The Grip Book: The Studio Grip's Essential Guide, 5th Edition from Focal Press provides you with the information needed to learn the essential skills of a professional grip on a movie or television set. Discover vital insider tips ranging from how to operating rigging and lighting equipment to performing difficult camera mounts on aircraft, boats, cars, and trains.
In the book, Hollywood grip Michael G. Uva teaches you to install, set up, maintain, and ensure the safety of all equipment on a set, such as C-stands, cameras, and any specialty gear needed for a shoot. Guidelines for on-set etiquette and how to succeed as a technical crew member will help jump-start your career and prepare you to be a valuable asset on any film or television crew.
Whether you are a professional grip looking to boost your skills or an aspiring one just beginning to learn the trade, the time-tested tips and techniques for smooth and safe operation on set make this new edition an indispensable reference guide.
|Author||Michael G. Uva|
|Date Published||September 2013|