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Inspiration

Get inspired by creative video production and post-production projects.

February 26, 2013 Author:

Ever dream of editing film trailers? In this post, you’ll hear from some of the industry’s leading film editors and learn the formula for crafting a successful trailer. Read More

Cutting Trailers – Understanding How To Create One That Works

  • February 13, 2013

    Music Video Color Grading Breakdown

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    In this post, we break down an interesting color grading look used in a recent music video. See how to create a dynamic black and white, split channel color grade WITHOUT 3rd party video editing plugins. Read More

  • February 5, 2013

    3 Inspirational Videos to Grow Your Creative Business

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    Grow your creative business, negotiate better rates and learn something new – all with hand drawn illustrations. Illustrated videos, the ones where people draw along on fast forward to a lengthy voice over, are becoming increasingly popular. I first encountered them through the RSA a few years ago and still think they are the best execution of the [...] Read More

  • February 4, 2013

    Improve Your Editing – Understanding Scriptwriting

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    As an editor, the key to shaping the story hidden amid the footage is to understand the fundamentals of scriptwriting. The two tweets below got me inspired to put together a post on scriptwriting and storytelling for editors and creatives alike.  If you’re like me and keen to beef up your story structure skills, these scriptwriting tips [...] Read More

  • February 1, 2013

    Self Distributing Your Film – Lessons from a Real World Case Study

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    You’ve made a great film and you want it seen! Follow these tips from the director/producers of the documentary hit “Indie Game: The Movie”. Tons of great takeaways for self distribution and promotion. Read More

  • January 31, 2013

    Lessons in Creativity from Pixar

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    Learning how to be a better creative is crucial to all creative professionals regardless of what field you’re specifically in. Check out these great resources from the folks at Pixar on how to be a better creative. Read More

  • January 28, 2013

    Creative Inspiration: Directors on Directing

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    Learn from the best! In this post, we’ve rounded up some of the best advice from leading Hollywood directors. Read More