McLaren's Workshop App Featured
Bring animation ideas to life with the National Film Board of Canada's awesome iPad app.
Handcrafting a Spooky Scene
Friend of Vimeo and special effects aficionado Brian Lonano shows us how to make a spooky graveyard scene!
Funding your project on Kickstarter
Even the cheapest projects require some capital to get going. Find out how to get funding using Kickstarter!
Do-It-Yourself Dolly and Shoulder Rig
Learn how to build a dolly and a shoulder rig without spending all of your lunch money.
Monopod Mania Featured
Monopods, they aren't the jealous cousins of their more multi-limbed cousins, tripods. No, they are a force of camera stabilization to reckon with and can help take your shooting to another level. Learn how to use one along with some other cool tricks in this lesson.
Creator Q&A: Catch a snowflake on your camera, not your tongue
Physics major and time-lapse master Vyacheslav Ivanov mesmerized us with his video of magically forming snowflakes. We asked him to reveal his snowy secrets.
Black and White Backgrounds
Solid color backgrounds, typically white or black, can help give your video a nice polished presentation. Learn the basics of achieving this sleek look.
Scary Special Effects: Part Boo! Featured
We're back with more spooky effects that will leave you shaking in your boots!
Mic Stand Steadycam
Here's a little howto for my diy stabilizer. I know there's tons of videos like that out there. But I've never seen anyone make one out of a mic stand. It's kind…
The first day out with my DIY IndiSlider, the Zaza-inspired design. I spent a late afternoon at the family cabin just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. There is some…
My DIY Dolly
Made a simple track dolly using 40mm PVC tubes. 2 T mount fittings and 8 rollerblade wheels with bearings. This is the first day of testing and tuning. ALSO SEE MY DIY JIBCRANE…
Remote Motorized Camera Head for $40 Pan and Tilt
I adapted a motorized light I bought from Jaycar for $40 and took the light out and mounted a Canon HV10. Useful for setting up shots where a camera man can't go for example Hard…
Rubber Band Tip
Vimeo "Quick Tüts" weekend project
Simple, instant, effective, compact, low cost, easy to use steadicam DIY.
Induro tripod and a Manfrotto clamp DIY'd into a steadycam. Works pretty well for a light camcorder like the sd9!
The Photojojo DIY BikeCam!
Make your own. It's easy! Read how right here: http://photojojo.com/content/diy/attach-a-camera-to-your-bike/ Love, www.photojojo.com
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