Posts Tagged ‘DP’
Professional director of photography Jas Shelton shares how he broke into the film industry and offers a few tips for aspiring filmmakers in this in-depth Q&A video series.
Working with a new director or DP can be a trial and error process. Here’s how to ensure your production gets the most out of the director/DP relationship.
This guide for cinematographers will teach you all the basics of cinematography while linking you to tons of other great resources for more in-depth coverage.
These cinematography apps have all the tools a DP needs on set. From camera guides to data calculators, use these tools to make your cinematography absolutely stunning.
Get the lowdown on low-angle shots from master filmmakers like Kubrick and Tarantino!
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.