Spice up Your Stills with Photoscapes
In this Video School lesson, we encourage you to use fresh and interesting ways to present still photos and archival material in your films.
Curious about documentaries but a little fuzzy on the definition? Understanding the different forms of documentary filmmaking can improve your craft as a video creator, and broaden your horizons as a viewer.
All About C-stands
Used to execute various lighting and rigging tasks, C-stands are some of the most common objects you'll see on a set. In this lesson, you'll learn what they are and how to use them on your next shoot.
Don't Worry, We Took Notes: Crowdfunding Secrets at DOC NYC
We took notes at a recent panel on crowdfunding, where industry insiders and experienced campaign-runners shared fund-building insights.
Film Festival Basics: Five Reasons to Submit
Learn why throwing your hat in the festival ring is worth your time and effort.
How to Shoot a Wedding Video
A wedding can be one of the most important events in a couple's life together, but how do you do justice to the celebration and make sure you capture all the amazing moments? Let's dive in to the world of wedding videography to learn how to prepare for and what to do on the big day.
Weekend Challenge: Cook up a Recipe III
Film the creation of a delicious delicacy.
Directing 101 Featured
Being a director is no simple task, but with a bit of expert advice you'll be donning a beret and yelling action in no time.
JESS3 Gmail Making Of Video
It's incredible to think about how much time and energy goes into the making of a short 30-second spot. But when you're talking stop-motion animation, it takes hours and hours…
FULL VERSION: How to Make a Treatment
Nina Rosenblum, acclaimed documentary film director, guides you through the basics of how to make a documentary film treatment. To participate in the Shooting Poverty film competition…
Tutorial 3 - Lighting - Shot Design - Cinematography
More INFO on the Short Film School DVD http://tomantosfilms.com/store/ Learn what makes great looking images in film, music videos etc. It's not always the camera but how you…
Making of The Seed
This is a collection of movies, storyboards and images taken during the making of short film 'The Seed', which I directed. It was produced by Nexus Productions. Watch…
Pana Prep Time Lapse
two day camera prep compilation between me and Zakk - http://vimeo.com/user4092962. i oped the case and truck view. zakk created the rest and edited it. Shot on 2 Canon 5D mkII various…
The Mill - Behind the Scenes of VW's Black Beetle commercial
Step behind the scenes to find out how The Mill visual effects studio created the CG beetle featured in the recent commercial for VW's 21st Century Beetle, which premiered during…
Light Works - Behind The Scenes
A video about the making of the short film Light Works. Supernormals.org Original Video: http://vimeo.com/18158884 Made by Kaleb Wentzel-Fisher Stills by Frank Larson
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