by Erik Fritts, Videomaker Magazine Lenses are key to making your favorite camera create the images you envision. Many shooters will stress that investing in good lenses is more important than buying fancy camera bodies. In general, lenses have a longer lifespan than camera bodies, because while new video cameras are being made every year, […]Read more "Choosing the Right Lens: The Ultimate Guide"
by We all love our cameras. As photographers, we cherish our camera and all the awesome features it offers us. But we need to make sure we take care of our equipment to keep it running perfectly while we are out taking great shots. (Read More)Read more "How To Properly Clean Your DSLR Sensor and Mirror"
By Logan Baker, Premiumbeat Today’s top mirrorless and DSLR cameras may seem daunting at first, but with a little help from the pros, you’ll quickly learn the ins and outs of these fantastic cameras. One of the challenges we face as filmmakers and videographers is learning how to use a new camera. With the hundreds […]Read more "The Best Tutorials for Learning Your Mirrorless or DSLR Camera"
by Jake Coppinger Beginning to shoot film on your DSLR? This tutorial goes over some practical tips on creating a cinematic look with your DSLR footage. In this video I cover the basic camera settings to achieve a popular style and some effective editing techniques to begin with. Have a read of the comments – […]Read more "How to achieve a Film Look – DSLR film making"
October 12, 2015 by Phlearn Photoshop and Photography Tutorials What is a Cinemagraph? Cinemagraphs are commonly produced by taking a series of photographs or a video recording, and, using image editing software, compositing the photographs or the video frames into a seamless loop of sequential frames. This is done such that motion in part of […]Read more "How to Create a Cinemagraph in Photoshop"
October 8, 2015 by Trey Ratcliff HDR (High Dynamic Range) is still a relatively new way to create photos. I’ve traveled around the world and shot with many incredible photographers. After we shoot, we get together to compare techniques and post-process photos late into the night. Over time I’ve crafted a best-of-breed solution that will […]Read more "HDR Tutorial – How to Make Beautiful HDR Photos with Ease!"
September 3, 2015 By Noam Kroll, Premiumbeat One of the biggest headaches associated with shooting at 24fps is the jittery look of vertical lines you get when panning. This calculator will help you eliminate that issue entirely. Top image of Chris Menges from Movie City News The reason we love 24p footage so much, is […]Read more "Tip: Capture Smooth Panning Shots at 24fps"