7 Steps to LUT Color Grading: Everything You Need to Know to Create LUTs

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Today, we have an article by Emre Kutay, filmmaker and editor who specializes in creating LUTs. This article is going to cover all aspects of LUT creation to improve your editing. Emre is brilliant as LUT color grading and he’ll take you through all the steps required to master LUT video, using examples from his own work. If you’re unsure … Read More

The 5 Best Places to Have Photos Printed Online

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Digital cameras have changed the way we take photographs. They help professionals take the perfect shot without any worry about wasting film, while they let amateurs and budding photographers experiment with different styles and techniques. Filmmaking Lifestyle believes that the ascendency of social networking sites has allowed more people to take up the camera. They snap pictures on a vacation, … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production December 2017

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This is the 27th instalment of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. This article covers the best posts from December 2017. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. If you missed one, we have a complete … Read More

Video Editing Workflow: 5 Steps to Mastering Your Workflow

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Ever wanted to give your video editing workflow an upgrade? We’ve got a very special article today. Zack Arnold, an award-winning film & television editor, is here to bring the knowledge about video editing workflow and using Trello to get things done. Yes, you’re in for a workflow oil change! Zack’s editing credits include TV’s Burn Notice, Shooter, Empire and Glee, as … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production November 2017

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This is the 26th instalment of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. This article covers the best posts from November 2017. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. If you missed one, we have a complete … Read More

Shadows in Cinema: A Complete Guide to Using Shadow in Narrative Filmmaking & Video Projects

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Today’s post is an investigation into the use of shadows in cinema by Francis Martin “Marty” Mutuc. The article covers the basic concepts of shadows and how they can be depicted by a camera, including examining the first intentional use of shadows to achieve a narrative effect (German Expressionist films of the 1920s). We’ll also cover how the reader could use … Read More

Sell Stock Footage: A Detailed Guide on How to Start Selling Videos on Stock Sites

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We have a special article from Evgeny Shkolenko today. Evgeny works for Depositphotos and is an experienced videographer. In this article, Evgeny shares his experience on how to start shooting stock videos and turn it into a business by learning to sell stock footage. Let’s hear from Evgeny! How to Start Shooting and Selling Videos on Stock Photo Websites Remember the last … Read More

How to make a Documentary: 7 Steps For Making a Breathtaking Documentary

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How to make a documentary? One step at a time. Documentary filmmaking can be some of the most rewarding and life-changing experiences for a filmmaker. Whether you’re doing it on a small scale (short movie about your hometown), or creating a big-time issues based documentary that will screen in theaters, documentary filmmaking is an incredible artform. Making a documentary can … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production October 2017

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This is the 25th instalment of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. This article covers the best posts from October 2017. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. If you missed one, we have a complete … Read More