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10 Films That Can Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Cinematography

The word cinematography literally means ‘to record movements’. A director relies on their cinematographer to manipulate the mood and implication of a …

Fold an origami bulldog bookmark

I tried out this origami bulldog bookmark tutorial I found on YouTube. The doggie is designed by Christine Edison and demonstrated by Katrin. There's …

Ten-Second Love Notes or Party Fortunes

These origami paper sticks can be made in about 10 seconds. They are fun, festive, and as carriers of love notes or fortune messages, they are tamper …

What Do Edgar Wright's Films Teach Us About Comedy? Use Cinematography!

What's the single greatest distinguishing characteristic of comedies? That they're meant to be funny, right? However, some of you might've felt as …

The 30 Highest Grossing Indies of 2013

Here’s a chart of 2013’s thirty highest grossing films tracked by Indiewire’s box office charts. While Steve McQueen’s “12 Years a Slave” and Woody …

Spike Lee’s List of Films Every Filmmaker Should See – /Film

<b>Spike Lee</b> has been in the news quite a bit recently. He’s got <i>Oldboy,</i> arguably his biggest movie ever, coming out soon, and just began a Kickstarter …

How Can I Make Quality Videos and Short Films on a Budget?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I want to get started making some YouTube videos, and maybe even a short film, but I'm not sure what I need to get. I also don't want …

Essential Camerawork Exercises for Aspiring Filmmakers

Improving your camerawork skills and, as an indirect benefit, sharpening your ability to get the results you want from your crew quickly — that is …

Framing

How to Take Advantage of the Creative Process in Your Own Way

PBS Digital Studios has just released a brilliant video focused on unwrapping the creative process. Throughout the video, an author, a cognitive …

Creativity

A Closer Look at the Incredible Cinematic Style of Alfonso Cuarón

With the remarkable commercial and critical success of his latest film, <i>Gravity,</i> Alfonso Cuarón, the Mexican filmmaker who became widely known to …

25 Pieces of Juicy Filmmaking Knowledge from Cinematographer Roger Deakins

Is it really worth my time to give Roger Deakins an introduction?<p>Surely you already know him as the talented cinematographer behind films like <i>The</i> …

How to Work with a Camera You’ve Never Touched Before (Part 2)

In the first part of this series, we talked about how preparation is key to working with a camera you’ve never touched before. If you don’t prepare …

Great Example Of Creative Camera Movement

I am getting into leather working and found this video. Loved the camera movement on it and thought I would share it withe you. Take note of the very …

Watch: David Lynch's Personal Guide to Independent Filmmaking

While we celebrate David Lynch's latest album — an ode to America's most mythologized decade, the 1950s — let's take a look at this featurette: "<b>Room</b> …

Soundtracks

The Science of Creativity: Understand and Improve Your Own Creative Process

It might sound preposterous, even a little insulting, to think of creativity as something you can muster and "do better." There is this …

Hey Shooters,<p>Earlier this year I set out on a rather mad adventure to make a feature documentary about an audacious and provocative protest against …

202 DIY Filmmaking Tutorials ⋆ FilmmakerIQ.com

Why buy it when you can build it? Well… most of the time you don’t have a choice. Other times it’s just way too much fun! In our first DIY (“Do It …

Who Needs a $20,000 Lens? New Technique Creates Amazing Images from Cheap Lenses

If you've taken photos or video with a cheap prime lens, like a newer 50mm f/1.8, you might have been surprised by how good the lens performed. …

A Quick Guide to Planning your Pre-production Schedule

If you have read the above articles, and if you’re new to filmmaking, you’ll no doubt have been intimidated by the magnitude of the tasks ahead of …

10 Cheap Tools Every Filmmaker Needs

When you ask most filmmakers what their next purchase is, you'll like hear an answer like "A new camera body, some lenses and better audio gear". …

Swiss Army Knives

121 Free Film Grain & Light Leak Files

11 Companies giving away FREE filmmaking assets<p>An easy way to make your project look more ‘cinematic’ is to overlay film grain, light leaks or other …

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<b>my blog</b>I enjoy what you guys are usually up too. Such clever work and coverage! Keep up the awesome works guys I’ve incorporated you guys to my …

Filmmaking

Filmmakers Need These Ten Things Every Day

This page is based on then-intern Frederica Byron‘s work in 2014. Times have changed, and we’ve updated this list.<p>Work in style and with the right …

Film Festivals

Screenwriting Tips: 10 Beats to a Better Beginning

The old adage is that a screenwriter needs to capture a reader’s attention in the first 10 pages. Wrong. It needs to happen on <i>page one</i> and build from …

Top 13 Sites For Independent Filmmakers

In recent years, the content of the internet has transformed itself from a controlled and manufactured environment to a vast expanse of user …