Using a DSLR or mirrorless camera to create a narrative film with a pro cast and crew can be a huge undertaking. Here’s how one film pulled it off.
Soft light can give you top-notch results when shooting talent, but many amateur DPs struggle with the basics. Use these illuminating tips to soften your shadows on set.
There’s a lot to learn from these visually spectacular aerial shots. Here’s 7 filmmaking techniques for getting great drone footage.
Here’s everything you need to know to get a SAG Actor on the set of your non-union production!
You can shoot a feature film on a smart phone. It’s already been successfully done quite a few times. But is it a good idea?
Point of View (POV) shots have been around since the early days of filmmaking. This “subjective camera” is still commonly used to captivate audiences.
We spoke with filmmaker Martin Heck and asked him a few questions about the process of creating amazing timelapse videos. Here’s what he said.
Low-key lighting can instantly make your scene dramatic and moody. In this post we’ll look at how it’s done and share a few tips for low-key success.
Editing a motion picture is truly an art all its own. Here’s a look at some of the greatest edited sequences and the filmmakers that influenced them.
Folk music is perfect for editing movie trailers. Here’s a royalty free music playlist that showcases some great folk tracks from the PremiumBeat catalog.
Flying a drone through a fireworks show is certainly impressive. But is it legal?
Filming outdoors can be frustrating! Use these tips to set yourself up for success next time you’re working outside.