Applied Media: Filmmaking and Postproduction

  • Color Grading 101: Getting Started Color Grading for Editors, Cinematographers, Directors, and Aspiring Colorists book cover

    Color Grading 101

    Getting Started Color Grading for Editors, Cinematographers, Directors, and Aspiring Colorists, 1st Edition

    By Charles Haine

    Written both for students and working professionals, this book walks readers step-by-step through the foundations of color grading for projects of any size, from music videos and commercials to full-length features. In this clear, practical, and software-agnostic guide, author Charles Haine…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Design for Motion: Fundamentals and Techniques of Motion Design book cover

    Design for Motion

    Fundamentals and Techniques of Motion Design, 2nd Edition

    By Austin Shaw

    Combining art and design principles with creative storytelling and professional savvy, this book covers everything a serious motion designer needs to make their artistic visions a reality and confidently produce compositions for clients. In this updated second edition of Design for Motion, author…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Nonfiction Sound and Story for Film and Video: A Practical Guide for Filmmakers and Digital Content Creators book cover

    Nonfiction Sound and Story for Film and Video

    A Practical Guide for Filmmakers and Digital Content Creators, 1st Edition

    By Amy DeLouise, Cheryl Ottenritter

    This book guides nonfiction storytellers in the art of creatively and strategically using sound to engage their audience and bring stories to life. Sound is half of film and video storytelling, and yet its importance is often overlooked until a post-production emergency arises. Written by two…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Focal Press
    The Producer's Playbook

  • Running the Show: The Essential Guide to Being a First Assistant Director book cover

    Running the Show

    The Essential Guide to Being a First Assistant Director, 2nd Edition

    By Liz Gill

    Whether it's a crew of two hundred shooting a cast of thousands on horseback, or a crew of twelve filming one person in a room, each and every successful movie production requires a strong First Assistant Director (AD) at its helm. In this new and updated edition, veteran First AD Liz Gill walks…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • Television Production book cover

    Television Production

    17th Edition

    By Jim Owens

    Gain the skills you need to succeed in the television industry and master the production process, from shooting and producing, to editing and distribution. This new and updated 17th edition of Television Production offers a thorough and practical guide to professional TV production techniques.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30
    Routledge

  • Business and Entrepreneurship for Filmmakers: Making a Living as a Creative Artist in the Film Industry book cover

    Business and Entrepreneurship for Filmmakers

    Making a Living as a Creative Artist in the Film Industry, 1st Edition

    By Charles Haine

    This practical guide teaches readers the skills and business acumen required to build a career in the film industry from the ground up. While countless books and classes teach newcomers the creative aspects of the film industry, many fail to properly prepare readers for the reality of how to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X book cover

    The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X

    3rd Edition

    By Rick Young

    The newly revised third edition of Rick Young’s The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X is the ultimate mentor for getting up and running with Apple’s professional editing software, regardless of your skill level. In this step-by-step, full-color guide, Rick clearly explains the key concepts and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-18
    Routledge

  • The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens: The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image book cover

    The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens

    The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image, 1st Edition

    By Gustavo Mercado

    The Language of the Lens explores the expressive power of the camera lens and the storytelling contributions that this critical tool can make to a film project. This book offers a unique approach to learning how lenses can produce aesthetically and narratively compelling images in movies, through a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • The Business of Media Distribution: Monetizing Film, TV, and Video Content in an Online World book cover

    The Business of Media Distribution

    Monetizing Film, TV, and Video Content in an Online World, 3rd Edition

    By Jeffrey C. Ulin

    In this updated edition of the industry staple, veteran media executive Jeff Ulin relates business theory and practice across key global market segments—film, television, and online/digital—providing you with an insider’s perspective that can't be found anywhere else. Learn how an idea moves from…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    American Film Market Presents

  • The Guide to Managing Postproduction for Film, TV, and Digital Distribution: Managing the Process book cover

    The Guide to Managing Postproduction for Film, TV, and Digital Distribution

    Managing the Process, 3rd Edition

    By Barbara Clark, Susan Spohr, Dawn Higginbotham, Kumari Bakhru

    The updated third edition of this popular book offers a clear and detailed overview of the postproduction process, showing readers how to manage each step in taking a film, TV, or media project from production to final delivery, from scheduling and budgeting through editing, sound, visual effects,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-06
    Routledge

  • Video Field Production and Editing book cover

    Video Field Production and Editing

    8th Edition

    By Ronald J. Compesi

    In the eighth, revised edition of this book, Ronald J. Compesi offers a comprehensive and in-depth introduction to the  aesthetics of small-scale, single-camera video production in field environments, from planning through postproduction, in a range of different programming formats. Written in…

    Paperback – 2019-03-06
    Routledge

  • The Technique of Film and Video Editing: History, Theory, and Practice book cover

    The Technique of Film and Video Editing

    History, Theory, and Practice, 6th Edition

    By Ken Dancyger

    This updated sixth edition of The Technique of Film and Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Ken Dancyger puts into context the storytelling choices an editor will have to make against a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge

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