Blain Brown. · Rating details · ratings · 19 reviews. Lavishly produced and illustrated, Cinematography covers the entire range of the profession. Brown, Blain. Cinematography: theory and practice: image making for cinematographers and directors / Blain Brown. p. cm. ISBN 1 . Cinematography: Theory and Practice: Imagemaking for Cinematographers, Directors & Videographers. Front Cover. Blain Brown. Focal Press,
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Really awesome book on the various duties of the DP! It feels like a quality book as the pages are filled with glossy photos and charts.
Visual language Visual storytelling Continuity and coverage Cameras and digital sensors Exposure techniques for film and video Color in-depth Understanding digital images Waveform monitors, vectorscopes, and test charts Using linear, gamma, and log encoded video Image control and grading on the set The tools and basics of film lighting ASC-CDL, ACES and other new methods Optics and focus Camera movement Set operations Green screen, high speed and other topics.
In addition, directors will benefit from the book’s focus on the body of knowledge they should share with their Director of Photography. A leading book in the field, Cinematography has been translated into many languages and is a staple at the world’s top film schools. The book is not just a comprehensive guide to current professional practice; it goes beyond to explain the theory behind the practice, so you understand how the rules came about and when it’s appropriate to break them.
To ask other readers questions about Cinematographyplease sign up. Return to Book Page. He throry directed and edited features and commercials, worked as a producer and has had three screenplays produced. A classic text to educate the mind on lighting possibilities for both film and everyday photography.
I am not a cinematographer, but this provided me with a good overview of the field for the purposes of my work as a game cinematics producer and I learned a lot about how movies are made, to boot.
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Otherwise, look some place else. Lavishly produced and illustrated, Cinematography covers the entire range of the profession.
In addition, directors will benefit from the focus on the body of knowledge they should share with their Director of Photography. So after a few months of studying film in all its snd, it was a little easier to get through it.
Open Preview See a Problem? He has also taught courses in storytelling and visual communication. Paperbackpages. A tourist’s phrasebook and fluent speaker’s aide memoire of the language and practice of making films. If I had found this book before going to film school, Prwctice think I would have second guessed whether or not I needed to go.
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Cinematography: Theory and Practice : Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors
Very informative, but feel free to jump around if you have a background in still photography. Jan 20, Vanessa rated it liked it Shelves: Dance Music Manual Rick Snoman.
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Way Beyond Monochrome 2e Ralph W. Blain Brown Limited preview – Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Recognizing ;ractice professionals know when to break the rules and when to abide by them, this book discusses many examples of fresh ideas and experiments in cinematography. Mateo Padula rated it it was amazing Feb 18, I have many of the cinematography books on the market and I’ve found this one to be the most interesting and easy to read.
The world of cinematography has changed more in the last few years than it has since it has inwhen sound recording was introduced. Other books in this series. On the whole, the book is much more tedious and confusing than it should be.
New technology, new tools and new methods have revolutionized the art and craft of telling stories visually. Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors. Very good, informative book on the subject. Few art forms are as tied to their cinematotraphy and technology as is cinematography.