Author: Jason Tomaric

Jason Tomaric

Jason J. Tomaric is a 14-time Emmy, Telly and CINE Award-winning filmmaker. With four feature films, numerous shorts, thirty commercials, music videos and several educational DVD series on the market, Jason’s on-time, on-budget directing approach has made him an invaluable talent on every project. Jason has worked in over 20 countries as a director/DP and has taught at some of the nation’s most prestigious film schools including UCLA and the New York Film Academy.

Website: http://filmskills.com

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Zoom Lenses

Video: How zoom lenses work

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Emmy winning filmmaker Jason Tomaric walks you through the ins and out of zoom lenses This is a sample from FilmSkills. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

Film Equipment

VIDEO: Roller Stands

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Cinematographer Jason Tomaric shares more helpful information about relevant film equipment used in the industry. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

cookies

VIDEO Breaking Up Solid Walls with Light

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Jason Tomaric shows us how to change a plain, dull wall into something interesting and dimensional using a lighting object called a cookaloris. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7. www.filmskills.com

cinematography

VIDEO: What is Latitude?

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Director/Cinematographer Jason Tomaric discusses, in layman’s terms, how to understand film latitude. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7. www.filmskills.com

on location shooting

VIDEO: Safety Takes

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Jason Tomaric, noted cinematographer, stresses the importance of safety takes and how they will save you time in the editing room. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

cinematography

VIDEO: The Physics of Focusing

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Director/Cinematographer, Jason Tomaric elaborates on the intricacies of lens focusing for creative cinematography. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

Film skills

VIDEO: Focal Length and Depth

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Emmy Award winning cinematographer Jason Tomaric shares more about focal length and depth on film cameras. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

filmmaking

Video: Communicating as a director

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Emmy winner Jason Tomaric expounds on how directors need to effectively communicate their vision to the cast and crew on a film set. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

Filmskillls

VIDEO: What are those darn F-Stops, anyway?

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Jason Tomaric, successful filmmaker and cinematographer makes sense of how to quantify light. FilmSkills is the visual way to learn filmmaking. Online training videos available 24/7.

Bounce Card

Three tips for getting a great shot in direct sunlight

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Summertime is almost here, and so are challenges of shooting outdoors in the harsh summer sun. Although the winter months provide us with plenty of diffused cloud cover to properly expose out actors, the harsh, direct summer sun can be problematic when the light and shadows fall outside the contrast ratio of the camera. Here…

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