The beat . A blog by premiumbeat

January 28, 2014 Author:

Get the most out of your production lights by using light modifiers. In this video tutorial we show you a few of the most common modifiers and how to use them on-set. Read More

Lighting for Video: Light Modifiers

  • January 24, 2014

    The Dolly Zoom: Film History and Video Tutorial

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    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. Read More

  • January 23, 2014

    Swap your Director’s Viewfinder for a Smartphone App

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    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. Read More

  • January 23, 2014

    Easy Luma Mask in FCPX

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    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. Read More