Even if your viewers aren’t watching your content in 4K, there are still benefits to shooting at this resolution. Here are five things to keep in mind.
In which we take a look at the different career paths for commercial, indie, and corporate video production and filmmaking.
Aputure has released 5 new accessories that will elevate your lighting game to a whole new level. Here's what you need to know.
Here are five creative tips and tricks for documentary filmmakers looking to capture footage of their subjects in motion.
Creating content is more democratic than ever, but it also presents new challenges. So how do you get your project seen in such a crowded field?
Nothing ruins a shot like noise. Knowing what causes it and how to recognize it can save you a lot of frustration — and some useless footage.
"A Quiet Place" uses sound design and editing as powerful narrative elements. We took a closer look to see how it crafts this unique soundscape.
Are you getting ready to record a music video? Try out any these four effects to add some style and texture to your production.
Filmmaker extraordinaire Roger Deakins often uses homemade ring lights. Here's how to take a page from his playbook and build one yourself — for cheap.
Sure, Russian Arm systems are amazing, and we'd all love to use one, but if you don't have the budget for one, just build your own car-side ...
Production incentives come in a variety of forms, depending on who's offering them, so what are they, and what do they do?
From expansive dolly moves to intimate handheld shots, there's a range of camera movements for every shot. But which one works best for the story?
Filmmaker workshops, labs, and fellowships offer a number of benefits for the indie filmmaker. Here's what you need to know before you apply.
There are many unspoken rules and best practices for working on a film or video set. Here's what you need to know your first time out.
So you think frame-by-frame animation is just too tedious for your film or video project? In this tutorial, we invite you to think again.
Efficient radio communication on set keeps productions moving quickly. Here's what you need to know to join the conversation.
Drone footage is everywhere, so how do you capture cinematic shots to make your project stand out? Check out our favorite tips in this video tutorial.
You know the lingo, you landed a gig, and you're ready to work. So what do you need to bring with you for your first of film ...
We sat down with the DP of Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story to talk about projects with a social impact and creating work you're proud ...
We've rounded up some some practical production advice for working with voice-over (VO) in your corporate video projects.
What's the difference between lossy and lossless compression? What about uncompressed? Learn the differences between each in this filmmaking guide.
We examined the state of the music video production industry based on insights from a viral sensation director. Here's what we found out.
The mirrorless camera wave continues to gain momentum as Panasonic reveals two new L-mount camera models forthcoming in 2019.
Creating a Facebook video ad campaign for yourself or a client? Here are five of the most important insights to keep in mind.
In this video tutorial, we’re going to step into the wonderful world of stop-motion animation with a simple paper crumple.
The Blackmagic eGPU is a new external graphics processor made exclusively for Mac. Here's what we think it can do for you.
We're here to answer some questions — what are compression ratios, how do they affect digital filmmaking, and what do they have to do with codecs?
Learn to unlock the potential of your Canon 5D Mark IV with this powerful, in-camera multiple-exposure photography functionality.
In this video tutorial, we've rounded up seven quick-and-easy camera and lighting builds to expand your filmmaking arsenal.
Blackmagic Studios announced their new RAW codec September 14th 2018, claiming it is a "next generation codec." So is it?