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27-2012.05 - Technical Directors/Managers

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Observe pictures through monitors and direct camera and video staff concerning shading and composition.

27-2012.02 Directors- Stage, Motion Pictures, Television, and Radio
  • Plan details such as framing, composition, camera movement, sound, and actor movement for each shot or scene.
  • Establish pace of programs and sequences of scenes according to time requirements and cast and set accessibility.
  • Choose settings and locations for films and determine how scenes will be shot in these settings.
  • Review film daily to check on work in progress and to plan for future filming.
27-4031.00 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Compose and frame each shot, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses, film, filters, and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors.
  • View films to resolve problems of exposure control, subject and camera movement, changes in subject distance, and related variables.
  • Read charts and compute ratios to determine variables such as lighting, shutter angles, filter factors, and camera distances.
27-4032.00 Film and Video Editors Bright Outlook
  • Review assembled films or edited videotapes on screens or monitors to determine if corrections are necessary.
  • Review footage sequence by sequence to become familiar with it before assembling it into a final product.
  • Estimate how long audiences watching comedies will laugh at each gag line or situation to space scenes appropriately.
27-2012.01 Producers
  • Review film, recordings, or rehearsals to ensure conformance to production and broadcast standards.
  • Monitor postproduction processes to ensure accurate completion of details.
27-3012.00 Public Address System and Other Announcers
  • Select and play music appropriate for the crowd.
  • Preview any music intended to be broadcast over the public address system.

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