Stage one of your career journey is reseach - which is why we have compiled our top resources to give you a helping hand!
The Camera Assistants Manual
David E. Elkins, SOC has over 25 years of professional experience as a Camera Operator and First Assistant Cameraman.
Painting with Light
Painting With Light was the first book on cinematography written by a major Hollywood cameraman.
Masters of Light
The authors explore the working world of the person who controls the visual look and style of a film.
Ben Carter Locations
Ben Carter has been managing locations for Films, TV, Dramas, Music promos, Commercial and Stills shoots for almost 10 years.
My First Job in Film
Want to be an intern or a runner? Dreaming of being a producer, director, or writer? Then Sign Up Today!
The Location Guide
The Location Guide is an annual directory with 600 pages of essential information for filming on location worldwide.
Cinematographers Mailing List
Participants in the discussion on this site are cinematographers, their crew and representatives of all the main manufacturing and rental companies.
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
Professional organization of 800,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers, owned and run by its members, for performance royalties, advocacy, and service for music creators.
Association of Independent Commercial Producers
Industry guidelines for responsible business practices between production companies and their contracting-clients.
Association of Talent Agents
ATA’s collective voice provides strong and effective support for its members in matters relating to talent-agency business.