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Cinematography – what are filters

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Filters are big part of cinematography .A filter used before lenses to distort image.You are mid day of the shoot and want to film a scene like sunrise then filters can be used for that. In video always image noise will be there and filters can be great option to reduce noise and improve clarity Filters can be used as …

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what is plot,story and structure in script writing

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One of best filmmaking article on plot strucuture by filmtechniques http://filmtechniques.blogspot.in/2007/08/plot-story-narration.html In narrative, a plot or storyline is the rendering and ordering of the events and actions of a story, particularly towards the achievement of some particular artistic or emotional effect. A plot is “the arrangement of incidents” that (ideally) each follow plausibly from the other. The plot is like …

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Filmmaking – Difference between novel,script writing and directing

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Novel writing It is free writing where writer can put their thoughts into words .Novels won’t have specific rules to follow so it is much more creative compared to all other writings Screenplay writing It is more visual writing compared to Novel writing as screenwriter has to give some specifics like location,charterer name ,transitions etc.A screenplay will have 90–120 pages …

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One of best article on film equipment

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Read this amazing article from learn about film Equipment for low budget filmmaking What do you need ? All you need to get started is a camera and a few accessories, a tripod, a microphone and a computer with an editing program. If you want to keep it even simpler, you can film and edit on an iPhone or iPad. Don’t spend too much on gear …

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Filmmaking – Entire process in one article

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yes Normally they have their own team like Assistant directors,personal manager and script writers etc. Independent film directors may have small number of friends helping him Till they get producer they will work on script and pre production stage.Once they get producer then normally it will be collaboration between writing,direction and production team for pre production. Pre production is a …

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best sound cloud audio blogs for story writers

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Article is from makeuseof url – http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/compelling-storytelling-podcasts-soundcloud/ SoundCloud is well-known as a place where both established hit-makers and up-and-comers can post new music. And, while SoundCloud is a great site for music lovers, it has just as much to offer when you’re not in the mood to listen to music.Hate Music? Spotify Still Has You Covered Hate Music? Spotify Still Has …

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Filmmaking Q&A – Answers and advice

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Should the film editor have music knowledge to edit a film? Editing is different with Sound editing .Although they share same process both crafts are slightly different but overall film editor need to take care of all other processes like sound editing,mixing etc ,so overall in depth of Sound editing is not required but he should have overall idea of …

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Excellent article on questions a writer should ask himself

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Source – cinemababu First ask yourself these questions 1.What is the feedback you got for your script? 2. is your script is minimum 90 pages? 3.How many revisions you made to the script? 4.Did your script is having individual character descriptions,treatment,sequnces? 5.Did your action scenes are having storyboards? 6.Is script divided to sequences ? 7.Are dialogues are relatble yo the …

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best film schhols in India and practicle advice for film students

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In India no institute can give a job in films ,if they try also you will be placed as at most an Assistant to someone in present scenario. In olden times there are lots of opportunities for FTII students but in present days it is very difficult but you will learn more from FTII college .You will gain great knowledge …

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