Effective TV Production

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Focal Press, 1993 - Performing Arts - 219 pages
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Effective TV Production gives a succinct but thorough overview of the production process. Whatever your role in television, this book outlines the main functions of your job, placing them in the context of all other operations and showing how they are interrelated.

The book shows how, within the often severe limitations of time and money, it is possible to originate interesting and competitive television programmes. It describes the essentials of good camerawork and relates them to considerations of audio, staging, lighting, make-up and wardrobe techniques and the way in which a production is developed in approach and style form the initial stages to the moment of shooting.

This edition is substantially revised to reflect developments in technology and contemporary production styles.

Gerald Millerson'd books on television have long been acknowledged as among the best ever published.

Learn all about the various jobs in television and how they interrelate.
Gain a comprehensive overview of the stages through which a television programme must pass before the moment of shooting.
Revised to bring you up to date with the latest developments in technology and contemporary production styles.

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This extremely comprehensive guide takes you through the various steps of putting on a live, live-to-tape, or taped broadcast of a television program. At this point the information is slightly ... Read full review

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Millerson was primarily associated with studio operations in the Television Service during his career with the BBC. His lecturing background included courses in TV production at a number of American universities.

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