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January 16, 2014 Author:

Don’t go on set without these essential lighting tools. Check out our recommendations for the gear that should be in every light kit. Read More

Lighting for Video: The Tools You Should Have In Your Lighting Bag

  • December 19, 2013

    Lighting for Video: LEDs

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    LEDs are light, relatively inexpensive and require little power, making them an ideal choice for many video pros. In this post we explore the pluses and minuses of LEDs, and how to get the most out of these lights in your video production work. Read More

  • December 17, 2013

    After Effects Quick Tip: Locating The Source Project For Media Assets

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    Need to modify a flattened asset in After Effects? Can’t seem to locate the original comp? This simple After Effects feature will help you quickly locate the source for assets in your 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

  • December 3, 2013

    The Essay Structure of Video Editing

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    In this post we take our cues from traditional narrative writing and apply these techniques to video editing. Learn a few tips for crafting a successful story in your video projects. Read More

  • December 2, 2013

    Creative Inspiration: Nearly No Dialogue Films

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    Be inspired by a few films that prove that less is more, when it comes to dialogue. These silent (or near silent) films convey emotion through mood, production style and clever storytelling. Read More

  • November 29, 2013

    Lighting for Video: Fluorescents Tutorial

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    We continue our Lighting for Video series by getting down with fluorescents. Learn what makes fluorescent lights unique and how to best utilize them in your film and video productions. Read More