What is False Color?

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Using false color is one of the more interesting ways to gauge the exposure of a picture; think of it as having a special Instagram filter that changes original colours (or true colors) that the camera shows after … READ MORE

 

How to Light a Car Interior

With production lighting, certain productions may require you to light a car interior. Whether the scene takes place at night or during the day, this will require some technique.

Step 1: During the Day

Chances are that if you are … READ MORE

 

Lily: Your Personal Drone

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Take a look over here. Selfie has gone to a whole other level with The Lily Camera. Boasting slow motion specs and high quality resolution, The Lily Camera is ready to be your type of camera. Mostly aimed at sport … READ MORE

 

The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival displayed a wide array of films that surpassed genre, race, sex, and norm. A constant champion of inclusion for the “different and new”, the Tribeca Film Festival continues its tradition to honor and showcase films … READ MORE

 

Tips & Tricks for the VS-2 & VS-3 Monitors

An on-set monitor is essential for any type of shoot, be it big or small. You want a monitor that gives you reliable image information, and to be completely blunt and honest, the monitor attached to the camera does not … READ MORE

 

The Monitor: Don’t get caught without one!

If you spend money on anything, be it rental or bought, an on-set monitor is essential to any shoot. Not only does it give you a better idea of what the actual image will look like, but a great monitor … READ MORE

 

ARRI announces new ALEXA Mini

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ARRI announced its new camera, the ALEXA Mini, last week promising to rid us of relying on “third-party cameras” for specialized shots that require smaller rigs, thereby eliminating the many problems filmmakers face in post. This lightweight, compact addition to … READ MORE

 

Musings: A Story of Art and Inspiration

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Inspiration comes in many ways. I’ve always firmly believed that art inspires art. We have to acknowledge the great artists that came before us for paving the way to where we are today. This gives us the ability to create … READ MORE

 

2015 Oscar Nominated Cinematographers

With just a little more than a week away until the 2015 Oscars, all eyes are on the Academy for the long awaited night. I look forward to the telecast every year, and like many of my film enthusiast friends, … READ MORE

 

Sundance Film Fest Movies to Watch

Every year, Sundance welcomes and presents a slew of movies generating festival buzz in Park City, Utah. In the past, Sundance has presented venerated films, such as Fruitvale Station, Winter’s Bone, Cutie and the Boxer, Whiplash, … READ MORE

 
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