Brian Elliott's "Composition" Lecture

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This lecture was given in Baylor University's Production Methods One course on 8/25/06 and 8/28/06.

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Brian Elliott's "Composition" Lecture

  1. 1. COMPOSITION
  2. 2. COMPOSITION <ul><li>SELECTIVITY </li></ul>
  3. 3. COMPOSITION <ul><li>Why </li></ul><ul><li>use </li></ul><ul><li>a </li></ul><ul><li>TRIPOD? </li></ul>
  4. 4. COMPOSITION <ul><li>What’s Wrong w/these Pictures? </li></ul>
  5. 5. COMPOSITION <ul><li>Rule of 3rds </li></ul>
  6. 6. COMPOSITION <ul><li>Subject NOT on a 3rd </li></ul>
  7. 7. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds
  8. 8. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds <ul><li>Gangs of NY </li></ul>
  9. 9. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds ON <ul><li>HULK </li></ul>
  10. 10. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds <ul><li>LOTR </li></ul>
  11. 11. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds <ul><li>Catch Me If You Can </li></ul>
  12. 12. COMPOSITION – Rule of 3rds <ul><li>Where do your eyes go? Gangs of NY </li></ul>
  13. 13. COMPOSITION <ul><li>What’s wrong with this picture? </li></ul>
  14. 14. COMPOSITION – Leading Looks <ul><li>Gangs of NY </li></ul>
  15. 15. COMPOSITION – Leading Looks <ul><li>X Men 2 </li></ul>
  16. 16. COMPOSITION – Leading Looks <ul><li>Chicago </li></ul>
  17. 17. COMPOSITION – Lead Room <ul><li>Seabiscuit </li></ul>
  18. 18. COMPOSITION – Lead Room <ul><li>With Without </li></ul>
  19. 19. COMPOSITION – Lead Room <ul><li>Without - Daredevil </li></ul>
  20. 20. COMPOSITION <ul><li>Why’s this feel odd? </li></ul>
  21. 21. COMPOSITION <ul><li>When unbalanced, the eye roams, looking to the empty space for something to balance the image </li></ul>
  22. 22. COMPOSITION <ul><li>Subject dead center creates a calm balance but is also static. </li></ul>
  23. 23. COMPOSITION – Balance - Mass <ul><li>2 Objects of equal size is also balanced but also can be static </li></ul>
  24. 24. COMPOSITION – Balance - Mass <ul><li>2 equivalent but different subjects creates dynamic balance. A new tension to the image. </li></ul>
  25. 25. COMPOSITION – Balance - Mass <ul><li>Daredevil </li></ul>
  26. 26. COMPOSITION – Balance - Mass <ul><li>Matrix 2 Production Shot </li></ul>
  27. 27. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind </li></ul>
  28. 28. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>28 Days Later </li></ul>
  29. 29. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Catch Me If You Can </li></ul>
  30. 30. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Matrix 2 </li></ul>
  31. 31. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Chicago </li></ul>
  32. 32. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Confessions – Dangerous Mind </li></ul>
  33. 33. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>Life on Lam </li></ul>
  34. 34. COMPOSITION – Balance & Color <ul><li>X-Men 2 </li></ul>
  35. 35. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>X-Men 2 </li></ul>
  36. 36. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>Matrix 2 </li></ul>
  37. 37. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>Life on Lam Production Shot </li></ul>
  38. 38. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>LOTR </li></ul>
  39. 39. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>Daredevil </li></ul>
  40. 40. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>Daredevil </li></ul>
  41. 41. COMPOSITION – Angle <ul><li>Matrix 2 </li></ul>
  42. 42. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Far From Heaven </li></ul>
  43. 43. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Road 2 Perdition </li></ul>
  44. 44. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>LOTR </li></ul>
  45. 45. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Matrix 2 </li></ul>
  46. 46. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>X Men 2 </li></ul>
  47. 47. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Road 2 Perdition </li></ul>
  48. 48. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>X Men 2 </li></ul>
  49. 49. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Schindler’s List </li></ul>
  50. 50. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Catch Me If You Can </li></ul>
  51. 51. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Bladerunner </li></ul>
  52. 52. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Chicago </li></ul>
  53. 53. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Road 2 Perdition </li></ul>
  54. 54. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Daredevil </li></ul>
  55. 55. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Touch of Evil </li></ul>
  56. 56. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>Gangs of NY </li></ul>
  57. 57. COMPOSITION – Frame within a Frame <ul><li>28 Days Later </li></ul>
  58. 58. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Where do your eyes go? </li></ul>
  59. 59. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Gangs of NY </li></ul>
  60. 60. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>28 Days Later </li></ul>
  61. 61. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Road 2 Perdition </li></ul>
  62. 62. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Seabiscuit </li></ul>
  63. 63. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Road 2 Perdition </li></ul>
  64. 64. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>LOTR </li></ul>
  65. 65. COMPOSITION – Leading Lines <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind </li></ul>
  66. 66. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Framing <ul><li>What could be wrong with these shots? </li></ul>
  67. 67. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Contrast and Compliment </li></ul>
  68. 68. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Contrast </li></ul>
  69. 69. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Spiderman 2 </li></ul>
  70. 70. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind </li></ul>
  71. 71. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Sunrise </li></ul>
  72. 72. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Compliment </li></ul>
  73. 73. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind </li></ul>
  74. 74. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Life On Lam </li></ul>
  75. 75. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>“ clutter” </li></ul>
  76. 76. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Hulk </li></ul>
  77. 77. COMPOSITION-Backgrounds & Color <ul><li>Daredevil </li></ul>
  78. 78. COMPOSITION-Putting it all together <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind - Sequence </li></ul>
  79. 79. COMPOSITION-Putting it all together <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind - Sequence </li></ul>
  80. 80. COMPOSITION-Putting it all together <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind - Sequence </li></ul>
  81. 81. COMPOSITION-Putting it all together <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind - Sequence </li></ul>
  82. 82. COMPOSITION-Putting it all together <ul><li>Confessions-Dangerous Mind - Sequence </li></ul>

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