Video Basics by Herbert Zettl


Video Basics by Herbert Zettl

This textbook describes the concepts, tools, and activities needed to get started in video production, with chapters on operating the camera, lighting the set, videotape recording systems, the production studio, editing, and acting techniques. The fourth edition adds chapters on postproduction and the basic principles of directing. Annotation (c) B


VIDEO BASICS gives our students the information they need and should be the book that television production students keep forever. It is a reference book that students can refer to years from now. While the technology changes, Zettl has understood that many of the basics of production have not changed. Technology alone can not make good television. Understanding the process message and how to use the tools to achieve the goal are among the lessons taught by Zettl.

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432 pages


Herbert Zettl
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Publication date

22nd August 2003



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