Andreas Chalikias

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The Sound of Horror: Why Hearing Stuff is Scarier Than Actually Seeing Stuff

There are a great number of things that can go wrong while making a horror film, but nothing is quite as bad as making one that isn't scary. In a …

Replicate the Anamorphic Look and Feel with Vashi Nedomansky's Free After Effects Plugin

The anamorphic look is highly desired by many filmmakers for many reasons, including unique lens flares and bokehs. We posted an article a week ago …

Cooke Cinema Lenses: What Exactly Is the 'Cooke Look', and Why Do You Want It?

Your guide to all things Cooke.<p>Lenses are often one of the more subtle choices that the cinematographer makes when determining the look of a film. …

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera - RAW Footage Low Light

VERY LOW LIGHT. I could barely see what I was doing, could not see the buttons on the camera! From my Deck: I could not see blue in the sky or any …

Cinematography Tutorial: Dramatic Camera Slider Moves - The Beat

In this video production tutorial we’ll share a few must-know tips for creating engaging shots using a camera slider!<p><i>Awesome Cinematography</i> is a …

28mm Lenses: The Secret Ingredient For Achieving A Film Look

For those of you that follow this blog regularly, you know that achieving a filmic look when shooting digitally is very important to me and something …

6K RED DRAGON Goes Airborne for These Gorgeous Aerials

While 6K from RED DRAGON is going to make for better-looking 4K footage because of resolution loss due to debayering, there will likely be times when …

FS700: The 4K Story from My Perspective

Sony hired Adam Wilt and me to go out and shoot some 4K imagery with an FS700 and write up our experiences, which we presented at CineGear 2013 in …

DSLR Cameras - Learn the basics of using DSLR for filmmaking

Description<p>DSLR Cameras – The New Shooting Format For Film<p>This information packed evening course introduces filmmakers to the advantages and …

Behind the Lens: Kramer Morgenthau, ASC on Sleepy Hollow

Kramer Morgenthau, ASC has shot over 60 films, including Thor: The Dark World. He has been nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys for his television work, …

Quick review of the Sony FS700 V3 Firmware: 4K raw and 2K High frame rate

Camera Reviews Other Post tutorials Tutorials<p>Apologies for the lateness of this post and the relative briefness of it. Finding time to do anything …

Comprehensive Guide to Rigging Any Camera – 28 Bags and Cases (Part 2)

Full Cargo<p>Full cargo cases tend to be packed and forgotten while they travel through many hands. I would rule out soft covers entirely – I just don’t …

Rest Pause Revisited - Doug Daniels

Jon Cole<p>Click Pics to ENLARGE<p>Frank Schramm<p>Fred Glass<p>Rest Pause Revisited<p>by Doug Daniels (1996)<p>Most experts will agree that if a lifter can increase …

10 Ways to Plateau, Burn Out, and Avoid Getting Strong

<b>If you want to stop your strength gains right in their tracks, there are plenty of ways you can do so.</b> Tried and tested by countless athletes …

How to Increase Your Testosterone | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to the differences between men and women, some are arguably cultural and some are biological. And the ones that are biological all …

The Overhead Press: The Difference Between Seated, Standing, Dumbbell and Barbell

<b>Similar exercises using different modes or implements can result in varied muscle activation, joint stability, and the inability to compare</b> …

Is Training To Failure Necessary For Muscle Hypertrophy? – Part 2 – Fitness Volt Bodybuilding & Fitness News

In Part 1 of this series I took a very long look at eccentric contractions and their role in stimulating muscle growth. I also looked at some of the …

HIIT- What, Why & How?

If you’re stuck in the 40 minute cruise control elliptical routine daily, then this is going to be an eye opening article for you. Anyone who knows …

Hearst Magazines

Genetics and the jock: inside the new science of athletic excellence

Sports writer David Epstein on why your 23,000 genes matter at the gym<p>Whether you’re an avid runner or a dedicated weight lifter, you’ve probably cobbled together a training routine based on a few less-than-scientific factors: the distance or weight that athletic magazines and websites suggest you …

Training Style to Know: The 7-4-7 Method

Why Chocolate Milk Is the Perfect Post-workout Recovery Beverage<p>Drinking Red Wine Might Help Make You a Better Athlete<p>5 Ways Your Workout Can Kill You<p>…

5 Exercises to Work Your Abs to Exhaustion

The greatest full-body CrossFit workout

CrossFit workouts consist of functional movements performed at a relatively high intensity, and we assure you this CrossFit routine will take your …

The 6 best exercises for six-pack abs

Here’s the truth: Endless crunches and situps are not the secret to six-pack abs.<p>In fact, repetitive or excessive spinal flexion—that is, bending …

Workouts

3 Exercises To Melt Away Love Handles

While there are no secrets to melting away your love handles, there is definitely a right and a wrong way to attack them. "Too many people spend all …