Master Shots: 100 Advanced Camera Techniques to Get an Expensive Look on Your Low-Budget Movie
Publication Date 1 Jan 2009
OverviewLearn the techniques to execute complex, original shots on any budget. Use the secrets of the master directors to give your film the look and feel of a multi-million-dollar movie. This title discusses about Landscape (widescreen) format. "Master Shots" gives filmmakers the techniques they need to execute complex, original shots on any budget. By using powerful master shots and well-executed moves, directors can develop a strong style and stand out from the crowd. Most low-budget movies look low-budget, because the director is forced to compromise at the last minute. "Master Shots" gives you so many powerful techniques that you'll be able to respond, even under pressure, and create knockout shots. Even when the clock is ticking and the light fading, the techniques in this book can rescue your film, and make every shot look like it cost a fortune. Each technique is illustrated with samples from great feature films and computer-generated diagrams for absolute clarity. The set-ups, moves and methods of the greats are there for the taking, whatever your budget. Make your film look great for a pittance and sell it for a fortune!