Behind the Lens

Author: Jay Holben

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1317604849

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 440

View: 1967

Filmmaker Jay Holben has been battling in the production trenches for most of his life. For the past 17 years, he’s chronicled his adventures in the pages of American Cinematographer, Digital Video, Videography, and TV Technology. Now, in Behind the Lens: Dispatches from the Cinematic Trenches, he’s compiled nearly 100 of his best articles on everything from camera technology and lenses to tips and techniques for better lighting. Whether you’re making independent films, commercials, music videos, documentaries, television shows, event videos, or industrials, this full color collection provides the tools you need to take your work to the next level and succeed in the world of digital motion imaging. Featured topics include: *Tech, including the fundamentals of how digital images are formed and how they evolved to match the look of a film, as well as image compression and control *Optics, providing a thorough examination of lenses and lens interchangeability, depth of field, filters, flare, quality, MTF, and more *Cameras, instructing you in using exposure tools, ISO, white balance, infrared, and stabilizers *Lighting, featuring advice on using lighting sources and fixtures and how to tackle common lighting problems Additional tips and tricks cover improving audio, celestial photography, deciding if film school is right for you, and much more. For over a decade Jay Holben has worked as a director of photography in Los Angeles on features, commercials, television shows, and music videos. He is a former technical editor and frequent contributing writer for American Cinematographer, the current technical editor and columnist for Digital Video, and the lighting columnist for TV Technology. The author of A Shot in the Dark: A Creative DIY Guide to Digital Video Lighting on (Almost) No Budget, Holben is also on faculty for the Global Cinematography Institute. He is now an independent producer and director.

The Camera Assistant

Author: Douglas C. Hart

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 0240800427

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 421

View: 2635

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Camera Assistant's Manual

Author: David E. Elkins, SOC

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136048650

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 544

View: 7918

The Fifth Edition of The Camera Assistant's Manual has been completely updated to reflect the technology of today, providing crucial guidance to student filmmakers as they prepare to enter the professional world and work as camera assistants. David Elkins has the technical know-how to provide students with easy to follow advice about how to act on set, what a camera assistant is expected to do, and all the tips and tricks that will make a first or second camera assistant ready to advance to the next level. Readers will learn how the skill sets of a 1st or 2nd AC (Camera Assistant) in film and digital (HD) intertwine, how they differ, and all they need to know to do both jobs well. The advancements in HD and digital video are only adding to an already demanding job, and this fifth edition of The Camera Assistant's Manual provides Camera Assistant novices and experienced ACs alike with valuable knowledge that they need to work in both formats. This nuts and bolts guide covers the basics of cinematography, how to maintain a camera, how to transport a camera, how to troubleshoot common problems that arise on set, and even advice about interviewing for the job. The new edition has also been updated to include new forms, checklists, tables, and illustrations that will be essential to the success of any camera assistant. Using problem solving skills, readers will hone proficiency both on the set and off, and they will find a vital tool for their toolkits in this book.

Science For Tenth Class Part 1 Physics


Publisher: S. Chand Publishing

ISBN: 9352831802

Category: Science

Page: N.A

View: 5256

A series of six books for Classes IX and X according to the CBSE syllabus

Science For Tenth Class Part 1 Physics

Author: Lakhmir Singh & Manjit Kaur

Publisher: S. Chand Publishing

ISBN: 935501029X

Category: Science

Page: N.A

View: 8998

A series of six books for Classes IX and X according to the CBSE syllabus. Each class divided into 3 parts. Part 1 - Physics Part 2 - Chemistry Part 3 - Biology

Beyond the Lens

Author: Betty Salisbury Parham,Pepper Parham Lowery

Publisher: America Star Books

ISBN: 1680900919

Category: Fiction

Page: 614

View: 8901

"In the small Southern town of Slidell, Louisiana, the photography studio Gracie works for moves into their new location... an old house where strange occurrences start to happen. Gracie falls in love with her co-worker Johnny, who was recently paralyzed, and he secretly falls in love with her. The two battle with their feelings for one another. During this time, the other employees deal with the drama in their own lives; finding love, abusive relationships and discovering what is truly beyond the lens. Beyond the Lens is a generation sequel to the authors' first novel Some Memories Don't Fade. Betty was born in New Orleans, LA and moved to Slidell, LA in 1977. Her daughter Pepper grew up in Slidell where she settled and raised her four children. Together they co-authored Some Memories Don't Fade followed by Beyond the Lens. Pepper has remarried and she and her husband, David, are the proud parents of six children. Betty has retired from writing, but Pepper is working on her third novel, a romantic drama."

Basic Photographic Materials and Processes

Author: Nanette L. Salvaggio

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136102221

Category: Photography

Page: 480

View: 5691

In order to develop your artistic skills to the best of your ability, you first must understand the science and the fundamentals of photography. Whether you are a student of photography or a seasoned professional, this thoroughly updated edition of the classic text Basic Photographic Materials and Processes will provide all of the scientific information that you need. Full color throughout for the first time, this third edition covers new topics including digital resolution, digital sensor technology, scanner technology, color management, and tone reproduction.

Physics of the Life Sciences

Author: Jay Newman

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0387772588

Category: Science

Page: 720

View: 7542

Each chapter has three types of learning aides for students: open-ended questions, multiple-choice questions, and quantitative problems. There is an average of about 50 per chapter. There are also a number of worked examples in the chapters, averaging over 5 per chapter, and almost 600 photos and line drawings.

Introduction to Optics

Author: Frank L. Pedrotti,Leno M. Pedrotti,Leno S. Pedrotti

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1108563325

Category: Science

Page: N.A

View: 9108

Introduction to Optics is now available in a re-issued edition from Cambridge University Press. Designed to offer a comprehensive and engaging introduction to intermediate and upper level undergraduate physics and engineering students, this text also allows instructors to select specialized content to suit individual curricular needs and goals. Specific features of the text, in terms of coverage beyond traditional areas, include extensive use of matrices in dealing with ray tracing, polarization, and multiple thin-film interference; three chapters devoted to lasers; a separate chapter on the optics of the eye; and individual chapters on holography, coherence, fiber optics, interferometry, Fourier optics, nonlinear optics, and Fresnel equations.