All About C-stands
Used to execute various lighting and rigging tasks, C-stands are some of the most common objects you'll see on a set. In this lesson, you'll learn what they are and how to use them on your next shoot.
Inspiration Motivation - Make Something Now!
The act of creating something new — whether it be a video, a painting or a soufflé — can be daunting. In this lesson, I will share with you some handy tips for both combating your failure-fears, and utilizing the Internet as a tool for inspiration, not distraction.
Learn the basics of storyboarding!
Foley Artistry Featured
Most of the background noises you hear in big budget movies are made by foley artists. Find out what they do and why it's an important part of making a movie more realistic and engaging for an audience.
Weekend Challenge: One-Shot Video
Read about our process in making the one-shot wonder Vimeo Video Jam, and then make your very own!
How To Assemble A Crew
Got a bright idea but need some help pulling it together? We've got some tips to help you find your all-star production team!
Creator Q&A: Heat things up with a thermal camera
We chatted with DP Adam Donald to learn how he adapted a thermal camera to capture art, rather than science, and to take his temperature on this technology as a medium.
Creator Q&A: Catch a snowflake on your camera, not your tongue
Physics major and time-lapse master Vyacheslav Ivanov mesmerized us with his video of magically forming snowflakes. We asked him to reveal his snowy secrets.
JESS3 Gmail Making Of Video
It's incredible to think about how much time and energy goes into the making of a short 30-second spot. But when you're talking stop-motion animation, it takes hours and hours…
Making of The Seed
This is a collection of movies, storyboards and images taken during the making of short film 'The Seed', which I directed. It was produced by Nexus Productions. Watch…
Pana Prep Time Lapse
two day camera prep compilation between me and Zakk - http://vimeo.com/user4092962. i oped the case and truck view. zakk created the rest and edited it. Shot on 2 Canon 5D mkII various…
Behind the Scenes of VW's Black Beetle
Step behind the scenes to find out how The Mill visual effects studio created the CG beetle featured in the recent commercial for VW's 21st Century Beetle, which premiered during…
Vancouver Film School, 3d Animation & VFX. ------------------------------------------------------ The main challenge: to float the guy without wire. All visual elements by Andrew…
Behind the Scenes on Lucasfilm's Red Tails with the Canon DSLRs
Some behind the scenes from my stint filming DSLR pick ups for Red Tails. Thanks SO much to Rob Wynn at Lucasfilm for this! Please read the blog for all the info on this shoot http://philipbloom.co.uk/2010/05/12/redtails
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