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  • Project Essay- History of Cinematography Became popular at the beginning of 20th Century Artisan craft Thomas Edison  Developed primitive form of film Captured on film  Required cutting and gluing
  • GeorgesMéliès•Created first sciencefiction film • A Trip To the Moon (1902)• Contained no audibledialogue • Not feasible•Father of modern dayfilm • Used transitions (fade in/out) • Artificial sets • Changing scenes/ Multi shots
  • Today Socially integrated Necessity
  • Purpose Personal intrigue Participate in a rock band  Great medium to advertise our word
  • ProcessI. Estimated expenditures/ Purchases equipmentII. Wrote Content (song)III. Had song recordedIV. Brainstormed general ideasV. Planned and edited storyboardVI. Prepared set, characters, and crewVII. Captured footageVIII. EditingIX. Transferring final product to a presentable format
  • Facilitators Dr. Estapa  Graduated from Southern Mississippi  received a Bachelor of Journalism degree  minor in theatre, TV News, and acting  producer for Six Flags Television  Teacher of Video Broadcasting and production  PhD in Educational Leadership Mr. Eric Atkins  Final Cut Pro certified  4 years professional experience in Television  working for national shows including:  ElimiDate  Trading Spouses 2  Big Fat Obnoxious Boss  Countless roles on various films/ music videos.  Freelanced as a film and music video consultant for the past 8 years
  • Dr. Estapa Equipment guidance Camera techniques  General techniques (shot composition, rule of thirds, acceptable shots, etc.) Camera use and maintenance
  • Mr. Eric Atkins On the field training tips  How to manage a crew  Lighting  Set development and prop placement Editing  Using software  Editing tips and visual effects
  • ChallengesI. Team cooperationII. Camera errors (improper lighting, bumping camera)III. Hardware 1. Software/ footage incompatibility 2. Self destruction of CHEAPLY MADE SONY GOODS PROVIDED BY BEST BUY 3. Filming inaccuracies (acting, lighting, composition)IV. Software 1. Learning curve 2. Computer limitations
  • Knowledge Acquired Estimated vs. actual (time, budget, effort, footage, patience, intelligence) Basic filming techniques Basic editing and visual effects techniques Knowledge of equipment (cameras, computers, software, music equipment)Final verdict= Success!
  • Acknowledgements Cast and Crew:  John Mercure- Producer, band manager, best boy electric, grip, set decorator  Eric Atkins- stage manager, camera operator/cinematographer, gaffer  Steve Mount- key grip, prop master  Preston Mount- camera production assistant  Dylan mount- electrical, stage assistant  Shelby Mercure- camera operator  Keller Vandebogert- as lead guitarist, foley artist  Tyler Woodruff- as percussionist, foley artist  Rhiannon Meyrick- as rhythm guitarist, foley artist  Katie Anglin- transportation, concession, sound  Jimmy Anderson- music engineer  Jake Kirby- co music engineer  Drayton Mercure- as vocalist, production manager, director, writer, editor, foley artist A special thanks to my father, John Mercure for turning a dream of mine into a reality. Thank you John G. and Eric Atkins for providing their computers in order to try and finish my editing.
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