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Posts Tagged ‘Film’

April 4, 2014 Author:

In the following article we will examine if completely original artwork is possible or valuable to society, and take a look at some examples of films who took ideas from other films to make them even better. Read More

Stop Being Original and Start Being Innovative

  • January 21, 2014

    3 Quick Ways to Be a Better Film Director

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    Being a good director is more than being bossy and ‘in-charge’. Good direction always starts with good casting and an empathetic mindset. Here’s 3 tips you can quickly set into practice on your next project. Read More

  • December 16, 2013

    Camera Assistant Essentials

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    Don’t be stuck on set without the right tools in your camera kit! The Black and Blue’s Evan Luzi gives a rundown of what essentials every cameraman (or camera assistant) shouldn’t be without. Read More

  • August 23, 2013

    Color Grading Tutorial: LUTs in DaVinci Resolve

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    What are LUTs and how can they improve your color grading workflow? In this post, we take a look at how LUTs are used in high end color grading work and share a tutorial for getting started with LUTs in DaVinci Resolve! Read More

  • June 27, 2013

    Aspect Ratio Fundamentals and Free Aspect Ratio Calculators

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    Curious about aspect ratios? Film and video pros need to know the difference in ratios, when to use them and why? In this post we roundup great tutorials on working with different ratios, as well as a few useful aspect ratio calculators. Read More

  • April 16, 2013

    Filmic Blend Technique – Making Video Look Like Film in Premiere Pro

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    It’s easy to give your digital video a film look in Premiere Pro! In this tutorial we show you how to expriment with blending modes and opacity to make your video image pop! Read More

  • March 20, 2013

    The Year of the Digital Bolex: Specs and Speculation

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    Could the Digital Bolex film camera be the video production product of the year? In this post we discuss camera specs and how this new product may shake up the professional camera market. Read More