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Weekend Challenge: Fake Slow Motion
Slow motion video can be inspiring to see, and even more fun to capture. This week we challenge you to completely fake it.
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.
Scary Special Effects: Part Boo! Featured
We're back with more spooky effects that will leave you shaking in your boots!
Weekend Challenge: Seasons Past Featured
Summer is over for us Northern Hemispherians; what have you been up to?
Creator Q&A: Shooting with Pentax in a new context
Photographers Antoine Pai and Matthieu Maury show us Paris through a new lens with the help of a Pentax 67.
Black and White Backgrounds
Solid color backgrounds, typically white or black, can help give your video a nice polished presentation. Learn the basics of achieving this sleek look.
Do-It-Yourself Dolly and Shoulder Rig
Learn how to build a dolly and a shoulder rig without spending all of your lunch money.
DIY Cam Slider
This tutorial offers a cheap and and easy way of making a DIY cam slider that is tripod mounted. Total build cost around 20 dollars US. It is by no means perfect and it does not give…
$209 Dollar DSLR LCD HDMI DIY power pack
Wow I can't believe I ordered this thing and it came in soooo fast. Great quality too for such a cheap price. I've been wanting a very portable external LCD monitor that supports…
HV20 Focusing Tool
The HV20 comes with a manual focus roller, which is a good thing. However, it is a bit awkward to operate. Others here and in HV20.com have come up with clever ways to get around…
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....…
How to Make Easy Cardboard Frames in just a few Minutes
Re-use all those cardboard boxes around your pad by turning them into spiffy cardboard frames. Easier than you think, and a great way to save waste! (We'll even show you how to…
Cheesy SteadiCam DSLR Stabilizer Info
I'll try to post more about my DIY adventures at http://cheesycam.com/?p=18 People have asked me about what I used to make the stabilizer. So i've revised the video a bit…
DIY LEGO FOLLOW FOCUS ver. 2
DIY LEGO FOLLOW FOCUS ver. 2 The details described here: DIY LEGO Follow Focus for EOS 5D Mark II PART 1 http://hdv-blog.blogspot.com/2009/02/diy-lego-follow-focus-for-eos-5d-mark_11.html DIY…
Made for less than $20. First part is a picture every three seconds of the construction of the slider (about 1,000 pictures). Second part is test footage. Inspired by this video: http://vimeo.com/3850515
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