Browsing: Directing

0 What are Pickups?

AKA Pickup shots, are scenes or shots that are filmed after principal photography is complete. Often times a director will…

0 What is a Steadicam?

You’ve probably seen these at live sporting events or variety shows –  like when you see a cameraman walk backwards…

0 What is a Backlot?

This is the portion of a studio lot used for filming exterior shots. Often times they’ll have this part of…

0 What is the DGA?

Stands for the Directors Guild Of America. This is the union that represents and protects the interests of film and television directors in the United…