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.
What is a neutral density filter? Featured
A neutral density filter may sound like some sort of fancy starship technology, but it's actually just a piece of glass you can attach to the end of your camera lens. Find out what it is and why it's sometimes used in capturing imagery.
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?
Scary Shooting Techniques
Learn some shooting tips to make a truly frightening scary movie!
Weekend Challenge: Haiku III
Vimeo Classic / Come on, let's get poetic / Video Haiku!
Weekend Challenge: Before and After
This weekend, use the Enhancer to make a video about "Before and After"
Basic Glidecam Setup
Glidecams are great for smoothing out your shots. Learn how to set one up so you can achieve natural camera movement.
360º Building Capture
Interested in a bit of hometown adventuring? Learn a revolutionary way to capture buildings from all angles in this latest lesson.
Flip How-To: Depth of Field Adapters
This How-To explains how to achieve a shallow depth of field effect in your movies. It also explains how to use a Depth of Field adapter to improve the look of your short films. Please…
Me Right Now Focussing
Focussing gets much better with this test card. Found one at http://www.bealecorner.org/red/test-patterns/star-chart-bars144-600dpi.png Camera Sanyo Xacti HD1010, Letus mini (had…
How to do Time-Lapse Photography
TWIPPHOTO contributor Nicole Young shows you how to make time-lapse photo/videos.
In this 90 second tutorial I explain some basics about your camera dial, including the Tv, Av, and M modes.
TIPS lightweight tripods with small cams.
I used all small cams the old Sony HC9, Panasonic GH1 and new LUMIX FT1 and of course my Sanyo Xacti HD2000. Sound Edirol and Tomrig. My idea about a monopod connected with two other…
Tutorial: Using Live View to set White Balance
Exact steps may vary depending on camera model but this quick tutorial shows you the benefit of using Live View to set your White Balance. Live View gives you a real time update of…
Depth of Field (DoF) is easy to understand, but it is often extremely poorly explained. It's all about selective focus. For consumers with conveniently small camcorders, you only…
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