The Social Network

Scaling up – Have subjects come to the foreground (Part 1)

Scripts very often need subjects to become scaled up on screen without changing the viewing axis. Exploring the hows and whys of this need will eventually lead us to cut-ins, but before we get there, Continue reading

Frame splitting – Compartments (Part 2)

Segmenting the screen in more than a couple of compartments makes it difficult for the audience to follow the action. They might feel there’s too much to see at the same time and eventually be at a loss with so many characters and compartments. Now if the screen subdivision appears Continue reading