Filmmaking and Postproduction Products

  • Wig Making and Styling

    A Complete Guide for Theatre & Film, 2nd Edition

    By Martha Ruskai, Allison Lowery

    Wig Making and Styling: A Complete Guide for Theatre and Film, Second Edition is the one-stop shop for the knowledge and skills you need to create and style wigs. Covering the basics, from styling tools to creating beards, it ramps up to advanced techniques for making, measuring, coloring, and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    Focal Press

  • Compositing Visual Effects in After Effects

    Essential Techniques

    By Lee Lanier

    Create vibrant visual effects with Adobe After Effects. Gain the tips, tricks, and applied knowledge you need to carry out essential visual effects tasks and bring your digital compositing to the next level. In Compositing Visual Effects in After Effects, industry veteran Lee Lanier covers all the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-25 
    Focal Press

  • Cutting Rhythms

    Intuitive Film Editing, 2nd Edition

    By Karen Pearlman

    "Karen’s insights about the flow of story, emotion, image and sound have helped me at all stages of filmmaking, from onscreen drafting to fine cutting." Genevieve Clay-Smith, multi-award winning Director "A great resource! Karen’s out-of–the box thinking about editing brings a new level of…

    Paperback – 2015-10-25 
    Focal Press

  • Diversity and Design

    Understanding Hidden Consequences

    Edited by Beth Tauke, Korydon Smith, Charles Davis

    Diversity and Design explores how design - whether of products, buildings, landscapes, cities, media, or systems - affects diverse members of society. Fifteen case studies in television, marketing, product design, architecture, film, video games, and more, illustrate the profound, though often…

    Paperback – 2015-10-18 
    Routledge

  • How to Work the Film & TV Markets

    A Roadmap for Digital Storytellers in the New Media Marketplace

    By Heather Hale

    Trade shows and film and television markets have become the go-to avenues for marketing and advertising in the world of media. How to Work the Film & TV Markets by Heather Hale offers practical advice and current insights to help independent producers optimize their chances for success at these…

    Paperback – 2015-09-30 
    Focal Press
    American Film Market Presents

  • Studio Television Production and Directing

    Concepts, Equipment, and Procedures, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Utterback

    Master the fundamentals of studio production procedure and become an effective leader on set. Gain fluency in essential studio terms and technology and acquire the skills you need to make it in the industry. Elegant, accessible, and to the point, the second edition of Andrew H. Utterback’s Studio…

    Paperback – 2015-09-28 
    Focal Press

  • Behind the Lens

    Dispatches from the Cinematographic Trenches

    By Jay Holben

    Filmmaker Jay Holben has been battling in the production trenches for most of his life. For the past 17 years, he’s chronicled his adventures in the pages of American Cinematographer, Digital Video, Videography, and TV Technology. Now, in Behind the Lens: Dispatches from the Cinematic Trenches, he’…

    Paperback – 2015-09-27 
    Focal Press

  • 3D Technology in Fine Art and Craft

    Exploring 3D Printing, Scanning, Sculpting and Milling

    By Bridgette Mongeon

    The possibilities for creation are endless with 3D printing, sculpting, scanning, and milling, and new opportunities are popping up faster than artists can keep up with them. 3D Technology in Fine Art and Craft takes the mystery out of these exciting new processes by demonstrating how to navigate…

    Paperback – 2015-09-27 
    Focal Press

  • Design for Motion

    Fundamentals and Techniques of Motion Design

    By Austin Shaw

    Plumb the depths of core motion design fundamentals and harness the essential techniques of this diverse and innovative medium. Combine basic art and design principles with creative storytelling to create compelling style frames, design boards, and motion design projects. Here, in one volume,…

    Paperback – 2015-09-24 
    Focal Press

  • Sound and Music for the Theatre

    The Art & Technique of Design, 4th Edition

    By Deena Kaye, James LeBrecht

    Covering every phase of a theatrical production, this fourth edition of Sound and Music for the Theatre traces the process of sound design from initial concept through implementation in actual performances. The book discusses the early evolution of sound design and how it supports the play, from…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08 
    Focal Press

  • How Video Works

    From Broadcast to the Cloud, 3rd Edition

    By Diana Weynand, Vance Piccin

    How Video Works raises the curtain on how video is created, scanned, transmitted, stored, compressed, encoded, delivered and streamed to its multitude of destinations. In today’s digital world, every content creator—individual as well as network or corporation—must understand the process of how…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30 
    Focal Press

  • Martin Scorsese in 10 Scenes

    By Tim Grierson

    Martin Scorsese in Ten Scenes takes an intriguing look at the life’s work of one of the world’s greatest filmmakers. Boiling down the Oscar-winner’s career to ten indelible scenes, this beautiful, full color collection examines Scorsese’s trademark techniques while offering critical analysis,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30 
    Focal Press

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