by Jason Boone, nofilmschool Want to create your own map and bring it to life? In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create a custom Google Map animation. First, I’ll add markers and a route to a map inside of Google My Maps. I’ll export my map as a KMZ file, and […]Read more "How to Create and Animate a Custom Google Map"
By: Miriam McNabb, Dronelife A new proposal scheduled to be released from the office of Senator Lee (R-Utah) tomorrow would put the airspace up to 200 feet in altitude over private property under the control of the property owner – and would restrict the FAA’s right to regulate airspace below 200 feet in altitude, making any […]Read more "BREAKING NEWS: This New Drone Bill Would Make the Airspace Over People’s Homes Private Property"
BY ROBBIE JANNEY, Premiumbeat Hesitant to throw down $50 a month to pay for an Adobe membership? Here are all the NLE alternatives that you have available to you — both free and paid, pro’s and con’s While Adobe may be the top choice of NLE for most indie filmmakers, DIY production houses, and beginners (and […]Read more "NLE Alternatives to Premiere Pro, Free and Paid"
by Red Giant THE THING WITH A HUNDRED EYES! Halloween is getting closer, and while we don’t have any candy to hand out, we do have a few tricks and a treat, in the form of a new tutorial and an insanely awesome project file from Red Giant’s own Lead Designer, Leo Hageman. Leo walks you through this […]Read more "100 Free Digital Contact Lenses by Red Giant"
by Musicbed Anthem Multimedia founder (and former Boston Globe photojournalist) Dina Rudick shares strategies for getting great answers out of your subjects. As filmmakers, it’s our job to do the digging. Interviewing for documentaries can be uncomfortable, because the truth is never simple. This is why documentaries are so important—they offer the time and context […]Read more "A Guide to Interviewing for Documentaries"
by Film Editing Pro Happy hump day! If you’re on your work break right now mindlessly scrolling through Instagram, we suggest you hit pause and instead check out some of the new videos posted to the FEP YouTube channel. Film Editing Pro added 9 new tutorials! Some of those were related to their latest course release – The […]Read more "Watch: 9 New Quick Edit Tips!"
by Digital Anarchy Create digital backgrounds for photography and other design mediums with Backdrop Designer. Pick from hundreds of pre-made digital backdrops or customize your own backgrounds. This Adobe Photoshop plugin creates beautiful resolution-independent backdrops, very similar to those expensive muslin drapes you may currently have in your photography studio. Backdrop Designer comes with over […]Read more "FREE Backdrop Designer Plugin by Digital Anarchy"