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Grammar of the Shot

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ISBN-10: 0240513983

ISBN-13: 9780240513980

Edition: 1998

Authors: Roy Thompson

List price: $35.95
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Grammar of the Shot is a manual for those who are about to embark on a career in shooting pictures. It is aimed at the novice, concentrating purely on the principles of shooting - still the best way to tell a visual story. written in simple, easy-to-follow language and illustrated with clear uncomplicated line drawings, the book sets down the fundamental knowledge needed to achieve acceptable results. The book: is a sister volume to Grammar of the Edit has been extensively tested in Europe, Asia and Africa lists, examines and explains the conventions and working practices of taking pictures.
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Book details

List price: $35.95
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 5/27/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550

Objective and subjective shooting
Elements of the shot
The equipment
The types of shot
Complex shots
Developing shots
General practices
Overlapping action and shooting ratio
Working practices