There are many working parts when it comes to cinematography. We'll give you the most important cinematography terms you need to know.
Astrophotography timelapse guide
Astrophotography timelapses are beautifully vibrant videos that allow people to engage in astronomy. Here's what you need to know to record one yourself.
Writers spend most of their time worrying about the words that the characters on the screen will say. Sound engineers worry about how to make sure the words can be heard and how to mix them with music and background noises. Lighting designers spend their days figuring out how...
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Ever heard of a DIT? DIT stands for Digital Imaging Technician. With the advancement of digital cameras, this position was created to assist camera crews and directors to get the most out of their equipment. On set, they are referred to as the DIT. During production, they are normally...
Finding the best camera for vlogging As I have said (a few times) before, most hammers will drive a nail into wood. Price and quality differ, but it is more about the skill and creativity of the hammer operator than the quality and/or price of the tool itself. Not a...
Controlling Exposure
"Exposure" is the amount of light that hits the photo-sensitive element in a camera. Exposure controls the gradations of brightness you see on your screen - most consumer digital video cameras support 100 gradations between light and dark. (Your eye can distinguish about 10,000 gradations, and film can...
How to film magic tricks
Translating live magic tricks onto video can be difficult. In this article, we will give you a few tips for capturing magic on video.
Video production in a small space
Video production is a small space can present a lot of challenges. Here are a few tips to help you make the best possible film you can.
Here's what you need to know about golden hour
Often described as magical, golden hour is the most desired time to shoot for many videographers. However, it's also one of the most difficult times as well.
All about aspect ratios
Here is a complete guide to everything you need to understand about aspect ratios. They can be tricky, but we've got you covered.

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