Ryan Walters has an excellent 7 (and counting!) part series at Zacuto.com on how to bring a cinematic look to a small budget commercial.
In this series I am sharing with you the behind the scenes process of how we at Bleeding Thorn Films make a project happen– warts and all, from script to screen.
It is mandatory reading!
Part 1: Landing the Client
Part 2: Budgeting
Part 3: Location Scouting
Part 4: Storyboarding
Part 5: Lighting Diagrams
Part 6: Creating a Schedule
Part 7: Conducting Camera Tests
Part 8: How to build a Rain Bar