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Old 3rd February 2009, 07:28 PM   #22
Corsair 115
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Originally Posted by hgc View Post
Sounds like subtle sabotage. I don't think any camera department will be trying that with Christian Bale.

Don't treat the camera department like dirt, because if you do, you're liable to find shooting will start going more slowly and there'll be all kinds of technical issues. A good camera operator and a good D.O.P. can save hours of production time on a film set—this is especially true when the director is inexperienced or otherwise subpar. Treat the camera guys badly, and they're not going to have much reason to offer those time- and money-saving ideas and techniques.
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