Posts Tagged ‘cinematography’
The overuse of shallow depth of field has been an issue since the DSLR revolution hit, and it can look especially bad on daytime exteriors.
If you’re just starting out as a filmmaker or DP, these three prime lenses are the most essential to start with.
Looking to give your footage a high-budget cinematic look? Check out these tips.
One of the biggest headaches associated with shooting at 24fps is the jittery look of vertical lines you get when panning. This calculator will help you eliminate that issue entirely.
Stabilization devices such as a Movi or Steadicam aren’t always an option. Luckily, there are other ways to capture walk-and-talk shots smoothly.
For those of you just starting out as DPs, here are the six settings you need to double-check every time you get ready to roll a take.
Soft light is a fantastic resource for any filmmaker. Let’s take a look at ten ways cinematographers create soft, diffused light on a film set.
Many photographers have ventured into video production and cinematography since the DSLR video revolution. There’s a fairly steep learning curve, but it can be overcome.
Every film ever made uses these camera shots. We go back to Filmmaking 101 for a look at these standard frames of cinema.
Let’s take a look at the amazing cinematic touch of back-to-back Oscar winner and cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki.
High-key lighting is for more than just TV. Let’s take a look at a few examples and examine a few ways to get the shadow-free look.
Instagram is full of photographers, but some of the world’s best cinematographers are also just a follow away. Here are 8 great accounts from awesome DPs.