Lighting & Sound

Let it snow: Our guide to winter lighting

The days are shorter and colder, and that can mean great things for your video. 3 reasons to love your lighting during the winter months.

Lighting & Sound

Perfecting outdoor lighting

Shooting outdoors leaving you in a bright fright? We’ll help you get over your fears and get that light right.

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Lighting & Sound

Sound good, feel good: things to consider when capturing audio

Need to record audio for your film and not sure where to start? We"ve got some savvy tips and tutorials to help!

Lighting & Sound

Choosing the right music for your video

This must be the place where you need to start thinking about your video"s soundtrack. Don"t stop believin' and read our tips on how to pick your music!

Lighting & Sound

Let there be lights: how to perfect your office lighting

Don"t let overhead fluorescents get you down! Give your video a polished look with these office lighting tips.

Lighting & Sound

Shooting live music: lessons from the masters of melody

Three acclaimed music shooters, Kawehi, Musicbed, and Yours Truly, drop some knowledge on how they capture phenomenal live videos.

Lighting & Sound

Binaural audio: a fully immersive audio experience

Want to submerge your audience in the wonders of your film? Try swarming them in sound with the use of binaural audio.

Lighting & Sound

Camera considerations: recording formats, audio, & more

In which we dig into compression and recording formats, plus the sonic component to video making.

Lighting & Sound

Working with available light: 4 ways to get dazzling shots

Learn how to find and chase down the light, and you'll capture the shots you need while telling your story more purposefully.

Lighting & Sound

Light & Motion, Sony, Canon, + DJI: gear reviews from NAB

Lights, camera, drones! ...and lenses. And lots more. Even if you didn't make it to NAB, you can still see the gear we're psyched about.

Lighting & Sound

Find the perfect mic for you and your videos

Videos go best with audible, high-quality sound. But which mic suits your needs? Within, we delve into three popular options.

Lighting & Sound

When silence is better than a soundtrack

Composer Brian Hall outlines four scenarios where no sound at all trumps a swelling score.

Lighting & Sound

Holy Foley! A 101 in sonic history

Add some sound effects know-how to your noggin, and learn where Foley came from and the inventive ways it's put to use.