If you’ve ever watched a film, you have experienced the cinematic film look. While the aesthetic is hard to describe, you know it when you see it. It is what makes a movie look like a movie. And audiences have been conditioned over many years to respond to this look and feel. As a result, it behooves […]
These days you can’t go into any electronics store without the temptation to buy some sort of camera drone. This makes sense. Using a drone can be a great way to raise the production value of your film. But if you’re like most filmmakers, you probably feel overwhelmed by all the choices available. In an effort to help you narrow […]
One of the first things people ask when they decide to start filmmaking is this: What indie film gear should I get? My first answer is usually “use what you have.” This is because having more expensive gear does not make you a better filmmaker. But continued practice with the indie film gear you already […]
The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera is an amazing tool for any indie filmmaker. In this filmmaking article, Bojan Dulabic lays out the pros and cons.
In this filmmaking article, filmmaker Michael Head shares thoughts on the best HD video camera for filmmakers on a budget.