Shaun Mullins Ass. Fback 03 Overall Comments I am happy and relieved that my Tutor was happy with my assignment ‘Conflict’. I have been criticised in the past of over-complicating my work, on previous courses; so I am now much more mindful to try to keep things simple. My biggest fault is that I tend … More Reflection on my Formative feedback for Assignment 3
This was challenging for me in a very different way to other challenges that I have faced. In this one I had to be a story teller / writer as well as photographer / film-maker and for a long time my mind blank to creating a satisfactory short-story. Only when I had the time to … More Reflection for Assignment 3
In this assignment I edited this film as I went along, that way I was able to see any problems such as I discovered with my sound settings on my digital audio recorder and I was able to make descisions with regards to dropping of the scene of Sarah arriving for the meal as it … More Editing Assignment 3
For this assignment I used tungsten film lights for the first time for some of my mise-en-scene. I chose to do the entire filming in my home; so I had total control of where and when I could film. As part of the mise-en-scene discipline I cleared away any items that I felt would draw … More Mise-en-Scene for Assignment 3
Using my screenplay and story-board I had my blueprints for my short-film. For mise-en-shot, I used my handheld light-meter to measure the incident lighting in my scenes. I also re-set the color-balance on my camera for every new scene and change of lighting. I used both natural ambient lighting and I used for the first … More Filming Assignment 3 mise-en-shot
This is my short-film for assignment 3, Conflict.
For this assignment I have to make a short-film putting in to practice all that I have learned so far by creating a story with a good narrative. This challenge is to include writing my own script and making it in to a film that should be no longer than 3 minutes for both pace … More Planning assignment 3
Whilst working on my short-film for assignment 3, I have been using my Tascom digital audio recorder and shotgun microphone for better audio reproduction. This has been a continuing learning-curve as the instruction manual tells you where to find each function in it’s menu system; but doesn’t explain what the functions do or what they … More Sound