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  • Genre:SELF-HELP
  • SubGenre:Creativity
  • Language:English
  • Pages:124
  • eBook ISBN:9781098395575
  • Paperback ISBN:9781098395568

Ego, Fear and Filmmaking

A Survival Guide for Creatives

by Ron McPherson

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"Ego, Fear and Filmmaking" is a survival guide for artists and a must read for content creators!

Learn about getting what's in the script, not a version of it. Pro advice on the best investments in cameras and lighting. Managing your business side and your creative side. How creativity works and trusting the process. Powerful scheduling and budgeting strategies. 

Ego, Fear and Filmmaking is packed full of tips and tricks that will allow you to grow faster as an artist. It will save you time, money and frustration. Be the storyteller you want to be and make a profit. Learn how to get where you want to go as an entrepreneur in a healthier, happier way, right now. Your inner artist will thank you.



"Ego, Fear and Filmmaking" is a survival guide for navigating the entertainment business. Author Ron McPherson shares the stuff they don't teach you in school! McPherson is an award-winning Director of Photography who guides you through the chaos and mystique in the business of storytelling and entertainment. This is a must-read for anyone interested in content creation. If you're thinking about making a project and are facing some big challenges, this book will help get you back on track in a fast, healthy way. This book is for storytellers of all kinds – Directors, Producers, Cinematographers, Writers & Artists. Learn the truth about working in movies and making a profit as a creative.

About the author
Ron McPherson is an award-winning filmmaker and National Geographic Certified Educator. He works with several celebrities and coaches artists and entrepreneurs all over the world. IMDB lists 77 titles in Ron's filmography with over 30 years in filmmaking and storytelling. If you're going to be working with cameras, lighting, and sound, you're in the right place. Ron is the perfect guide on your creative adventure. You can meet Ron, watch videos, and learn more at creativehq.com.