Posts Tagged ‘DIY’
How inexpensively can you put together a digital cinema camera package? Here’s what to spend your money on in the post-peak-camera era.
Using a DSLR or mirrorless camera to create a narrative film with a pro cast and crew can be a huge undertaking. Here’s how one film pulled it off.
You can shoot a feature film on a smart phone. It’s already been successfully done quite a few times. But is it a good idea?
Flying a drone through a fireworks show is certainly impressive. But is it legal?
Gaff tape can be used for so much more than fixing cables to the ground. Here are some other ways you can use this sticky filmmaking staple.
The nighttime exterior shot is one of the greatest challenges for filmmakers on a budget. This filmmaking tip will make lighting your scene a lot easier.
It can be a real challenge to light a scene using only a single light source, but these cinematography tips and techniques will help you achieve amazing results even with limited gear.
Great locations can make even the lowest budget production look like a million bucks. Learn how to to land awesome film locations without breaking the bank.
Find out what the industry is talking about with this collection of recent must-read filmmaking articles.
Period pieces are usually out of reach for low-budget filmmakers, but these five tips will open up the possibility of setting your story in a different era.
Filmmaking can get expensive quick! Save yourself some cash and free up some of your budget with this collection of DIY lighting tips.
Landing a recognizable cast will improve your indie film’s chances of success. Here are a few ways to attach name actors to your feature.