Ultimate Guide to Camera Shots: Every Shot Size Explained [The Shot List, Ep 1]

In this video essay, StudioBinder covers the fundamental camera shots at your disposal, how each of them typically operates and how one film used that shot size particularly well. Movies like Coco, Avengers Endgame, The Godfather Part 2, The Favourite, and Phantom Thread use specific camera shots to capture the ideal presentation of a cinematic moment. From establishing shots in Blade Runner 2049 to extreme close ups in Kill Bill, StudioBinder will illustrate the essential building blocks of cinematography.

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