Proper lighting is one of the primary elements separating a poor-quality images from masterpieces. A scene without enough light or with harsh, distracting shadows or highlights is not effective in communicating your message. It’s important to learn early on the best practices for lighting for video. This article is intended to serve as a collection of essential reading as you progress on the path to better lighting.
The American Veterans Center's 3rd annual Veterans Video History Contest seeks to preserve veteran's stories from across generations through student-created video interviews and video essays. This nationwide video competition is open to students between the ages of 13 and 18.
Your time to enter is running out; the Sennheiser Sweepstakes ends when May begins. There are few tools that single-handedly improve your production by leaps and bounds, and a wireless system as relaxing to use as the Sennheiser AVX-Combo SET is one of them.
Acer introduced its 2016 back-to-school product line at its next@acer global press conference on Thursday at the World Trade Center in New York City. The announcements included powerful new Predator gaming systems, new consumer notebooks including convertibles and 2-in-1s, a rugged Chromebook for work, plus other mobile and wearable devices.
Every April, Videomaker heads to Las Vegas for the annual NAB Show. Though surprisingly few cameras were released this year, we still had a great time checking out new releases from major brands and discovering hidden gems on the show floor.
Congratulations to Adobe for winning our Best Motion Graphics Software of NAB 2016 award for updates to Character Animator. The new updates bring improvements to the animation workflow to give creators more control over character with less work.
Congratulations to Telestream for winning our Best Streaming Software of NAB 2016 award for Wirecast. Wirecast is a software solution for live switching and streaming. New this year is the ability to stream to Facebook live.