We sat down with actor Amy Stewart to discuss how you can stay creative and continue supporting yourself in between industry gigs.
We had the opportunity to chat with cinematographer Lucian Read about his work on America Divided, plus his thoughts on how to approach story as a DP.
From voice acting, to directing, to learning to love your work even on the bad days, America Young is here to tell you how it’s done. In ...
Trying to pull off a realistic fight scene? Learn from a professional stuntman how to choreograph a fight sequence and translate those stunts to the camera. If ...
Here are five ways DPs can create an excellent relationship with the director to strengthen morale on set and produce a better quality project.
If you already own a GH5, is the V-Log activation code worth your money? We break down its value for the filmmaker on a budget. GH5 V-Log ...
DJI is expected to announce the impending release of their latest entry into the Mavic drone line, the Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom. Top image ...
Opacity blend modes are among the most mysterious features in Adobe Premiere Pro CC. So, what do they actually do, and why are they in those groups?
In this roundup, check out some tips for keeping your cool and shooting quality footage in bright sunlight for your next video project.
You don’t need an expensive lighting set up to get a cinematic look. Here are some simple tips to make dramatic lighting with household practicals.
Greg Sestero chats about his recent collaboration with his real life best friend Tommy Wiseau at the Marfa Film Festival.
Blackmagic Design has created the Swiss Army knife of cameras, and here are the definitive reasons why you should be using it.
There is nothing worse than losing footage. However, if you're vigilant and know what to watch for, you can still save a corrupted card.
In this write-up, learn how you can create your own time-lapse videos using the in-camera settings for the Canon 5D Mark IV.
Super sharp footage is great when you need it, and not so great when you don't. Here's how to soften it — during production and in post.
In this video tutorial, learn how you can use the Layer Styles menu in Adobe After Effects for your next film or video project.
In a new documentary, Off the Tracks, Bradley Olsen explores why Apple made those fateful decisions when designing Final Cut Pro X.
Anamorphic lenses yield arguably the most inherently cinematic images. Now, thanks to Atlas Lens Co. and others, they're becoming more accessible.
If you think you need to be in New York or Los Angeles to have a career, filmmaker Justina Walford is here to tell you otherwise.
Is your machine struggling to play back media in DaVinci Resolve at the correct frame rate? If so, you may need to use optimized media.
Filmmaker Jessica Sanders chats about her short "End of the Line" and some of its amazing practical and digital VFX tricks.
True audio professionals always have a few equipment tricks up their sleeves. Luckily, they don't always have to be expensive.
In this article, we take a look at the keys to success when shooting beautiful landscape footage for your next film or video project.
Before you hit record on the next film or video project featuring yourself, be sure to work through the items on this checklist.
Are you interested in becoming a filmmaker? New to the craft? Try out these five exercises to build your filmmaking skill-set.
Do you dislike 360 and VR video? In this video tutorial, we'll show you how to get creative with some alternative uses for these formats.
We spoke with Bobbito García and his team about how they sorted decades of archival footage to create the autobiographical documentary Rock Rubber 45s.
What does "Dual Native ISO" mean, what does it do for your shots, and why would its acceptance in the film and video industries matter?
Shooting with a high-speed camera? Here's how to prep your lights, camera, and storage to get the most out of the time you spend recording.
When you’re just starting out as a filmmaker, an affordable zoom lens can be your best friend. Here are our picks for the best lenses for beginners.