Tips, tricks and tutorials for professional video producers, filmmakers, directors and camera operators.
The ability to match frame and replace edit in Premiere Pro is incredibly helpful and will enable you to simplify swapping one take for another. Here’s how it’s done.
Create your very own film gear with these free 3D models. This is why every filmmaker and videographer should own a 3D printer.
It’s been nearly 10 years since the iPhone first hit shelves. The drastic improvements to the device’s camera are nothing short of remarkable.
Light wands are an excellent, easy-to-use light source on set. Here are some cheap alternatives to the expensive brands.
Besides being free and easy to make, there are a ton of benefits to creating a PremiumBeat member account. Let’s look at a few.
Dialogue-heavy moments of character interaction can quickly bog down a film’s pacing. Energize those situations with a cinematic shot reverse shot.
Explore the explosive stunt work of 87Eleven Action Design, a studio that’s established two of Hollywood’s most in-demand directors.
Learn how to quickly and easily replace watermarked audio tracks with the real thing in Premiere Pro.
Framing can often make or break a great shot. Here are a few of the most common framing mistakes made by cinematographers.
No filmmaker wants to find themselves going into overtime on set. These five production tips will help you avoid going over time and over budget.
A well-composed frame within a frame can fracture screen space, add depth, and create visual interest in your cinematic compositions.
Fog machines and hazers are some of the most widely used tricks of the trade on film sets, but they certainly aren’t the only way to give your footage a soft hazy look. Here are a few other ways to pull it off.