The Camera Assistant's Manual
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|Format: ||Paperback, 416 pages, 3rd Revised edition Edition|
|Other Information: ||235 colour illustrations, bibliography, glossary|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 04 October 2000|
The Camera Assistant's Manual, Third Edition is a nuts and bolts guide offering beginning camera assistants and film students information on all aspects of this unique position within the film industry--from cinematography basics to interviewing for the job. The Camera Assistant's Manual provides complete descriptions of all aspects of the First and Second Assistant Cameraman positions, as well as complete sections on tips for the First and Second Assistant. This new edition also features an expanded camera section, which lists and illustrates the new cameras, as well as specialized camera and lens accessories. A chapter outlining the positions within the camera department will help beginners make informed decisions and understand the various responsibilities and duties department members perform. Numerous examples of the types of problems the camera assistant may encounter help readers develop problem-solving skills. The Camera Assistant's Manual, Third Edition is a must for every camera assistant's ditty bag or tool kit.
Table of Contents
Introduction; Basics of Cinematography; The Camera Department; Second Camera Assistant; First Camera Assistant; Problems and Troubleshooting; Cameras; Before, During and After the Job; Appendix A: Film Stock; Appendix B: Equipment; Appendix C: Camera Department Checklists and Production Forms; Appendix D: Tools and Accessories; Appendix E: Tables and Formulas; Recommended Reading; Glossary
Covers all cinematography basics Equally accessible to beginners and experienced cameramen Heavily illustrated, with checklists, tables, and sample forms
22.5 x 15 centimetres (0.48 kg) |