( Wherein I go crazy with screencaps. )
I’m sure I’m not the only one who noticed how awesome the Sam-and-Dean-stalk-around-the-warehouse scene was. It was visually the most memorable of the episode not only because it was Sam and Dean and their badass selves stalking around a warehouse but also because it was *dramatic* looking. But what does dramatic mean exactly? How do you define it visually? And how do you make a scene look dramatic using camera, lights, and actors with rubber knives tiptoeing around? There’s not a single answer for any of that as, I think, most of it’s contextual, but here’s an attempt to breakdown this scene to see some ways it was made to look so badass cool and *dramatic*.( Read more... )
If you're interested in more nerdy camera talk for this episode go here.
This originally was intended to be a small comment for spnematography’s episode discussion for “Reading is Fundamental” (7x21), but it grew into something bigger and took me too long to post in a timely manner for the discussion prompt. So,
weeks months later, here it is. Whoops, deadlines.
Bargggh! Hello, flist! Breaking radio silence! :D I feel like I've been stuck in a well for the last month or two or five, but (I think?) I've escaped for now. *looks around* Freedom means fandom dorkery, which means Show, which means mindless nattering, which sometimes means meta. \o/ So ... after watching this past week’s episode of "Glee", I’ve finally figured out what’s been bothering me about SPN this season.( Spoilers for SPN 6x08 and Glee 2x06 )
There are spoilers in karenmiller's post and what is discussed below is based on the 4x21/4x22 preview.
( Desperate times, desperate measures... )
Also, my fellow flister-fangirls, kentawolf and erinrua, are in the vid, too.
Thanks to maharet83 for the heads-up. You can leave comments for the vidder here.