Serge Batyrshin

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Surreal distortion of the human body

Human Anatomy

Nikon's D800 Can Shoot 8K RAW Video (With a Little Help in Post)

While you might be lusting after the latest high-end gear to get 4K resolutions and beyond, it turns out your lowly Nikon D800 (superseded by the …

“Maestro 4K” cinema camera powered by Nvidia with H.265 codec

<b>Comment on this article at the EOSHD Forum</b><b>Comment on the forum</b>Here’s a new cinema camera, the Maestro by French electronics firm NexVision. They’re …

Cinematography

'Healer's charismatic Ji Chang Wook leaves hearts fluttering with pictorial and short film for 'InStyle'

On August 4, Cube Entertainment officially confirmed that Triple H's weekend music show performances on 'Show! Music Core' and 'Inkigayo' have been …

Charisma

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop’s 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

Photoshop

Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Created With Photo Manipulation

Erik Johansson is a Swedish photographer and retoucher based in Berlin who is well known on the Internet for his amazing surreal photo manipulations …

This is What Good & Bad Editing is According to 3 Oscar-Winning Editors

What is "Oscar-worthy" film editing?<p>The 87th Academy Awards are only a week away, which means everybody is arguing about which films, actors, …

Filmmaking

Filmmaker has mixed feelings about his iPhone masterpiece

There was the buzz going into Sundance and the applause of satisfied audiences at the end of the movie’s screening. But there was also a collective gasp as the last line of the credits rolled past.<p><i>Shot on the iPhone 5s.</i><p>Sean Baker’s <i>Tangerine</i>, the story of two transgender sex workers in Hollywood, …

Learn How to Make Milky Way Time-Lapses in About 20 Minutes

It's no secret that Gizmodo loves Milky Way time-lapses. They're an awe-inspiring fixture on the internet we can't help but highlight. But …

This ‘Flow Motion’ Time-Lapse of Dubai is Insane

Time-lapse photographer Rob Whitworth has taken the idea of hyperlapses to the next level with his latest video, “Dubai Flow Motion” (shown above).<p>It …

Orcavue Creates Bullet Time Shots With One Camera

Remember how revolutionary that bullet shot in the matrix was? It was also a few dozens cameras, a full-scale Chroma room and a budget that would …

You'd never guess this 17-minute film was shot only using an iPhone 6

In 2015, it's no longer uncommon for filmmakers to use smartphones instead of film cameras. Still, only over the past few years has the quality of …

This 3.5-Minute Music Video Was Shot in 5 Seconds with a 1000FPS High Speed Camera

The 3.5-minute music video above was captured in a span of 5 seconds. French filmmaker Guillaume Panariello tells us he did this “shortest shoot …

Animated GIFs Reveal the Retouching That Went Into Composited Photos

Ashot Gevorkyan is a professional photographer and retoucher based in Kaliningrad, Russia. He recently created a series of animated GIFs that offer a …

10 Films That Can Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Cinematography

The word cinematography literally means ‘to record movements’. A director relies on their cinematographer to manipulate the mood and implication of a …

What's Your Place in the Film Industry?

A politically incorrect career guide<p>Screenwriter, Director, DOP, Actor, Editor, teacher…follow the filmmaking flowchart to find your place in the …

SHOOTOUT: 12 of The World's Best ProCams - Video & Filmmaker magazine

We have a treat for our readers today! FilmPro, Film Cyfrowy, and the Polish Society of Cinematographers have done a shootout of 12 of the worlds …

Original Raw Footage of Famous Movies in 1 Take

Custom DSLR Cinema Rig

I’ve had a lot of requests for a breakdown of my DSLR cinema rig. In this video I’ll share with you how I assemble it. You can easily modify the rig …

Tools, Tips, and Tricks to Create Successful Social Video Content

Video content is staging a takeover of the Internet. By 2017, Cisco projects that video will account for 69 percent of all Web traffic. The majority of that traffic will come from non-PC devices, including tenfold increases in smartphone and tablet usage.<p>To capitalize on those numbers, you must …

Logger’s Lunchbox Fixes Most DSLR Issues in One Box

DSLRs rock and suck all at the same time. They have great image and lens flexibility but terrible audio and power consumption. You can fix these …

Videography

Motivated Camera Movement of Breaking Bad ⋆ FilmmakerIQ.com

Editor Vashi Nedomansky analysis a shot from the final episode of Breaking Bad which includes a pivotal reveal.

LATEST WORK: "DEDICATED" Trailer for the Nikon D4s Release

It was a huge honor to be asked by Nikon to help launch the new Nikon D4s. Over the last month, I’ve been hustling with an incredibly talented crew …

Metaday 65

The Metalab is glad to invite everyone interested to Metaday #65<p>on Friday, <b>March 7</b> 2014, 19:30 (<b>20:00</b>)<br>at Metalab, Rathausstraße 6, downtown Vienna …

7 Steps to a Seamless Shoot

Successful video projects rarely just happen; in fact, they involve a great deal of planning. And planning is everything! It is the heart and soul of …

Filmmaking

This DIY Wireless Camera Control Pairs Your Canon DSLR with Android

Whether you're shooting outdoors or in a studio, it can be really nice to control, monitor, and snap photos with your camera from a remote device, …