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We stayed there 24 hours a day. We lived and ate and slept that movie. We were enthusiastic, not just because of the movie, but…
Once the image was in the digital environment, one of the problems was, we had no means to reproduce the color spectrum, grey scale, and…
It’s very much like filmmaking always is-you’re always asked to do something that you’re not sure you know how to do. So you make an…
I was involved in the color correction and the digital color correction. In an odd way, you end up making a film many times-the DVD,…
Film, as far as I’m concerned, is my area of artistic endeavor, so I never think of a movie that gets released as being all…
Digital imaging has untied our hands with regards to technical limitations. We no longer have to be arbiters of technology; we get to participate in…
Because I come from that old-school optics environment, I know stuff about depth of field and camera movement and things that are not necessarily a…
I had done a lot of rock ‘n’ roll photography when I was in college. I was one of many photographers who worked for The…
You had to make a camera look like it’s traveling at 300 mph, but you couldn’t make it actually travel at 300 mph so you…
In the first Spider-Man, at the end of the movie, Peter Parker had to deny himself a relationship with a girl that he’s in love…
As with sound, images are subjective. You and I may not see the same color red as red, but we will probably agree that the…
It’s an embarrassment of riches because you have directors who don’t better. You end up with so much stuff going on the screen that you…
George Lucas wanted this moving camera for all of the photography in Star Wars. He was willing to take a risk with the concepts that…
I like engineering, but I love the creative input.
If you can imagine it, we can make it.
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