ISBN-10:
0240814738
ISBN-13:
9780240814735
Pub. Date:
09/15/2011
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Filming the Fantastic: A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography / Edition 2

Filming the Fantastic: A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography / Edition 2

by Mark Sawicki
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ISBN-13: 9780240814735
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/15/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 11.90(h) x 4.30(d)

About the Author

Mark Sawicki is a camera man, artist, and actor. He has had many roles in the world of film, from teaching visual effects for over 15 years at the UCLA extension, authoring video programs on the art of clay animation, and being an independent stop motion animator on several MTV videos. He won an Emmy Certificate for his contribution to the television series, Star Trek while working as a cameraman for Illusion Arts. He won a Clio for his camera work while at Celestial Mechanics Incorporated. Mark is currently a digital colorist and effects camera supervisor at Custom Film Effects. A few of his recent films include Premonition, The Black Dahlia, 40 Year Old Virgin, and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

Table of Contents

Forced Perspective; Latent Image Matte Painting; Stop Motion and Dynamation; Film and the Photochemical Process; Motion Picture Formats and the Optical Process; Digital Scanning and Recording/Digital Compositing Methods; Cinema and Shooting Elements; Blue and Green Screen Practical Examples; Motion Control vs. Tracking; Creating and Shooting Miniatures; Miniatures vs. Computer Graphics; Shooting Elements: Fire, Explosions, Snow, Bubbles, etc.; Planning for Fixes; Personalities and the Work Environment; Glossary

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