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Filmmaking is a puzzle. Let’s examine what a pre-production checklist might look like for a low-budget, narrative short film.
In this write-up, we take a look at the rules and regulations of flying with batteries for your next filmmaking excursion.
Today, we’ll look at the three main reasons filmmakers use high-output lights on their set, how to harness this light, and what it’s good for. When people …
Documentary film is only as good as its story. Consider the following filmmaking advice when capturing documentary exposition.
Lighting a moving subject and staying out of frame is always difficult. The solution to this problem is easy: follow fill.
The dew is settled upon the field, the villagers are dancing, and the demonic goats are screaming your name. Welcome to Folk Horror 101.
Straightforward music video concepts can go a long way. These lean stunners will spark some low-budget, crew-optional ideas.
If you want a smooth production, it’s important to understand the language. Follow along on my journey to write a short film, from pre-production to post.
Add authentic and realistic camera shake to your footage and motion graphics with these 15 FREE presets for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro.
Expand your filmmaking skill-set in only a weekend with these DIY tutorials for fun, creative, and relatively simple filmmaking projects.
The aspect ratio has a long and storied history. So what does that mean for the modern filmmaker? In this guide, we go over what to keep …
You can create dramatic compositions by bouncing hard light off something to make it soft, and create sharp edges and punchy, bold images.