Weekend Challenge: Shoot an Interview
Interview somebody with a good story for this weekend's Challenge.
Weekend Challenge: Seasons Past Featured
Summer is over for us Northern Hemispherians; what have you been up to?
Crop Factor Featured
Crop factor can be an important consideration when you're selecting both your camera and lenses. Learn more about what it is and how it can impact your shooting in this lesson.
Acting 101 Featured
To be, or not to be? We may never know for sure, but it isn't as hard as you'd think to convincingly deliver your favorite Bill Shakespeare lines. We got some tips on the basics of acting to help you pull off Hamlet — or a guy trying to save the world from asteroids — with total confidence.
Weekend Challenge: Extreme Shots
Get right up in our faces and wave from a distance with Extreme Close Ups and Extreme Wide Shots weekend!
Weekend Challenge: Long Portrait
This weekend, sit someone down and make them stay.
F-stops and Aperture
An alien language or a handy tool for taking killer photos and videos? Uncover the secrets of F-stop in this quick guide to your camera's aperture.
Do More With Your DSLR II: Building a Rig Featured
When it comes to DSLRs, rigs are all the rage. Find out what they are, how to use one, and other great tips for keeping your shots stable from the Bui brothers!
Chapter 10 - Alternative Animation Techniques
This How-To explains the various Alternative Animation Techniques, such as Greenscreen and Light Painting styles. To see these techniques utilized in-context, check out Surreality…
Lesson 5: Editing Techniques - tutorial
A detailed tutorial looking at the basics of editing in film
How to: Use a superclamp and articulated arm for support
Wanted to share the use I've found for a super clamp and articulated arm combination. It will fasten on anything it can grip and makes a nice steady hand hold. It will not replace…
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?"…
Timescapes: Timelapse Dolly Project
Get updates about my film and download my 1080p videos: timescapes.org http://twitter.com/timescapes I spent the last couple of nights testing my new dolly. It's custom made…
A tutorial I put together back in 2007. It covers how to shoot a timelapse using a DSLR and intevelometer. The tutorial covers everything from settings you should use to making the…
Testing Canon's ISO noise in Video mode on the 60D
Technicolor just released a Picture Profile called CineStyle (bit.ly/lTApYK) for Canon DSLR's. It's similar to the SuperFlat style most users have defined for themselves,…
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