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DSLR cinema : crafting the film look with video

Author: Kurt Lancaster
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Focal Press/Elsevier, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Video-capable DSLR cameras give filmmakers a quality previously impossible without high-end cinema cameras. Exploring the cinematic quality and features offered by hybrid DSLRs, this book empowers the filmmaker to craft visually stunning images inexpensively. to think more like a cinematographer than a videographer, whether shooting for a feature, short fiction, documentary, video journalism, or even a wedding. DSLR  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Lancaster
ISBN: 9780240815510 0240815513
OCLC Number: 664258244
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxxii, 286 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1: DSLR shooter's toolkit : a cinematographer's guide to crafting astounding images and telling better stories. Composition, blocking, and camera movement ; Lighting your DSLR shoot ; Exposing your shots with DSLRs : metering with the zone system and using the right lens ; Using DSLR picture styles : pitfalls of presets and creating custom styles ; Recording quality audio with DSLRs : yes, it's possible! ; DSLR postproduction workflow and techniques : transcoding footage, syncing audio, and color grading ; Telling better stories with your DSLR --
Part 2: Master DSLR shooters at work : case studies. Crafting the film look with postproduction work : Casulo (2009), directed by Benardo Uzeda, Brazil, 17 min. ; Crafting the film look by building a rapport with characters : 16 teeth : Cumbria's last traditional rakemakers (2009), directed by Rii Schroer, England, 2:29 min. ; Crafting the film look with cinema lenses : A day at the races (2010), directed by Philip Bloom, United States, 6:00 min. ; Crafting the film look with location and CGI art : The chrysalis (2010), directed by Jeremy Ian Thomas, 'United States, 6:54 min. ; Crafting the film look with light, composition, and blocking : The last 3 minutes (2010), directed by Po Chan, director of photography Shane Hurlbut, ASC, United States, 5:18 min. --
Part 3: Getting the gear. DSLR cinema gear by budget ; Conclusion: From film to HDSLR cinema.
Responsibility: Kurt Lancaster.

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Video-capable DSLR cameras give filmmakers a quality previously impossible without high-end cinema cameras. Exploring the cinematic quality and features offered by hybrid DSLRs, this book offers  Read more...

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"A huge thank you to Kurt Lancaster for giving a voice to HDSLR in this new trail-blazing book." -Shane Hurlbut, ASC (DP of Terminator Salvation) "This book should be in every camera bag. A rich, Read more...

 
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