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How 19 Great Directors Used Focal Length and Lenses to Tell Their Stories

In the below video essay, Wolfcrow’s Sareesh Sudhakaran goes over the focal lengths and lenses used by 19 great directors including Alfred Hitchcock, the Coen Brothers, Orson Welles and more.

As he says, “All you need to know is that lenses and focal lengths help tell stories. Some directors use just one focal length for an entire movie. Other directors mix all kinds of focal lengths within a single scene because that’s their idea of storytelling.”

Watch below.