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Video Production

December 20, 2013 Author:

A mount, dolly system and camera cage – totally collapsable, portable and lightweight. With so many practical applications for filmmakers on-the-go, this Kickstarter campaign aims to change the way we think about camera support gear. Read More

Kickstarters We Dig: Tooga Modular Camera Gear

  • December 19, 2013

    Lighting for Video: LEDs

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    LEDs are light, relatively inexpensive and require little power, making them an ideal choice for many video pros. In this post we explore the pluses and minuses of LEDs, and how to get the most out of these lights in your video production work. Read More

  • December 16, 2013

    Camera Assistant Essentials

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    Don’t be stuck on set without the right tools in your camera kit! The Black and Blue’s Evan Luzi gives a rundown of what essentials every cameraman (or camera assistant) shouldn’t be without. Read More

  • December 13, 2013

    Breakdown Of The Major Online Indie Film Distribution Platforms

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    What’s the best way to generate views (and revenue!) for your indie film? In this post, we put popular video distribution platforms head-to-head. Learn the advantages/disadvantages of each…and which one is best for your film project. Read More

  • November 26, 2013

    The Must-Have Lighting Kit for Shooting Interviews

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    Learn how to create a homemade lighting rig that inexpensive, versatile and easy to use. Read More

  • November 25, 2013

    Quick Trick for De-Flickering Your Video Shots

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    This video editing de-flicker trick is ideal for removing unsightly light flicker from your shots. Simply layer your shots and offset – it’s easy, fast and drastically improve the look of your slow motion and high shutter shots. Read More

  • November 22, 2013

    Filmmaking Round Tables – Top Professionals Discuss Their Craft

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    Round table discussions by leaders in the film and video industry is terrific way to pick up new tips and learn from others experiences. In this post, we’ve shared some of the most insightful round table discussions by well-known directors, screenwriters, cinematographers and composers. Read More