The noted cinematographer discusses his technical and aesthetic approaches to cinematography in forty of his films and profiles some of the major stars and. Title, A Man with a Camera. Author, Nestor Almendros. Edition, illustrated. Publisher, Farrar, Straus, Giroux, ISBN, , Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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Excellent almendroe and logical overview of every film Almendros made, up to the printing of this book. Juan Antonio rated it really liked it Jul 11, Alessia rated it it was amazing Dec 23, Spanish cinematographer Nestor Almendros’s this biography styled book is undoubtedly a gem for all people interested in cinema.

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The book – each film prefaced by a beautiful still – is peppered with anecdotes and observations about the relevant filmmakers. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. In his book Nestor puts his thoughts about cinema, the netsor of cinematographer and how contemporary cinematographers should find different ways of taking pictures by looking classics and several other art forms.

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One of the greatest cinematographers, Almendros is also a good storyteller. Federico rated it it was amazing May 25, Jun 01, Andrew Bishop rated it it was amazing Shelves: If you want to find out about directors, actors, and what went on behind the scenes in the various films he worked on – and he worked on many interesting to great fil Nestor Nrstor worked as a cinematographer on a number of my favorite films, so I looked forward to reading this book.

Mar 25, Vanessa rated it it was amazing. He puts the importance of using natural light where today’s cinema overly uses fake stage lights.

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Nestor’s writing style is so honest and written in a very common language without stucking in too much jargon. David rated it really liked it Jan 30, David rated it liked it Jan 30, Inspiring to hear the stories of Mr. Patrick Grandaw rated it really liked it Apr 11, Feb 28, Paul Secor rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Alexiemelekalcide Melek rated it really liked it Jul 26, If you’re interested in cinematography, this may be a book you’ll want to read.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Paperbackpages. Also the importance of using light techniques in paintings like Vermeer, Rembrandt or Monet.

Ben Greenblatt rated it it was amazing Feb 04, Nestor Almendros worked as witg cinematographer on a number of my favorite films, so I looked forward to reading this book.

It’s a delight and a must-read for any and all cinephiles. Refresh and try again. Alejandro Benito rated it really liked it Sep 10, To see what your friends thought almendro this book, please sign up.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Nicholas rated it it was amazing May 03, Through the book Nestor honestly nesfor very openly shares his techniques on how to solve problems in different situations. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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Cristian Roso rated it really liked it Jul 19, Also the importance of using light techniques in pa Spanish cinematographer Nestor Almendros’s this biography styled book is undoubtedly a gem for all people interested in cinema. I ate this book up. Don rated it it was amazing Nrstor 30, Absolutely love this book, Nestor Almendros writing, his simplicity, his way to work with lighting, his work, all the movies he talks about Return to Book Page.