Television Production Handbook (with InfoTrac)

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2002-07-26
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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This classic, best-selling text introduces students to the basic skills required in all aspects of television production, including camera and studio, field equipment and production, and multicamera directing, all while emphasizing the latest production techniques and technology, such as audio workstations, non-linear editing, and HDTV. This text introduces cutting edge developments in the field, while maintaining its name as the reference text for the TV Production course. This is the most current, technically accurate text available and offers the most extensive teaching and learning package. Zettl's TELEVISION PRODUCTION HANDBOOK is the reference text and standard for the course.

Table of Contents

1. The Television Production Process
2. Analog and Digital Television
3. The Television Camera
4. Lenses
5. Camera Mounting Equipment
6. Camera Operation and Picture Composition
7. Lighting
8. Techniques of Television Lighting
9. Audio: Sound Pickup
10. Audio: Sound Control
11. Switching, or Instantaneous Switching, or Instantaneous Editing
12. Video-Recording
13. Postproduction Editing
14. Visual Effects
15. Design
16. Production People
17. Producing
18. The Director in Preproduction
19. The Director in Production and Postproduction
20. Field Production and Big Remotes
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