Introduction to Cinematography: Learning Through Practice, 1st Edition

Introduction to Cinematography offers a practical, stage-by-stage guide to the creative and technical foundations of cinematography. Building from a skills-based approach focused on professional practice, cinematographer and author Tania Hoser provides a step-by-step introduction for both cinematographers and camera assistants to the techniques, processes, and procedures of working with cameras, lenses, and light. She provides…

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Basic Cinematography: A Creative Guide to Visual Storytelling, 1st Edition

The cinematographer must translate the ideas and emotions contained in a script into something that can be physically seen and felt onscreen, helping the director to fulfil the vision of the film. The shots may look good, but they will not serve the story until the composition, lenses, and lighting express, enhance, and reveal the…

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Digital Compositing for Film and Video: Production Workflows and Techniques, 4th Edition

Description Written by senior compositor, technical director and master trainer Steve Wright, this book condenses years of production experience into an easy-to-read and highly-informative guide suitable for both working and aspiring visual effects artists. This expanded and updated edition of Digital Compositing for Film and Video addresses the problems and difficult choices that professional compositors…

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Motion Picture and Video Lighting, 3rd Edition

Description Lighting is at the heart of filmmaking. The image, the mood, and the visual impact of a film are, to a great extent, determined by the skill and sensitivity of the director of photography in using lighting. Motion Picture and Video Lighting explores technical, aesthetic, and practical aspects of lighting for film and video.…

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Voice & Vision: A Creative Approach to Narrative Filmmaking, 3rd Edition

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. Written for independent filmmakers and film students who want a solid grounding in the tools, techniques, and processes of narrative film, this comprehensive manual covers all…

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Back Issue | Digital Edition: StudentFilmmakers Magazine, 2017, Vol. 12, No. 2

This Issue Includes: “URSA Mini 4.6k vs. URSA Mini Pro;” “How to Use Camera Framing as a Storytelling Tool;” and “Can LED Replace Traditional Fresnels?” Also, “Cinematography for Interviews: 7 Best Practices” and “60 Second Ad Plot Point Breakdown.” And other excellent education articles related to Camerwork, Directing, Cinematography, Screenwriting, Audio, and More. See Table…

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Testimonials

StudentFilmmakers Magazine Testimonials “StudentFilmmakers.com has advanced my knowledge as a cinematographer through both their information-rich website and hands-on workshops in Manhattan, New York, with industry leaders and experts.” ~Andy Levison, Steadicam Operator, New York “Thank you very much for the quality magazine and web site! It is, by far, the most awesome resource that I…

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