Posts Tagged ‘DIY’
Buying or renting a flicker box to create a firelight effect is very effective, but it can also be quite costly. This DIY approach will cost you far less and will yield just as strong results.
Here’s how to protect your camera from dirt, dust, and sand with inexpensive items you’ve got sitting around the house.
Filmmaker and videography gear can bust your budget before you even start shooting. There’s no reason to go broke — affordable gear solutions are easy to find, especially if you’re willing to take a DIY approach.
Weathering your props adds character and history to your scene and makes your created world look lived-in. Here’s how to go about it.
You don’t have to spend a lot of money to capture eye-catching dolly shots. Here are a few pro and DIY options that won’t bust your budget.
Shooting a professional product video is surprisingly easy — if you have the right gear. Here’s everything you need.
Practical lighting is becoming more common than ever thanks to the low-light abilities of modern digital cinema cameras. Here are a few of the most effective practical lights that are sure to add character to just about any image.
There’s no subject too big for this lighting rig. Learn how to create an ultra-bright LED panel with this crazy DIY tutorial.
Do you need high-quality voice-over on a limited budget? No problem. Here’s how you can turn your closet into a DIY sound booth.
Movie props are an often overlooked item, but they are essential to your film’s storytelling. Check out some great movie props, and learn to make your own with these resources.
Need a makeshift camera rig on a small budget? Check out these five cinematography hacks that can be made for under $50.
China balls are one of the cheapest and most effective ways to add beautiful light to your scenes. Here are just three of the many ways you can use them on set.