Directing the Camera

Three Legs of Film Directing – Camera Blocking

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I like to look at film directing as having three major legs, each comprised of many skills sets. Directing Performance Camera Blocking Directing Story In this post, I’m going to pickup where the last post left off and get into camera blocking. If you haven’t read the last post it’s called "Three Legs of Film

Framing Actors For Story Emotion

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[bctt tweet="Your framing communicates emotion after you communicate framing."] I believe filmmaking is a team sport, so I'm assuming you are working with a small or large crew. On the best productions, crew members have a copy of the the day's shooting script and accompanying shot-list. This list will be used by department heads to