To the producers of “The Expendables”
The next time you’re going to spend what are obviously millions upon millions of dollars to have a big name cast acting in a film full of big money special effects and production value heavy shots of all sorts, perhaps you could give the viewing audience a break and consider spending an extra few bucks and hire actual camera assistants instead of interns / students, find one that know how to pull focus, not to mention camera operators that know how to spot focus problems. Yes, these people do exist.
That’s it, it’s just that simple of a fix.
Oh yeah, all of those CGI blood splatter shots look like shit.
N.B., The ownership of any and all photos, opinions, and/ or quotes above (including those of mine) belong to the material’s creator(s). Credit is given when it’s known, but as everyone knows, success usually has a million parents and failure is an orphan.
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P.S., check back for occasional updates and rewrites….
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