Masters of Light: Conversations with Contemporary Cinematographers

Masters of Light: Conversations with Contemporary Cinematographers

by Dennis Schaefer, Larry Salvato
     
 

Through conversations held with fifteen of the most accomplished contemporary cinematographers, the authors explore the working world of the person who controls the visual look and style of a film. Thus, reading this book is like taking a class from fifteen top cameramen. See more details below

Overview

Through conversations held with fifteen of the most accomplished contemporary cinematographers, the authors explore the working world of the person who controls the visual look and style of a film. Thus, reading this book is like taking a class from fifteen top cameramen.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520053366
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/22/1986
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword vii

Preface xvii

Introduction 1

1 Nestor Almendros 5

2 John Alonzo 23

3 John Bailey 47

4 Bill Butler 74

5 Michael Chapman 99

6 Bill Fraker 127

7 Conrad Hall 152

8 Laszlo Kovacs 175

9 Owen Roizman 194

10 Vittorio Storaro 219

11 Mario Tosi 233

12 Haskell Wexler 247

13 Billy Williams 267

14 Gordon Willis 284

15 Vilmos Zsigmond 311

Glossary 339

Index 345

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