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17 Best Cinematography Books of All Time


Our goal: Gather the most accurate and trustworthy list of Cinematography books on the internet.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Cinematography books" and click on the top 5 articles.
2. Find every book mentioned in 2+ articles and average their rankings.
3. Deliver them all neatly to you here! 😊

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1
    Appears in 5 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 5 articles
  3. 3

    Cinematography

    Blain Brown

    Appears in 5 articles
  4. 4
    Appears in 4 articles
  5. 5

    The Filmmaker's Eye

    Gustavo Mercado

    Appears in 3 articles
  6. 6

    Film Lighting

    Kris Malkiewicz

    Appears in 3 articles
  7. 7

    Cinematography

    Kris Malkiewicz

    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 8
    Appears in 3 articles
  9. 9

    Writing with Light

    Vittorio Storaro

    Appears in 2 articles
  10. 10
    Appears in 2 articles
  11. 11

    Reflections

    Benjamin Bergery

    Appears in 2 articles
  12. 12
    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 13

    Masters of Light

    Dennis Schaefer

    Appears in 2 articles
  14. 14
    Appears in 2 articles
  15. 15
    Appears in 2 articles
  16. 16
    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 17

    A Man with a Camera

    Nestor Almendros

    Appears in 2 articles

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