November 22, 2014

10tips for freelancers
Freelance filmmaking is a great way to gain experience and make contacts while making money! This week i’m sharing ten tips that have helped me when making videos for clients.


Whether you’re shooting, weddings, promo videos, or any other kind of video for a client, there aren’t many resources online for the art of freelance filmmaking! I believe that a skilled filmmaker + storyteller can make anything interesting, even if it’s the most dry business video. So how can we make the best kind of non-fiction videos?

checkout this week’s dslrguide!


Phillip Bloom Shares his experience working for himself as a filmmaker, including principles about working with clients and deadlines

vincentlaforet clients


How much should you charge for your filmmaking services? This great article from Vincent Laforet outlines a great formula for calculating your day rate.



Simon Cade

Filmmaker, and host of DSLRguide. Since I was making my first film age 11, I have always been fascinated by the way films are produced, and the effect it can have on the audience.

  • Ahmet

    Great Videos man Keep up the Good work

  • Mai Posadas

    You are a great inspiration, thank you so much, Greetings from Spain!