Display Tech: HDTV Buzzwords
Cut through the marketing buzzwords and learn what's actually important when buying a new TV!
Video 101: Importing with iMovie
One of the first steps to editing a video is getting that footage into your editing program. This lesson will show you how to import your videos into iMovie so you can start editing your masterpiece!
Preparing your gear for a shoot Featured
The night before your shoot is more important than you might think. Planning and preparation can make or break a video production. Here are some tips and tools filmmakers use to ensure they have what they need when they're on the set or out in the field.
Viewfinders and Monitors: Tools to Help You Focus
Attaining a sharp image is arguably one of the most important but challenging aspects of shooting. Fortunately, tools like viewfinders and monitors can help you get around the limitations of your camer's LCD screen.
Image Sensors Featured
Learn what an image sensor is and what it does! Why is it important to know about when you're buying your camera?
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.
The Basics of Image Resolution
Confused by image resolution and the specialized terms that go along with it? Let us take you on a tour of the wonderful world of pixels and show you how getting to know these little squares can make a big difference in the quality of your videos.
Mobile Filmmaking Gear Featured
Our friends at Photojojo sent us some awesome mobile filmmaking gear to play with! Come on, let's turn that tired mobile phone video into a masterpiece.
Panasonic SPX800p, Letus B4 Pro Relay, Letus Ultimate Review
I have pictures and more about this relay on my blog: http://www.tomguilmette.com/wp/my-blog/archives/1655 I am experimenting with the Letus B4 Pro Relay and the Letus Ultimate. I…
Kessler Crane CineSlider, Oracle, ElektraDRIVE Motion Control Timelapse System
I am testing the Kessler motion control timelapse kit. It comes in three major parts: 1. CineSlider portable dolly 2. Oracle Controller 3. ElektraDRIVE motor You will need the battery…
In The Bag with photographer Sven Doornkaat
Los Angeles-based photographer Sven Doornkaat opens up his home, and his camera bag, and lets Grover take a look inside. Sven specializes in portraits and night photography. His camera…
camBLOCK Dolly Sneak Peek
The camBLOCK dolly is here! Take a sneak peak.
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