Learn the history of cinemas numerous aspect ratios from the silent movie days all the way up to the digital era in this video from FilmmakerIQ. Enjoy!
The Changing Shape of Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio:
John Hess traces the evolution of the screen shape from the silent film days through the widescreen explosion of the 50s, to the aspect ratio of modern digital cameras.
This lesson is part of the FilmmakerIQ course: “Everything You Need To Know about Aspect Ratio”