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.
This free luma mask for FCPX will simplify your matte work – no need to use compound clips! In this post we share the download link and video tutorial to get you up to speed.
What do a teen superstar and the evolving film industry have in common? More than you might think! Have some fun with us, as we compare the rise of Miley Cyrus to filmmaking.
Learn to create a lava lamp effect in this Premiumbeat exclusive After Effects tutorial – a great way to improve your AE skills.
License high quality Top 40 style music without the price tag of commercial tracks. In this post, we’ve rounded up the very best royalty free pop and Top 40 tracks for your video and media projects.
Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is set to premiere at the Berlin Film Festival.
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.
This video gives a historical rundown of the title sequence in a unique and organic way – a must watch!
Adobe introduces new features to Photoshop, including highly anticipated 3D printing functionality.
Create awesome wave patterns using this simple After Effects technique. Learning more complex shape layer techniques is not as difficult as you might think.
HitFilm is a crowdfunded visual effects app that’s currently FREE. See HitFilm in action and get all the details in this post.