Stuff You Need to Know
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...
Unless you work for a restoration house or film archive, the days of having to edit video on a $10,000-dollar room-sized flatbed editor are...
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 —...
Buying the best workstation for your needs means understanding how the CPU, GPU, RAM and storage options work together to enhance overall performance.
We’ve all had those moments in our lives when we are stopped in our tracks by the awe-inspiring beauty of the “now”. Magnificent morning...
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...
We've comprised a list of all the top green screen apps out there and will cover them all.
Over the past few years, livestreaming has exploded in popularity, thanks to a combination of social media channels and networks like Twitch and YouTube, better phones and cameras and faster internet and cellular speeds. Lately, producers and YouTubers have seen a sharp increase in...
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, changing and refining how films are put together. As has the advent of new technology. In early days, filmmakers interested in the...
Have you ever wondered how to make an interesting and compelling explainer video on a topic you're passionate about? Look no further! Whiteboard animation has dramatically increased in popularity following the explosion of shareable video platforms like Youtube, Facebook, and Instagram.
In this article, we will help you use the screen share on platforms like Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, and Google Hangouts.
If you carefully consider your shooting conditions, equipment and plans for post-production, you can determine whether shooting in log is right for you.
We talk all about video file formats. What are they? What aspects about them do you need to know about, and what do you do with them all?
This week we talk about how often you should replace your gear, and when to buy new vs used.
Mike, Nicole and Chris talk about what they seeing as the big improvements in video tech that we hope to see in 2020.
Here comes another video production acronym to untangle: HLG. This one stands for Hybrid Log Gamma.
As TV screens grow bigger and brighter, the limitations of older technologies are more apparent. HDR video addresses these issues.