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  • Find the right camera for you

    Find the right camera for you

    June 1, 2016 | 9
    If you're just starting out, picking out a camera can be tricky. We get it! That's why we made this video overviewing five types.
  • Weekend Challenge: Call to Action

    Weekend Challenge: Call to Action

    January 16, 2015 | 0
    Whatever you are passionate about doing, get the Vimeo community onboard! Make a short 1 minute video urging viewers to act.
  • Do More With Your DSLR II: Building a Rig

    Do More With Your DSLR II: Building a Rig

    February 16, 2012 | 15
    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!
  • DSLR Quick Shooting Tips

    DSLR Quick Shooting Tips

    October 21, 2011 | 8
    Looking for a quick reference guide for shooting video with a DSLR camera? Read on and refer to this whenever you're about to shoot but need a quick reminder of the essentials.
  • Documentaries Defined

    Documentaries Defined

    October 7, 2011 | 1
    Curious about documentaries but a little fuzzy on the definition? Understanding the different forms of documentary filmmaking can improve your craft as a video creator, and broaden your horizons as a
  • Crop Factor

    Crop Factor

    September 16, 2011 | 16
    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.
  • Monopod Mania

    Monopod Mania

    September 2, 2011 | 12
    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. Lea
  • Macro - A Closer Look

    Macro - A Closer Look

    August 31, 2011 | 5
    Macro, it's a pretty cool technique for capturing the smaller things in life, but what is it exactly and why is it used? Check out our lesson on macro to learn!
  • Behind the Glass Part 2: Focal Length

    Behind the Glass Part 2: Focal Length

    August 15, 2011 | 6
    Focal length is a critical element of lens selection. Watch and learn as Vincent teaches Blake the basics of choosing the best lenses for different scenarios.
  • Glossary of Common Video Terms

    Glossary of Common Video Terms

    July 20, 2011 | 12
    This is a handy, ever-growing glossary to use when you need a refresher on video terms. What's the definition of "aperture" again?
  • Tilt-Shift


    July 15, 2011 | 8
    The tilt-shift effect. What is it? What does it mean? How do you do it? All your questions answered in this tell all lesson!