Stephen Mandel Joseph

Stephen Mandel Joseph is a published writer, art student, and filmmaking enthusiast. He has directed several Sci-Fi 3D animated shorts and a short drama film on video. He currently resides in New York City.

Fixing the jump cut – a guide to common editing problems

The most common errors are often recognizable to experienced or professional videographers. The novice or hobbyist, however, might see an issue but may not readily know what the problem is or how to correct it.

Lighting for video: The dos and don’ts

Our cameras run on light. They need it to produce a clear image that’s both meaningful and pleasing to the eye. Without enough light, you’ll be left with noisy, distracting footage.

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Ninja V update enables 5.9K RAW recording on S1H

Atomos has released a free AtomOS firmware update that will allow you to record the RAW signal right from the S1H in ProRes RAW.

The best royalty-free music and sound effects sites – 2020

Music and sound effects are a crucial part of any film or video project. Using royalty-free stock music in your next project is one way to cut costs without sacrificing quality.

Canon news: company is hit with ransomware attack

According to the news reports, Canon is experiencing a widespread outage and is being held hostage due to a ransomware attack.

Mavic Air 2 Review: Does it live up to the hype?

We took the Mavic Air 2 on a week-long adventure around Northern California capturing footage and photos of beautiful landmarks.  Along the...

VEGAS releases motion tracking in VEGAS POST Suite

VEGAS Creative Software announced it’s launching an update for its VEGAS POST Suite. The update focuses on editing, VFX, compositing and imaging tools

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