It goes without saying that the internet has had a major impact on the filmmaking world. It has made many of the feats that go into filmmaking easier and, in some cases, possible for filmmakers. However before the introduction of the internet to the film industry the process of
creating a film from an idea was a longer and more difficult task.
Branding is not just a concept for products promoted by large marketing firms; it also applies to independent filmmakers and their projects. But it’s not just about branding; timing is everything. This is especially true when publicizing a film for a festival or other screening opportunity.
With a wealth of one-trick social sites and apps, and Facebook throwing every tool it can think of at it’s aging infrastructure and waiting to see what sticks, Meerkat is delivering a simple tool that may redefine how many users think of, and use, Twitter.
Video platform, Vessel, launched this week, and has essentially fired a shot across the bow of YouTube by looking to attract some of the platform’s top content creators. While competing in a YouTube-dominated space is going to be an uphill battle, $75 million in venture capital cash and being helmed by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar ought to help.
New Zealand-based Wipster has taken the difficult review, revision and approval process, and launched a purpose-built platform specifically to simplify said process. While other platforms have competed in this space, Wipster has taken a creative - and pragmatic - approach to interface and usability.
We're very excited to bring you this interview with Devin Graham, AKA Devin Supertramp! Devin tells us all about his workflow, how Team Supertramp earns money, why he's changed his primary camera from Canon to RED, his preference in camera support and stabilization and tons more.