by Moviola This awesome new app from the Google Earth team is the answer, along with the Moviola guide that will get you up and running within minutes. Click here to watch this short 14 minute thorough tutorial! Survival Guides Mad skills in minutes! No one has hours/days/weeks to familiarize themselves with new software. Moviola Survival […]Read more "Google Earth Studio: Survival Guide"
by David Young, Drone Launch Academy I just finished up putting together an awesome free study guide for people thinking about taking their Part 107 commercial drone exam. 21 Questions You’re Sure to See on the Part 107 Exam [with Detailed Explanations] I’ve been compiling this info for the last several months, and I […]Read more "Questions from the Part 107 Drone Exam"
by Meredith Marsh I saw a question in my GoPro Enthusiasts Facebook group last month from Megan, who wrote, “Just bought my first GoPro5! It came with a Floaty, Supercharger, and The Strap. Any recommendations on must-have accessories…” So here’s the answer… it does depend a lot on what you plan to do with your […]Read more "5 Things Every GoPro Newbie Needs…"
by Richard Harrington, Photofocus Here is a complete guide to making great fireworks photos by Richard Harrington of Photofocus. This video will walk you through gear choices, on location set-up, camera settings and of course shooting techniques. Use this advice to make some great memories over the holiday! ▪ Advanced Tips for Shooting Fireworks: Use […]Read more "A Complete Guide to Photographing Fireworks"
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 Jourdan Aldredge, Premiumbeat Looking to read up on filmmaking but not wanting to spend lots of money? Check out these totally free filmmaking books and guides! Jumping into filmmaking and video production and editing can be tricky — especially if you’re just starting out. While it will always be the best advice to simply go […]Read more "7 Free Filmmaking Books and Guides"
By Jim Penola, Pond5 I’m a firm believer that artists’ roles aren’t specific to their chosen concentration, or even their natural inclination. Whether you’re an illustrator, author, photographer, actor, or musician, you no doubt find some measure of solace in creative expression. Storyboarding is a great way to encourage that, as it’s far more approachable […]Read more "A Beginner’s Guide to Storyboarding"