focus puller

(redirected from Camera assistant)

focus puller

n
(Film) films the member of a camera crew who adjusts the focus of the lens as the camera is tracked in or out
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After enduring early jobs as a shelf-stacker, waiter, bouncer and camera assistant, he took up comedy full-time, and has since toured internationally, scooping up nominations for multiple awards.
Both the surgeon and the camera assistant were standing on the left side of patient with the monitor on the opposite side.
Born in a small town in France, Rousselot got his start as a camera assistant to Nestor Almendros, working on films by Eric Rohmer (including "Claire's Knee" and "Chloe in the Afternoon"), won his first Cesar Award for "Diva" (1981), and again for "Therese" (1986) and "Queen Margot" (1994).
Raymond and camera assistant Jim Manthorpe filmed a bull seal eating a seal pup off the island of Copinsay, more than an hour from Kirkwall by boat.
All the more remarkable given that this whole series was put together over 120 days of filming across the four seasons by just Simon and his camera assistant.
Surgeon as well as camera assistant was standing on right side of the patient.
A year after a freight train plowed into crew members for a movie about singer Gregg Allman, killing a young camera assistant, the film's director was sentenced to two years in jail Monday as part of a plea deal.
Camera assistant Eddie Aguglia, who was also on the course, said there would have been fatalities if not for the actor's selfless decision and flying prowess.
SAVANNAH, Georgia (AP) -- Two filmmakers charged in a train collision that killed a camera assistant while shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman said Thursday her death "will haunt us forever.
Washington, July 4 ( ANI ): The filmmakers of 'Midnight Rider' have been charged with involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass for the death of 27-year-old camera assistant Sarah Elizabeth Jones in February.
So in American approach, in which the surgeon and camera operator stands on left side of patient side by side, the surgeon has to keep his left shoulder constantly abducted so that the camera assistant can maneuver the telescope under the abducted shoulder.
The 33-year-old Woody Allen fan, formerly a camera assistant for BBC Wales, managed to sign up Submarine actor Craig Roberts from Aberbargoed, Charlotte Ritchie from Fresh Meat, Tom Rosenthal from Friday Night Dinner and Plebs, as well as British comedy stalwarts Keiron Self and Dolly Wells, for the intimate and mostly improvised tale of a young music duo who try to balance love with their burgeoning music career.