Tips, tricks and tutorials for professional video producers, filmmakers, directors and camera operators.
Discover the process that goes into making a Pixar film in this masterclass from Saschka Unseld, director of The Blue Umbrella.
The Dolly Zoom is an easy technique in theory but not as easy in practice. In this article we discover how to create a dolly zoom and examine the different circumstances in which they can be used.
If you’re still using a physical director’s viewfinder get with the times! New smartphone options are cheaper and offer a range of options for setting up your film and video shots.
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.