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Most people who have been directing for a while have a shorthand way of communicating with their DP. For example, you will typically hear a director say “We’ll start Wide then move into an OTS and then a CU.” Film crews have most likely done these setups a few hundred times and know how to work…
Years ago, I was on a team of shooters on a wedding reality series produced for a regional lifestyle network. We shot mostly documentary style, unstaged actuality. But we were made very aware by the network not to include any copyrighted visuals or sounds in the show.
Understanding focal length is an essential skill when it comes to master the art of filmmaking. Know the impact of a given focal length on your audience!