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February 24, 2014 Author:

In this video tutorial we take a look at hairlights and examine some of the best ways to properly use them to make your subject pop. Read More

Lighting for Video: Hair Lights

  • February 13, 2014

    Great Directors with Terrible First Movies

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    Even some of the world’s best filmmakers had rough starts, so don’t be discouraged! In this post we share the bad first movies of Peter Jackson, Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Howard and Oliver Stone. Read More

  • February 12, 2014

    The 4K War: Thoughts on the Future of Video Resolutions

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    With it’s increased resolution and image quality it’s easy to see why 4K footage is quickly becoming the new standard in video production. But is it too late? In the following article we take a look at the future of 4K and the historical trends that lead us to suspect that it might be short-lived. Read More

  • February 11, 2014

    Blackmagic Production Camera 4K vs Panasonic Lumix GH4: Test Footage

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    Check out this impressive test footage from both the Blackmagic 4K Cinema Camera and Panasonic Lumix GH4 – exciting products for indie filmmakers. Read More