Cinematography Advice from Roger Deakins

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The Black and Blue has collected 25 piece of cinematography advice from the great Roger Deakins' website. Learn the veteran DP's take on everything from style ("You can’t learn your craft by copying me or anyone else. I hope what I do can do is in some way inspire others but I would be appalled if I though my work was being studied as ‘the right way to do the job’.") to celluloid ("There is as much hype about the ‘excellence’ of film as there is about many of the new digital cameras. How quickly we can gloss over the unstable projection, the scratches and reel change dirt, the quality loss that comes from a poor dupe (any dupe) or a blow up done with a bad optical lens.”).

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