Grant Sicora-Friesen

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Chase Jarvis Gets Real About Money in Photography

A lot of us have been there, especially when we're first trying to build our businesses in the beginning. A job lands that you feel like you can pull …

How to Shoot Video with a 105 Year Old Lens

Paris-based photographer Mathieu Stern is turning his love of vintage lenses into a web series.<p>In the new series, which he's calling the Weird Lens …

The secret technique that helps filmmakers tell a story

Aspect ratio often feels like one of those filmmaking details that only true movie buffs notice or care about. As long as nothing as everything is …

Every Filmmaking Form You'll Ever Need in 99 Free Templates

Ease your workload (and your mind) with these free templates for everything from storyboarding to contracts to accounting.<p><i>[Editor's Note: No Film</i> …

Filmmaking

6 Lessons Guy Bourdin Has Taught Me About Photography

© Estate of Guy BourdinMy primary passion is “street photography” — yet I find my biggest inspiration for my work comes from photographers who aren’t …

Scariest Movies Set in Space

Grab your blanket, a partner, and some popcorn and settle in for some horror in the silence of space. These titles range to include the absurd to the …

Watch Surreal Drone Footage of New York City Shot Using the Vertigo Effect

Thanks to drones, filmmakers are able to shoot scenes that would be impossible to capture otherwise. Cinematographer Tim Sessler has found a way to …

New York City

How to build a digital maquette

Creating 3D art is a time-consuming process, but, thankfully, there are lots of resources – including After Effects tutorials – and techniques you …

The tragic tale of Saddam Hussein's 'supergun'

The biggest gun ever designed could have put Iraq at the centre of space exploration, but its story is one of unfulfilled genius, military secrets and murder.<p>On permanent display in the Royal Armouries’ collection at Fort Nelson, Hampshire are two huge, steel pipes bolted together and projecting …

The Problem with Modern Lenses

When talking about the right kind of lenses, there are some characteristics that people should <i>not</i> be buying for most photographic practices. In this …

Cinematography

10 Filmmaking Video Channels for You to Browse When Sick (or Even When You Are Not)

Here I am in a new city, looking for a new place and with a future needing to be taken care of. Perfect timing, I am stuck in bed, sick; oh joy. I …