Whenever you're shooting outside the confined walls of a video studio, you're shooting on location. And whenever you're shooting on location, you must deal with site-specific circumstances — circumstances of lighting, power, noise, people, furniture, pets or anything else that might help or hinder your video efforts. This is...
Are you stir crazy from COVID-19 and shelter-at-home orders? Do you know how to write a script? It’s never been a better time to shelter-in-place and stay safe behind your computer while you write that script that’s been percolating in your head for years. It’s impossible to condense narrative feature...
A storyboard is one method of planning ahead and it helps a lot during the pre-production process. By visualizing your shots with a storyboard, you can see how your shots fit together before you've shot a single foot of film or frame of video, which will prevent you from...
How to write low budget movies scripts
Writing low budget movie scripts is one of the harder forms of screenwriting. However, it’s also one of the most rewarding.
Coming up with great, original video ideas is hard. Luckily, there are many things you can do to help get your creative juices flowing.
how to write a pitch
If you want people to respond well to your film pitches, you need to learn how to write and present your pitches in an exciting, effective way.
Identifying keywords an essential strategy for attracting more viewers to your work. Here's how to effectively research keywords as an online video creator.
Opening scene from James Bond
Have you ever noticed how sometimes films reuse a piece of sound, music, or visuals over and over again? Those are what we call motifs.
How to write subtext title image
In this article, we'll teach you everything you need to know about how to write subtext. We will give you a examples of subext and how to write it yourself.
7 Tips to Help You Start Editing Your Film Script
Even though you’ve finished writing your script, it's still a first draft and most scripts need more than one draft to be ready for production. That means it’s time for you to start editing your script. But, how do you edit a film script exactly? These seven tips aim...