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5 Photography Courses That Will Take You From Amateur to Expert

Learn to shoot and edit like a pro.<p>Knowing the right time to press the shutter isn't the only skill needed to capture a great photo. With these comprehensive courses (all over 90% off), you can unlock the power of your DSLR and discover professional editing methods to take your pics to the next …

XEEN Prime Lens Test: 14mm & 35mm

@shanehurlbutasc Today we are doing a XEEN lens comparison test with the newly added 14mm and 35mm XEEN lenses. We’re going to compare these lenses …

Vintage Cinema Lens Library is the Most Exhaustive Lens Test We've Ever Seen

Behold: the most comprehensive library of vintage cinema lens imagery possible.<p>There is a lot of bad advice about lenses floating around in the world …

Learn to Use the Pen Tool by Playing a Game

As an automotive photographer, one of the most useful tools in our arsenal is the Pen tool. At first, you may not like it, but after learning the tip …

'Holding On' is a Video Revealing the True Meaning of a Craft

After watching this video, I realized this concept applies to so many different things and so many different types of people in life.<p>"Holding On" …

A Treasure Trove of Professional Color Grading Workflows & Breakdowns Courtesy of Movie Editor Jonny Elwyn

With more independent moviemakers and even professional movie editors having to take on more tasks and acquire more skills than ever before, good …

Cinematography

How to Make Your Film Look Cinematic When Your Lighting Setup is Less Than Ideal

One of the most common questions young filmmakers ask is, "How do I make my film look cinematic?" Usually the answer is "good lighting", but what if …

4K Camera Test -See how the latest cameras all compare to one another

There are a lot of camera tests available online and it is hard to always find the cameras you want compared to the cameras you are interested in …

Final Cut Pro X resurrected: Focus' advanced workflow

By Daniel Restuccio<p>To many, Apple’s Final Cut Pro editing application died in June 2011 when they announced Final Cut X. Derided as an odd version of …

These Hollywood Agents Have Some Great Advice for Up & Coming Cinematographers

Last year, I shared an interview with one of the most prolific commercial and music video DP's in the country, Matthias Koenigswieser. A good portion …

'House of Cards' DP Reveals the Camera & Lighting Techniques of the Popular Netflix Series

Television cinematography has come quite a ways in the past 10 years. In the arena of episodic television, where multi-camera shoots with high-key …

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World War Z VFX Breakdown

Page 1 of 2<p><b>This past summer's blockbuster zombie epic, World War Z, astounded audiences with terror at the largest of scales. Visual effects house</b> …

Defining DIT: The Right Tools For the Job

This is part three of a 3-part series on the evolving role and responsibilities of the contemporary Digital Imaging Technician. No Film School …