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The Resource The assistant lighting designer's toolkit, Anne E. McMills

The assistant lighting designer's toolkit, Anne E. McMills

Label
The assistant lighting designer's toolkit
Title
The assistant lighting designer's toolkit
Statement of responsibility
Anne E. McMills
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"What are the do's and don'ts of being a good assistant lighting designer? What are focus tapes, and how do I use them? What is the best method for creating a magic sheet? What should be found in every assistant's kit? How do I make that first important leap into this professional career? Answer these questions and many more with The Assistant Lighting Designer's Toolkit. This definitive guide unlocks the insider-secrets used to succeed as a professional assistant lighting designer (ALD) -- whether choosing assisting as a career or while transitioning to another. This book outlines, step-by-step, the challenges the ALD faces during every phase of production. Never before has a resource existed that views the design process through the eyes of the assistant. Intermingled among the nuts and bolts of the paperwork and essential procedures, top industry professionals reveal tips for personal survival in this challenging career -- both domestically and abroad as well as in other careers in lighting. Within these pages are the industry secrets rarely taught in school!"--Provided by publisher
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McMills, Anne E
Dewey number
792.02/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Stage lighting
Label
The assistant lighting designer's toolkit, Anne E. McMills
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-419) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part 1. The profession. Understanding assisting -- The tools required -- Production personnel -- Unions -- Part 2. The process. Design prep -- Load-In -- Tech -- Previews and performances -- Part 3. The paperwork. Pre-production paperwork -- Tech process paperwork -- Part 4. The industry. U.S.-based employment opportunities -- Working outside the United States -- Working in industries outside of theatre -- Part 5. The life. Working as an independent contractor -- Appendix A: Step-by-step assistant's checklist -- Appendix B: Design package checklist -- Appendix C: Assistant's kit checklist -- Appendix D: Electronic folder organization -- Appendix E: Site survey measurements -- Appendix F: Sample shop order -- Appendix G: Sample cover letter and resumé -- Appendix H: Contributing lighting designers and associates -- Appendix I: Product websites
Control code
ocn885208624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 436 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134650118
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885208624
Label
The assistant lighting designer's toolkit, Anne E. McMills
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-419) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part 1. The profession. Understanding assisting -- The tools required -- Production personnel -- Unions -- Part 2. The process. Design prep -- Load-In -- Tech -- Previews and performances -- Part 3. The paperwork. Pre-production paperwork -- Tech process paperwork -- Part 4. The industry. U.S.-based employment opportunities -- Working outside the United States -- Working in industries outside of theatre -- Part 5. The life. Working as an independent contractor -- Appendix A: Step-by-step assistant's checklist -- Appendix B: Design package checklist -- Appendix C: Assistant's kit checklist -- Appendix D: Electronic folder organization -- Appendix E: Site survey measurements -- Appendix F: Sample shop order -- Appendix G: Sample cover letter and resumé -- Appendix H: Contributing lighting designers and associates -- Appendix I: Product websites
Control code
ocn885208624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 436 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134650118
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885208624

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