Conrad Hall

Found 20 thoughts of Conrad Hall

You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.

Conrad Hall

There are a lot of directors who are knowledgeable about images, and others who aren't.

Conrad Hall

Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.

Conrad Hall

But at heart, I am more than a cinematographer.

Conrad Hall

I want to tell a story and shape it all the way through to the end.

Conrad Hall

The closer the source of light is to a subject, the broader the beams are.

Conrad Hall

I just wanted to try directing, and the best way was to write the material, so I was imbued with its origins when I was dealing with the actors.

Conrad Hall

If the sun creates a shadow of a character on a wall, it is going to be proportionate to the size of the actor.

Conrad Hall

Painting and writing are solitary arts.

Conrad Hall

The truth is that every experience, every feeling, every film you see, becomes part of the sensibilities you apply to making a movie.

Conrad Hall

Every once in a while, when the audience is expecting to see one thing, you have to show them something else.

Conrad Hall

Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language.

Conrad Hall

I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script.

Conrad Hall

The sun is the most parallel light source because it is so far away.

Conrad Hall

To me, the camera is like a musical instrument. You use it to control the flow, shape, size and colors of images.

Conrad Hall

Contrast is what makes photography interesting.

Conrad Hall

My peers say I have made a difference. That means more to me than winning an Oscar.

Conrad Hall

I hope I'm still shooting when I'm 80.

Conrad Hall

My first semester, I got a D in creative writing.

Conrad Hall

I don't think of myself as a director or writer. I think of myself as a filmmaker.

Conrad Hall