*Often working with a director of photography, cinematographers prepare the cameras for each scene in a movie; this often includes multiple mounts so that they can get shots from many different angles.
*They may also use stationary cameras in one area and moving cameras in another in order to get multiple views of the action taking place in the scene.
*Digital cameras have become more common in the industry, which makes it easier for cinematographers to get multiple shots with greater clarity.
*On large movie sets, some cinematographers sit on cranes, having crane operators move them into position as they track scenes with their cameras.
*Cinematographers (a.k.a. directors of photography) work alongside directors to give films, TV shows, music videos and television commercials their own unique aesthetic style.
*They are esponsible for managing camera crews and lighting crews, they oversee the selection and manipulation of technical equipment to create striking images on screen.
*The visual impact of a film is driven by the creative choices a cinematographer makes.
*They make the big decisions about the use of different lenses, filters, lighting techniques and camera movements to createdramatic effect and prompt different emotional responses from the audience.
*They’re also responsible for making decisions about aspect ratio, digital effects, image contrast, and frame rates.
*Cinematographers get involved throughout the entire production lifecycle.
*Before filming starts, they dissect the screenplay, conduct extra research into different styles and motifs which relate to the subject matter of the script, and liaise with the director to discuss their creative ideas.
*The next step involves meticulously planning the technical execution of each shot.
*They also figure out what equipment and staff will be required.
*They are then responsible for handling the procurement of equipment and the recruitment of camera operators, gaffers, grips and other technical production specialists.
*Throughout this process, cinematographers need to be mindful of budget restrictions and time constraints.
*During filming, cinematographers run the show, directing the technical production crew and making sure the correct lenses, filters, cranes, Steadicams, dollies and lights are used for each shot.
*Sometimes cinematographers operate camera equipment themselves although this is more likely to happen on low budget movies with smaller crews.
*Post-production, cinematographers work alongside directors and editors to make sure the colour grading of the film or TV show is spot on.
*Cinematographers prepare cameras for and film movies, using stationary cameras, multiple mounts or digital cameras, and can specialize in areas like special effects or animation.
*They take the brief to understand specifications and work closely with our art team to develop the concept
*They also capture and process images until you achieve desired results
*They shoot poses that don’t look posed
*Constantly improve image quality using various editing methods
*Use and maintain modern and traditional technical equipment (cameras, lenses etc)
*Arrange objects, scenes, lighting and background to adhere to specifications
*Archive photographic images and maintain database
*Maintain an in depth understanding of photographic best practices and procedures
*Minimum of OND/HND
*Proficient with traditional and modern equipment
*Solid knowledge of Photoshop, Capture One or other photography specific software
*Shooting, lighting and printing skills
*Competency in applying photographic best practices and techniques
*Knowledge of production process for online publishing and various printing applications
*Ability to juggle multiple tasks
MODE OF APPLICATION
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