by Jason Boone, nofilmschool.com In this tutorial, Jason Boone is going to show you how to calculate the per-minute cost of shooting any video format in three easy steps. “It costs me 88 cents to shoot and store just 1 minute of Blackmagic RAW (24fps, 3:1, 6K). How did I come up with this amount, […]Read more "How to Calculate the Cost of Shooting Any Video Format"
by Larry Jordan – LarryJordan.com Pricing is hard – but it isn’t cookie-cutter either. This article first appeared in MotionArray.com. This is an excerpt. Ask any freelancer what part of their job they hate the most and chances are a good chunk of them will point to the inescapable chore that is pricing. Pricing your own […]Read more "What Do I Charge? A 3-Step Pricing Formula for Videographers"
By Logan Baker | Shutterstock The filmmaking YouTube world is constantly changing. From the style of videos to the subject matter — like the industry — you never know what’s going to be published and who audiences will subscribe to. This is also an absolutely fantastic place to learn and grow as storytellers. Spenser Sakurai The beauty of […]Read more "The Best Filmmaking YouTube Channels to Subscribe to"
BY SC LANNOM, Studiobinder What is the best video editing app? How do you know without first understanding your needs, your goals, and your device? Many video editing apps may only be available for specific platforms. Apps that work on an iPad or iPhone (iOS) may not work on an Android device. Some apps work with […]Read more "Best Video Editing Apps for iOS & Android"
by Mixkit 178 Free Premiere Pro Templates for Titles? Wow! From professional title templates to modern fonts to wedding animations for that special day, show and tell your story with Mixkit’s collection of amazing free Premiere Pro title templates. Find them all and more for free, here. Wow. Period.Read more "178 Free Premiere Pro Title Templates"
by Best 7 Reviews (and thanks to reader, Brendan Bowie, for posting) Photoshop entered the dictionary as a verb—to Photoshop—in 1992, but the iconic photo editor from Adobe is far from being the only application of this kind available. In fact, there are many excellent alternatives to Photoshop, and some of the best ones don’t […]Read more "The Best Free Photo Editors"
by nofilmschool.com The CARES Act changes everything for freelancers and small production companies. But you should apply sooner than later. Filmmaker Zack Arnold has done the research so you don’t have to and he joins the No Film School podcast to discuss how filmmakers and freelancers can use the CARES act to claim government assistance […]Read more "How to Get the Cash the Government is Giving Freelancers"
by Peter Wiggins, fcp.co Do you have spare computer power now that we are in lock-down? Your processing power can be used to fight COVID-19. Please read and then share this message. First off all, hats-off to our friend Tim Rahman at NEP for letting us know about this very worthwhile use of his group’s ‘furloughed’ […]Read more "Fight COVID-19 with the Spare Computing Power of Your Mac"
by Caleb Pike, PremiumBeat.com Having worked as a director, cinematographer and editor I learned very quickly how important it is to shoot your film not only for the narrative that you are building in the present, but for the narrative that you, or your editor will build in post. Lucky for us, our friend Caleb Pike with DSLR Video […]Read more "7 Tips for Better Shooting"
by Color Grading Central What would it be like if you didn’t know much about color correction but with one little chart you could get perfect looking colors? Do it the manual way as shown in the video or the auto way with https://cinemagrade.com Though this isn’t a sponsored Xrite video Xrite already had a […]Read more "The Handy Chart That Gets Colors Right On The Money!"