Weekend Challenge: One Minute of Momentum
What's neater than a single, simple minute?
Weekend Challenge: Seasons Past Featured
Summer is over for us Northern Hemispherians; what have you been up to?
Weekend Challenge: 5 Second Film IV
Tell a big story in only five short seconds!
Weekend Challenge: Show Us Your People!
Capture the culture and traditions you share with your loved ones.
Weekend Challenge: Convey a Color
This weekend, show your true colors and make a video that expresses a hue of your choosing.
Creator Q & A: Documenting Disaster
Hurricane Sandy had a dramatic effect on many parts of the Eastern Atlantic. Read insights from a few notable video creators who captured the raw power of the storm.
Macro - A Closer Look
Macro, it's a pretty cool technique for capturing the smaller things in life, but what is it exactly and why is it used? Check out our lesson on macro to learn!
Weekend Challenge: Before and After
This weekend, use the Enhancer to make a video about "Before and After"
Framing and Composition
Basic framing and shot composition - in a minute! No point in droning on and on about the Rule of Thirds and all that nonsense, but if you can keep just one idea in mind when setting…
The 24p Conspiracy
24p is often sold as a magical button that will transform video into film. It won't. 24p is merely one small and relatively unimportant part of "The Film Look" and this…
Me Right Now: Stopping Jerky Motion
Jan van der Meer explains how to stop jerky motion with his new Sanyo Xacti HD2000 in Full HD 1920x1080 60 FIELD mode. Some people hate this camcorder for that reason and that is such…
Videocamera instructions in Tirol.
VideoCamera instructions in the snow. Lessons in point of view by Jan van der Meer founder of Global-DVC. This seminar/workshop on Location in Tirol Austria march 1998. All streight…
Me Right Now: More Xacti Tips
Some more tips for the Sanyo Xacti HD1000 with TomRig Pro and my new Xacti HD1010 with Centurylens. The stereo sound sounds in reverse but you're looking in a mirror! How to get…
Panasonic GH1 + Olympus Pancake 17mm + Tomrig
Testing GH1 a photocamera with some interesting settings for videographers looking for DOF and some EX1 qualities. Now with this little flat pancakelens Olympus Pen M.Zuiko Digital…
Me right now: Jans bare steadyhand trick
Demo of my bare steadyhand trick holding my beloved 300 gramms Sanyo baby. (Do not forget to rise your left pinky and use your right middle finger to balance Xacti + Century Fish Eye).…
How-to: Low Angle
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