Since its groundbreaking release in March 2010, Stand-In Central has provided innumerable visitors with incredible insight into the exciting and mysterious job of the television and film stand-in.

stand-in-handbook-coverWe’ve realized that not every visitor has time to sift through the tremendous resources available on Stand-In Central. So, we just released The Stand-In Handbook, a downloadable ebook chock full of information culled from Stand-In Central and its weekly-updated Tips & Tricks Blog.

The Stand-In Handbook features 127 over 275 pages of guidance and instruction on standing in — from an overview of the job to what to wear to set, from tricks of the trade to ideas for being the best stand-in you can possibly be. The ebook is organized into 10 sections with more than 34 64 chapters for quick and easy comprehension, and it is penned by experienced stand-in, editor Ben Hauck.

The Stand-In Handbook is available in PDF format so you can read it on your computer, and with its large type, you can take The Stand-In Handbook to set to read on your Kindle or other PDF-enabled ereader. Get your copy now to be ready for the job tomorrow!

The Stand-In Handbook is $20 and available for immediate download with a credit card or PayPal account. See below to order.

Buy the The Stand-In Handbook bundled with The Callsheet Cheatsheet and save $2! See below to order the bundle.

Ordering Information

Please note that within minutes after purchase a download link for the PDF will be emailed to you. If you do not see the email, please check your spam or bulk folder. Please read our very short Terms & Conditions before purchasing. Downloads must be made within 2 days.

Our Very Short Terms & Conditions

Please note that The Stand-In Handbook is a PDF file and not a physical book.

Upon purchase and payment verification, you will receive an email within a few minutes with a download link. If if does not show up in your inbox within a few minutes, please check your spam or bulk folder before contacting Stand-In Central.

Also, please note that in purchasing The Stand-In Handbook, you have 2 days (48 hours) in which to download the file. We cannot refund an order if the download is not made within the 2 days. If you are unable to download the file within the next 2 days, please consider making your purchase at another time.

If you have any questions about or problems with your order, please contact Stand-In Central using the Customer Service subject line here:

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