Video Field Production and Editing

8th Edition

Ronald J. Compesi

Routledge
March 12, 2019 Forthcoming
Textbook - 388 Pages - 354 Color Illustrations
ISBN 9781138584563 - CAT# K377001

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Summary

In the eighth, revised edition of this book, Ronald J. Compesi offers a comprehensive and in-depth introduction to the production techniques, technology and aesthetics of small-scale, single-camera video production in field environments, from planning through postproduction, in a range of different programming formats. Written in an accessible, student-friendly style, this new edition has been significantly updated and revised throughout to reflect current technology and production practices.

Key features and updates to the eighth edition include:

  • A focus on small-scale video production, involving a minimum amount of field equipment and a small crew, offering creative solutions for video producers with limited resources and personnel;
  • Discussions of HD and 4K technology/acquisition, LED lighting, shooting with DSLRs and smartphones, new online distribution channels, and much more;
  • Over 300 photos and line art illustrations, in full-color for the first time, illustrating production processes, technical issues and equipment, and illuminating key aesthetic elements;
  • And an eResource with downloadable production planning documents, links to further online resources, production project exercises, and sample test questions.

With over forty years of teaching and production experience, Ronald J. Compesi offers an up-to-date and essential introduction to the art of small-scale video production in field environments in the new edition of this groundbreaking text, in print since 1985.

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