Setting Up Your Shots: Great Camera Moves Every Filmmaker Should Know [NOOK Book]

Overview

This book is the one-step encyclopedia of visual storytelling techniques for directors, storyboard artists, film students, home video enthusiasts or anyone who simply wants to learn more about how movies are made. Written in clear, non-technical language and laid out in a non-linear format with self-contained chapters for easy reference, Setting Up Your Shots is designed to be useful to filmmakers of all experience levels. Beginning filmmakers and students may want to read it through chapter by chapter, while ...
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Setting Up Your Shots: Great Camera Moves Every Filmmaker Should Know

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Overview

This book is the one-step encyclopedia of visual storytelling techniques for directors, storyboard artists, film students, home video enthusiasts or anyone who simply wants to learn more about how movies are made. Written in clear, non-technical language and laid out in a non-linear format with self-contained chapters for easy reference, Setting Up Your Shots is designed to be useful to filmmakers of all experience levels. Beginning filmmakers and students may want to read it through chapter by chapter, while experienced directors or storyboard artists can use it as a quick-reference guide.

Audience: Independent filmmakers and film students. Home video buffs. Cinema fans.

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Filmmakers receive a basic introduction to visual storytelling techniques which show how to use film to tell a story or display information. Here examples from both classic and new films from around the world serve as teaching tools for new film students, with chapters packing in exercises and insights.
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Filmmakers receive a basic introduction to visual storytelling techniques which show how to use film to tell a story or display information. Here examples from both classic and new films from around the world serve as teaching tools for new film students, with chapters packing in exercises and insights.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781615930173
  • Publisher: Wiese, Michael Productions
  • Publication date: 7/1/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 155
  • Sales rank: 757,887
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Vineyard is a writer and director.

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Table of Contents

Basic Cinematic Techniques 1
Composition Techniques 13
Crane Techniques 23
Techniques of Movement 35
Techniques of Perspective 51
Camera Techniques 65
Editing Techniques 79
Miscellaneous Techniques 103
Summary 123
About the Authors 124
Movies Reference 125
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