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 a lesson on budget genre-filmmaking done right, and why you should trust your instincts by focusing on the unseen.
Here's what we know about what the COVID-19 outbreak means for camera and gear releases, as well as industry events.
Leko lights are a great way to capture natural-looking pockets of sunlight, or to cast light where no other light will go.
Cinematographer Stefan Ciupek gave us the lowdown on the visual language, lenses, and filming locations behind Guns Akimbo.
In this film genre exploration, we'll trace the origins of comedy films and their sub-genres for a better idea of what make an audience laugh.
Don't let the limitations and constraints of the filmmaking process deter you. You can still get a great-looking, cinematic image with a single light.
In this tutorial, we'll look at what shutter speed is and how to set it — as well as its potential to influence the actual narrative of ...
Travel videos are a huge part of the social sphere. Here are a few tips on how to make your video stand out in a sea of ...
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.
As Ruffsound, Marc Vincent is a force in Quebec hip hop and global pop. As Vincent Tone, he makes real music for real stories as a top ...
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.
Here are five main types of action films, including how we define them and how to make new, innovative, and explosive action movies of your own.
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.
Here are some helpful tips on finding the right green screen kit — what kind of kit you should buy, what to look for in the kit, ...
You've heard of green screens and their cousin, the blue screen. But what's difference? Compare blue screen vs green screen to decide which one you need.
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?