By Dick Reizner, digitalVideo Case Stopper The large cases in which we transport most of our equipment can serve double duty as stands during a show. But because they are on wheels, they sometimes move when we don’t want them to. Lighting director Tim Armstrong of Ben Lomond, Calif., solves that one by wrapping the […]Read more "The Creative Network’s Tips to Clip"
by Studio Binder Let’s face it, shooting schedules can be super complicated. Who’s available when? How do we shoot the most expensive elements? It’s easy to forget that a production schedule is as much a psychological tool as it is a logistical one. Here’s how you can schedule a shoot to be a more positive […]Read more "15 Pro Tips to Create a More Encouraging Production Schedule"
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by fangsfilmgear.com GET IT TOGETHER! Being organized is one of the hardest things for creative people. Whether it’s keeping your desk clean, your car picked up, or leaving time for coffee on the way to a shoot, the struggle is so real. With all the stresses of video production, it’s no wonder why things sometimes […]Read more "5 Tips to Help Streamline Your Video Production"
by Charles Haine, nofilmschool SLR Magic recently released its latest product, the Image Enhancer Pro filter that is targeted at cutting light more evenly across the spectral range. Digital sensors see outside the range of human vision—with especially big problems seeing into the infrared spectrum in ways that humans can’t, resulting in unwanted distortion. While […]Read more "New SLR Magic Image Enhancer Filter Can Improve Your Skin"
by Fangs This will give you some of our favorite tips on how to shoot an interview that stands out from the crowd! Free Download here. FANGS IS A BRAND OF RELEASE THE HOUNDS STUDIOS. Fangs is launching a youtube channel that will focus on tips and tricks for production, camera tutorials, gear reviews, and […]Read more "FREE “HOW TO SHOOT A GREAT INTERVIEW” PDF"
By Gavin Garrison, Pond5 What does it mean to survive in the world of filmmaking? For content creators working on location, in addition to keeping ourselves alive, we have to be creative, innovative, and able to perform under pressure — to do whatever it takes to get the shot. Whether we’re shooting extreme […]Read more "7 Ways to Survive in the Field"