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By Ian Thomas Healy

This publication provides writers tips and directions on easy methods to increase their motion scenes by way of imposing the various similar types of thoughts utilized in film-making. Loaded with new terminology and definitions, an advent to the fundamental suggestions of an motion Scene, and alertness of the innovations, this publication provides writers the instruments to put in writing their very own expert-level motion scenes! KAPOW! BANG! ZOOM!

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