Video 101: Choosing a Camera Featured
Average Joe wants to get started making videos, but he isn't sure where to even begin with picking out a camera. Never fear, Andrea from Vimeo is here to save the day!
Slow Motion on a Budget
So you want to shoot a slow motion scene but don't have the funds for a high end slow motion camera? Here are a couple of techniques for achieving that slow-mo look without breaking the bank.
Weekend Challenge: A Unique Point of View
We challenge you to create a short narrative utilizing several unique POV shots.
POV (Point of View) Featured
Point of View (POV) is a camera perspective used in all sorts of videos. Learn what it is and why it can help your video viewers leap into experiencing your story.
How To Make a Surf Video Featured
In this lesson, Vimeo Video School teamed up with Korduroy.tv to teach you how to shoot a surfing video, check it out!
The Wonders of Slating
Slating, or using a clapperboard, is something you've probably seen in movies, but what is it and why is it done?
Weekend Challenge: Convey a Color
This weekend, show your true colors and make a video that expresses a hue of your choosing.
Making a Shot List
So you've written a script! Awesome! Now it's time to turn that script into a film. Creating a shot list is one of the simplest organizational techniques you can use to get your film on the right track.
Energize: Star Trek Transporter Effect
This is a brief overview of Star Trek's classic transporter effect. With a little history and a host of examples, recreating this effect in your video editing software is fun and…
How To Fake Multiple Camera Angles
How to fake a 2 camera shot, disguising scene cuts using cropping.
How To Shoot A Wedding Ceremony. Canon Cinema Caravan (2010)
the fifth of our tutorials with the last to debut next week. this one is all about lens choice, camera placement, and overall coverage of a wedding ceremony with EOS cameras. brought…
How to shoot the Norther Lights with XDCAM EX
I've just got back from Iceland where a run some 3D master classes which were a big hit. While there I tried to get more Aurora footage on the final evening. I also put together…
How To Shoot With Tilt/Shift Lenses. Canon Cinema Caravan (2010)
from chicago, to the grand canyon and hoover damn, we really traveled far and wide to put this one together. the tilt/shift lenses can be a rather technical set to wrap your head around…
How to take a picture of an exploding waterbomb
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Light Writing Proposal
This long exposure, and the making of footage, were shot over three nights in Raleigh, North Carolina as a proposal to Emily Kern. The words "Emily, will you marry me?"…
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