Michael Goodridge

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4 Tips for Learning the Intricacies (and Complexities) of Color Grading

A job this difficult can't just be an issue of black and white.“The colorist is the person who makes your rubbish film turn into something …

Dad Shoots His Daughter Every Week For 18 Years, Shows How Subtle Changes Make A Big Difference At The End

Frans Hofmeester, a filmmaker and artist from the Netherlands, has just given his daughter Lotte the best birthday present. The loving dad has been …

The Thought Process Behind Lighting an Exterior Shot at Night

Gearing up for an outdoor nighttime shoot? Keep these lighting techniques in mind.Night exteriors pose unique lighting challenges to …

Video Production Services

At a glance, the infographic below is deceptively simple. It’s a list of the most common types of videos that professionals are hired to produce. So …

Understanding Dan Harmon's Story Circle Through the Lens of 'The Dark Knight'

Even an ostensibly complex story like "The Dark Knight" follows the simple curve of the Story Circle.Story structure can be a difficult beast to …

How Filmmakers Use Aspect Ratios to Tell Better Stories

Everything within a frame tells a story...even the frame itself.Aspect ratios may not be the most exciting or sexy thing to talk about in regards to …

20 Documentaries from the Past 10 Years You Just Have to See

True stories well told.<p>If you’re looking for something to watch for your next movie night, may we suggest a moving and thought-provoking documentary? …

25 Films Approved By Rotten Tomatoes And All Directed By Women

Just one way to celebrate the great work of the women behind the cameras.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Rotten Tomatoes

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

First Draft: Screenwriting Contests and Fellowships Every Writer Should Target in 2018

In partnership with <i>Creative Screenwriting</i> and <i>ScreenCraft</i>, “First Draft” is a series on everything to do with screenwriting.What are the best …

10 Sex Tips You Haven't Heard A Million Times Before

So worth the effort.<p>A little experimentation never hurt <i>anyone’s</i> sex life.<p>To help couples in long-term relationships stretch their imaginations, we asked sexperts from around the country to share one piece of unconventional advice. See what they had to say below.<p>1. Watch each other masturbate.<p>“How …

From Wedding Photography, How We Started a Documentary Filmmaking Brand

What we do in our free time is often connected to our innate passion. Such one random act of passion led us to launch a social documentary filmmaking …

An Incredibly Useful Beginner's Photoshop Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to photo editing and manipulation software available online, mainly used by professional photographers and designers. It …

How to Record a Professional Podcast for Less than $1,000

While podcasting has technically been around since 2004, when Dave Winer and Adam Curry began syncing subscribable audio content to personal digital …

Money Won't Make You Happy. Here's What Will, According to Science

Consider this when making big career choices.<p><i>At age 25, would you pursue a well-paying corporate job that makes you unhappy or a hobby that makes you happy but has no guarantee to pay the bills? originally appeared on Quora -- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

How to Turn Your Signature Into a Watermark in Photoshop

If you decide to watermark your images, making sure it's something that's both classy and not overly distracting is the best way to go. This video …

How to colour match footage from multiple cameras and drones

There was a time when shooting with multiple cameras was a luxury. Limited to big budget TV shows, Hollywood movies and live broadcasts. These days, …

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

The 100 Greatest Movies of the Nineties

100<p>‘Romeo + Juliet’ (1996)<p>Shakespeare<br>had a hell of a run in the Nineties, from the riot grrrl shrew-taming of <i>Ten Things I Hate About You</i> to Keanu …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in July

Three words: Game of Thrones<p>The Fourth of July weekend is supposed to be a time to go outside, hang out with other humans, and set sparkling things on fire. But why do that when you can safely stay indoors, as video streams over the internet directly into your eyeballs? In case you’re not already …

Get great sound every time with this field recording checklist

Rob Byers • June 30, 2017<p>ShareTweet<p>More on Audio<br>• Subscribe to Audio<p>You return from a long day reporting in the field — only to realize you didn’t record ambience. You’re in the middle of a reporting trip and you’ve forgotten extra batteries for your recorder. You’re not happy with the scene sounds …

40 Simple Daily Rituals for Getting Ahead in Business and Life

The most successful people consistently do the right little things, day in and day out.<p>The most successful people you know didn't get where they are by doing things like everyone else. One thing they likely have in common: Consistently doing the right things day in and out. Here's what dozens of …

5 Biggest Mistakes People Make When Starting a Side Hustle

Unless you’ve been sitting under a rock over the last couple of years, you’ve heard all about the successful side hustle trend — the growing population of people rocking a side business while keeping the safety of their nine-to-five job.<p>As a full-time entrepreneur who started as a side hustler, I …

Entrepreneurship

How to Become Insanely Productive.

I’m one of the most productive people I know, and I never procrastinate on what is important to me.<p>How do I do it? Let me try to share what I think …

An ESPN Producer Explains How to Shoot Great Sports Video of Your Kids

If your kids play sports, your weekends are filled with chauffeuring little athletes, supplying healthy snacks, and of course, the Search for Missing …

19 Easy Single-Person Cooking Ideas That Won't Waste Food Or Get Boring

The best part? There's no one to argue with you about eating dessert.

Microsoft's CEO Sent an Extraordinary Email to Employees After They Committed an Epic Fail

You can learn a lot about effective leadership from just a few, short sentences.<p>Just under a year ago, Microsoft launched a Twitter bot by the name of Tay (officially, Tay.ai), in an attempt to advance how artificial intelligence communicates with humans in real time. Things took a vicious turn, …

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share91<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 445<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Leonardo DiCaprio's Climate Change Documentary "Before the Flood" Is I

When New York–based filmmaker Fisher Stevens came down with mercury poisoning in 2006 he was baffled. “My doctor said I had incredibly high counts of mercury, and it was all from the pollution in fish,” the 36-year-old filmmaker says of the incident that prompted him to produce his award-winning …

Filmmaking