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New and Published Books

  1. Location Audio Simplified

    Capturing Your Audio... and Your Audience

    By Dean Miles

    From the basics of using camera, handheld, lavalier, and shotgun microphones to camera calibration and mixer set-ups, Location Audio Simplified unlocks the secrets to clean and clear broadcast quality audio no matter what challenges you face. Author Dean Miles applies his twenty-plus years of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Focal Press

  2. Final Cut Pro X Beyond the Basics

    Advanced Techniques for Editors

    By Tom Wolsky

    Interested in taking your Final Cut skills to the next level? Ready to hook your clients and keep them coming back for more? Then look no further than the latest from Final Cut guru Tom Wolsky. Picking up where the intro-level books leave off, Final Cut Pro X Beyond the Basics is brimming with...

    Published August 10th 2014 by Focal Press

  3. Film Genre for the Screenwriter

    By Jule Selbo

    Film Genre for the Screenwriter is a practical study of how classic film genre components can be used in the construction of a screenplay. Based on Jule Selbo’s popular course, this accessible guide includes an examination of the historical origins of specific film genres, how and why these genres...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Producing Great Sound for Film and Video

    Expert Tips from Preproduction to Final Mix, 4th Edition

    By Jay Rose

    In Producing Great Sound for Film and Video, Fourth Edition audio guru Jay Rose revises his popular text for a new generation of filmmakers. You’ll learn practical, time-saving ways to get better recordings, solve problems with existing audio, create compelling tracks, and boost your filmmaking to...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Focal Press

  5. Book of Sides

    Original, Short Scenes for Actors and Directors

    By Dave Kost

    Looking for fresh, original scenes for your fast-paced acting or directing class? Tired of the same old material everyone recognizes? Want the flexibility to play any character in any scene? Book of Sides: Original, Short Scenes for Actors and Directors offers scenes that are considerably shorter...

    Published July 10th 2014 by Focal Press

  6. Single-Camera Video Production

    6th Edition

    By Robert B. Musburger, PhD, Michael R. Ogden

    Learn everything you need to know about producing single-camera video, from preproduction planning to setting up, rehearsing, shooting, editing, and delivering. Master lighting, audio, and editing techniques that will enhance the quality of your video projects and captivate your audience. Simple,...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Focal Press

  7. Digital Storytelling

    A creator's guide to interactive entertainment, 3rd Edition

    By Carolyn Handler Miller

    Digital Storytelling shows you how to create immersive, interactive narratives across a multitude of platforms, devices, and media. From age-old storytelling techniques to cutting-edge development processes, this book covers creating stories for all forms of New Media, including transmedia...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Focal Press

  8. Digital Cinematography

    Fundamentals, Tools, Techniques, and Workflows

    By David Stump

    With the shift from film to digital, a new view of the future of cinematography has emerged. Today’s successful cinematographer must be equal parts artist, technician, and business-person. The cinematographer needs to master the arts of lighting, composition, framing and other aesthetic...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Focal Press

  9. The Shut Up and Shoot Documentary Guide

    A Down & Dirty DV Production, 2nd Edition

    By Anthony Q. Artis

    To anyone who wants to make a doc but doesn’t have a lot of time, money, or experience, Anthony Artis says: "It’s time to get down and dirty!"—a filmmaking mentality that teaches you how to be creative with your resources and do more with less. Written by a guerrilla filmmaker for guerrilla...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Focal Press

  10. Cinema Raw

    Shooting and Color Grading with the Ikonoskop, Digital Bolex, and Blackmagic Cinema Cameras

    By Kurt Lancaster

    With the next generation of raw cinema cameras you can finally shoot professionally with uncompressed raw motion pictures—without compromising your image or your budget. In Cinema Raw: Shooting and Color Grading with the Ikonoskop, Digital Bolex, and Blackmagic Cinema Cameras, Lancaster takes you...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Focal Press