Television Production offers you a very practical guide to professional TV and video production techniques. Here you will find straightforward descriptions and explanations of the equipment you will use, and discover the best ways to use it. The authors also tell you how to anticipate and quickly overcome commonly-encountered problems in television production. You will explore in detail all the major features of television production, learning the secrets of top-grade camerawork, persuasive lighting techniques, effective sound treatment, as well as the subtle processes of scenic design and the art of video editing. Successful program-making is about communication and persuasion. It is not merely a matter of knowing which buttons to press, but how to influence and persuade your audience, hold their attention, develop their interest, and arouse their emotions. This book tells you how to do all this - and much more. The 15th edition has been completely revamped to include lessons on: * 3D- how to use 3D cameras, field-tested 3D workflows, and more * Shooting with DSLRs * Lighting with LEDs

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PART 1 The Foundations of Television Production

chapter 1|14 pages

An Overview of Television Production

chapter 2|16 pages

The People Who Make It Happen

chapter 3|18 pages

The Television Production Facility

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PART 2 The Process, Script, and Production Plan

chapter 4|22 pages

The Production Process

chapter 5|26 pages

The Script and Production Plan

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PART 3 Visualizing the Story

chapter 6|38 pages

What the Camera Can Do

chapter 7|12 pages

Using the Camera

chapter 8|18 pages

The Persuasive Camera

chapter 9|20 pages

Creating an Effective Image

chapter 10|10 pages

Television Graphics

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PART 4 Lighting, Backgrounds, and Sets

chapter 11|24 pages

Lighting for Television

chapter 12|20 pages

Backgrounds and Sets

chapter 13|8 pages

Makeup and Costumes

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PART 5 Recording and Editing the Production

chapter 14|30 pages

Audio for Television

chapter 15|10 pages

Recording the Story

chapter 16|22 pages

Editing the Production

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PART 6 Production Techniques

chapter 17|24 pages

Production Practices

chapter 18|18 pages

The Studio Production

chapter 19|10 pages

Directing Talent

chapter 20|10 pages

Production Style

chapter 21|14 pages

Remote Production

part |2 pages

PART 7 Distribution

chapter 22|10 pages

Distributing Your Production