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Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment By David Samuelson (Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society)

Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment by David Samuelson (Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society)

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Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment Summary

Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment by David Samuelson (Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society)

Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment enables cinematographers and film producers to find their way through the bewildering array of equipment offered for professional use. Electronic and computer control mechanisms and video assist are all covered in this practical, easy to understand volume.



The contents range from imaging problems, close focusing and handholding, to tables, diagrams and terminology, making the book a valuable reference source for students or those new to cinematography.

The first edition of the book was awarded the Goldovski Prize for Technical Writing by the International Union of Technical Cinematography Associations.



Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment Reviews

'David W Samuelson, with a wealth of experience as a cinematographer, has collated a gold-mine of information into this Media Manual.
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Table of Contents

The producer's choice; Choosing a camera; The camera movement; Registration; The shutter; Adjustable shutters; Reflex viewfinder systems; The ground glass; Viewfinder optical system; Sports and monocular finders; Aperture plate; Lenses; Lens parameters; Lens mountings; Lens focal lengths and angles; lens types; lens/camera compatibility; Lens assessment; Finding the point of focus; Lens focus scales; Image size calculation; Close focusing by extension; Close focusing by dioptres; Depth of field; Depth of field tables; Hyperfocal distances; Range extenders; Optical accessories; Mattebox sunshade; Film magazines; Spool loading; Syn camera speeds; Variable camera speeds; Camera motors; Camera battery connection; Camera power supplies; Lead acid accumulators; Nickel cadmium batteries; 35 mm hand-holdable silent reflex cameras; Silent reflex 35 mm cameras for tripod use;

Additional information

GOR002133408
9780240512617
0240512618
Motion Picture Camera and Lighting Equipment by David Samuelson (Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society)
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1986-12-03
240
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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