Descripción o resumen: Script breakdown, the use of storyboards, and shot planning are covered as part of this creative planning process. Topics covered in this book include: elements that make up the visual effects shot; methods of compositing visual effects elements; types of mattes and methods of generating them; visual effects tools and planning; types of cameras and their corresponding in-camera effects; and, projectors and projection. Over 100 illustrations support the technical information contained within these pages. Students, cinematographers, and directors will gain valuable insight into the art and process of visual. It focuses on creative problem-solving and planning techniques. It offers full explanation of wide range of equipment and its uses. It provides valuable information cinematographers, directors, and students.