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Video Camera Techniques, 2nd Edition by Gerald Millerson

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The Director Relies on You

Although there will always be those occasions when individuals have to make major decisions ‘on the hoof’, closely coordinated teamwork is the secret behind most first-rate producions.

How can you best fit into this team? Well, in a number of ways –

•  Through your skills, accuracy, reliable operation, and dependability.

•  By thinking ahead to avoid potential problems. Anticipating mechanics.

•  By suggesting workable solutions when you have difficulties in getting the planned shots.

•  Through flexibility. Be willing to try something, even when you are convinced that it will not work!

•  By patience with repeated rehearsal, altered shots – even confusing instructions.

•  By being consistent. Having a reliable memory ...

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