Have you heard of HEVC or H.265? This new video codec is leading the way for 4K streaming. Get up to speed with these 10 things to know about HEVC.
Adobe introduces new features to Photoshop, including highly anticipated 3D printing functionality.
Being a good director is more than being bossy and 'in-charge'. Good direction always starts with good casting and an empathetic mindset. Here's 3 tips you can quickly set into practice on your next project.
Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel" is set to premiere at the Berlin Film Festival.
The Dolly Zoom is an easy technique in theory but not as easy in practice. In this article we discover how to create a dolly zoom and examine the different circumstances in which they can be used.
Fine tune your film marketing plan to get the most exposure. Here are 3 resources that provide FREE tips and advice for successful film marketing.
Since 1978 the Sundance Film Festival has showcased some of the best films in the entire world. 2014 was no exception - here are the winners.
Video editing certification is a great way to prove you have the skills needed to get a great job. Whether you're already an established editor or looking to get started in the business, check out our rundown of the programs to get certified.
Edgar Wright explains his cinematography style and directorial motivation in the following video presented by SlashFilms.
The 2014 SXSW lineup is here! Take a look at this years selection for the 2014 film competition March 7 - 15.
What business form does a production company need to be? In the following article we examine the different types of business forms and how they can protect you from being sued.
The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera is a game changer in the world of filmmaking. In the following article we take a look at a few of the features that make this high quality, compact camera stand out.
The new H5 is a great audio recorder for any indie-filmmaker. Although it isn't on the market yet, sources say it will probably be coming this summer.
GoPro has taken the consumer video camera market by storm, but is is worth it? In this article we take a look at the new GoPro 3+ and examine it's cinematic potential.
The Internet is abuzz the announcement of Panasonic's latest mirrorless camera, the GH4. Check out the spec on this new cam, which boasts 4K video recording and 4:2:2 color subsampling.
Check out this impressive test footage from both the Blackmagic 4K Cinema Camera and Panasonic Lumix GH4 - exciting products for indie filmmakers.
With it's increased resolution and image quality it's easy to see why 4K footage is quickly becoming the new standard in video production. But is it too late? In the following article we take a look at the future of 4K and the historical trends that lead us to suspect that it might be short-lived.
Even some of the world's best filmmakers had rough starts, so don't be discouraged! In this post we share the bad first movies of Peter Jackson, Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Howard and Oliver Stone.
For years the famous "Shower Scene" from Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho has been attributed to the master of suspense, but new insights suggest that Hitchcock may not have directed the scene.
You may know how to use a lens but do you know how it is made? In the following article we take a look at how camera lenses are created.