Blackmagic Design announces the new Blackmagic ATEM Mini Pro switcher, updates to the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras and the HyperDeck minis. Today, the team at Blackmagic Design ...
In this genre breakdown, we dive into the chilling, suspenseful subgenres of the "Thriller" to learn how you can add tension to your filmmaking projects.
Here’s a look at how quarantines and shutdowns are changing the future of the film industry. For many, these last few weeks have felt like the sped-up ...
With new productions on the horizon, some say the once-dead Western film genre seems to be making a slow comeback. Did it ever really go away?
We asked some of our content creators about their thoughts on RED cameras — accessories, investments, and the company's future — and they didn't hold back.
Here's what we know about what the COVID-19 outbreak means for camera and gear releases, as well as industry events.
Cinematographer Stefan Ciupek gave us the lowdown on the visual language, lenses, and filming locations behind Guns Akimbo.
The Fujifilm X-T4 keeps all the best features of the X-T3 while making updates that users have been clamoring for, like In-Body Image Stabilization.
David F. Sandberg, the director of "Shazam!," breaks down the daunting process that converts 2D films into 3D "cinematic experiences."
Emmanuel Lubezki only accepts projects that give him the opportunity to do what he does best — create images unlike anything you've seen before.
In this tour of the horror film genre, we break down some of the best-known sub-genres for tips on how to improve your own horror filmmaking endeavors.
Explore five methods for filming innovative and creative music videos with real-life examples from hits across genres and decades.
To the Moon and beyond. Breaking down the science-fiction genre and how you can learn to create your own sci-fi film adventures.
Let's look at what the current state of technology will mean for the future of film and the people who make it, distribute it, and consume it.
Take a look at the most rented and purchased gear of 2019, and get a sneak peek at how the trends are looking like for 2020.
What better way to learn filmmaking than from the best. Let’s take a look at some of the principles we can gather from modern films and television.
Let's take a close look at Apple's challenge to RED, the dispute, the decision, and what it means for the future of both companies.
Today, we'll take a look at three new digital video camera game changers we’d like — and expect — to see released in 2020.
Stagecraft vs. Green Screen: How Jon Favreau crafted the effects for the epic series The Mandalorian on a not-so-epic TV budget.
Browser-based creative review is already a staple for collaboration in the industry, so what does ftrack's acquisition of Cospective mean for filmmakers?
In ten years, a lot has happened to the world of filmmaking and cinematography. Let's take a look at some of the biggest moments.
Gregory Middleton shares some behind-the-scenes stories about the cinematography behind Watchmen — as well as some insights for aspiring filmmakers.
Let’s take a look at YouTube’s offerings to see how it works, some of its editing options, and if it might be of interest for certain projects.
Find your dream job. Let’s take a step-by-step journey through the entire process of getting hired by a video production company.
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?
Here are some insightful tips on how to pitch and sell yourself, land the best gigs, and actually get paid for documentary film work.
Taking lessons from Watchmen and other classics, we deconstruct how you can harness the nonlinear style for your film projects.
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.
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.
Robert Richardson's eye for the unusual showcases extreme framings and non-realistic lighting. Let's take a look at his signature style.