Cinematography: Theory and Practice: Image Making for
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- Cinematography: Theory and Practice: Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors: Volume 3 - Kindle edition by Blain Brown. Humor & Entertainment Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.
- Blain Brown
- 15 September 2017 Blain Brown
Its been a painful transition from film to digital for many cinematographers Brown takes the mystery out of it and presents the technical aspects of this change seamlessly It is, after all, about art Judy Irola, ASC, Conrad Hall Chair in Cinematography and Color Timing, USC School of Cinematic Arts As a practicing cinematographer who also teaches, I consider The Filmmakers Guide to Digital Imaging essential reading for my students Blain Brown demystifies the technical processes of digital cinematography from the most basic to thecomplex Given the recent rapid development in this field, working professionals too will find this is a must have guide Im one of them Anthony Jannelli, Head of Graduate Cinematography, Tisch School of the Arts, New York UniversityBlain Brown was educated at CW Post College MIT and Harvard Graduate School of Design He began in New York as a commercial still photographer before starting in the film business After working as a gaffer, be became a cinematographer doing primarily commercials and music videos After completing his first feature film, he moved to Los Angeles where he has been Director of Photography onfeature films as well as national commercials, promotional films, industrials, music videos and documentaries He has worked in many states in the US as well as Mexico, Canada, India, Italy, France, the Philippines and Jordan His experience includes mm and mm projects, as well as P High Def, DigiBeta, BetaSP and DV He has completed projects as a director, editor and screenwriter with three screenplays produced He has also taught courses in storytelling and visual communication As a Director of Photography specializing in features and commercials, he is now based in Los Angeles His books include A Sense of Place Motion Picture and Video Lighting and The Filmmaker s Pocket Reference His work can be seen at BlainBrown