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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the Western Film Genre

Par Jourdan Aldredge

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?

The High-Octane Production of “Guns Akimbo” on a Limited Budget

Par Paula Goldberg

Cinematographer Stefan Ciupek gave us the lowdown on the visual language, lenses, and filming locations behind Guns Akimbo.

Cinematography Breakdown: Creating the Look of Parasite

Par Logan Baker

Let's take a look at the cinematography, blocking, and storyboarding of Bong-Joon Ho's latest masterpiece.

Industry Insights: Cinematography the Emmanuel Lubezki Way

Par Rubidium Wu

Emmanuel Lubezki only accepts projects that give him the opportunity to do what he does best — create images unlike anything you've seen before.

Genre Breakdown: The Different Types of Horror Films

Par Jourdan Aldredge

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.

5 Creative and Reliable Ways to Make Your Own Music Videos

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Explore five methods for filming innovative and creative music videos with real-life examples from hits across genres and decades.

Killer Creative Insight from PremiumBeat Pro Vincent Tone

Par Scott Porter

Vincent Tone, a prolific music composer, provides solid career advice for creatives. Check out his five key insights tips for a rewarding creative career.

7 of the Most Inventive Uses of Green Screen in Movies

Par Logan Baker

There's no shortage of movies that use visual effects, but only a few have been totally cutting-edge and crazy when it comes to green screen.

Recreating the Look of Oscar-Nominated Film “The Lighthouse”

Par Chuck Crosswhite

With the Academy Awards approaching, we decided to honor the Oscar-nominated film The Lighthouse by recreating a scene from the movie.

A Guide to the Basic Film Genres (and How to Use Them)

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Let’s look at genre theory, what it entails, and how to start utilizing genres with a bit more practicality and creativity in your own projects.

7 Filmmaking Insights from Modern Film and Television

Par Jourdan Aldredge

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.

Find the Funny: Tips for Directing and Editing a Comedy Short

Par Jourdan Aldredge

Here are some helpful tips and tricks for shooting, directing, and editing comedy shorts to capture that magic for the world to see.

Capturing the Kinetic Filmmaking Energy of the Safdie Brothers

Par Jourdan Aldredge

A look into how the Good Time and Uncut Gems filmmakers — Benny and Josh Safdie — create kinetic energy and dynamic color palettes in their films.

The 2010s: The Biggest Filmmaking Moments of the Decade

Par Logan Baker

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.

Cinematography Tips from Watchmen DP Gregory Middleton

Par Chuck Crosswhite

Gregory Middleton shares some behind-the-scenes stories about the cinematography behind Watchmen — as well as some insights for aspiring filmmakers.

The Iconic Special Effects of the Star Wars Films — Ranked

Par Logan Baker

From the good to the great to the dear-god-please-no, here are the iconic visual effects behind Star Wars ranked — respectfully.

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?

“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.

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.

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.

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.

Stylistic Goodies and Grit: A Film Grain Footage Tutorial

Par Zach Ramelan

In this tutorial, I’m going to share my secret cinematic weapons that give your footage character, without costing you a ton of time.

New From PremiumBeat: Free Music!

Par Scott Porter

Free music is now available at PremiumBeat. Download your perfect beats today to power up your creative projects. Take your videos further with these beats.

A Guide to Turning Your Podcasts into Video Podcasts

Par Jourdan Aldredge

From podcaster to videomaker — how can you use video in podcasts, what are some different video styles, and how can you stay ahead of the growing ...

Costume Designer Ginger Martini on Production Prep and Post Process

Par Paula Goldberg

PremiumBeat examines the important role clothes play in film and television in this conversation with fashion designer-turned-costume maven Ginger Martini.

The Ad Astra Editing Team On Creating “Quiet Intensity” in The Edit

Par Todd Blankenship

The "Ad Astra" film editing team sat down with PremiumBeat to describe their process and what it's like working with director James Gray.

Get Schooled by These Timeless Film History Docs

Par Lyndsay Knecht

Challenge your perspective with these documentaries on filmmakers, their tools, the histories they encapsulate, and the cultural context of their work.

The Mood Board: Set the Tone for Your Next Short Film

Par Jason Boone

While there are no set rules for what goes in a mood board, I’m going to show you a few things you can include to help convey ...

Filmmaking Lessons from the Making of the Sci-Fi Horror Classic “Alien”

Par Jourdan Aldredge

A new documentary, "Memory: the Origins of Alien," explores the filmmaking process behind the iconic sci-fi horror classic "Alien."

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