Make-Up, Hair and Costume for Film and Television [NOOK Book]

Overview

An introductory guide for students learning professional make-up, hairdressing and wardrobe skills and 'front of camera' professionals needing an understanding of the techniques.

Written by an experienced professional, this manual offers a step-by step approach for the complete beginner with diagrams to show procedures for a variety of make-up effects, from corrective and character make-up, to period dramas, special effects and prosthetics. It...
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Make-Up, Hair and Costume for Film and Television

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Overview

An introductory guide for students learning professional make-up, hairdressing and wardrobe skills and 'front of camera' professionals needing an understanding of the techniques.

Written by an experienced professional, this manual offers a step-by step approach for the complete beginner with diagrams to show procedures for a variety of make-up effects, from corrective and character make-up, to period dramas, special effects and prosthetics. It describes the skills required of the job, introduces special make-up products and how to apply them for different effect and sets the context for the make-up artist's role, by considering technical requirements such as lighting, camerawork and chroma-key backgrounds.

Audience: Students or beginning professionals.

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"If you are a beginner after a succinct point of call, pop this manual in your bag as a point of reference as it will take you through the basics and equip you with a useful overview of the industry."
Warpaint
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136055614
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/18/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Jan Musgrove has over 30 years experience in make-up for a variety of television and film productions ranging from feature films to period dramas and commercials. Formerly a professional make-up trainer for the BBC she is now a freelance trainer running courses and workshops. She set up and directed the School of Make-up and Design, a three month course for people wishing to further their career in make-up for television and film as well as the TVS School of Make-up and Hair Design.

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Table of Contents

Working in the Media
Working in Studios
Working on Location
Technical Operations
Preparation for Production
Job Opportunities
Make-up Skills
Working with Hair
Hairdressing Skills
Working with Wigs
Special Effects
Costume Department Skills
Miscellaneous
Glossary
Further Reading
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 13, 2012

    Ok

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