Flexible Filmmaker: How Being a Malleable Filmmaker Can Save Your Film From Script to Post

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The script is airtight. You’ve stayed up until the wee hours perfecting your shot list. You’ve jotted down helpful verbs to whisper into your actors ears during key moments. You and your team have strategized the order of the shooting day ad nauseum. You are one hundred percent prepared. No, that’s not enough… you are one hundred and ten percent … Read More

iPhone Filmmaking: Mobile Video Editing On The Go: Diversify Your Online Content With Videos

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We have a change of pace today with an article on iPhone filmmaking. We have Mickey Blanco from Instasize, who’s going to cover mobile video editing, using Instagram to present your videos and much more. iPhone Filmmaking Thanks to smartphones, making videos has never been easier. There’s almost no need to lug around a heavy video camera in order to … Read More

Low Budget Feature Film: 5 Tips For Making Your Low Budget Feature Film Successful

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We have a Q&A today with a directing team experiencing a lot of success right now. Fresh off creating their latest low budget feature film, we speak to Jamison LoCascio and Adam Ambrosio.  Successful Low Budget Feature Film: Introduction Producer Adam Ambrosio went to long time collaborator Director Jamison LoCascio to put together what would be LoCascio’s second feature film … Read More

Best Tripod for DSLR: 5 of the Best Tripods For All Filmmaking Situations

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Getting shaky shots that looks like you’ve had one too many cocktails before shooting? Videos looks a little like those holiday films you used to make as a kid? You know you need stabilization, but you don’t know what your options are. Maybe you’re wondering what the best tripod for DSLR cameras is? Well, it’s a good thing that tripods … Read More

How to Earn Money Making Videos: 7 Steps to Selling Stock Footage For Profit

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We have an article on earning money with stock footage today from Daniele Carrer. He’s going to run through a number of methods to profiting through stock footage and how to earn money making videos. According to what you must have read in some blogs, YouTube is the easiest way to earn money if you love holding a camera to … Read More

The Best Camera for Filming YouTube Videos: 5 of the Best YouTube Cameras

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YouTube. Everyone’s favorite medium for getting your videos out there. Whether you’re a filmmaker, a videographer, a video blogger, or anything else, this is our detailed guide to the best camera for filming YouTube videos. The act of videography has been a way of life over the years, ranging from the novice who makes videos just for fun as a new … Read More

Filmmaking With Constraints: A How To on Last Minute Filmmaking

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As part of our long-running, From the Mouths of Filmmakers… feature, we’re giving a voice to two young filmmakers who have something to say. In this article, you’ll learn some methods for last minute filmmaking and what to do when filmmaking with constraints. Filmmaking is a constant process of problem solving. Sometimes, when you’re working with constraints and time pressures, … Read More

Royalty Free Music: 4 Steps to Customize Your Soundtrack with Soundwhich

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Roger Chen of Soundwhich, a custom royalty free music creation tool. In the article, he’ll cover the ins and outs of royalty free music, why it’s necessary and how you can create some yourself. Royalty free music You have created a wonderful video. Now you need a great soundtrack to bring the video to life. If you plan to upload … Read More