Welcome to the blog of Rasam Production's Asa Newmarch (The Cinematographer), charting the evolution of the opening to the new feature film "Test Drive", jointly produced with Sam Pollock (The Director) and Rob Shaw (The Producer). You'll be able to see the final cut on YouTube [will be linked on a future day] as well as various short videos and vod/podcasts right here on this blog! Enjoy, and please feel free to comment/add suggestions!
Saturday, 8 January 2011
This was a time-limited task with a simple brief: film someone approaching, opening a door, crossing a room, sitting down, comversing with someone already there; in doing so, we used the aspects of continuity editing: match-on-action; shot-reverse-shot and most importantly, the 180 degree rule.