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A complete guide to all on-set filmmaking roles

Aside from the director, the cast, the camera operator and, perhaps, the boom operator, how many filmmaking roles can you list on the spot? Let's go through the responsibilities of each crew member on a typical scripted project.

Best microphone for YouTube — 2021

One of the most common mistakes beginning video producers make is to overlook audio. Little do these beginners know that audiences are quicker to stop watching a video because of lousy sound quality than...

RED Digital Cinema KOMODO 6K review: our honest thoughts

At under $6K, the RED DIGITAL CINEMA KOMODO 6K is the cheapest camera RED had ever offered. It's small and compact and captures 16-BIT REDCODE RAW to a CFast 2.0 card.
DJI Air 2S

DJI’s Air 2S captures and edits pro-level aerial video for you

In under a year since the Air 3 released, DJI's announced the Air 2S. The new drone siginificantly upgrades the original drone's camera.

Best cameras for YouTube — 2021

So you’re all set to start your new YouTube channel where you’ll show how you create wigs for dogs with bald spots. Great! But before you get started, you’ll need a camera. We’re here to...
Post-Production jobs open art

The many jobs of post-production: every need-to-know role

There are many important post-production jobs; we’re here to help you sort out the many different roles in this stage of a project and explain what they do.

Adobe certification: How to pass the Adobe Certified Professional Exam

If you want to prove you have the skills and knowledge of using Premiere Pro to its full potential, obtaining the Adobe Certified Professional badge helps make a difference.

Did RED make a big mistake?

Mike and Chris finally got their hands on the RED Komodo, and there's a lot to discuss. In addition to picking apart the tech specs, the guys talk about what makes Komodo so interesting and compare it to similarly priced cameras on the market.
Video Marketing: What, Why, and How?

Video marketing: What, why and how?

The world of technology is always changing and video production is no exception to that rule. We have seen a large transformation in the last 15 years. Video resolution has gone from standard definition...
ROKINON 12mm F2.0 AF Compact Ultra Wide Angle lens

ROKINON reveals new compact 12mm F2.0 wide-angle lens

ROKINON grows its line of auto-focus prime lenses with the reveal of its new 12mm F2.0 AF Compact Ultra Wide Angle lens,

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How to select the right stock video site

We are innately aware that content creators have a consistent need to source stock footage and graphics to complete projects. No matter the scope, length or focus of any multimedia presentation, it’s always best to have access to the right stock video brush strokes to put the finishing touches on your visual message.

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Gemini 1x1 Hard light panel
The new Litepanels Gemini 1x! Hard light is a highly versatile panel—while being one of the brightest RGBWW panels currently available.
Professional camcorders are often smaller, lighter, cheaper, and have more controls than other cameras. These are the best on the market today.
Finding the right camera bag or case for your gear can be challenging, particularly if this is the first bag or case you've ever purchased.
Sony FE 14mm F1.8 G Master
The latest entyre in the G Master line—the Sony FE 14mm F1.8 G Master— is a new compact, lightweight lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras.
Nikon updates Z Series mirrorless camera line
Nikon plans to release firmware updates for its Z Series camera line. This round of updates targets every camera in the line.





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