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Cinematography (from Greek: κίνημα, kinema "movements" and γράφειν, graphein "to record") is the art or science of motion picture photography.  It is the technique of movie photography, including both the shooting and development of the film. The cinematographer could also be referred to as the film director's main visual collaborator
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How Video Works
How Video Works: From Broadcast to the Cloud 3rd Ed.
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How Video Works raises the curtain on how video is created, scanned, transmitted, stored, compressed, encoded, delivered and streamed to its multitude of destinations.
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Understanding Digital Cinema A Professional Handbook
Understanding Digital Cinema A Professional Handbook
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UNDERSTANDING DIGITAL CINEMA: A PROFESSIONAL HANDBOOK is a comprehensive resource on all aspects of finishing, distributing and displaying film digitally. more info
Cinema 4D The Artist's Project Sourcebook, 3rd Edition
Cinema 4D The Artist's Project Sourcebook, 3rd Edition
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Get the essential concepts and techniques without drowning in the technical complexities. more info
Filming the Fantastic A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography, 2nd Edition
Filming the Fantastic A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography, 2nd Edition
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Don't waste valuable time and budget fixing your footage in post! Shoot the effects you want effectively and creatively the first time. more info
Shooting Movies Without Shooting Yourself in the Foot Becoming a Cinematographer
Shooting Movies Without Shooting Yourself in the Foot Becoming a Cinematographer
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Shooting Movies is the book for all those film enthusiasts who can't get on a professional set or can't undertake studies at an expensive film school. more info
Digital Cinematography Fundamentals, Tools, Techniques, and Workflows
Digital Cinematography Fundamentals, Tools, Techniques, and Workflows
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With the shift from film to digital, a new view of the future of cinematography has emerged. Today’s successful cinematographer must be equal parts artist, technician, and business-person. more info
The Steadicam Operator's Handbook 2nd Edition
The Steadicam Operator's Handbook 2nd Edition
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Both informational and inspirational, THE STEADICAM® OPERATOR'S HANDBOOK is the number one comprehensive guide to becoming a successful owner and operator of the Steadicam. more info
Cinematic Storytelling: The 100 Most Powerful Film Conventions Every Filmmaker Must Know
Cinematic Storytelling: The 100 Most Powerful Film Conventions Every Filmmaker Must Know
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“One of the most comprehensive and insightful how-to's out there. Save the Cat! is a must-read for both the novice and the professional screenwriter.” – Todd Black, Producer, Hope Springs, The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3, The Pursuit of Happyness, The Weather Man, Antwone Fisher more info
Directing Actors: Creating Memorable Performances for Film & Television
Directing Actors: Creating Memorable Performances for Film & Television
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Internationally-renowned directing coach Weston demonstrates what constitutes a good performance, what actors want from a director, what directors do wrong, script analysis and preparation, how actors work, and shares insights into the director/actor relationship.

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Setting Up Your Shots: Great Camera Moves Every Filmmaker Should Know
Setting Up Your Shots: Great Camera Moves Every Filmmaker Should Know
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An excellent primer for beginner filmmakers, as well as a handy quick-reference guide for experienced directors. more info
Master Shots Vol 2: Shooting Great Dialogue Scenes
Master Shots Vol 2: Shooting Great Dialogue Scenes
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Whatever your budget, there is an exciting way to capture dialogue.

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Filmmaking for Teens: Pulling Off Your Shorts
Filmmaking for Teens: Pulling Off Your Shorts
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With over 20 hours of video being uploaded to YouTube every minute, how can a young filmmaker possibly stand out? By reading and applying the tools of Filmmaking for Teens more info
Basic Cinematography A Creative Guide to Visual Storytelling
Basic Cinematography A Creative Guide to Visual Storytelling
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Voice & Vision: A Creative Approach to Narrative Filmmaking, 3rd Ed.
Voice & Vision: A Creative Approach to Narrative Filmmaking, 3rd Ed.
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Develop your creative voice while acquiring the practical skills and confidence to use it with this new and fully updated edition of Mick Hurbis-Cherrier’s filmmaking bible, Voice & Vision more info
Cinematography: Theory and Practice Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors
Cinematography: Theory and Practice Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors
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Digital Storytelling Capturing Lives, Creating Community
Digital Storytelling Capturing Lives, Creating Community
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In this revised and updated edition of the StoryCenter's popular guide to digital storytelling, StoryCenter founder Joe Lambert offers budding storytellers the skills and tools they need to craft compelling digital stories. more info
Directing Film Techniques and Aesthetics, 6th Ed.
Directing Film Techniques and Aesthetics, 6th Ed.
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The Marketing Edge for Filmmakers: Developing a Marketing Mindset from Concept to Release
The Marketing Edge for Filmmakers: Developing a Marketing Mindset from Concept to Release
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Written for working and aspiring filmmakers, directors, producers and screenwriters more info
Documentary Storytelling: Creative Nonfiction on Screen
Documentary Storytelling: Creative Nonfiction on Screen
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Documentary Storytelling has reached filmmakers and filmgoers worldwide with its unique focus on the key ingredient for success in the growing global documentary marketplace: storytelling. more info
Experimental Filmmaking and the Motion Picture Camera An Introductory Guide for Artists and Filmmakers
Experimental Filmmaking and the Motion Picture Camera An Introductory Guide for Artists and Filmmakers
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The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens: The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image
The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens: The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image
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The Language of the Lens explores the expressive power of the camera lens and the storytelling contributions that this critical tool can make to a film project. more info
Introduction to Cinematography Learning Through Practice
Introduction to Cinematography Learning Through Practice
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The Filmmaker’s Guide to Digital Imaging for Cinematographers, Digital Imaging Technicians, and Camera Assistants
The Filmmaker’s Guide to Digital Imaging for Cinematographers, Digital Imaging Technicians, and Camera Assistants
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The revised twelfth edition of Video Production: Disciplines and Techniques introduces readers to the operations underlying video production more info
   
 
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