Tag: cinematography

43 How do they shoot binocular scenes? 2016-08-16T11:33:46.723

40 What is this camera effect used in Hot Fuzz? 2016-05-25T12:44:00.470

37 Is there a rating of the 3D-ness of a 3D movie? 2011-12-19T18:37:09.927

37 How is dialog between two people filmed? 2013-02-09T14:37:05.250

32 Why are paused frames of DVDs blurry? 2017-12-05T21:12:24.100

29 How did they film Danny tricycle riding through the hotel? 2015-06-03T16:42:33.283

24 What was the earliest mass-release movie that used Matrix-like "bullet time"? 2012-01-26T00:28:43.390

23 Why was Kurosawa the first director to shoot the sun? 2012-06-20T18:51:54.973

22 Did the director and editor for House of Cards make aesthetic decisions based on H.264 encoding limitations? 2013-02-13T06:48:51.760

20 History and reasoning behind average length of a feature film 2012-05-13T13:58:04.257

18 How was the special high-contrast cinema release of Se7en created? 2016-02-03T12:13:36.893

16 What was the first full-length feature film shot completely with digital cameras? 2012-03-13T13:53:09.757

16 Zoom actor in while background out? How is this effect called and made? 2012-10-20T11:57:07.050

15 Are lights a worthwhile investment? 2016-08-11T11:51:27.063

14 Why do soap operas have the soap opera effect? 2016-10-24T03:40:30.667

13 In Fargo, why is the 180° rule broken during this scene? 2016-01-29T05:50:14.470

12 Is 'Birdman' the first movie to use the long take technique for events not occuring in real time? 2015-02-05T07:15:29.293

12 How was pre-title opening in Spectre shot? 2015-11-08T05:07:09.123

12 How did they shoot the Las Vegas scene in "Now You See Me"? 2016-07-31T04:31:19.120

11 How are the face-in-suit segments of Iron Man filmed? 2014-08-11T23:43:55.643

11 Stroboscopic effects in "Love Actually" 2017-01-30T09:01:34.937

11 Time freezes and actors and things can be viewed from different angles. What is this special effect called and how is it made? 2017-09-30T19:05:51.800

10 Camera technique where crowd moves fast around a stationary character? 2016-09-19T11:52:12.447

9 Camera shot with close-up next to farther away standing person 2013-03-01T00:50:33.510

9 Why is it a common trend to pan the camera past an object then back to it? 2013-04-28T19:35:49.827

9 What are light meters needed for in digital movies? 2014-07-16T20:01:08.697

9 Why is the path of film through a camera so convoluted? 2016-08-12T19:16:54.570

9 Why are movies still shot on film? 2017-01-23T13:39:04.383

9 Why was tilt shift used for the Henley sequence in The Social Network? 2017-11-23T01:15:32.087

8 Were any non-CGI movies shot in their entirety though a colored lens/filter? 2012-02-26T00:23:42.850

8 First appearance of the walk down a black hallway with evenly spaced circles of light? 2016-05-27T08:17:46.830

8 Where does the "TV-Look" vs "Cinematic-Look" come from? 2016-06-10T22:07:17.847

8 How was the high-contrast cinematography done in Kill Bill? 2017-03-29T16:59:34.210

7 How did they get this shot in Metropolis? 2014-10-30T02:09:59.787

7 Is the same camera used for TV series and movies? 2015-01-31T14:00:31.790

7 First in-helmet shots (like Iron Man) 2017-07-20T18:02:15.303

7 How did Game Night make shots that made the scene look like a model set? 2018-03-03T04:06:00.430

6 When will high definition television no longer account for the standard definition 4:3 aspect ratio? 2012-11-26T03:21:46.723

6 Slowing down the frame rate vs. using a slow-motion camera 2013-12-10T16:00:52.353

6 Are time lapse shots of growing plants done in a studio or at the particular places on earth? 2014-12-10T17:37:49.130

6 What is the name of this technique when the scene is morphed into something visually similar? 2015-04-30T00:21:47.937

6 Are there any other films which are constructed in a "Photomontage with narration" style similarly to La Jetee? 2017-02-01T04:18:13.633

6 In World War Z what is the name of this camera technique that switches between the protagonist and what they see? 2017-02-18T14:45:36.810

