Barry Hampe has made more than two hundred documentary films and information videos as director or scriptwriter or both.
Good book - filled with interesting information.
Great shape- thoroughly enjoying it.
I've been shooting mini-documentaries for the web. This book draws out some insights I hadn't really spent time thinking about before that have changed the way I look at preparing... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Torry Norling
This book was a good overview, however I need to look for other sources that will give some of the current 2014 technical specs for delivering a finished product to cable broadcast... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Bill Farrell
Hampe provides a short course in making documentaries that is relevant and helpful for those new to documentary film and as a refresher for old pros. Read morePublished on January 28, 2013 by Kreo
One reviewer said that he got through about three-quarters of the book before he threw it in the trash. Read morePublished on December 5, 2012 by Malachi Constant
This is a refreshingly useful book that gets down to what really makes a great documentary. I was pleasantly surprised by the authors honesty and emphasis on truth. Read morePublished on September 9, 2012 by Robert Nikolas
Several reviews on Amazon criticize this author for supposedly injecting his personal political views into the book, but I don't see it that way. Read morePublished on May 7, 2012 by Amazon Customer
Don't let the title fool you when it refers to making videos, this book is packed with insightful tools that will help you in any digital documentary. Read morePublished on February 15, 2012 by Dr. Wilson Trivino