Cinematography with Richard Michalak
The Fundamentals of Film Making
Learn Cinematography From An Expert
About Lu-La presents Cinematography with Richard Michalak
As a companion Tutorial to Luminous Landscape's Guide to Cinematography, we are publishing an excellent tutorial on the basics of film-making.
Richard Michalak is an Australian cinematographer with 40 years of cinema & television credits and awards. He has taken his depth-of-knowledge & experience and created a jam-packed Tutorial on the fundamental principles of film-making & lighting.
The tutorial is presented in a very compact and straight-forward style.
Other topics include:
Auto Settings: why not?
Wide & Long Lenses
Moving the Camera
How to move the Camera Handheld
Focusing the Camera
Focusing a DSLR
ISO / Gain
Why Light a Film?
Three Point Lighting
Soft & Hard Ligh
Shooting with the Sun
Choice of Background
Brightness of Background
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