April 28, 2014 By Simon Cade
Everyone has seen channel intros made using a 3Ds MAX template, featuring a crazy camera move, and some simple 3D text. There must be a way for us, as filmmakers to make more compelling intros?
April 26, 2014 By Simon Cade
This week we’re shooting interviews. As a filmmaker, it’s really helpful to be comfortable filming an interview in many different shooting conditions. It doesn’t take much to really improve the quality of interviews, from setting up the shot, preparing questions, and how you talk to the interviewee.
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April 19, 2014 By Simon Cade
Are LED lights up to scratch with other types of light fixture? There are many benefits to using LEDs, but I generally use fluorescent lights more. This week we’re going over the key differences, so you can decided which system is right for you!
April 12, 2014 By Simon Cade
Starting out with a filmmaking kit, there are so many things which we are told to buy! It’s difficult to know how much you should spend on audio equipment, camera support, and lenses. So I’ve put together a list of the first things I would buy, if I had $2000 (or £1200) to spend.
April 6, 2014 By Simon Cade
I’ve talked to a lot of people who use these cameras, finding out the pros and cons of each camera and which features are most important. Summarised in video form, or explained in text form, it’s up to you: