October 19, 2015 by Foucault Design Michael Foucault, Owner at Foucault Design and Imaging Video is one of the best marketing tools that a business has available to use. More and more people are getting video. As that happens more and more I get asked, how much does video cost? My response, isn’t one that […]Read more "3 Reasons to Hire a Pro for your Next Video"
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"
September 2, 2015 by As a editor, it was essential you bought an iPad, you know for “work stuff.” Now that you’ve got iPad just lying around, isn’t it about time you did something more productive with it than surfing online and watching TV shows? Here are some useful apps that might just assist your […]Read more "iPad Apps For Film Editors"
July 21, 2015 by V Renée, nofilmschool Editing a film is a gargantuan task. Having a little bit of foresight can help you steer clear of mistakes, be more efficient, and keep your project on track. Editor and editing theorist Roger Crittenden offers 10 editing tips that’ll come in handy before you’re hunched over your computer fifteen days […]Read more "10 Things All Editors Should Do Before They Start Cutting"
July 16, 2015 Infographics. Lots and lots of really, really interesting infographics!!! Some inspiration, maybe for your office or home editing suite… Click here and here for lots of fun and goodness. Filmmaking InfographicsRead more "Fun Filmmaking Infographics!"
July 13, 2015 by Jonathan Savage One of the main challenges we hear from clients is that their internal comms videos fail to engage the viewers over the course of the video. Internal videos usually have a much higher open rate than communication via written words or still images but the analytics show that viewers […]Read more "10 Tips For Creating The Perfect Internal Communications Video"
June 23, 2015 by James Brayshaw, Winshaw Content marketing, and video in particular, is growing at an accelerating rate. When considering video as a channel for communicating with prospects and customers, organizations are faced with a plethora of options. Here we ask video storyteller Ash Bhardwaj to share his top tips on how to make a […]Read more "What Makes a Video Successful?"
March 17, 2015 by V. Renee, nofilmschool So, you’re a noob filmmaker, huh? Well, that essentially means you’re a walking mistake factory. That’s okay! Making mistakes is part of learning and becoming better — which, if we’re smart, we never stop doing. But, it’s always nice to learn how to avoid pitfalls before its too […]Read more "How to Fix 15 Common Mistakes Amateur Filmmakers Make"
February 6, 2015 by Zach Sutton, F-stoppers After weeks of rumors and speculation, Canon has finally confirmed that the megapixel monster known as the 5Ds/5Ds R is real, and coming to stores here soon. Boasting 50.6MP full frame sensor, Canon has surpassed Nikon and Sony, offering us the highest resolution to date for a DSLR […]Read more "Canon Officially Announces the Canon 5DS, 5DS R"
January 21, 2015 By Beckett Mufson and Pond5.com Download thousands of historic media files for your creative projects. Completely free & made available by Pond5. From the outset, Pond5 has had one clear mission: to empower and inspire the world’s media makers by connecting them with the tools, resources, and content they need to […]Read more "Pond5: The Public Domain Project, Free"