Pre-Production I

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The Art of Visual Storytelling
Pre-Production I
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In the opening module Alex gives us an overview of his career before diving into workflow best-practices and how the filmmaking process is managed for the incredibly tight deadlines on Saturday Night Live. He then moves on to cover location scouting with a few hard-earned tips on how to find the best locations and times to shoot.

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The Art of Visual Storytelling


Visual storytelling cuts to the heart of the filmmaker, combining all elements of the craft to engage the viewer. Over four and a half hours, Alex Buono will teach you advanced techniques for lighting, lens selection, blocking, camera movement, audio, workflow, camera settings, visual structure, and more, to help you improve your filmmaking results.

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Alex Buono

Cinematographer, Producer, Director

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Drawing on his experience as the Director of Photography for the Saturday Night Live film unit for 17 years, Alex is able to instantly deconstruct and replicate almost any genre or visual style. His work as a Cinematographer and Producer have earned him an Academy Award nomination as well as multiple film festival awards.

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