Posts Tagged ‘filmmaking’
The president of RED Digital Cinema loaned his personal Helium 8K to a 19-year-old filmmaker for 24 hours. Watch the stunning short film, and see how it was made.
Lighting the background of your shot can add depth to a scene and up the production value of your project. Here’s everything you need to know about the technique.
Rumored specs, lens options, pricing, and a potential launch date. The Canon 5D Mark IV is almost here.
Network with creative professionals and learn something new at this fall’s must-attend video industry conferences.
Close-ups and extreme close-ups have the power to be intimate, terrifying, and hilarious. Placing these shots naturally in your work is tricky — but not impossible.
How do the dollars and cents compare with dynamic ranges and sensor sizes? Let’s examine the differences between $1,000 DSLRs and their higher-end $10,000 counterparts.
Continuity errors can pull an audience out of the world you’ve spent so much time and effort creating. Here are a few common continuity goofs and gaffes that you can easily avoid.
The Jungle Book figured out how to create natural light in the middle of a warehouse. How can you apply this technique to your next video?
Your film or video project’s first shot is incredibly important. Whether you’re establishing a time and place or unveiling a mystery, a compelling first frame is vital.
With so many cameras on the market today, it’s tough to choose which one is right for your production. Here are the reasons I choose the Canon C300 Mark II.
Sometimes a filmmaker just likes the color red — and sometimes a filmmaker is trying to tap into an audience’s raw emotions to stir a primal reaction to the images on screen.
In addition to being a great way to pass the time in traffic, these podcasts are loaded with entertaining real-world insight into the world of filmmaking.