Art Adams

Art Adams - Director of Photography

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Cinematographer Art Adams shoots spots, visual effects, web/interactive/mobile and high-end marketing projects. His website is at http://www.artadamsdp.com.

Art has been published in HD Video Pro, American Cinematographer, Australian Cinematographer and Camera Operator Magazine He is a current member of the International Cinematographers Guild, a past member of the Society of Camera Operators (SOC), and an industry consultant and educator. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

“Too Much Headroom!” The Joy of “Unconventional” Compositions

“Too Much Headroom!” The Joy of “Unconventional” Compositions

I’m a huge fan of the TV series Mr. Robot. Not only does it have one of the deepest and most intricate storylines I’ve ever seen…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 31 –  Overthinking your job

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 31 – Overthinking your job

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 30 – White balancing to an odd light source

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 30 – White balancing to an odd light source

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 29 – Manually white balancing a camera to a light source

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 29 – Manually white balancing a camera to a light source

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 28 – Breaking into and making a living in the industry

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 28 – Breaking into and making a living in the industry

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 27 – Buying your own camera

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 27 – Buying your own camera

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 26 – How do you draw the line between being stylized and overdoing it?

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 26 – How do you draw the line between being stylized and overdoing it?

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 25 – Traveling with gear

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 25 – Traveling with gear

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 24 – Do you ever miss the look you were able to achieve with film?

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 24 – Do you ever miss the look you were able to achieve with film?

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 23 – Are there any general “lighting rules” that you have or follow?

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 23 – Are there any general “lighting rules” that you have or follow?

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…