Involves all aspects of the use of the camera to film the action.
Camera focus, distance, angle, movement.
* Camera Focus: draws the audiences attention to particular characters, or can place equal attention on characters and their setting.
Only a particular “zone” of focus (depth of field) Everything in the frame is in equal focus
Cinematography What do the extreme close ups focus on in the opening sequence? Finger nails Skin Urine Blood Vacuuming the keyboard for skin particles Fingerprint ID entering Gattaca Corp. Eye lashes Hair Finger tips The only people who are focused on in close ups are Jerome, Doctor Lamar and Irene. Within the corporation there are few people who are shown to be individuals.