Dealing with annoying audio quirks? Check out these inventive and practical silent film props that keep sound mixers happy.
Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 is a versatile camera, good for nearly any workflow. Let's take a close look at the camera in a documentary environment.
Explore how the new Zoom H8 audio recorder can work for your filmmaking and video production needs, with an intro to the product, its specs, and use ...
Let's look at how to successfully pull off the HDR look by shooting multiple clips, then piecing them together in post-production.
Kevin James's YouTube channel is an example of how simple concepts can be produced with a small team and still be cinematic. Let's hear the team out.
Let's take a look behind the scenes to see what it actually takes to run a successful video production company and the individual roles involved.
Video editing computers need plenty of space, but they also need to be fast. Let's explore the benefits of SSD and HDD storage for video.
One of the best ways to improve your cinematography is to learn from some of the masters. Let’s deep-dive into Bradford Young’s work to explore his approach ...
We picked the best screenwriting contests and competitions you can submit to online. Plus, check out some scripting tips and tricks to help you along the way. ...
Aputure has just expanded its Light Storm series with the 60D and 60X, two small lights with their sights set straight at the beloved Dedolight.
While we all have some down time, this is the perfect opportunity to start creating your own library or catalog of sound effects — right in your ...
Leko lights are a great way to capture natural-looking pockets of sunlight, or to cast light where no other light will go.
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 ...
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.
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, ...
As a leading designer and developer of high quality, cost-effective image signal processing equipment, Apantac LLC prides itself on providing users with flexible and innovative tech solutions for image processing, and signal extension and processing. In fact, last year, Apantac LLC added UHD outputs to its T# and Mi Multiviewers, which will come in ...
We spoke with FilmUp — a site that combines your portfolio with new job opportunities — on how they're changing how filmmakers connect with each other.
For documentary, non-scripted, corporate, and reality work, the FS7 and C300 MII remain the top choices for filmmakers, owner-operators, and producers.
A well-prepared director is a good director. Take a look at five useful tips for preparing to direct any commercial spot.
How to maximize your productivity. Here's a constructive guide to staying busy — and sane — during long, arduous exports.
New to Premiere? Find out about the easiest ways to insert a title into your timeline, as well as how to create subtitles for your project.
Investing in new cameras, gear, and equipment? Purchase with intention with these helpful filmmaking camera and gear roundups.
Using zoom makes static subjects come to life, and helps smooth transitions. Throw a little "Ken Burns" flavor into your video with the help of the zoom.
What's better than a whole bundle of awesome transition templates that you can use in Premiere Pro? A FREE bundle of awesome transition templates.
In this breakdown, we look at some common pitfalls when cutting a showreel, how to successfully present your product, and why this is so important.
Give your bland titles and text graphics a kick! Here are 7 in-depth tutorials to help take your titles, text, and motion graphics to the next level.