WorldCat Identities

Millerson, Gerald

Overview
Works: 57 works in 688 publications in 6 languages and 11,063 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1992.75, 791.450232
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerald Millerson
The technique of television production by Gerald Millerson( Book )

198 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Television Production offers you a very practical guide to professional TV and video production techniques. Here you will find straightforward descriptions and explanations of the equipment you will use, and discover the best ways to use it. The authors also tell you how to anticipate and quickly overcome commonly-encountered problems in television production. You will explore in detail all the major features of television production, learning the secrets of top-grade camerawork, persuasive lighting techniques, effective sound treatment, as well as the subtle processes of scenic design and the art of video editing. Successful program-making is about communication and persuasion. It is not merely a matter of knowing which buttons to press, but how to influence and persuade your audience, hold their attention, develop their interest, and arouse their emotions. This book tells you how to do all this - and much more."--Publisher description
Video production handbook by Gerald Millerson( Book )

87 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Video Production Handbook' guides you step-by-step, explaining how to develop your initial programme ideas, and build them into a successful working format. It covers the techniques of persuasive camerawork, successful lighting and video editing
Effective TV production by Gerald Millerson( Book )

51 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective TV Production gives a succinct but thorough overview of the production process. Whatever your role in television, this book outlines the main functions of your job, placing them in the context of all other operations and showing how they are interrelated. The book shows how, within the often severe limitations of time and money, it is possible to originate interesting and competitive television programmes. It describes the essentials of good camerawork and relates them to considerations of audio, staging, lighting, make-up and wardrobe techniques and the way in which a production is developed in approach and style form the initial stages to the moment of shooting. This edition is substantially revised to reflect developments in technology and contemporary production styles. Gerald Millerson'd books on television have long been acknowledged as among the best ever published
The technique of lighting for television and motion pictures by Gerald Millerson( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of this book is to enable everyone working with light in photography, cinematography, and television to build a methodical, rational foundation for techniques from which personal creativity can grow. Fundamentals about the nature of light are explored in a first chapter, and similarities and differences between the eye and the camera in perceiving the visual world are discussed in the second chapter. Subsequent chapters detail basic principles of lighting, tools of lighting, portrait and still-life photography, persuasive lighting, lighting scenes, motion picture and television techniques, effects, and picture control. Photographs and drawings are provided throughout as examples or illustrations of the procedures and concepts discussed. (Rh)
Basic TV staging by Gerald Millerson( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various types of set construction including flats, architectural units (such as arches and stairways), rostra, cyclorama (shallow, U-shaped construction) and profile pieces (cut-outs) are illustrated. The use of a number of staging devices, such as disguising the joins, using perspective, and mirrors is demonstrated. Space problems, background lighting, camera access for shooting purposes, the use of decorative panels and various floor treatment procedures are discussed and illustrated. Over 430 illustrations are included in this book along with a glossary and list of further readings. This book may be used in television filmmaking classes. This book, which is 1 of 10 in a series entitled "Media Manuals," is also available in hard cover for the purchase price of $10.95. KT, 3-77
Video camera techniques by Gerald Millerson( Book )

45 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet your camera * The camera lens * Controlling exposure * Focussing * Automatic Controls * Types of shots * Framing the shot * Basics of composition * Videotaping * Light & Lighting * Studio production * Filters and effects * Camera care
The technique of lighting for television and film by Gerald Millerson( Book )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and German and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of light - The eye and perception - The principles of lighting - Lighting people - The production process - Lighting on location - Atmospheric lighting - Light sources - Lighting equipment - Color temperature - Picture control - Scenery - Visual effects - Safety!
TV camera operation by Gerald Millerson( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why busing was introduced, resistance to busing, its success and failure as a tool for desegregation, and alternatives to busing
TV lighting methods by Gerald Millerson( Book )

26 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the techniques involved in producing good lighting for television
TV scenic design by Gerald Millerson( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"TV Scenic Design is a comprehensive resource for aspiring and practising set designers. Summarizing the principles and practices of scenic design, it details design approaches, structures, and staging methods." "The information contained in the book can be applied to a variety of design situations, from campus or network TV studios, to exhibitions, audio-visual presentations or window displays." "Whatever the scale, space or budget, the methods described in TV Scenic Design will ensure professional results. Now expanded to cover 'virtual' set design, this new edition continues to be an invaluable aid to anyone involved in creating effective sets."--Jacket
Lighting for video by Gerald Millerson( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enables readers to produce top-grade results whether they are lighting off-the-cuff with a portable compact kit or tackling a major project with an extensive heavy-duty rig. It does not assume technical knowledge or previous experience and after coveringbasics it guides readers towards the most effective ways of tackling particular projects, and shows typical professional solutions to everyday situations
TV scenic design handbook by Gerald Millerson( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The background of design - The basics of design organization - Scenic construction - Staging techniques - Staging practices - Shoestring staging - Scenic effects - Scenic operations - The designer on location - Controlling the tone and color - Lighting and the designer
Técnicas de realización y producción en televisión by Gerald Millerson( Book )

30 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realización y producción en la televisión by Gerald Millerson( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video Camera Techniques (2nd Edition) by Gerald Millerson( )

3 editions published in 2015 in Undetermined and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iluminación para televisión y cine by Gerald Millerson( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective TV Production, 3rd Edition by Gerald Millerson( )

1 edition published in 2016 in Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technique de la production télévision by Gerald Millerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etude complète et approfondie du mécanisme, de la technique et de l'esthétique de la réalisation à la télévision
Lighting for tv and film by Gerald Millerson( )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
T.V. camera operation by Gerald Millerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
מילרסון, גראלד, 1923-

Languages
English (506)

Spanish (84)

French (14)

German (5)

Japanese (2)

Italian (1)