Have you ever worked on a project where your production team, vendors and clients can all communicate freely and simply with access to your assets? That’s a hard task to accomplish, but with Frame.io, it’s all possible.
Every year, new monitors are released with new functions, higher resolutions and new build materials. Sometimes these releases are made because there has been a breakthrough in technology, but most of the time it’s because there is a yearly expectation for a new products.
With the release of the MOTIV product line, Shure jumps in head first to the mobile recording device market, offering mobile products that connect via a lightning connector for iPhones and iPads, via USB for use with a computer and via Tip ring ring sleeve 1/8 ‘’ input in the case of the MVL.
Red Giant Software has released a great update to much loved plug-ins, with new features and accelerated rendering, and added Tao, bringing new creativity to 3D shapes and extrusions with fully customizable photorealistic texturing, shadowing and reflectance.
Drones are one of the hottest topics and best sellers among video equipment today, but as the industry becomes more inundated with drones and related tech, we also see more bad practices and unsafe procedures. What exactly are the best best practices to follow?
Shopping for a new camera is a lot like looking for a new house. There isn't one perfect, universal design — which is part of the reason why there are so many to choose from. Understanding the differences in features, designs and models will help you find an interchangeable lens camera to fit your work and your lifestyle.
Looking for stabilization for your phone, Go-Pro, camcorder, DSLR or small cinema camera? Can't decide which stabilizer is best for you and your camera? We'll take a look at the various options so you can make an informed decision before you buy.
Many election seasons bring with them the same old song and dance. No, we don’t mean policy debates or constitutional interpretations — rather, the misuse of protected music by political candidates trying to create edgy and popular campaigns.
You want to break into the commercial video production business but it seems that everyone is out shooting television commercials and wedding videos these days. How can you possibly compete with the established players? Well, perhaps you shouldn’t. Maybe you should find the road less traveled and follow it instead.
From experimental to hybrid, the evolution of the documentary form has defied expectations as an objective truth delivery system. Whose truth is it anyway? And who says you can’t put fictional re-enactments into a documentary? And what’s wrong with films that have a point of view?
Video appearing on large objects is nothing new. For decades, Times Square in New York has had video monitors on the sides of buildings. What is becoming more common, with the advent of stronger projectors, is making the building itself a screen.
Typesetting is an art that goes back for centuries and is most often associated with the printed page. Text isn’t the first subject to pop into your mind whenever video is mentioned, but one of the most common tasks you as a video editor will execute is the placement of type inside your videos.
There’s more to directing a video shoot than wearing a beret and sitting in a tall canvas folding chair. Directing is serious business. Many famous directors have reputations for being absolute control freaks, and for good reason.