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Cinematographer (DP)

Cinematographer (DP): Creating a Short Film: 06 Working on Set
Cinematographer (DP): Creating a Short Film: 06 Working on Set

The cinematographer or director of photography is the person on a film set responsible for the overall look of the movie. The DP is often referred to as the DoP outside of the US. The cinematographer on a film crew works with the film director and directs the lighting, camera settings, camera movement, framing and composition, and the visual style of the film.

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Filmmaking Shooting Video Video

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