Cinemablogapher: Channeling Butch Cassidy
Behind the Scenes, Cinematography, TCIPF Staff

Cinemablogapher: Channeling Butch Cassidy

The location photos in this slideshow were taken during principal shooting for a forthcoming NFL Films project.  Director of photography Brian Murray, graphics artist Jim Eyles and director Paul Camarata collaborated to capture images that … MORE ►

Cinemablographer: NFC Championship
Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Cinematography

Cinemablographer: NFC Championship

Playoff games are truly interesting to me. Usually, I have to film almost everything that moves. This is because we have, at the most, five cinematographers filming. Playoff games give me a chance to focus … MORE ►

Cinemablogapher: CBS Show Open
Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Cinematography

Cinemablogapher: CBS Show Open

This particular project was completely based on elements. “Weather” elements to be exact. Rain, Wind, Snow, Ice, Fog, and Mud were shot. We isolated all of these elements in order to blend previous NFL Films … MORE ►

Cinemablogapher – Giants at Cowboys Week 14
Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Contributors, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants

Cinemablogapher – Giants at Cowboys Week 14

This week, the TCIPF crew asked me to do things a little differently.  I asked to break down several shots that incorporated the same technique: movement.… MORE ►

Cinemablogapher – 49ers @ Lions Week 6
Behind the Scenes, Cinematography, Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers

Cinemablogapher – 49ers @ Lions Week 6

I was definitely at the most talked about game this weekend! 49ers @ Lions! It was the battle of the coaches more than anything…… MORE ►

Cinemablogapher – Bears @ Lions Week 5
Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Chicago Bears, Cinematography, Detroit Lions

Cinemablogapher – Bears @ Lions Week 5

NFL Films has a very distinct and high quality image. We strive to be original and have consistent quality… always. That said, I wanted to try an older, re-housed still-photo lens this weekend.

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Cinemablogapher – Jets @ Ravens Week 4
Baltimore Ravens, Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Cinematography, New York Jets

Cinemablogapher – Jets @ Ravens Week 4

Wow. Steadicam at a Sunday Night Game! I’m still feeling it to tell you the truth.

At the beginning of last week, I had a great opportunity to do something I’ve never seen on an … MORE ►

Cinemablogapher – Eagles @ Falcons Week 2
Atlanta Falcons, Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Cinematography, Philadelphia Eagles, Twitter

Cinemablogapher – Eagles @ Falcons Week 2

Editor’s Note: On game day, our cinematographers take quick snap shots of their film cameras between plays, which we then post on our Twitter feed (#FromTheField) for all of our fans to see.   This MORE ►