Tips, tricks and tutorials for professional video producers, filmmakers, directors and camera operators.
Painterly staging and framing of a tableau shot, as seen in the work of Wes Anderson and Peter Greenaway, can give your movie a striking visual quality. Let’s look at some examples.
When digital cinematography first hit the scene, most pro DPs wouldn’t go near it — and for good reason. But now digital cinema cameras offer a viable (and sometimes stronger) alternative to film cameras. Let’s look at some of the advantages of digital over film.
There’s no subject too big for this lighting rig. Learn how to create an ultra-bright LED panel with this crazy DIY tutorial.
‘Tis the season for turkey, stuffing, and awesome Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Let’s take a look at what’s out there for filmmakers and videographers.
The Sony a7S II adds some welcome improvements to the already incredible a7S. So, the camera is perfect… right?
Do you have an issue with noisy video? Follow these steps in Premiere Pro and your video will be cleaned up in no time!
Shooting product shots on a seamless white backdrop calls for a very specific approach to lighting. Here are some tips on how to get it right next time you’re in the studio.
Illustrating a sense of scale is something that filmmakers still often have difficulty with today. These resources should give you a better understanding of how to magnify your subjects.
The story of Rocky – the movie franchise, not the character – is a great source of inspiration and wisdom for anyone interested in making films.
Holiday videos are a fun way to visually communicate with friends, family, and clients, but they can often turn out a bit cheesy. These low-to-no-cost tips will help your holiday videos have a fresh and polished feel.
Getting into drone video production? Here are some tips for capturing great footage and some must-know information for new pilots.
When you need a truly EPIC tracking shot, turn to the undisputed master of bombastic cinema: Michael Bay.