Tips, tricks and tutorials for professional video producers, filmmakers, directors and camera operators.
You’re done shooting for the day, and you’re reviewing your footage in post when you see it: the dreaded hot pixel. Why does it happen? And more importantly, how do you fix it? Let’s take a look.
Hyperlapse videos are compelling, eye-catching, and popular. Here’s how to create your own stunning hyperlapse footage.
Step up your video production skills with three camera rigs constructed from ladders.
The industry landscape changes constantly, so it’s easy to miss the latest news. This handy video industry news roundup can help get you caught up!
Thinking about buying a new DSLR camera for video projects? Think again. Here are five reasons why videographers may want to avoid DSLRs.
When you’re ready to move beyond your DIY audio recording setup, use this guide to build a pro boom mic setup for around $500.
There are several video editing techniques every professional needs to know. Let’s take a look at two of them: the J-cut and L-cut.
These affordable lenses are fantastic tools for creating cinematic masterpieces. Here are the very best EF lenses available for less than a grand.
The debate over film versus digital will rage on well into the future, but let’s take a look at some of the emerging negatives of shooting on film.
Despite modern innovations, a dedicated light meter is still the best way to ensure consistent and high quality results on your video projects.
Lens manufacturer Cooke Optics has a YouTube channel that should be followed by every cinematographer.
Ever used a focus chart? Learn more about this important filmmaking tool and discover how it can help your next production.