Tag Archive for House of Cards

“House Of Cards” Style Photo Tutorial

I had so much fun doing a self-portrait in the style of the “Gotham” promo photos that I decided to do another. This time, I’m using as a stylistic reference the extremely cool b&w portraits done for the Netflix hit…

Editing “Creative Geography”

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While writing my recent review of “House of Cards,” I noticed an excellent example of an editing technique that is sometimes called “Creative Geography.” In episode 3 of “House of Cards,” Kevin Spacey’s character, Frank Underwood, visits his hometown of…

“House of Cards” Is Rock Solid

“House of Cards,” the political drama produced by video-rental company Netflix, is smart and compelling entertainment of the highest order. The 51-minute episodes are longer than the network standard of 44 minutes, but feel shorter because the pacing is so…