Sight, Sound, Motion: Applied Media Aesthetics / Edition 7

Sight, Sound, Motion: Applied Media Aesthetics / Edition 7

by Herbert Zettl
     
 

This book describes the major aesthetic image elements—light and color, space, time-motion, and sound—and how they are used in television and film. Zettl’s comprehensive coverage of aesthetic theory and his inclusion of effective visuals and examples place this text in a class by itself. See more details below

Overview

This book describes the major aesthetic image elements—light and color, space, time-motion, and sound—and how they are used in television and film. Zettl’s comprehensive coverage of aesthetic theory and his inclusion of effective visuals and examples place this text in a class by itself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133307358
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
175,694
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue1
1Applied Media Aesthetics2
2The First Aesthetic Field: Light16
3Structuring the First Aesthetic Field: Lighting32
4The Extended First Field: Color46
5Structuring Color: Function and Composition62
6The Two-Dimensional Field: Area72
7The Two-Dimensional Field: Forces Within the Screen88
8Structuring the Two-Dimensional Field: Interplay of Screen Forces114
9The Three-Dimensional Field: Depth and Volume140
10Structuring the Three-Dimensional Field: Building Screen Volume164
11Building Screen Space: Visualization182
12The Four-Dimensional Field: Time206
13The Four-Dimensional Field: Motion224
14Structuring the Four-Dimensional Field: Timing and Principal Motions244
15Structuring the Four-Dimensional Field: Continuity Editing264
16Structuring the Four-Dimensional Field: Complexity Editing290
17The Five-Dimensional Field: Sound306
18Structuring the Five-Dimensional Field: Sound Structures and Sound/Picture Combinations326
Epilogue359
Glossary361
Bibliography377
Photo Credits389
Index391

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