by DL CADE, PetaPixel Model maker/collector and photographer Michael Paul Smith is a master at recreating incredibly accurate outdoor scenes using his extensive die-cast model car collection and forced perspective. Mixing up miniature cars, detail items and buildings into a scene whose backdrop is the real world, he shoots the gorgeous miniature vistas of the […]Read more "Amazing Miniature Scenes Shot with Model Cars, Forced Perspective"
by RED Digital Cinema Flickering in video and film is a common problem resulting from certain frame rate and shutter speed combinations under artificial lighting. This article gives an overview of why this happens, along with recommending settings for minimizing the chances of this happening in the first place. Use this free online tool to […]Read more "RED’s Online Flicker-Free Video Tool"
by V Renée, nofilmschool.com You thought you did everything right. You composed your frame beautifully. You moved your camera remarkably. You captured your shot at a high frame rate so you could slow it all down in post to make it look all cinematic and gorgeous, but—some incandescent or fluorescent lights decided to crash the […]Read more "This might be the fastest and easiest way to fix video flicker without any plugins"
by Jay Perry Carrying around all of that camera gear really takes a toll on your body over time.There are so many questions we as filmmakers have to ask ourselves in order to stay healthy, like, “Am I getting enough sleep,” or “Is my workload pushing me to the edge of sanity?” However, there might be […]Read more "Watch: The Most IMPORTANT Video/Photography Tip You’ll Ever Get"
BY CALEB WARD, Premiumbeat Bad sound can easily ruin good footage. Use these tips when it comes time to set audio levels for video and film projects. As a filmmaker and videographer you probably spend a lot of time trying to get the most beautiful shot possible on set. Then when you sit down to edit the video, […]Read more "How to Set Audio Levels for Video"
by Veterans in Media and Entertainment Mission: Veterans in Media & Entertainment (formerly known as Veterans in Film & Television) is a nonprofit networking organization that unites current and former members of the military working in the film and television industry. PLEASE NOTE: We have recently changed names from VFT to VME as we attempt to include […]Read more "Attention: CURRENT AND FORMER MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY WORKING IN THE FILM AND TELEVISION INDUSTRY"
by komix squad Final Cut Pro X for Windows – Download for Win 7, 8, 10 (*GLJ Media has not confirmed that this program actually works, but feel free to investigate and try for yourself then post your findings below.) Many Windows users like to use Final Cut Pro X on their Windows 7, 8 […]Read more "Final Cut Pro X for Windows?"