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August 18, 2014 Author:

In the 1970′s, cinematographer Garrett Brown was tired of the bulky dolly equipment needed to get a smooth, moving shot. Out of this frustration, came an invention that would revolutionize the cinema industry – the Steadicam. Read More

Impossible Shots: The Invention of the Steadicam

  • August 8, 2014

    Why All Directors Need to Take Up Acting

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    Indie film directors today have largely become more concerned with gear, effects, and post-production than with story and acting, which is one reason so many indie films fail to have any success. While the technical side of filmmaking is critical in today’s filmmaking environment, it is raw performance that will always be what captivates audiences most. Read More

  • August 7, 2014

    How to Create A Time-lapse Dolly Zoom

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    Learn how to create an awesome dolly zoom effect in the following time-lapse photography tutorial. Read More

  • August 6, 2014

    14 New Cinema 4D R16 Features You Should Know About

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    The new Cinema 4D R16 update is scheduled to be released in September. Here are the 14 new features that we’re really excited about. Read More