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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Art Direction Bootcamp: Cinematography for Art Directors
Speaker(s): Robh Ruppel
Company Name(s): Naughty Dog
Track / Format: Visual Arts

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This talk will cover how cinematography and concept art have evolved together over the years. Examples will be shown tracking art and photography styles from the 30's and 40's thru today's current state of the industry. A comprehensive look at how art informs photography and vice versa. Also discussed is how changes in film equipment and lighting have drastically changed to look of concept art. The principles of good composition still apply to both but film style and art style have piggy backed on top of each other producing a type of image that wasn't in the vernacular 20 years ago.

GDC 2015

Robh Ruppel

Naughty Dog

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts