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#1 Edward Belshaw

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Posted 27 April 2011 - 05:28 AM

I am doing my Dissertation on different technologies in the film world what i would like to know is....
different technologies
are they being used appropriately
are they beneficial
are they being used to they full potential
thank you and i hope for lots of feedback
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#2 Steve Munro

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Posted 28 April 2011 - 02:21 AM

Can I suggest that you be a bit more specific in your questions?
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#3 Edward Belshaw

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Posted 28 April 2011 - 05:49 AM

Can I suggest that you be a bit more specific in your questions?
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thanks yes you can
mainly looking at cameras 3D CGI. does this mean the way film were filmed has to change
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#4 Chris Burke

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Posted 28 April 2011 - 10:46 AM

I can only offer my opinion which is; they are not beneficial. The technological "revolution" that has been taking place in the film industry over the past 15 to 20 years has only really been a benefit as far as creating jobs,which is great in it's own right but a pyrrhic victory at best. Cost of production has gone up, story quality has gone down, energy consumption has way up, ticket sales have gone down. Obsolescence is an annual discovery and universal standards have gone away. Proprietary formats rule. New technology seems only to exist to perpetuate itself and less to do with making art.
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#5 Steve Munro

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Posted 20 May 2011 - 03:04 AM

thanks yes you can
mainly looking at cameras 3D CGI. does this mean the way film were filmed has to change
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Any technological advancement will have corresponding changes in the way the improved technology is used; as an example, look at what happened when sound was introduced - cameras were severly limited in their ability to move so cinematographers had to get more inventive with placement.

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#6 Stuart Brereton

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Posted 21 May 2011 - 01:05 AM

I am doing my Dissertation on different technologies in the film world what i would like to know is....
different technologies
are they being used appropriately
are they beneficial
are they being used to they full potential
thank you and i hope for lots of feedback


What different technologies?

Also, at what level are you writing your dissertation?
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