What is the Dutch angle? Modern film and TV use it all the time; however there’s a lack of understanding about what it is and how powerful it can be when used correctly. After reading this article, you will know what the Dutch angle is as well as how and...
If you’ve so far avoided using stock media in your projects because of the stigma it carries in certain filmmaking circles, you’re missing out.
Camera Rig Buyer's Guide
An introduction and guide to help you plan and build a camera rig that suits your needs now and into the future. Here are the best camera rigs out now.
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Building a video editing computer from scratch? We've rounded up the best PC components out there to help you build a powerful editing machine.
Videomaker gives out multiple awards each year, from Best of CES to Best of NAB, but today, we announce our Best Products of the Year awards.
Action Cameras Buyer’s Guide
The philosophy goes something like this: it's easy to know what you need, it's a little more difficult to know what you want and it's very hard to push both of those ideas into the background and know what you SHOULD have. What you should have is whatever will...
Desktop Workstation Buyer's Guide
So, you’re in the market for a new editing workstation, but do you know what components and features are most important to video editing and post-production work?  There are a handful of major components, as well as specifications on those components, that dictate your computer's capabilities. Let’s take a...
Building A Powerful Editing Computer For Under $3K
Software FirstIf you're building a system to run demanding programs like your editing software or a few others titles like After Effects or DaVinci Resolve, it makes sense to start by looking at the system requirements for the software you’ll be using. The hardware I have chosen for this...
Plug-ins Buyer's Guide
You can customize your software with additional tools through plug-ins. There are hundreds of plug-ins available and you would go broke trying to buy them all, but fortunately for you, we are going to cover the most popular plug-ins and what they can do for you and your editing...
Stock Media Buyer's Guide
Filmmakers know that it takes more to make a great video than just the conceiving of an idea. There’s the physical equipment needed as well as any number of associated issues, such as access to locations, building a support team, unforeseen weather conditions, time constraints and cost. In those...

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