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How to Become a Cinematographer

A cinematographer or Director of Photography (DP), is responsible for all the visual elements of a film; in other words, this professional is literally, the eye behind the camera. Under the guidance of the...

Top 10 tips for being a cinematographer

Anthony Dod Mantle is an award-winning British cinematographer. In 2009 he won an Oscar for best achievement in cinematography for Slumdog Millionaire. He won a Bafta for the same film and his other credits...

8 Need-to-Know Tips for Acting On Camera

8 Need-to-Know Tips for Acting On Camera This week at Backstage, we’re delving into on-camera acting in a major way. From our extensive guide on becoming a master to a focus on the film...

What’s Your Place in the Film Industry? – Flowchart

A politically incorrect career guideScreenwriter, Director, DOP, Actor, Editor, teacher…follow the filmmaking flowchart to find your place in the film industry! It was five years after film school. I had been running a film festival and dabbled...

Acting Tips for Beginners

Take direction No one, not directors, casting agents, or your fellow performers really like performing with someone who doesn’t take direction. This action can often say more about you than you wish. Learn how...

Martial Arts & Gymnastics

Martial Arts & Gymnastics When some people think of gymnastics, they think of the fancy flips, swings, and floor exercises that are done in the Olympics. None of that is really super useful in...

Acting, Audition & Nervousness…

Acting, Audition & Nervousness… Audition को जाते समय nervousness सबसे बडी समस्या है।आपकी 1 ली या 200 वी audition आपको nervous कर सकती है।nervousness के अनेक कारण है। 1)Audition के स्थान पर आप जाने...

Unknown facts about bollywood actresses – Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone: Deepika Padukone is the only actress in Bollywood to enter the Rs 500 crore club, delivering back-to-back hits with films like Race 2, Cocktail, Chennai Express and Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela. But her journey in Bollywood has been...

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