Eric Fabra

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Avoid Tourist Traps, visit these Lesser-Known Europe Destinations Instead

Europe’s popular draws like Venice and Bruges are bursting to the brim. Why not explore these less busy but as charming lesser-known Europe …

European Travel

How to Make Your Own Barn Wood

It’s easy to do, looks authentic and saves 
you a fortune!<p>There are a few essential tools for this project. The first is an angle grinder. It doesn’t …

Woodworking

Learn How to Build a DIY Ring Light like Roger Deakins

One of Roger Deakins' secret cinematographic weapons is a ring light that you can actually build yourself.<p>Becoming a world-class cinematographer like …

Cinematography

Logic Pros: Using Selection-Based Processing for easy audio repairs & precision editing

Selection-Based processing might not be the most exciting feature you’ll find inside of Logic Pro X, but it is certainly one of the unsung heroes of Apple’s flagship audio software. While much of our discussions on Logic Pros are in some degree centered around making music for various applications, …

Music Production

Visual Design Spotlight: Maxim Nilov

Maxim Nilov is a designer from Moscow, Russia and he has been sharing some incredibly beautiful web design mocks. His portfolio is full of great …

Visual Design

6 Amazing Foods That Burn Belly Fat – Who Knew Peanut Butter Was a Fat Buster?

So you want to lose that belly fat and you want to know what the magic food is that will do it fast right. Well there is no single food or group of …

Nutrition

The Art of Blocking: How to Make Boring Conversations More Interesting

Good blocking can turn a boring convo into a dynamic and emotional scene.<p>Where should actors stand within the frame? Should they move around? If so, …

Communicate

Experts Agree: This South Carolina Man’s Way of Telling If There’s a Shark in the Water Is 100% Accurate

During a recent family vacation to Edisto Beach, Josh Rinder of Aiken shared a one-minute instructional video on Facebook for his foolproof shark …

What You Need to Know about Directing Non-Actors

Understanding the benefits and challenges that come with working with non-actors.<p>As no-budget filmmakers, chances are we're not going to be working …

Achieve Cinematic Drone Footage Using ND Filters

While photographers often aim to create images that are tack sharp from edge to edge, cinematographers face a different challenge: introducing motion …

Landscape Photography

Thinking About Cutting Your Design Budget? 3 Reasons You Shouldn't Skimp on Design

To build a successful brand, it's important to have a balance of strong design and a solid business model.<p>In your business, are you the type that tinkers with your logo, fonts, and colors until they're perfect? Or do you want to get straight to business without worrying about looks?<p>To build a …

This Cameraman Does a Great Job of Keeping It Together Despite Way Too Much Horsing Around

It's hard enough being a cameraperson on set, but it's even harder when someone is being unprofessional and won't stop horsing around. This cameraman …

How You Can Improve UX with Microinteractions. Part II

In the first part of the article, I talked about the definitions and types of microinteractions and why they work for your product UX. Here, I will …

This $60 Household Item Will Help You Create Tons of Fog for Your Next Film Project

If you want to make thick, long-lasting fog outdoors, you might want to give this a try.Fog, haze, smoke, atmosphere — whatever you call it, it's an …

How to make a DIY Scrim Jim for less than $80

Scrim jims, butterflies, overheads, 4×4 frames, whatever you want to call them, are a staple on most film sets – and for good reason. They can be …

These Crispy Asparagus Fries Are Packed With Flavor — but Are Still Good For You!

<i>Lighten up your fries by swapping heavy potatoes with crunchy asparagus! Spears are tossed in cheesy nutritional yeast and almond meal for a dose of healthy fats and protein, via PaleoHacks.</i><p>Spring is in the air with this garden-fresh French fry alternative. No need to sacrifice flavor to achieve …

Seven Helpful Tips for Posing Subjects and Taking Better Photos

Posing can be one of the trickiest things to really get right in photography, as it has a lot of nuances that all need to be correct to really make …

Thibaudeau's Simple Fat Loss Strategies

3 Tricks, No Calorie Counting Required<p>Big in the Gym, Fat in the Locker Room<p>If you have a decent amount of muscle but a moderate amount of fat …

Nutrition

Lacking Muscles? You Need To Eat Like This If You Want To Look Like Tim Robards

Food is the glorious creation that keeps every living organism on this sphere kicking. Somewhere along the line though it became less of a …

10 Amazing Camping Drinking Games for Outdoor Adventure

Both camping and drinking is fun and you can double the enjoyment by bringing camping drinking games into the mix. These 10 campfire drinking games …

Try This Fat-Melting Core Workout For Washboard Abs

​This core and cardio combo will shred your six-pack<p>If you've been looking for something extra to sweat away the fat and sculpt your abs, you've found it. This cardio and core finisher strategically combines moves that will turn up your metabolism to shed fat and chisel your abs.<p>The combination of …

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

Italian Food

Why 'Good Editing Is Like Good Sex'

At Berlinale 2018, Susan Korda discussed secrets from the editing room."I don't think we need to suffer in the editing room, but it's truly where the …

Columbia University

Watch: Here's a Workflow That Will Help Make Your Audio Sound Better

Working with audio in post can be tricky, but this guide will take you through the process step-by-step.<p>Filmmaking is a complex art form with many …

Filmmaking

Steven Soderbergh ditches big-budget cameras for iPhone

One of the biggest directors in Hollywood is ready to totally embrace filming on the iPhone.<p>Steven Soderbergh — whose titles include everything from <i>Ocean’s Eleven</i> to <i>Magic Mike</i> — filmed his latest movie entirely an iPhone. Only instead of using it as a gimmick, Soderbergh says he’s likely going to …

Filmmaking

Watch: How To Convert Low-Res Graphics Into High-Res Using Photoshop

<b>Before you toss</b> that low-resolution graphic into the trash, YouTube channel PiXimperfect shows you how to salvage and convert the visual into a …

Top 15 Mediterranean Recipes of 2017

Here we are at the end of another great year, and I get to write one of my very favorite posts featuring top Mediterranean recipes of 2017!<p>It’s …

Cooking

Easy Color Grading Tips From Jessica Kobeissi | And What Not To Do

I’m a firm believer in considering the source when it comes to absorbing material, hence there are certain news outlets I tend to avoid. But the …

Kicking the tires on Final Cut Pro X 10.4’s new color grading tools

Here we are just over a year after the last major Final Cut Pro X update and we’re moving on to 10.4. This is an interesting update in that it is …

Tutorials

This Cheat Sheet Contains All the Walkie-Talkie Lingo You Should Know on Set

Don't know anything about walkie codes and radio etiquette? That's okay, this infographic will help bring you up to speed.<p>Unless you've worked on a …

Walkie-talkies