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The 10 Most Popular Instagram Recipes From August 2018

We're glad to see such a priority is being placed on chocolate chip cookies.<p>It’s impossible to keep up with everything posted to Instagram, but it’d be a shame to miss out on all the delicious recipes flooding the feeds. We’ve done the heavy lifting for you by finding the 10 most-liked recipes from …

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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K ‘Nature’

How I Work: Simon Buglione, Director, Sky Creative

CR's premium content is now only available to subscribers. Join today for the sharpest opinion, analysis and advice on life in the creative …

Online Life

3 Ways to Establish Visual Rhythm in Your Film

What is visual rhythm and how can you use it to make better, more interesting films?<p>Visual rhythm is incredibly important in filmmaking because it …

Essays

Corner Pinning: The Super Easy Effect That'll Make Your Videos That Much Better

Learn how to do a little corner pinning in less than two minutes.Have you ever wanted to replace a TV screen or computer monitor in your film or …

DP Bill Wages, ASC Reveals a Key to His On-Set Efficiency

Speed up your shoot and efficiency with no optical compromises with the FUJINON 19-90mm Cabrio zoom lens.<p>As technology has rapidly progressed to …

After Effects News 2018 August #3

All the After Effects news that fits. Remember, the first tuts are free. Beware the Trump recession.Ryan Summers said recently: “It’s funny that all …

4 Tips Every Editor Should Know From Emmy-Nominated 'Black Mirror' Editor Selina MacArthur

The first episode of Season 4 was the product of a relationship 20 years in the making.<p>If you're not already watching, Netflix’s <i>Black Mirror</i> is a …

Best Made Co.’s Founder Shares the Things He Carries Every Day

In 2009, while the Great Recession was in its throes, Peter Buchanan-Smith responded by turning away from his design career — his former clients …

Free Premiere Pro BLOCKBUSTER Template [Free Download]

All filmmakers can now utilize this high-end timeline workflow.<p><b>The timeline is where the magic happens during the editing of a feature film.</b> It …

Homemade Hawaiian Ginger Ale

6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Ginger Syrup<p>1 cup finely chopped peeled ginger<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>Assembly<p>1 liter club soda<p>8 lime wedges<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Ginger Syrup<p>Bring ginger, sugar, and 2 cups water to a boil in a small saucepan. Remove from heat, cover, and let sit 30 minutes. Strain syrup through a …

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This Brand Has the Coolest New Apparel for Active Guys

If you’re always on the move, you need apparel that has three things: durability, comfortability and premium fabrics. You need things that can move …

Finding, Then Filming, The Young All-Female Crew In 'Skate Kitchen'

Director Crystal Moselle made waves three years ago when her documentary <i>The Wolfpack</i> won the grand jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival. The film told the true story of six brothers growing up in confinement in Manhattan's Lower East Side — and it all began from a chance encounter Moselle had …

Chef John's Butter Puff Biscuit Dough Recipe

"This biscuit dough is similar to puff pastry but uses a much less fussy procedure. It works great for fruit tarts, ham and cheese turnovers, and …

How Editor Barry Alexander Brown Cut to the Heart of America in "BLACKkKLANSMAN'

For his latest feature, director Spike Lee enlisted the expertise of longtime collaborator Barry Alexander Brown.No matter how often they get …

Director's Toolkit '18: Directing Actors - Film Independent

Due to overwhelming demand, we’re pleased to offer a second chance to take this intensive one-night class teaching the The Tools for getting great …

Side Hustle Spotlight: A Video Producer/Editor With the Flexibility to Act Regularly

Welcome to another week of Side Hustle Spotlight where I interview actors and filmmakers at different levels of their career who have used their …

4 Takeaways from Bradford Young on the Daily Grind of Being a Cinematographer

Bradford Young has only been working professionally for a decade and yet he's already a legend in the industry.Bradford Young, the maverick …

Watch: 3 Tips for Multi-Camera Shooting From 'The Hurt Locker' DP Barry Ackroyd

Academy-Award nominated cinematographer Barry Ackroyd discusses the philosophy and merits of his multi-camera shooting style.<p>A theme of the English …

Danish-inspired holiday cabin is a dreamy Pacific Northwest hideout

Seattle-based design practice Prentiss + Balance + Wickline Architects is no stranger to creating charming cabins that embrace nature in the Pacific …

This photographer captured what lurks beneath Europe's biggest tourist attractions — and the photos are incredible

Every year, millions of people visit the same places in Europe.<p>London, Paris, Naples — as a tourist, you may think you've seen it all.<p>Yet so few see what lurks beneath the surface of these great cities.<p>That's why London-based photographer Tomas Sentpetery went down, instead of up, to capture new …

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Vegetarian White Bean Chili Recipe - Health

Step 1<p>Heat oil in a Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion, carrot, and celery; cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender, about 8 …

Sigma Cine High Speed Zoom Line – Sample Footage & Review

<b>In this guest review, DP and Director Thomas Schweighofer takes a look at the Sigma Cine High Speed Zoom line during a documentary shoot with a RED</b> …

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Eddie – a Short Shady Retro Science Fiction Film by John Lynch

<b>My name is John Lynch, and I live and work mostly in London. By day I’m a professional filmmaker for various brands and charities, but by night I’m</b> …

Which Filmmaking Books Should Be on Your Essential Reading List?

How many of these books on filmmaking have you read?<p>There are many ways to learn the craft of filmmaking, not the least of which is good, …

Watch: Breaking Down the Pencil Trick Scene from Christopher Nolan's 'The Dark Knight'

Wolfcrow puts <i>The</i> <i>Dark Knight's</i> shot selection, pacing, and use of camera movement under a microscope.<p>Remember that pencil scene from Christopher …

'Columbus': Video Essayist Kogonada on His Stunning Feature Debut and Why Critics Should Make Movies

'Columbus,' starring John Cho and Haley Lu Richardson, is a graceful and poignant debut from renowned video essayist and film theorist …

How to Create a Long Exposure Video Effect in After Effects

Pulling off long exposure photos is relatively easy, but doing so with video is another story.<p>One of the first still camera "tricks" you learn as a …

Watch: Essential Lighting Tips for Fashion Cinematographers

If you're a DP who is interested in working in high fashion, you might want to learn these 4 lighting tricks.<p>The world of high fashion may be …