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Fundamentals of Television Production

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ISBN-10: 0205462324

ISBN-13: 9780205462322

Edition: 2nd 2008

Authors: Riley Maynard, Thomas Spann, Ralph Donald

List price: $145.20
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With a comprehensive approach to TV production,Fundamentals of Television Productionbalances a discussion of basic "how-to" and "hardware" against a discussion of aesthetics, writing, performance, directing, producing and other important skills. nbsp; Fundamentals of Television Productionmakes the basic technical concepts of television easy to understand, while "Tech Manuals" provide more detailed technological information. Beginning with an overview that walks the reader through three types of production, the book moves on to comprehensively cover everything from camera composition, scriptwriting, and television announcing and performance to production design and producing. Throughout,…    
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Book details

List price: $145.20
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/6/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 340
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.244
Language: English

An Introduction to the Second Edition
The Big Picture Talking the Talk Technology and Technophobia Pragmatism and Aesthetics
The Wider Horizon Acknowledgements
An Overview and Tour Pre-Production Production Post-Production ldquo;Committee Artrdquo;
A ldquo;Tag Alongrdquo; Tour Through
A Sitcom, A Commercial, and A News Story The Sitcom
The Sitcom: Pre-Production Phase
The Sitcom: Production Phase
The Sitcom: Post-Production Phase
The Commercial
The Commercial: Pre-Production Phase
The Commercial: Production Phase
The Commercial: Post-Production Phase
The News Story
The News Story: Pre-Production Phase
The News Story: Production Phase
The News Story: Post-Production Phase Conclusion Important Vocabulary Terms
The TV Camera
The First TV Cameras Professional Camera Applications Major Camera Components
The Self-contained Camera The Electronic News Gathering (ENG) Camera
The ENG Camera Viewfinder Adjusting the ENG Viewfinder ENG Power Supply Battery Belts ENG Camera Controls ENG Camera Setup
The Studio Camera
The Studio Camera Viewfinder Studio Camera Setup
The Electronic Field Production (EFP) Camera Cameras for Digital TV Production
The Future?
Camera Care and Basic Maintenance Tech
Manuals Important Vocabulary Terms
Camera Lenses and Imaging Systems
The Camera Lens Focal Length Effects of Lens
Focal Length Aperture Depth of Field F-stops and Depth of Field
Focal Length and Depth of Field Fixed
Focal Length (Prime) Lenses vs Zoom Lenses
The Real Purpose of Zoom Lenses Zoom Ratios
Lens Speed Common Lens Filters0 Lens Control
Camera Automation Internal Optical Systems
The Prism Block Electronic
Imaging Devices NTSC Video 480p, 720p, 1080i and 1080
The Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)