IN THIS EPISODE: Nelson Cragg, cinematographer of American Crime Story:The People Vs. OJ Simpson is my guest. We discuss all the behind the scenes secrets to one of the most talked about TV series of our time plus his experience shooting Homeland The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler – www.kesslercrane.com Rule Boston Camera… Continue Reading …
IN THIS EPISODE: Today we invite cinematographer Jarin Blaschke on the show to talk about his brilliantly haunting film The Witch. Recently named one of the 10 Cinematographers To Watch by Variety, Jarin shares his techniques, camera choices, and more. The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler – www.kesslercrane.com Rule Boston Camera – www.rule.com… Continue Reading …
IN THIS EPISODE: Today we discuss Fargo season 2 with Director of Photography Dana Gonzales and we learn how he achieves the drastically different, yet familiar look of this new season. The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler – www.kesslercrane.com Rule Boston Camera – www.rule.com PremiumBeat.com NewsShooter.com Shutterstock The PremiumBeat.com Song of the Week… Continue Reading …
IN THIS EPISODE: Today i’m joined by cinematographer Stefan Czapsky to discuss his latest film Max and the strategies he employs to light and shoot animals and kids. Plus Stefan’s work with Tim Burton, shooting Edward Scissorhands, Batman Returns, Ed Wood and so much more. The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler – www.kesslercrane.com… Continue Reading …
Today we discuss the brilliant cinematography of Mad Max: Fury Road with second unit Director of Photography David Burr. We get a behind the scenes look into all of the incredible challenges and innovations that made this film an instant classic.
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David Burr’s cinematography career spans over 30 years with countless feature and short films, but today he’s here to discuss his recent mega-blockbuster hit Mad Max: Fury Road. As the second unit Director of Photography, David was responsible for many of the stunning action sequences and we discuss all the behind the scenes secrets that made this film an instant classic. Then we discuss the role of a second unit Director of Photography. What are their responsibilities, how do they interact with the director and cast, and how you can break into this field.
- The switch from 3D to 2D
- Using Alexa cameras
- The challenges of shooting in the desert
- Using Canon 5DII and Olypus OM-D for crash cams
- How a leaf blower became their essential tool
- A crane dug into the sand was the key to one of the most iconic shots
- The strategy behind center framing and super fast cuts
- Shooting day for night
- The responsibilities of a second unit on a film production
- and more…
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