Behind the Glass Part 2: Focal Length Featured
Focal length is a critical element of lens selection. Watch and learn as Vincent teaches Blake the basics of choosing the best lenses for different scenarios.
Behind the Glass Part 1: An Introduction to Lenses Featured
Join Blake as Vincent Laforet explains the world of lenses. Learn how to distinguish a prime from a zoom lens and more!
Behind the Glass Part 3: Depth of Field Featured
What do a barbarian and an astronaut have in common? They both want to teach you about depth of field. Don't believe us? Read on!
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.
The tilt-shift effect. What is it? What does it mean? How do you do it? All your questions answered in this tell all lesson!
Frame Rate Vs. Shutter Speed - Setting The Record Straight Featured
Nowadays, with so much technological jargon being thrown around, it can be easy to forget certain concepts or confuse them for other ones. A prime example of this is demonstrated by the confusion between frame rates and shutter speeds. Let’s taken a minute to clarify.
DSLR Quick Shooting Tips
Looking for a quick reference guide for shooting video with a DSLR camera? Read on and refer to this whenever you're about to shoot but need a quick reminder of the essentials.
Glossary of Common Video Terms Featured
This is a handy, ever-growing glossary to use when you need a refresher on video terms. What's the definition of "aperture" again?
Vincent Laforet - DSLR Rig Custom Configuration Intro
Go to http://blog.vincentlaforet.com/mygear/configurations/ for DETAILED information on this kit - including details on every single piece in this configuration.
Canon 5D MK II and 7D Workflow
Here is my workflow for converting files off the Canon 5D MK II and Canon 7D. For more tutorials visit my tutorial web site at http://www.webvideochefs.com
HD-DSLR Workflow - Part 1 - Audio
In this video I talk about my production workflow paying particularly attention to audio issues including dual system recording techniques and choices in external microphones. While…
How to Clean a DSLR Sensor
Tutorial on how to clean you DSLR sensor. Intended for underwater photographers as part of an underwater photography tutorial series, but relevant for all photographers shooting with…
DSLR Episode #2: Controlling Exposure with a Fader ND
This is the seconded installment of the DSLR Video Shooter Podcast. View show notes here: http://dslrvideoshooter.com/episode-002-using-a-fader-nd-to-control-exposure Let me know…
Cleaning your DSLR lenses
In this video Kerry from http://kerrygarrison.com discusses how to clean the lenses for your DSLR. This video was created for http://CameraDojo.com
6 Things to Check Before Hitting the Movie Record Button On Your DSLR
http://www.learningdslrvideo.com/check-before-record/ Run and Gun Style 1. Resolution and frame rate 2. AWB, if I have a few more seconds to spare I will see what the other…
How-to: Shooting ENG style with Dual System Audio on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Daniel Plym, Director of Video Publishing at Buzzine.com, gave us a crash course on how he uses his 5D for red carpet shoots. He is a one man operation and breaks down how he combines…
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