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5 Tips on How to Instantly Make Your Film Look More Cinematic
Technical 10th Apr 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

You don't need a whole lot of bells and whistles to make your film look cinematic
Using photos from Flickr to compare lenses
Technical 6th Apr 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, camera lenses

Before you go out and pay $300-500 or more on a new lens, wouldn't it help to know what kind of pictures that lens will actually give you? That's where Lens vs. Lens, a website that uses photos from Flickr to show you how lenses perform, comes in handy.
New colour workflow and processing pipeline for RED cameras
Technical 5th Apr 2017

cameras, RED

RED’s new Image Pipeline (IPP2) is a complete rework of the original and will improve almost all aspects of working with RED cameras and post producing the images.
Watch: Create Stunning DIY Lighting Effects Using a Box of Crackers
Technical 31st Mar 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, lighting

If you've got an empty box of Saltines, you can make some pro-level lighting effects.
FlowMotion ONE is a Versatile Handheld Stabilizer for Smartphones and Action Cams
Technical 18th Jan 2017

FlowMotion ONE, Handheld Stabilizer

Stabilize your smartphone and GoPro footage with the FlowMotion ONE handheld stabilizer.
Tutorial: How to Make Your Own Overhead Shooting Rig
Technical 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here's a way to build a rig that'll let you shoot some sweet overhead shots.
The Case for Theatrical Distribution: Putting Your Movie Into Theaters Still Makes Business Sense. Here’s Why
Technical 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

A truth universally acknowledged: Everything is going digital, from the promotion of films to the way they are screened in movie theaters.
Sphere Does 360° Video with the Ease of Changing a Lens
Technical 16th Jan 2017

cameras, lenses, Sphere 360° lens

The new Sphere 360° lens attachment works with your existing camera to capture immersive images.
Meet Volt, a Steadicam for Smartphones
Technical 16th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Volt, Steadicam for Smartphones

Steadicam adds power to the longstanding Merlin design for hybrid smartphone stabilizers.
Meet Volt, a Steadicam for Smartphones
Technical 16th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Volt,, Steadicam for Smartphones

Steadicam adds power to the longstanding Merlin design for hybrid smartphone stabilizers.