6 How do they shoot breaking things so close to the camera without damaging it? 2017-05-05T09:24:27.017

5 Camera sway as cinematic technique? 2013-12-20T19:59:32.280

5 How are first-person perspective videos shot? 2014-10-08T12:05:45.843

5 How was the tracking shot in Frenzy done? 2014-12-19T16:25:08.723

5 Lady in the Lake 1947 (Mirror Scene) 2015-07-29T19:55:26.243

5 Why do people tap the back of cameras during filming? 2015-08-24T08:20:47.897

5 How was the time-freezed scene in the Matrix with the woman in the red dress shot? 2016-05-14T23:46:46.623

5 What is this name of the shot used in Carrie (1976)? 2016-05-31T06:12:52.703

5 Who are these guys that are following the cameraman? 2016-07-07T19:09:30.710

5 How did the Planet Earth II crew film animals without disturbing them? 2016-11-22T05:57:21.570

5 How were Sophie's interactions with the BFG filmed? 2017-01-02T10:09:32.200

5 How does the first assistant camera focus if the director is pointing the camera? 2017-07-29T20:16:31.877

5 What is "distorting wide angle for a medium shot"? 2017-07-29T22:18:48.137

5 Has there been a breakthrough in film technology for television? 2017-12-14T03:04:05.770

4 House of Cards - Camera Shots 2014-02-21T05:15:12.640

4 Textual vs material representation in Blade Runner cinematography 2015-11-04T21:37:06.320

4 How did they film the camera following flying golf ball in Happy Gilmore? 2016-05-09T12:18:53.987

4 What is the term for this kind of final scene? 2016-06-20T19:47:47.273

4 What are the two rectangles on videos before release? 2016-07-09T20:21:42.957

4 Why does the action look choppy in Captain America: Civil War? 2016-09-08T08:55:03.903

4 Who invented the "Run to the president" scene 2016-09-09T09:46:27.147

4 What is the first major film that used drones? 2017-02-10T13:51:11.517

4 Is the change in camera handling, related to the characters state of mind? 2017-02-27T07:37:28.437

4 How to they film walk on glass scenes in movie? 2018-02-19T07:43:33.003

3 How was the cameraman removed from the mirrors in the elevator scene? 2013-12-10T18:51:00.883

3 Camera movement in final scene of 'Into The Wild' 2014-03-10T16:22:23.890

3 How are the cameras set up on So You Think You Can Dance? 2015-08-12T21:46:41.490

3 What gives a movie the 'Film Look' 2015-11-26T16:08:06.270

3 Why does the spotlight slowly appear when they started talking? 2016-02-07T05:13:42.233

3 Why did iZombie add gourmet cooking shots in the second season? 2016-03-25T19:06:38.750

3 Do actors actually get to film in POV movies? 2016-04-14T12:49:18.463

3 Why did they use handheld camera for very end scenes in Carol? 2016-09-08T12:16:05.827

3 Keystone effect in high-budget movies 2016-09-25T19:52:29.883

3 Was there any notable pushback against "dark" (lack of lighting) cinematography? 2017-02-04T21:52:59.107

3 Why are both Blade Runner films largely shot in darkness? 2017-10-07T19:03:39.063

2 Name of special effect 2013-04-01T19:48:19.820

2 What was the first use of the driving closeup shots known from Miami Vice? 2014-07-29T21:51:42.653

2 Is there any difference between a DoP and a Cinematographer? If so, What? 2014-12-02T16:56:15.923

2 How are flyover sequences shot? 2014-12-10T20:33:14.103

2 Zooming background camera technique? 2016-01-03T22:22:16.823

2 Cinematography and Mise en scene in Taxi Driver's "You talking to me?" scene 2017-03-05T23:53:21.763

2 Why do some scenes have bad video & audio? 2017-06-20T12:07:02.487

2 What is the difference between a focus mark and an actor's mark? 2017-09-14T18:08:04.203

1 Is there are list/table what camera filters cause what perception of a movie by the audience? 2012-10-20T12:06:09.723

1 Why does Harry Potter 6 look like it does? 2016-02-15T04:20:03.323

1 What's the first movie to have the "Michael Bay Spin" in it? 2016-05-25T16:31:38.590

1 What's the future of the 3D technolgy used in theaters? 2017-01-31T09:04:44.640

1 Type of Direction 2018-02-25T10:13:32.730

1 Animals died during the film shooting? 2018-03-10T15:42:03.557

0 Why do we frequently see movie characters watching very old black and white movies? 2017-01-28T22:33:15.677

0 What is the name of this camera work used in the opening shot of After Hours? 2017-04-03T11:37:37.273

0 Why does Elementary often use shots which suggest that the protagonists are surveilled? 2017-09-30T16:58:15.233

-1 How to shoot dangerous animals in movie? 2016-07-09T10:05:46.837

-4 What was the name of the main camera used to shoot Prometheus? 2017-08-18T02:02:35.913