This manual introduces digital camerawork techniques used in television and video production. Written as a practical guide, the author's step-by-step instructions take you through everything you need to know, from camera controls, to editing, lighting and sound.
This text provides a solid foundation to build upon in the area of digital video production. In a period of transition between analogue and digital acquisition/recording formats Digital Video Camerawork provides up-to-date information familiarizing you with the different production styles and requirements.
Diagrams are used to illustrate the technology and techniques explained.
Digital Video Camerawork combines clear, technical explanations with practical advice. It is ideal for the less experienced broadcast camera operator and for students on media and television production courses.
"…a bible for the camera operator - definitive, no nonsense and easy to read…Essential reading for any camera operators or aspiring operators." - Focus magazine
Television engineering; The zoom lens; Camera controls; Camerawork; Programme production; Editing; Lighting; Sound; Road craft