Milan Mancel

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Hands-On With the HDMI Atomos Ninja V recorder/monitor

Shares 0<p>With only a few days left before I leave to IBC in Amsterdam Atomos contacted me and asked if I would like to get my hands on the new Ninja …

Cinematography

The Secrets of a Cinematic Look and Feel

No, it's not by adding black bars or shooting in slow motion. There's much more to the skill of making your videos look like the movies.<p>The …

Color Management

Watch: 4 Ways to Put Practical Lights to Work in Your Films

Find out how to utilize practical lights to enhance the look of your shots.<p>Lighting is one of the most important cornerstones of filmmaking, but one …

Cinematography

5 Sweet and Simple In-Camera Effects You Should Try

Want to pepper some sweet effects into your next project? Try one of these.Doesn't it always seem like the cooler the effect, the harder it is to …

How to Light the Face for Video

In this short video from Crimson Engine, cinematographer and director Rubidium Wu takes you step by step through how he lights his closeups for video.<p>…

HeadPLUS: edelkrone says it's the smartest motorized pan and tilt head by Jose Antunes

Introduced by edelkrone as the new world’s smartest motorized pan & tilt head, HeadPLUS is available in the normal version and the HeadPLUS PRO, able …

5 Things You'll Wish You Got from Actors on Set

Past Webinars<p>Asset Management Made Easy Webinar<p>On-Demand Available<p>Join us to see how Sony's Media Backbone NavigatorX (NVX) transforms production. We …

Learn How to Build a DIY Ring Light like Roger Deakins

One of Roger Deakins' secret cinematographic weapons is a ring light that you can actually build yourself.<p>Becoming a world-class cinematographer like …

RedShark's essential tips for using external recorders

External recorders have been hitting the market for a few years now and can be an essential piece of kit for many shooters out there.<p>One of the main …

Here's How to Keep Focus on a Gimbal Without a Follow Focus

If you want to manually focus your camera while its on a gimbal and not have to reply on follow focus, you need to watch this video.<p>We can all agree …

Resolve 15 edges closer to release with Public Beta 8

Since its announcement and first beta release at NAB 2018, Resolve 15 has not only added features and enhanced stability, the integration of …

ART OF THE CUT with the previs editors of The Third Floor by Steve Hullfish

Over the past few months of interviews many of the editors have mentioned working with previs editors. (<i>Ant-man and the Wasp, Rampage, Kingsman: The</i> …

How to Choose the Right Codec and Container for Your Video Workflow

Many work hours can be lost to footage in formats that render slowly or need to be transcoded but fear not! Once you unlock the knowledge of codecs …

Know Your Audio Signal Processing Techniques

Considering that this article will be delving into the rich world of signal processing, I feel honor-bound to make a few suggestions:<p>Avoid large …

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

110 things I’ve learned in 10 years as a DP

What I wish I’d known a decade ago when I started<p>A few weeks ago I realised it’s been ten years since my first time working on a film set. In that …

This Filmmaking Crew Found Success on YouTube Making Shorts With Crazy Visual Effects

The nine-man team behind Corridor balances cinematic short films with behind-the-scenes vlogs to maximize YouTube's potential.<p><i>In this series,</i> YouTube Icon<i>, Entrepreneur speaks with the individuals behind popular YouTube channels to find out the secrets of their success.</i><p>Niko Pueringer and Sam Gorski …

Panasonic creates a new and FREE VariCam and EVA1 LUT library by Jose Antunes

It’s time to play with Panasonic’s new offer: 35 unique 3D Look Up Tables that enable filmmakers to create a variety of looks with VariCam and EVA1 …

Intro to Video: A Photographer's Guide to Filmmaking

As more and more people call themselves "professional photographers," the need to diversify and offer other services to your clients is rapidly …

Becoming a Better Drone Videographer: Basic Color Correction of DJI D-Cinelike in DaVinci Resolve

This is a follow-on article to Becoming a Better Drone Videographer: Setting up your DJI Drone Camera for Video Using Manual Mode and D-Cinelike. …

Fstoppers Reviews the Syrp Magic Carpet Pro Slider

After much anticipation, the Syrp Magic Carpet Pro is here. This is a professional-grade, manual slider that can handle up to a whopping 70 lbs and …

DJI Ronin-S and Zhiyun Crane 2 Comparison Review

There are only so many times I can pan and rack focus on a tripod before it gets boring. Whenever I see footage shot from a gimbal I get a little envious, but I was blessed with a scrawny build and flimsy arms. The last time I tried to use a gimbal was with the Ronin-M, for approximately three …

Cinematography

13 Essential Tips for Using Your Boring Ol' Tripod

Tripods are the stodgiest of all camera equipment, but they're also one of the most important.Yeah, back in the days of old, the tripod was the bee's …

Watch: This Simple Exercise Will Make You a Better Director

All you have to do is watch a bunch of movies.<p>There's no easier way to learn how to make a movie than by watching a bunch of movies. The trick is not …

Saying “I’m a Filmmaker” Doesn’t Make You One

<b>Saying “I’m a filmmaker” doesn’t make you one.</b><p>I’m sorry.<p>“<i>Fake it until you make it</i>”<p>“<i>If you want to be a filmmaker, start saying you’re a</i> …

Free DaVinci Resolve 15 editing keyboard cheatsheet download

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 15 is still in public beta but that hasn’t stopped people from using it. I had to pull AAFs from an Avid project …

Learn How to Frame Up Your Shots with 'Finger Frames'

"Finger Frames" are totally a thing and they can actually help you learn your lenses' field of view.You know exactly what this is but you just didn't …

How to Expose S-Log Correctly Every Time

S-Log is known as the most widely used color profile among Sony camera users. No matter which flavor is being used – S-Log 2 or S-Log 3 – the image …

SmartSystem Horizon is now shipping

Shares 0<p>A few weeks ago we featured the SmatSystem Horizon on the site, and now it available to purchase. The SmartSystem Horizon is a brushless …

Creating Cinematic Depth with Smoke & Haze

One of my most favorite ways of not only creating depth, but diffusion with smoke & haze. In this series I’m going to focus on what creates depth in …