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Pick up filmmaking tips from a Hollywood master, Martin Scorsese. In this roundup we get a rare glimpse into Scorsese’s methods and process.
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.
The Oscar nominations for best VFX are out and this proved to be an awesome year for visual effects. In the following article we show visual effects breakdowns for all five oscar nominated films.
With over 470 still and motion picture camera options, the Mark II Artist’s Viewfinder is a powerful smartphone app for quickly visualizing your shots. We’ve got 10 copies to giveaway!
Your film’s success weighs heavily on the effectiveness of it’s marketing. In this post we sit down with pro film marketeer Mark Steven Bosco and pick up some tips and advice for promoting indie film.
Unlike DSLRs, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera uses a micro four thirds system that requires special lenses. Find out how micro four thirds is different – and how you can still use the BMPCC with your existing DSLR lenses.
You may know how to use a lens but do you know how it is made? In the following article we take a look at how camera lenses are created.
For years the famous “Shower Scene” from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho has been attributed to the master of suspense, but new insights suggest that Hitchcock may not have directed the scene.
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.
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.
Check out this impressive test footage from both the Blackmagic 4K Cinema Camera and Panasonic Lumix GH4 – exciting products for indie filmmakers.
Curious about Assimilate Scratch? The following tutorials share the features of a Scratch post production pipeline and show you how to get started.