Posts Tagged ‘DP’
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.
Many filmmakers assume that achieving high production value is as simple as shooting on the right camera. In reality, it’s got a lot more to do with surrounding yourself with the right team.
Every film ever made uses these camera shots. We go back to Filmmaking 101 for a look at these standard frames of cinema.
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.
Before you rush out to buy your first fancy camera, make sure you’re prepared for battle with these four tools every DP should have in their kit.
Soft light can give you top-notch results when shooting talent, but many amateur DPs struggle with the basics. Use these illuminating tips to soften your shadows on set.
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.
The Horror genre calls for some unique lighting techniques. These cinematography tips will make just about any horror film more stylized and effective.
One of the hallmarks of great creatives is their willingness to share their skills. Learn how to light a commercial with DP Patrick O’Sullivan.
Considering going multi-cam for your next film? Here are some filmmaking tips regarding multi-cam shoots that you absolutely need to consider.
If you’re an aspiring cinematographer, there’s no better way to learn than by studying the work of others. These 5 critically acclaimed DPs will surely inspire you to improve your craft.
No matter what camera you’re shooting with, perfect exposure is the biggest key to achieving a beautiful image. Here are 5 easy tips that will help you get it right every time.