filmmaking

What are the stages of video production?

What are the stages of video production?

Professional video production companies have the skills, creative direction, as well as the equipment that is required to produce a video with a clear message that your intended audience can understand…

Why Color Correction is Important With Multiple Cameras

Why Color Correction is Important With Multiple Cameras

Working with multiple cameras on set is a common practice. It is a widely used technique in filmmaking or even while making videos that cover an entire event; especially for camera setups that use the combination of multiple cameras and drones…

Drone Shots vs. Crane Shots: Which is Better?

Drone Shots vs. Crane Shots: Which is Better?

Drones have become popular in the world of television and film, the use of drones has grown exponentially, and it seems like their applications have no limit…

Advantages of Shooting Film Over Digital Today

Advantages of Shooting Film Over Digital Today

We live in a world where photographs and video production are mainly taken with digital image sensors, there are, however, a growing number of photographers who are also interested in film formats of the past…

Why Low Budget Doesn't Mean Compromising on Location

Why Low Budget Doesn't Mean Compromising on Location

Most modern movies, especially the ones that fall into the fantasy or sci-fi genre, rely on digitally rendered environments or constructed sets. Well, that’s the benefit of working with such genres. You can be as creative and imaginative as you like…

All You Need to Know About 'The Dutch Angle'

All You Need to Know About 'The Dutch Angle'

The goal of true cinematography isn't to steal the show – it's actually supposed to fit the storyline. It's like the decoration on a Christmas tree – breathes in a little life and adds some character. Now, when we speak of cinematography, we refer to a set of typical camera angles – medium, wide, close, etc….

Tips to Get the Sci-Fi Aesthetic Perfect

Tips to Get the Sci-Fi Aesthetic Perfect

If you have a bunch of science fiction movies that you like, we will bet a good amount of money that the cinematography in those films played a huge role in helping them make it to your list…

Tips and Tricks to Develop an Effective Storyboard

Tips and Tricks to Develop an Effective Storyboard

Every video production, whether big or small, requires a storyboard. A storyboard is like the human skeletal system. It holds everything in place. If the skeletal structure isn’t up to standards, you’re going to have a deformed body….

Who Should Do the Voiceover for Your Marketing Video?

Who Should Do the Voiceover for Your Marketing Video?

There's a lot that goes into creating a video. You have your idea, your script, and of course, your voiceover…

How to Get that Film Noir Effect

How to Get that Film Noir Effect

Film noir has been quite a successful cinematographic genre, ever since it came out in the 1940s. Though you don't see much of it today, it cannot be denied that it's one of the more stylish filmmaking techniques to make use of…

Creating Smoke, Snow, and Other Effects

Creating Smoke, Snow, and Other Effects

A smoke machine is a must for making horror, suspense, music videos and even romantic movies. Think about all the mini heart attacks you had when the skeletal hand suddenly shot up from the ground catching the protagonist's best friend unaware. What would be that scene be without smoke?…