Want to shoot your own movie? Not just your vacation videos: a real movie, complete with plot, audio, actors? Don’t know where to start? Don’t have the time or money for university film school? This quick-paced full-color book is the complete “Filmmaking 101” for absolute beginners.
This is the whole shebang. How to build effective story arcs, and keep propelling your plots forward. What spare equipment to carry on shooting day. How to use long shots, medium shots, cutaways. How to shoot dialogue. How to use audio to add power and impact to your movie. How to organize your editing process and get to final cut. Even how to cast your movie, given that Julia Roberts and Will Smith remain stubbornly unavailable. Bill Camarda
Bill Camarda is a consultant, writer, and web/multimedia content developer. His 15 books include Special Edition Using Word 2003 and Upgrading & Fixing Networks for Dummies, Second Edition.