Television Production / Edition 14

Television Production / Edition 14

by Gerald Millerson, Jim Owens
     
 

ISBN-10: 0240520785

ISBN-13: 9780240520780

Pub. Date: 08/19/2009

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Television Production offers you a very practical guide to professional TV and video production techniques. You will find straightforward description and explanations of the equipment you will use, and discover the best ways to use it. You will also learn how to anticipate and quickly overcome typical everyday problems.

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Television Production offers you a very practical guide to professional TV and video production techniques. You will find straightforward description and explanations of the equipment you will use, and discover the best ways to use it. You will also learn how to anticipate and quickly overcome typical everyday problems.

You will explore in detail all the major features of television production, learning the secrets of top-grade camerawork, persuasive lighting techniques, effective sound treatment, as well as the subtle processes of scenic design and the art of video editing.

Successful program-making is about communication and persuasion. It is not merely a matter of knowing which buttons to press, but how to influence and persuade your audience, hold their attention, develop their interest, and arouse their emotions. This book tells you how to do all this - and much more.

The fourteenth edition has been completely revamped:
* New: Coauthor Jim Owens brings his wealth of teaching and international broadcasting experience
* New: In brilliant full color for the first time, hundreds of new photos and illustrations demonstrate the techniques presented in the book
* New: Thoroughly overhauled with the latest developments in tools and technology
* New: Focus on the latest equipment, delivery methods, and convergence of digital technology

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240520780
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/19/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
424
Sales rank:
1,331,294
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Part I The Foundations of Television Production
Chapter 1 Overview of Television Production
Chapter 2 The People Who Make It Happen
Chapter 3 The Television Production Facility
Chapter 4 How TV Works
Chapter 5 The Production Process

Part II The Crafts of Television
Chapter 6 The Script & Production Plan
Chapter 7 What the Camera Can Do
Chapter 8 Handling the Camera
Chapter 9 The Persuasive Camera
Chapter 10 Creating the Image
Chapter 11 Lighting
Chapter 12 Audio for Television
Chapter 13 Television Graphics

Part III Sets, Makeup and Costumes
Chapter 14 Backgrounds & Sets
Chapter 15 Makeup and Costumes

Part IV Recording and Editing the Production
Chapter 16 Recording the Program
Chapter 17 Editing the Production

Part V Production Techniques
Chapter 18 Production Practices
Chapter 19 The Studio Production
Chapter 20 Production Style
Chapter 21 Remote Production

Part VI Engineering
Chapter 22 Engineering

Glossary
Index

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