Download E-books Game of Colors: Moderne Bewegtbildproduktion: Theorie und Praxis für Film, Video und Fernsehen (X.media.press) (German Edition) PDF

Die Umstellung auf die Digitaltechnik kommt einer Revolution in der movie- und TV-Produktion gleich, für die neue Techniken eingesetzt werden:

Scene-linear colour Workflow, digitale Kameratechnik, electronic Compositing, intensity- und Deep-Compositing, Stereo3D, 3D-Modelling und Rendering zur Verwendung in Live-Action-Footage sowie Lidar-unterstütztes Matchmoving und Keying von Greenscreen-Aufnahmen sind Kernthemen dieses Buchs, die zu neuen Workflow-bezogenen Produktionsketten führen.

Die Autoren erläutern die Grundlagen dieser modernen Produktionsketten in movie, Fernsehen und VFX für professionelle Anwender. 

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Download E-books The A to Z of Italian Cinema (The A to Z Guide Series) PDF

The Italian cinema is thought of as one of many nice pillars of worldwide cinema. motion pictures like Ladri di biciclette (1948), l. a. dolce vita (1960), and Nuovo cinema Paradiso (1988) attracted extraordinary overseas acclaim and a name, which in basic terms keep growing. Italian cinema has produced such appearing legends as Sophia Loren and Roberto Benigni, in addition to world-renowned filmmakers like Federico Fellini, Sergio Leone, Mario Bava, Dario Argento, and Lina Wertmüller, the 1st lady to ever be nominated for the easiest Director award. The A to Z of Italian Cinema offers a greater knowing of the position Italian cinema has performed in movie historical past via a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, appendixes, black-&-white pictures, and 1000s of cross-referenced dictionary entries on actors, actresses, videos, manufacturers, corporations, awards, movie credit, and terminology.

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Download E-books A Short History of Film PDF

By Wheeler Winston Dixon, Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

A brief historical past of Film, moment version, offers a concise and actual review of the background of global cinema, detailing the most important activities, administrators, studios, and genres from 1896 via 2012. followed by means of greater than 250 infrequent colour and black-and-white stills--including many from contemporary films--the re-creation is unequalled in its panoramic view, conveying a feeling of cinema's sweep within the 20th and early twenty-first centuries because it is practiced within the usa and round the world.

Wheeler Winston Dixon and Gwendolyn Audrey Foster current new and amended insurance of the as well as updating the beginning and dying dates and ultimate works of awesome administrators. Their improved concentrate on key movies brings the publication firmly into the electronic period and chronicles the demise of movie as a creation medium.

The e-book takes readers in the course of the invention of the kinetoscope, the advent of sound and colour among the 2 global wars, and eventually the computer-generated imagery of the current day. It info major sessions in global cinema, together with the early significant industries in Europe, the dominance of the Hollywood studio method within the Nineteen Thirties and Forties, and the French New Wave of the Nineteen Sixties. realization is given to small self reliant efforts in constructing countries and the extra own self reliant movie stream that in brief flourished within the usa, the numerous filmmakers of all international locations, and the consequences of censorship and law on construction all over the place. moreover, the authors comprise the tales of ladies and different minority filmmakers who've usually been missed in different texts.

"This booklet offers an summary of the final hundred plus years of foreign movie historical past. For a compact quantity, 384 pages of textual content, it presents unusually entire assurance. a great and reasonable reference advisor for college kids of film."--Saul J. Amdursky (PLA)

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Download E-books Masters of Light: Conversations with Contemporary Cinematographers PDF

Through conversations held with fifteen of the main entire modern cinematographers, the authors discover the operating global of the individual that controls the visible glance and magnificence of a movie. This reissue encompasses a new foreword through cinematographer John Bailey and a brand new preface by way of the authors, which convey this vintage advisor to cinematography, in print for greater than twenty-five years, into the twenty-first century.

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Download E-books James Cameron: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series) PDF

James Cameron (b. 1954) is lauded as essentially the most winning and leading edge filmmakers of the final thirty years. His movies usually holiday documents, either of their gigantic budgets and of their box-office profits. They contain such hits as The Terminator, Aliens, The Abyss, Titanic, and Avatar. half scientist, half dramatist, Cameron combines those features into artistic and appealing motion pictures that frequently push the bounds of lighting tricks to deal with his mind's eye. James Cameron: Interviews chronicles the writer-director's upward thrust during the Hollywood procedure, highlighted by way of his "can-do" angle and his insatiable force to make the easiest movie possible.

As a tender boy becoming up in Canada, Cameron imagined himself an astronaut, a deep-sea explorer, a technological know-how fiction author, or a filmmaker. Transplanted to southern California, he could cross directly to discover a lot of these boyhood fantasies.

This selection of interviews presents glimpses of the filmmaker as he advances from Roger Corman's underling to "king of the world." The interviews are drawn from a few resources together with television appearances and conversations on blogs, that have by no means been released in print. Spanning greater than two decades, this assortment constructs a concise and thorough exam of Cameron, a filmmaker who has nearly single-handedly ushered Hollywood into the twenty-first century.

