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A Life In Pictures
A Life In Pictures
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This comprehensive volume of images honors Douglas Kirkland, the talented photographer who has been such an integral leading force in contemporary culture and photography.
Cut to the Chase: Forty-Five Years of Editing America's Favorite Movies
This groundbreaking book takes the reader behind the closed doors of the editing room where Sam O'Steen along with Hollywood's greatest directors controlled the fate of many legendary films. The book shares his editing tales…
En Lumière: Les Directeurs de la Photographie
Exploring the careers of thirty-seven prominent French cinematographers, En Lumière, features interviews with these renowned cinematographers by the directors with whom they built their careers. This luxurious 232-page volume provides…
Hollywood PL Beyond the Dream: Personal Roads to the Silver Screen
Twenty-three biographies. Four years of private encounters on two continents. Hundreds   of hours of conversations, conducted at homes in Los Angeles, Malibu, New York, Paris, London, Warsaw. Dozens of hours of epic photo-shoots in the…
L'Arte della Cinematografia / The Art of The cinematography SIGNED by Storaro
L'Arte della Cinematografia / The Art of The cinematography SIGNED by Storaro
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A rereading of the "seventh art" through the eyes of the most important cinematographers. The Art of Cinematography underscores the essential importance of the figure of the cinematographer in the history of world cinema. A…
Masters of Light
Masters of Light
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Through conversations held with fifteen of the most accomplished contemporary cinematographers, the authors explore the working world of the person who controls the visual look and style of a film. This reissue includes a new…
Ray Harryhausen An Animated Life
Ray Harryhausen is arguably the greatest stop-motion animator in the history of motion pictures, blazing new trails in special effects from the 1950s to the 1980s creating realistic dinosaurs, fantastic aliens, and imaginative mythological creatures…
Storaro-Covili: The sign of a destiny
Storaro-Covili: The sign of a destiny
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The great figurative (and psychological) values that unite the two artists. About the meeting with painting and Gino Covili, sign of their common feeling of light, colour, and image.
The Art of the Cinematographer: A Survey and Interviews with Five Masters
The perfect harmony of photography and story has been the goal of professional cinematographers since Billy Bitzer first filmed the ideas of D.W. Griffith. The art of the cinematographer has often been submerged beneath fashionable…
The Hot Shoe Diaries, Big Light from Small Flashes
After spending more than thirty years behind the lens-working for National Geographic, Time, Life, and Sports Illustrated-Joe McNally knows about light. He knows how to talk about it, shape it, color it, control it, and…
The Lion and the Giraffe: A Naturalist's Life In the Movie Business
He's a Hyphenate" That's Hollywood lingo for a person who has done more than one job on a film. Director-Writer-Cameraman-Producer-Naturalist, and Oscar nominee, Jack Couffer falls into that rare niche of multitaskers who has done…
Writer of Light: The Cinematography of Vittorio Storaro, ASC, AIC
Writer of Light: The Cinematography of Vittorio Storaro, ASC, AIC
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Here is the first book to be published on one of film's foremost cinematographers, Vittorio Storaro, the writer of light, who has set new standards for the artistry of color in motion on the big…