it covers the entire range of the profession. He has also taught courses in storytelling and visual communication. Visual language Visual storytelling Continuity and coverage Cameras and digital sensors Exposure techniques for film and video Color in-depth Understanding digital images Waveform monitors, vectorscopes, and test charts Using linear, gamma, and log encoded video Image control and grading on the set The tools and basics of film lighting ASC-CDL, ACES and other new methods Optics and focus Camera movement Set operations Green screen, high speed and other topics.
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. I want read this book as text material for the students of cinmeatography as because of simple in text? My library Help Advanced Book Search. Whether you are a student of filmmaking, just breaking into the business, currently working in the industry and looking to move up to the next level, or an experienced professional who wants to update their knowledge of tools and techniques, this book provides both a basic introduction to these issues as well as more advanced and in-depth coverage of the subject.
No other text I know of stresses this to this extent.
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Read the whole thing in Barnes and Noble one day. The companion website features additional material, including lighting demonstrations, basic methods of lighting, using diffusion and other topics. It feels like a quality book as the pages are filled with glossy photos and charts. After completing his first feature film, he moved to Los Angeles where he has been Director of Photography on 14 feature films as well as national commercials, promotional films, industrials, music videos and documentaries.
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. While some aspects of visual language, lighting and color are eternal, shooting methods, workflow and cameras have changed radically.
If I had found this book before going to film school, I think I would have second guessed whether or not I needed to go. Open Preview See a Problem? Take your mastery of these new tools, techniques, and roles to the next level with this cutting-edge roadmap from author and filmmaker Blain Brown.
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