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Download E-books Cross-Cultural Filmmaking: A Handbook for Making Documentary and Ethnographic Films and Videos PDF

By Ilisa Barbash

This striking instruction manual used to be encouraged through the unique matters of anthropologists and others who movie humans within the box. The authors hide the sensible, technical, and theoretical points of filming, from fundraising to exhibition, in lucid and entire detail—information by no means earlier than assembled in a single position. the 1st part discusses filmmaking types and the assumptions that often cover unacknowledged in the back of them, in addition to the sensible and moral matters keen on relocating from fieldwork to filmmaking. the second one part concisely and obviously explains the technical facets, together with the right way to pick out and use gear, the way to shoot movie and video, and the explanations for selecting one or the opposite, and the way to list sound. ultimately, the 3rd part outlines the complete technique of filmmaking: preproduction, construction, postproduction, and distribution. choked with worthy illustrations and overlaying documentary and ethnographic filmmaking of every kind, Cross-Cultural Filmmaking may be as necessary to the anthropologist or self sufficient documentarian on place as to the scholar within the classroom.

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Download E-books The Digital Filmmaking Handbook (with CD-ROM) (Graphics Series) PDF

By Ben Long, Sonja Schenk

New video expertise makes it attainable to provide Hollywood-quality gains, documentaries, education motion pictures, and numerous different productions at a fragment of the price of conventional movie creation. To grasp those electronic instruments or construction, manufacturers have to know the way to combine those applied sciences with the normal filmmakers' assets. while you are drawn to, or are at the moment generating electronic beneficial properties, documentaries, or education fabric, every thing you want to find out about electronic undefined, software program, scripting, construction, postproduction, and modifying is integrated during this finished source. The publication publications amateur filmmakers during the whole construction strategy, (covering either home windows and Macintosh platform issues), whereas assisting skilled filmmakers observe how DV differs from what they already recognize. it is not with regards to video in your computing device, it is approximately utilizing your laptop to create productions that may be allotted on the internet, domestic video, broadcast tv, projection or video together with NTSC, buddy or DTV. The textual content: contains an in-depth research and comparability of a few of the electronic video codecs and cameras; info a number of the supply codecs together with the internet, domestic video, television, projection, and video (NTSC, buddy or DTV); and offers a close clarification of ways to move electronic video to movie (including pattern QuickTime videos of transferred footage). The CD-ROM contains pattern productions to take advantage of within the studying approach, demos of top items, and different assisting records for the data lined within the ebook.

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By Peter Brunette

This is the 1st full-length learn in any language of the main major movie director of Italian Neorealism. Peter Brunette combines shut analyses of Roberto Rossellini's formal and narrative type with a radical account of his place within the political and cultural panorama of postwar Italy. greater than 40 motion pictures are explored, together with Open urban, Paisan, Voyage to Italy, the increase to strength of Louis XIV, and movies made within the director's later years that documented an important epochs in human history.

Brunette's ebook relies on 8 years of analysis, within which he interviewed contributors of the director's kin in addition to Rossellini himself. Brunette additionally attracts on an immense physique of eu and American feedback and discusses a few of the highbrow debates spawned by way of the director's paintings. This landmark examine is either a entire advent to 1 of the main influential practitioners of the modern cinema and a boldly unique dialogue of Italian Neorealism.

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By Nick Rees-Roberts

French Queer Cinema examines the illustration of queer identities and sexualities in modern French filmmaking. This groundbreaking quantity is the 1st complete examine of the cultural formation and demanding reception of latest queer movie and video in France. French Queer Cinema addresses the emergence of a homosexual cinema within the French context because the overdue Nineteen Nineties, together with serious insurance of flicks via very important modern administrators similar to François Ozon, Sébastien Lifshitz, Patrice Chéreau, André Téchiné and Christophe Honoré. Nick Rees-Roberts transposes modern Anglo-American Queer conception to the research of French reveal tradition, drawing specific awareness to problems with race and migration corresponding to troublesome fantasies of Arab masculinities in queer cinematic creation. This theoretically-informed e-book engages with a few fault-lines operating via queer cultural illustration in France together with transgender dissent and the consequences of AIDS and loss at the formation of queer identities and sexualities.

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Download E-books George A. Romero: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series) PDF

George A. Romero (b. 1940) has completed a shocking durability as director due to the fact that his first movie, Night of the residing Dead (1968). After lately moving to Canada, he exhibits no indicators of slowing up: his fresh movie, Survival of the Dead (2009), is mentioned in a brand new interview performed by means of Tony Williams for this quantity, and nonetheless different movies are looking ahead to unencumber. even supposing generally known as a director of zombie movies, a style he himself introduced, Romero's movies usually go beyond effortless labels. His motion pictures are most sensible understood as allegorical commentaries on American existence that simply occur to suitable horror as a handy motor vehicle. Romero's motion pictures surround works as various as The Crazies, Hungry Wives, Knightriders, and Bruiser.

The interviews during this assortment disguise a interval of over 40 years. In no matter what layout they initially appeared-the published web page, the net, or the video interview-these discussions illustrate either the evolution of Romero's selected kinds of know-how and the advance of his wondering the connection among cinema and society. They current Romero as an self sufficient director in each feel of the word.

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