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As a 1st AC, it’s imperative that you can skillfully rack razor-sharp focus. In How to be a Camera Assistant, veteran 1st AC Derek Edwards instructs you on how to master the art of focus pulling.
Derek starts by going through the tools in his murse (man-purse), then guides you step-by-step through the prep process for his camera packages, fluid heads, lenses, and monitor setup. Plus, glean tricks of the trade that would otherwise take you years of personal experience!
Detailed written breakdowns
Guidance on tools for your kit
Module 1 — How to Prep a Camera Package
Module 2 — Your AC Kit
Module 3 — How To Be A Focus Puller
Derek Edwards is Shane Hurlbut’s trusted 1st AC of over 20 years working on Hollywood productions. He continuously expands his vast knowledge of camera systems and methodology to remain at the forefront of the latest technology and complement the pioneering spirit worthy of an ASC cinematographer. Derek is a member of the Guild/Local 600.
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