May 31, 2014 By Simon Cade
There are many small filmmaking accessories which I use on a daily basis, but I haven’t mentioned them in other kit videos because there are too many, and I’m always trying to keep the episodes short! So now there’s a kit which includes all of the essential forget-ables!
May 24, 2014 By Simon Cade
We’ve all seen blockbusters that seem to be made of up more CGI that natural footage, but I’d like to let you know about the value of 3D graphics for filmmakers. And it’s not just for those wanting to work on the next transformers movie.
May 17, 2014 By Simon Cade
Film is a visual media, but sound is hugely important to filmmaking, it really can make or break a project. So what are some things you can do to ensure you have crisp, clear audio for you films? This week we cover some simple tips to help improve the quality of your sound. From the type of microphone, to where you place the microphone, there’s a lot to learn! Read more →
May 10, 2014 By Simon Cade
If you’ve watched a few of my videos, you probably know how important I believe lighting is. Sure, in hollywood they may shoot on an Arri Alexa, but they also have tons of lighting equipment in order to get the best out of it. It’s even more important with cheaper cameras. So if you’d like to get started with a lighting kit, what are the first things you should buy? Read more →
May 3, 2014 By Simon Cade
Almost every filmmaker has a collection of early films, which are embarrassingly terrible. That’s fine, we all know it takes practice to get better, so I thought I’d show you some of my early films. This video is in a series which will go through my story, focusing on the big learning points.