Collanews

🔒
❌ À propos de FreshRSS
Il y a de nouveaux articles disponibles, cliquez pour rafraîchir la page.
Hier — 6 décembre 2019The Beat: A Blog by PremiumBeat

Make Your Own Light Control for Quasar-Style Tube Lights

Par Rubidium Wu

In this tutorial, we'll go over how to build an inexpensive — and relatively simple — quasar-style light control using foam core.

Creating and Ingesting Proxies in AVID Using DaVinci Resolve

Par Bud Simpson

In this step-by-step tutorial, we'll cover the best practices for using DaVinci Resolve to sync, color grade, and transcode proxies for ingest into AVID.

Learning Curve: How to Use a Geared Tripod Head

Par Rubidium Wu

In this video tutorial, we'll explore the origins of the geared head, when and how it was used, and why filmmakers still use it to this day.

A Detailed Review of the DaVinci Resolve Keyboard

Par Lewis McGregor

In this hands-on review, we take a look at Blackmagic's DaVinci Resolve keyboard and how it can increase your editing efficiency.

Things to Check When Adobe Premiere Pro Is Lagging

Par Charles Yeager

In this walkthrough, we'll look at how to optimize your editing workflow — and which settings to check if Premiere Pro is running slow.

The History of Skate Videography: The Unsung Hero of Cinéma Vérité

Par Robbie Janney

Let's dive into the history of the skate video and how skateboarding has influenced the videography and filmmaking landscape.

An Introduction to Creating Great Video Thumbnails

Par Jourdan Aldredge

In this article, we'll discuss the importance of the thumbnail image for your videos — and how to choose, create, and upload one.

À partir d’avant-hierThe Beat: A Blog by PremiumBeat

How to Master Alfred Hitchcock’s MacGuffin Technique

Par Jourdan Aldredge

The mystery and thrill of Alfred Hitchcock's MacGuffin: What it is and how it can be utilized in your next film and video project?

The Secrets of Making Money as a Documentary Filmmaker

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Here are some insightful tips on how to pitch and sell yourself, land the best gigs, and actually get paid for documentary film work.

Find Your New Favorite Tool: Five NLE Alternatives to Premiere

Par Caleb Stephens

Frustrated with Premiere? Tired of the subscription model? Today, we're taking a peek at some of the alternative NLEs available to editors.

“Watchmen” and The Art of Creating Nonlinear Stories

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Taking lessons from Watchmen and other classics, we deconstruct how you can harness the nonlinear style for your film projects.

Introducing FilmUp: The Newest Platform for Industry Gigs and Portfolios

Par Robbie Janney

We spoke with FilmUp — a site that combines your portfolio with new job opportunities — on how they're changing how filmmakers connect with each other.

The Top 3 Ways to Shoot Vertical Video of Your Film Project

Par Rubidium Wu

In this write-up, we’ll look at three common methods for creating a 9:16 vertical video cut of your project — and how each one measures up.

Department of Justice To Remove Landmark Theater Restrictions

Par Chuck Crosswhite

Removing the Paramount Consent Decrees could change the cinema experience as we know it. Here's what the future may hold with the Decrees out of commission.

The Pros and Cons of Forming a Production Company

Par Rubidium Wu

We take a look here at the relative pros and cons of forming your own production company — and when it makes sense to do so.

Making Ford v Ferrari: Cinematography at 100 mph

Par Rubidium Wu

See how director James Mangold relied on tried-and-true methods for shooting scenes at high speed—and invented a few techniques of his own.

3 Lessons in Lighting from Cinematographer Robert Richardson

Par Rubidium Wu

Robert Richardson's eye for the unusual showcases extreme framings and non-realistic lighting. Let's take a look at his signature style.

The Rules of Cinema Vérité Documentary Filmmaking

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Learn the origin of the term cinéma vérité, the vérité tradition, and tips for creating your own cinéma vérité documentary projects.

Has the Mirrorless Silent Mode Feature Killed the Unit Stills Blimp?

Par Lewis McGregor

Unit stills photographers shoot the majority of promotional material and behind-the-scenes stills, but many people don't know much about their role.

The Rise of TikTok and What It Means for Digital Video Producers

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Here is a look into the vast capabilities of TikTok, the latest video sharing app, and what it can offer to the world of social media.

The Importance of Camera Movement in “The Irishman”

Par Rubidium Wu

"The Irishman" follows the "heighten naturalism" aesthetic from "The Wolf of Wall Street," injecting a darker, more conspiratorial tone.

Learning Curve: Using a Steadicam for the Right Shot

Par Rubidium Wu

Steadicam operation is a camera skill that requires a lot of equipment and experience, but how hard is it to put on the gear and get a ...

DaVinci Resolve’s Boring Detector — Offensive or Misunderstood?

Par Lewis McGregor

Let's discuss the usefulness of the Boring Detector for the up-and-coming editor — as well as how and why it is sometimes ineffective.

Art Director Adam Rowe on Creating the Production Designer’s Vision

Par Paula Goldberg

We sat down with art director Adam Rowe to discuss his vision of success in the industry — inspiration, process, and hard work.

A Guide to Structuring Your Scripts and Screenplays

Par Jourdan Aldredge

When you're structuring your screenplay, there are a number of options to consider if you want the strongest script possible.

Breaking Down the Role of the Video Editing Supervisor

Par Jourdan Aldredge

We cover everything you need to know about the Video Editing Supervisor, how to work with one, and how you can become one.

Why Tungsten Lighting in Filmmaking Is Still Alive and Thriving

Par Rubidium Wu

Some of the most successful DPs are using tungsten on some of the biggest productions, and for reasons that might surprise you.

How to Build and Use the Swiss Frame Book Light

Par Rubidium Wu

The Swiss Frame Book Light is a valuable tool for any DP or gaffer because it is a versatile diffusion setup that will make the talent look ...

What “The Righteous Gemstones” Teaches About Directing Styles

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Rotating roles — an intimate lesson in how multiple directors can use multiple filmmaking styles to create one unified vision.

A Practical Guide to Dutch Angles and Tilted Framing

Par Rubidium Wu

Dutch angles, if used discreetly, add an aura of dread, as well as a sense that the world has gone askew. Let's take a look at how ...

❌