Here comes another video production acronym to untangle: HLG. This one stands for Hybrid Log Gamma.
Video Formats Explained
There are lots of video formats out there. How can you tell what is the best for your project? This quick tutorial will help you decide.
As TV screens grow bigger and brighter, the limitations of older technologies are more apparent. HDR video addresses these issues.
Setting Up Lights For A Green Screen Shotvideo
The secret to pulling your subjects out of the real world and placing them into a digital domain is chromakey, and that means going green with green screen.
It’s Spring and that means it’s time for the new. Not flowers and leaves, but the new gear and upgrades on display at NAB 2019. Every year the industry gathers and fills the massive Las Vegas Convention Center with every imaginable piece of broadcast gear. You can...
If you’re new to shooting video, you may notice that fellow camera geeks like to talk a lot about “glass”. While there are a lot of things made of glass in the video world, there’s only one thing called “glass”: Your camera lens. Here's how it works to produce a useable, in-focus image.
Lighting gels are essential for a cohesive video.
If you’ve never used lighting gels in your video productions before, they may seem a little daunting, but the effort is worthwhile.
Buying the best workstation for your needs means understanding how the CPU, GPU, RAM and storage options work together to enhance overall performance.
Make shooting RAW your default plan; you can always change
A RAW image frame is like a film negative — different processing can give you different results.
As cameras have increased their video resolution and framerate capabilities over the years, the SD specifications have evolved to include more space and faster write times.
SD stands for “Secure Digital” — it’s a technical specification published in the waning years of the 20th century, created by three digital giants: Panasonic, SanDisk and Toshiba.The cards have evolved and will continue to evolve in a few ways — the biggest two are storage capacity and speed....

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A Lighting Buyer’s Guide

The best lights for video production — 2020

Lighting needs run the gamut, from huge budget productions to small, DIY vloggers, and there’s something for every niche. This article will explain what to think about before buying lights and provide a list of the best video lights currently on the market.