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Tips for your approach, from the overall vision to the nuts-and-bolts of realising it.
Incentives and value you can offer your crew.
A shot-by-shot breakdown of a sequence from a film the director… didn’t direct?
A fun, hands-on way to learn the craft – and illusion – of film-making.
An intro to technical basics, to capture the best possible image.
Or: How to make a $25 million film look like a blockbuster.
Handy guides to knowing how, when, and most importantly why, to move the camera.
Placing light sources within shots – and how it can improve them.
A beginner’s guide to light, from warm to cool – and how the camera captures it.
The image powering films from Spaghetti Westerns to intimate character studies.
Why hi-res isn’t always better – and how it isn’t even always hi-res.