Batteries are an essential part of any camera. Learn the basics of powering up to get your video rolling.
Weekend Challenge: One-Shot Video
Read about our process in making the one-shot wonder Vimeo Video Jam, and then make your very own!
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.
Weekend Challenge: A Unique Point of View
We challenge you to create a short narrative utilizing several unique POV shots.
Weekend Challenge: 5x5 - Simplicity
A 5x5 is a 25-second video composed of five 5-second clips, using only natural sound. Sound fun? Check out this Challenge!
Cover your Backside with B-roll
If you find your video lacking pizazz, B-roll footage can play an important role in rounding out your final product and smoothing out the edits. In this lesson, we'll go over some examples and tips for shooting excellent B-roll.
Quick Focusing Tips Featured
A quick how-to for focusing on various cameras.
Knowing how to use I.S.O. properly can help you be a better filmmaker! This lesson will teach you what I.S.O. is and how to know which settings to use and even which ones to avoid.
Tutorial 1-Cinematography / Film Look / Shot Design
Watch all my video & photo tutorials here: http://bit.ly/Tmd65z Contact me http://www.facebook.com/TomAntosFilms & Twitter @TomAntos Merch: http://tomantosfilms.com/store/ Learn…
Rule of thirds
How to use the rule of thirds to get better composition in your photos
HFSS Episode #5: Framing for Film
Guy and I talk about framing and show examples of framing people. We also touch on when to use certain shots and how to discern different head room levels and more. For more film…
Time-Lapse and Photo-Video Techniques
Here are some of the camera techniques I used in the "Every Photo Shot For The Conan O’Brien Title Sequence" video I put up. Many people have asked how I did the time-lapse,…
Tutorial 3 - Lighting - Shot Design - Cinematography
More INFO on the Short Film School DVD http://tomantosfilms.com/store/ Learn what makes great looking images in film, music videos etc. It's not always the camera but how you…
Jay Boy's No Budget Tutorials 02: Smooth Panning
Got this one from Eugenia vimeo.com/eugenia here at Vimeo. Sorry for the crapy sound! 1) I use two thin, stretched out rubber bands (about 2 inches when relaxed) work the best, a…
DIY Steadicam Shot Without a Steadicam! DSLR Camera/Editing Trick!
Check out this simple and effective tutorial to learn how to shoot a tracking shot of a running scene with just your camera and a tripod! This camera trick will give your next film…
Lesson 5: Editing Techniques - tutorial
A detailed tutorial looking at the basics of editing in film
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