Aaron Andrew Ang

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Getting Inside the Minds of the Masters: The Cinematography of "Moonrise Kingdom"

10 Super Simple Cinematography Hacks That You Can Make at Home

Broke? Misplaced some gear? Then these 10 hacks might come in handy.<p>The team over at DigitalRev have put together a helpful (and hilarious) video …

5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Great lighting—whether it’s for portraits, or macro, or even product photography—doesn’t have to cost you an arm, leg, and kidney. Just do a quick …

These Amazing Photography Links Will Keep You Busy for a While

As another week flies by us all we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all the known corners of the internet, looking for links to the best …

An Insightful Interview with Indie Film Legend Robert Rodriguez

Robert Rodriguez needs no introduction around these parts.<p>Between his numerous feature films and his TV network, he's been very prolific, and he's …

The Stylistic Elements of Film Noir, Explained In One Handy Infographic

Film noir may be one of the most misunderstood genres of film out there.<p>These days, it seems like anything that is even vaguely dark and moody gets …

A Mesmerizing Quentin Tarantino Cinematography Supercut

If you’re an observant love of cinema, aside from likely knowing each and every film directed by <b>Quentin Tarantino</b>, you know that it’s fairly easily …

6 Essential Tips for DSLR Video

Nowadays, it seems that the majority of DSLR, mirrorless, and even point-and-shoot cameras have video features. In fact, the video features on the …

7 Standard Filmmaking Shots Every Cinematographer Must Know

Every film ever made uses these camera shots. We go back to Filmmaking 101 for a look at these standard frames of cinema.<p>For any newcomer to …

129 Of The Most Beautiful Shots In Movie History

A visual essay on spectacular cinematography.<p>H/T cinematicpaintings.com, this Reddit thread, and this other Reddit thread.

Cinematography Tutorial: How Moving the Camera Can Help You Tell Stronger Stories

Simon Cade is at it again, this time with a helpful tutorial on the reasons why camera movement can take your cinematography to the next level.<p>Even …

Editing Breakdown: Watchtower of Turkey - The Beat

Want to improve your editing? Get inspired with the techniques used in this epic video – a must watch.<p>Watchtower of Turkey was a recent Vimeo Staff …

Videography

“Watchtower of Turkey” a stunning piece of cinematic editing and sound design created in Final Cut Pro X, gets nominated Best of Vimeo 2014

We are very pleased to publish the story of how the wonderful short film 'Watchtower of Turkey' was made. Nominated as Best Video of 2014 on Vimeo, …

5 Common Film Color Schemes - Cinematic Color Design

<b>Being able to use color to create harmony, or tension within a scene, or to bring attention to a key visual theme can be used to spectacular effect.</b> …

Cinematography

Hold on Tight! Here Are 50 Hard-Hitting Filmmaking Tips in Just 7 Minutes

Our favorite young YouTuber is at it again, this time with 50 quick tips that are sure to inspire better filmmaking. So without any further ado, …

Inside The Manipulative World Of Film Color Correction

Professional colorists reveal their secrets–and a neuroscientist explains why they work.<p>You don’t always consider it when you watch movies, but you are being manipulated by color. Think about Wes Anderson’s pastel films, or the vibrant tropical birds in nature documentaries. The real world …

How to Fix Light Leaks in Long Exposure Photography

If you have experimented with long exposure photography, you may have seen light leakage issues in your images. For the uninitiated – your camera is …

Exposing to the Right Explained

Exposing to the right, or “ETTR,” is an approach to photography that is as helpful as it is controversial. On one hand, exposing to the right is yet …

Attention, Filmmakers: 10 Lessons From Lone Scherfig’s Masterclass

Attention, Filmmakers: 10 Lessons From Lone Scherfig's Masterclass<p>Every year, the Istanbul Film Festival organizes a Masterclass on the serene campus …

5 film techniques J.J. Abrams will use to showcase his Star Wars universe

One of the great pleasures of the new <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> trailer is seeing a new director inject his own flourishes into an already visually distinctive series. The <i>Star Wars</i> visual catalog has a few staples that have stayed consistent throughout the series: think transitional wipes and …

10 Incredible Photography Tips & Tutorials from Pro Photographers

We always love to hear some tips an advice from Professional Photographers. In this article, we have collected 10 incredible photography tutorials …

Attention, Filmmakers: Here’s How to Create the ‘Film Noir’ Look with No Budget

Attention, Filmmakers: Here's How to Create the 'Film Noir' Look with No Budget<p>READ MORE: Insider Advice: Essential Lighting Tips for Indie Filmmakers<p>…

Let This Supercut of Tarantino's Car Shots Drive You Wild

Explore the life-and-death drama, casual conversations, and awkward silences that all take place in cars in Part 3 of Jakob T. Swinney's Quentin Tarantino supercut series.<p>Screencaps via<p>No adrenaline-pumping Tarantino film is complete without at least a few shots of the camera making cinematic love …

Watch 14 of the Greatest Directors Give Advice to Young Filmmakers

Perhaps one of the most-asked questions in a standard Q&A in the world of filmmaking is advice to break into the industry. While no one answer is the …

Attention, Filmmakers: Essential Short Film Tips

Whether you’re prepping your first short film or starting to apply to festivals, you’ll want to check out these tips which will guide you through the …

Interview: How Instagram Photographer Lauren Bath Has Made a Job Out of Traveling the World

If traveling the world and photographing incredible destinations sounds too good to be true, then you haven't met Lauren Bath. We introduced you to her a few days ago when we showed you her spectacular photos of camel trains on Australia's Cable Beach. In the short three and a half years since …

3K 4K 5K 6K Free Aspect Ratio Templates

<b>Download the VashiVisuals Extreme Widescreen templates.</b><p>One of the most post popular posts on VashiVisuals over the last 2 years is The Ultimate …

“Crew Of One” Director Tries The “One Man Crew Director”

Since I’m a video director with a blog called “Crew of One,” it’s only natural that I’d be interested in a product called “One Man Crew Director.” As …

How We Shot This Photo Of A Floating Woman With A Simple Lighting Trick

Do you remember your first eye-opening experience with lighting in photography? I think it happend to me while watching one of David Hobby’s …

20 Surprising Facts That Will Change the Way You See These Movie Scenes Forever

This bucket of 20 popcorn-sized factoids gives a moreish insight into what went on behind the scenes of classic movie scenes.