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Ten ways a cinematographer can set themselves up for success — Part 1

One of the things which I believe separates a good director of photography from a bad one is preparation. On a big production you may have weeks of …

5 Free Guides That Will Make You Better at Photographing Architecture

Architectural photography may seem fairly straightforward but to get good results consistently, there are some important points to remember before …

Landscape Photography

Watch: How Stanley Kubrick Mastered Practical Lighting

How Stanley Kubrick Mastered Practical Lighting<p>There’s no other movie experience as unique as watching a Stanley Kubrick movie. Even after his death, …

Watch: How to Clean Your Lenses and Camera Sensors the Right Way

Your camera is bound to get dirty. Here's how to clean it in the safest, most effective way possible.<p>Dirt and dust is going to find their way onto …

Cinematography

The Keys to Composition in Filmmaking

Composition may be one of the most widely discussed artistic aspects in photography. In theory, the idea is simple. Putting it to work, particularly …

How to light for darkness and shadow

For the overwhelming majority of us who will never work on that sort of production, there are more accessible tricks... er, <i>techniques</i>, such as those …

Fiverr Pro: Here's How You Can Make Six Figures Video Freelancing

Doing the freelance hustle? Fiverr can help.<p>Here at No Film School, we often hear from readers who want to use some of their DP or video-related …

Small Business

Top 10 Best 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizers 2017

Gimbal stabilizers allow users to take almost any camera and shoot beautiful, moving footage. For many years, gimbals were something only accessible …

$15 Follow Focus Camera Adapter (video)

Photographers searching for an affordable solution to smooth focusing may be interested in the new $15 adapter called the Follow Focus, created by a …

Sony a7S II Recording Modes Explained

The <b>Sony a7S II’s</b> array of frame rates, resolutions, and bitrates gives you so many recording combinations that it can boggle the mind.<p>When you add up …

Guide To Finding Music For Your Videos: 15 Great Music Websites

<b>Music Website List</b><p>Over the past 5 years of doing video I have found several good royalty free music websites. Below I have listed them with the …

indiSYSTEM - New Rig & New Materials Make For New Experiences

indiSYSTEM has recently announced a couple of new things, chief among them being their new B-ROLL’r rig, as well as updating their current lines with …

Videography

Download FREE Filmmaking Production Documents

<i>No email collection – just free downloads!</i><p>We share your passion for filmmaking. That’s why we want to share our resources with you for free. Scroll …

Filmmaking