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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video, 4th Edition by David K. Irving, Peter W. Rea

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Chapter 11

Camera

Once we arrived at a shot list I hired a storyboard artist. He had a program that allows you to storyboard on the computer. We sat down in his apartment over the course of several days and boarded out the whole film. Everything had been worked out.

Be’ Garrett

DIRECTOR

Collaborate

All the planning, storyboarding, and previsualization that occur during preproduction are translated into a finished product during production by the camera. The camera is the tool through which the director realizes the script. The use of this tool is limited only by the imagination of the filmmaker.

Cinematographyis an illusion—a magic trick. It is 24 still frames projected each second to create the illusion of a moving image. Video is captured ...

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