Posts Tagged ‘Production’
For a film to truly succeed, its lead producer must understand how to effectively collaborate with the film’s auteur. Unfortunately, no two directors are exactly alike.
Micro-budget filmmakers often spend too much money in all the wrong places. Here are three areas to scale back on when breaking down your budget.
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.
If you can’t afford to have a DIT on your crew, use these tips to help ensure your footage is safely backed up every time.
What is a Digital Imaging Technician? What is their role on set? Here’s a breakdown of the constantly changing job of a DIT.
Shooting action sequences takes a special set of technical and creative skills. Here’s how to get it right every time.
Amateur directors often overcompensate for their lack of experience by overdirecting their actors. Here are some ways to take a more subtle approach.
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.
Get your audience on the edge of their seat! Check out the 5 shot types that will drive suspense and the Hollywood films that have used them.
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.
It’s more crucial than ever before to maintain high production values when producing documentaries. Here are a few ways to go about it.
Considering going multi-cam for your next film? Here are some filmmaking tips regarding multi-cam shoots that you absolutely need to consider.