Stuff You Need to Know
A successful DIY computer build requires only patience and attention to detail. It can be nerve-wracking to handle these delicate, expensive components, but once you know the process, it’s not too difficult.
What is CUDA? What about OpenCL and OpenGL? And why should we care? The answers to these questions are difficult to pin down —...
A RAW image frame is like a film negative — different processing can give you different results.
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.
A video camera’s ability to reproduce a smooth gradation between colors and shades is an important factor when seeking to capture filmic images. The...
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.
Buying the best workstation for your needs means understanding how the CPU, GPU, RAM and storage options work together to enhance overall performance.
If you’ve never used lighting gels in your video productions before, they may seem a little daunting, but the effort is worthwhile.
Let's dive in to better understand the importance of RAM and why having more is not necessarily an immediate need for most. RAM vs VRAM Random...
Before you rush off to an expert that will charge you an arm and a leg to solve your computer issues, here are a...
Sticking to the rules of screenplay writing are a must, but it can be challenging. However, Trelby can help make it easier.
Quality anamorphic lenses can easily cost you thousands of dollars. However, there are a few budget options that achieve a comparable effect.
Knowing common color spaces and how to use them in your projects will grant you greater control over your images.
Are you looking for a CPU for video editing? You're in the right place. We will run through everything you should consider when buying a CPU.
The iris diaphragm is an essential component for your lens' aperture. Let's discuss how the iris diaphragm works and why it's important.
If you've ever wondered how films can pull off the shot where zoom out as the protagonist walks into the sunset, the answer is a jib.
SanDisk Pro tells us about the new SanDisk Pro Dock. This innovative dock and media reader has some really cool features. Watch this video to learn about them.
Avid Media Composer, also referred to as just Avid, has made some big progress from your fathers Avid. Learn about the new additions and improvements to the line up in this video.
Blackmagic released a long list of products this year, in this video you will learn about them all!
Made for the Canon R5 with the new RF mirrorless lens mount, the Canon F/2.8L Dual Fisheye 3D VR Stereoscopic Lens is an innovative and new way to produce a stereoscopic image.
Over the past few years, livestreaming has exploded in popularity, thanks to a combination of social media channels and networks like Twitch and YouTube,...
If you think pixel resolution is the only thing that affects the visual quality of a video file, think again. Bitrate is equally important, though often misunderstood.
In this article, we will define what muxing is. We'll also talk about how it's comes into play in every single filmaker's life.
Throughout the years, filmmakers have experimented with a myriad of artistic ideas and methodologies. Making and breaking rules creates new pathways through the medium,...