Lessons

  • Setting up your DSLR

    This lesson covers a few simple changes you can make to your camera settings in order to get the best looking footage for your DSLR!

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • What is a neutral density filter? Featured

    A neutral density filter may sound like some sort of fancy starship technology, but it's actually just a piece of glass you can attach to the end of your camera lens. Find out what it is and why it's sometimes used in capturing imagery.

    Category:
    DSLR
    Gear
    Shooting
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • How to Set Up Your Canon 7D Featured

    So you have a Canon 7D. Awesome! Now it's time to set that baby up with the correct settings. Here's how.

    Category:
    DSLR
    Gear
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Glossary of Common Video Terms Featured

    This is a handy, ever-growing glossary to use when you need a refresher on video terms. What's the definition of "aperture" again?

    Category:
    DSLR
    Shooting
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Timelapse Featured

    Want to learn how to make a timelapse video? Look no further, we have several, made by some of the best video wizards on Vimeo. Check it out!

    Category:
    DSLR
    Shooting
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Frame Rate Vs. Shutter Speed - Setting The Record Straight Featured

    Nowadays, with so much technological jargon being thrown around, it can be easy to forget certain concepts or confuse them for other ones. A prime example of this is demonstrated by the confusion between frame rates and shutter speeds. Let’s taken a minute to clarify.

    Category:
    DSLR
    Gear
    Shooting
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Behind the Glass Part 3: Depth of Field Featured

    What do a barbarian and an astronaut have in common? They both want to teach you about depth of field. Don't believe us? Read on!

    Category:
    DSLR
    Gear
    Shooting
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Tilt-Shift Featured

    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!

    Category:
    DSLR
    Shooting
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced

Tutorial Videos

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  • DIY - camSlider - Making of - Part II - Electronics

    DIY Camera slider - Making of part II: The electronics of my Motion control/programmable Slider/Glider/Micro-Dolly. Not as interesting as the first Part, but Hey - it's also a…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • 7D 24p Slow Motion! [After Effects Tutorial]

    24p to 24p overcrank slow motion in After Effects CS3. This tutorial is so easy it's ridiculous. Please bestow a ♥ like or leave a ✉ comment if you have questions! Fast-Action…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Editing
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Part 3: On-off, recording, movie mode

    This series is expanding! Check out the blog at www.arc-media.ca for more tutorials on DSLR Videography. Part 3 of an ongoing series of short training videos covering the basics…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Canon EOS video control by iPhone

    For more info please see http://www.pauljoy.com/workflow/iphone-remote-for-dslr-video/

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • The Great Camera Shootout 2010: The Revolution Begins...

    Great Camera Shootout 2010: The Revolution Begins... The DSLR vs FILM showdown ends with tests looking at Green Screen, Resolution, Pseudo Raw, and Color. hear discussions by top…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Shooting Video on the Canon 7D - Camera / ISO / Exposure (4/9)

    - Canon 7D Camera Walk-through - CF Card / Battery - ISO - AF Quick Mode - Aperture One correction: At 5:02, I mention the 7D records up to 15 minutes which is incorrect. It…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Part 2: Lens assembly

    This series is expanding! Check out the blog at www.arc-media.ca for more tutorials on DSLR Videography. Part 2 of an ongoing series of short training videos covering the basics…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Difficulty:
    Beginner

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