What is documentary? What qualifies as a documentary film? Let's dig deeper.
Is that person behind the camera a Director of Photography, Cinematographer or Camera Operator? Are they all the same thing? Does the size of the production or cost of the camera make a difference? We decided to go to the source and ask two working DP’s to define what...
What exactly does the film director do? This article aims to answer this question and more, as we explore: The Role of The Director.
In film and video, pushing the boundaries of your viewers expectations can take your project to the next level. Break the rules for a creative edge.
On this episode of the Videomaker Podcast we talk about what you can and can’t learn at Film School; try to figure out what clues the new Dropbox/Clipchamp collaboration tells us about cloud video editing; and discuss the latest version of the TriCaster Mini.
When schedules get tight, video producers need to save as much time as they can. Here are five helpful tips to help you save time on set.
Stage actors are undoubtedly talented, but many are inexperienced with performing in front of a camera. Here’s how you can direct theater actors and get the best performance possible.
When you’re working on a tight budget, you have to take the help that you can get. Sometimes, that means relying on an inexperienced cast and crew to complete your project.
We chat with Executive Director Carl Goodman about the mission behind the Museum of the Moving Image and what you can find there.
As an up-and-coming director, you jump at the opportunity to direct your first feature film. When you get your hands on a script being considered for production, you want to make sure you choose well — in this business there are no second chances. How will you know if...