Nathan Colmer

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"A Father's Love" the Director's Cut

'Tesla Drone' Poised to Revolutionize Unmanned Filmmaking

With the Tesla Drone, South African industrial designer Fraser Leid aims to take drone filmmaking to the next level.<p>After the surge of interest in civilian drone culture, it didn’t take long for filmmakers to exploit their aerial footage capabilities (see: <i>Drone Boning</i> for a titillating example). …

Why Kurosawa Was a Master of Movement

Here’s another masterful film essay by Tony Zhou, this time on Akira Kurosawa’s use of movement in his films. Movement, you ask? Aren’t movies motion …

First and Final Frames, The Opening and Closing Shots of 55 Different Films Played Out Side by Side

“First and Final Frames” is a supercut by Baltimore-based filmmaker Jacob T. Swinney that juxtaposes the opening and closing shots of 55 different …

To All of You Indie Filmmakers with Day Jobs, This Video is Like a Nice, Warm Hug

You have dreams of being able to quit your day job and make art full-time? These artists did, too.<p>Before becoming professional creatives, individuals …

Independent Film

Watch: Breathtaking Supercut Celebrates The Work Of Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki

<b>Emmanuel Lubezki</b> might not be a household name the way <b>Brad Pitt,</b> <b>George Clooney,</b> or <b>Ben Affleck</b> are, but he’s worked with all those A-listers and …

Cinematography

Original WHIPLASH Short Film, Starring Oscar Winner J.K. Simmons

Finally! The Definitive Guide on How to Be a Filmmaker

So, you watched <i>The Boondock Saints</i> and have chosen to become a filmmaker, huh? Way to go, buddy! But before you get yourself a fishing vest and a …

Watch: Explore Steven Spielberg Making ‘Jaws’ Shot-By-Shot In 33-Minute Video

Watch: Explore Steven Spielberg Making 'Jaws' Shot-By-Shot In 33-Minute Video<p>When <b>Steven Spielberg</b>’s “<b>Jaws</b>” hit theaters in 1975, it did things no …

Steven Spielberg

The Parrot is a Teleprompter You Attach to the Front of Your Camera Lens

Want to read lines into your camera while maintaining eye-contact with your lens? The Parrot is a new teleprompter system that can help you do just …

Create a time-lapse sequence in Final Cut

<b>Some events (such as a slow-moving boat) can take a while to unfold, which is why it’s useful to digitally retime your footage to speed up the action</b> …

Time-lapse Photography