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Shooting Stock Video for Profit

Everyone would love to get paid for their work after they have shot video. However, unless you are working on a series or a feature it is likely you …

Webinars

Akitio Node Pro: Your MacBook Pro on Speed

Akitio Node Pro plugged into a 2016 MacBook Pro This article took a long time to put together. There were many forces conspiring against me: from the …

MacBook Pro

This Video Course Teaches Everything From Editing to Drone Videography

Social media is littered with video, but that doesn’t mean video is easy to make. Videography is an art form that requires knowledge of editing …

How to Create Wealth: Leverage Your Strengths as an Entrepreneur

Dear friend,An entrepreneurial idea: in order to most effectively create new wealth (new sources of value for humanity), it is <b>best to leverage and</b> …

Street Photography

How much should photographers charge in 2018

How Much Should You Charge? Each year, I write and update this article for photographers. In my opinion, this post is more important than the latest …

Landscape Photography

3 Steps To Start Developing Video Marketing Content For Your Business

Video marketing is an essential tool for modern entrepreneurs. Video content has incredible potential to develop trust, increase conversions and ultimately drive profits. Almost all social media platforms are moving towards incorporating more video content. While YouTube has continued its …

Marketing

How Roger Deakins Shot and Lit Blade Runner 2049

Take a look at the lighting cinematographer Roger Deakins designed to capture the visually stunning footage in Blade Runner 2049.

Cinematography

13 essential camera movements to get amazing footage with your gimbal

A motorised gimbal is one of the most useful tools you can get today for camera stabilisation. They’re much easier to get to grips with than a …

Create Amazing Landscape Photographs with 7 Great Shooting & Editing Tips from Serge Ramelli (VIDEO)

Serge Ramelli is not only a superb landscape photographer, he’s an expert at teaching his shooting and image-processing techniques to others. In this …

Become a Better Visual Storyteller by Following These 10 Rules for Better Composition (VIDEO)

Most great photographers are also accomplished visual storytellers who understand how to draw viewers into their scene and direct their eyes to the …

Photography

Taking a Voyage into the Deep Void with this Illustration Series

I've always been fascinated with space and its deep void, what about an illustration series that is giving up a glimpse and also a tour of our whole …

St. Louis

The Regret Minimization Framework in Photography and Life

Dear friend,<p>A concept I want to share with you in photography: “The regret minimization framework.”<p>1. What would you regret on your deathbed at age …

17 Things Every Photographer Should Be Able to Do in 10 Seconds

There are some abilities that should just be second nature to photographers. Here are 17 such things to make you have down pat to keep you prepared …

Photography

40 Philosophy Tips For Living Everyday Life

Practical philosophical tips on living:<p>1. What are ethics?<p>Ethics: a code of values which guide your choice and actions in your life.<p>Ethics— they will …

Street Photography

Is How I See Color How You See Color? Four Games That Test Your Color Vision

Photographers typically spend a lot of time thinking about color, everything from editing in Photoshop, calibrating a screen, or lighting with gels …

The New Guide To Learning Photography – The Old One Was Backwards

Familiarize yourself with your camera, learn the exposure triangle, learn composition rules, and then learn everything else (visual story telling, …

Storytelling

How to Use Composition Templates to Improve Your Photography

When doing photography in general, and in my case travel photography, the use of a <i>photography template</i> can be very beneficial and help improve the …

Landscape Photography

10 Useful TED Talks Every Designer Must Watch

Design, in general, is one of the jobs that receive the biggest flow of daily inspiration. Each day you encounter advertisements on the street, modern architecture, and commercials with stunning graphics. It’s easy to get lost and overwhelmed.<p>If you’re seeking for professional inspiration, provided …

Graphic Design

The 10 most valuable audio tips for video editors [Sponsored]

1. Get Decent Headphones<p>Before you can seriously edit the audio in your video projects, you’ll need to invest in some quality headphones. There are a …

Audiophile

Practicing 5 Different Setups Using my Flat LED Lights with Grids

Just playing around with my new lights.<p>I try 4 different lighting setups from David Hobby and one from Joel Grimes in this video. This is just me …

Photography

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a …

28 Underused Words You Really Need To Start Using

From absquatulate to vituperative, via Word Warriors.<p>For more underused words, visit the word warriors site.

Xbox One backwards compatible release status updates

In recent months, Microsoft has been staging a massive comeback against the PlayStation 4, and a lot of that success is no doubt due to the Xbox …

Red Dead Redemption

Etsy-style U.K. shopping marketplace Notonthehighstreet.com raises $27.5 million

Notonthehighstreet.com, a U.K.-based online shopping marketplace featuring unique and one-off products from individuals and small businesses, has closed a £21 million ($27.5 million) Series E round led by Germany-based media company Hubert Burda Media. Existing investors including Index Ventures …

How to create beautiful slow motion slider shots

At some point or another, most of us that shoot video have to create a clip sliding past, or moving around some kind of static object. Perhaps …

Maximize your Video Marketing Potential

With videos increasing the likelihood of online purchases by 64 percent, it’s time to make use of a cohesive video marketing plan.<p>The modern era of …

Marketing

Oscars Live Stream Awards & Red Carpet

MOBILE USERS You need FLASH to view this stream or Watch HERE<p>–<p>Player failed to load. Please click here for help.<p><b>TWEET US NOW</b>! The 87th Academy Awards …

Samsung to open VR movie studio in New York: 'We love stories'

The company behind the Gear VR virtual-reality headset partners with the Sundance film festival to foster new immersive experiences.<p>Lights, camera, Samsung! The company behind the Gear VR virtual reality headset is opening a New York studio to produce new immersive experiences.<p>Samsung announced the …

Virtual Reality

Elegant Greenhouse Photos Mimic the Ethereality of Oil Paintings

<i>Botanical</i> is a series of gentle but stunning images that blur the line between photography and painting. Designer and photographer Samuel Zeller presents a modern take on the classical botanical illustrations of the 18th and early 20th century. Zeller combines his design experience with a keen eye …

Painting