Tips, tricks and tutorials for professional video producers, filmmakers, directors and camera operators.
Being a good director is more than being bossy and ‘in-charge’. Good direction always starts with good casting and an empathetic mindset. Here’s 3 tips you can quickly set into practice on your next project.
The script supervisor is a necessary, but seldom discussed, member of any successful filmmaking team. In this post we share tips for script supervision to ensure your film maintains continuity throughout the filmmaking process.
Invest in your future by sharpening your skillset! In this post we present 5 of our favorite resources for top quality post production training.
Successful filmmakers share their best tips and we apply this knowledge to video editing. Great tips for success!
What does a good film crew look like? With these tips you should be able to better identify a good crew to ensure your shoot is a success.
The Wolf of Wall Street isn’t known for it’s special effects, but the VFX and compositing work that went into it is impressive. Check out this VFX breakdown to get a behind the scenes look.
Vimeo adds new features and improves the load time of their popular video player. See how these updates improve the Vimeo experience for both content creators and viewers alike.
Discover which light stand is ideal for your video or film project. In this video tutorial we talk C-stands, lightweight stands and speciality boom and uni lighting stands.
Pinpoint which festivals are best for your film project and develop a solid application strategy. In this post, I share my own personal experiences in applying for both big league and small niche film festivals.
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.
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.
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.