10 Second Challenge: Holiday Video
We know it's hard to capture video over the holidays, so we've come up with a project to help you film those moments in a quick, unique way.
Three Tricks For Your Impossibly Small Film Crew Featured
As long as you have a camera, a friend, and an idea, you can make your movie!
McLaren's Workshop App Featured
Bring animation ideas to life with the National Film Board of Canada's awesome iPad app.
Do-It-Yourself Follow Focus
A follow focus let's you get that smooth in and out of focus look you see in movies. Learn how to make one for less than the price of a good sandwich.
To Infinity Wall and Beyond!
Curved walls are the new straight walls. If you want a seamless background, you need to send those right angles packing and get yourself an Infinity Wall.
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.
Weekend Challenge: Seasons Past Featured
Summer is over for us Northern Hemispherians; what have you been up to?
Weekend Challenge: Home, Sweet Home Featured
We challenge you to compose a love letter to your city or town to showcase where you live! The rules are simple: keep it under one minute and make sure you tell us which city or town you are referring to!
DIY Viewfinder for Canon 5DmkII
Who needs LCDVF or Zacuto viewfinder? 2x magnification poorman's viewfinder... I think this solution is better ( abstractedly from price) because it's not as deep as LCDVF…
DIY $20.00 Dollar Shoulder Rig Camera Support
I was asked if I had any ideas for a cheap DIY shoulder mount rig that was easy to put together and cheap. If you're not a DIY'er check out this neat $24.00 dollar Shoulder…
DIY Camera Dolly using RigWheels and $15 in parts
RigWheels are a new multi purpose wheel for production that you can configure in many ways. In this demonstration we are constructing a camera dolly using PVC Pipe and some bolts and…
DIY Motorized Igus Slider - Introduction
This is just a video showing the Motorized system I build for my Igus Slider. I saw a few different ideas that I liked but I just wanted a super simple version. So I used a string....…
Modified Hoodman Loupe Tutorial
In this tutorial, I explain in detail how to modify your hoodman to mount on your viewfinder without using sticky tape or magnetics. This has worked wonders in the bright sun when shooting…
Free first person POV mount
Episode 5 of the "Clever uses of a tripod" series. Episodes from the same series: Episode 1: http://vimeo.com/19010440 Episode 2: http://vimeo.com/19270844 Episode 3:…
Flip Float (Mini Camera Stabilizer)
A brief video explanation of the construction of what I'm calling the Flip Float. It's a mini camera stabilizer inspired by the Steadicam Merlin and other DIY camera projects.…
Canon PowerShot S95 1920x1080 Time Lapse Tutorial
A short tutorial on making high definition time lapses using the Canon PowerShot S95 camera, an eraser and a rubber band!
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