All You Need To Know About Proxy Files

Thanks to LensProToGo we have Dave from Archaius Creative talking about what proxies are and how you can use them to increase workflow and edit higher res footage on a less pro computer. Enjoy Dave's three p...

Lighting the Same Scene in Four Different Genres

Aputure along with DP Julia Sawain do a lighting experiment with their 4 Minute Film School lesson. What happens when you take 2 actors and the same set, but just change wardrobe and lighting? How many diff...

Sand Bags Vs Shot Bags

Is there much of a difference between production sand Bags and shot bags? Dave Donaldson from Grip Tips takes a look for the answer. This episode is sponsored by Lightbulb Grip, a rental house in Brooklyn, ...

A Lesson on C-Stands from Grip Tips

Grip Tip's Dave Donaldson talks about C-Stands. He even drops a C-Stand history lesson on why C-Stands are named so. One of the most powerful tools in the Army that is Grip and Electric, today's episode look...

Gaff Tape Vs Photo Black Tape

Dave Donaldson AKA Grip Tips, looks at Gaff Tape Vs Photo Black tape. In this episode we talk about why gaff tape should almost never be used and an industry standard tape that is used all the time but never...

How To Get a Start In The Film Industry

Anthony Dod Mantle DFF, ASC, B.S.C. talks about how to get a start in the film industry thanks to Cook Optics, the British Society of Cinematographers, and ImageNova. We interviewed cinematographer Anthony D...

Four Practical Lighting Hacks thanks to Aputure

The Aputure 4 Minute Film School with Ted Sim and guest DP Julia Swain go over how you cam create four common practical lighting situations: a TV screen, a projector, city lights, and police lights. Jul...

Quick Tips On Doing Dramatic Push Shots

In this installment of “Move with Rhino” Kyle looks at ways to do a push shot using a camera slider. We want to help other filmmakers gain inspiration or give them tips on different types of shots. Fo...

Using 4K Footage To Reframe / Scale a Shot

Thanks to LensProToGo and Ryan from Archaius Creative, a Post House for Wedding and Commercial work, as they walk you through using 4K footage to scale or reframe a shot in Premiere Pro CC. For more on A...

Set Up a Vertical Tracking Shot

A quick tip from Fez and SYRP, about setting up a vertical tracking shot, including how to use a counterweight for heavier setups. This is a really useful skill to have and is an awesome way to up the produ...

Cable Wrangling Tip from Meet The Gaffer

PLC Operator, while it's a real occupation I tell people I am one when derigging out of jobs. Pullin Large Cables init. Meet The Gaffer's Peter Seerveld offers up some tips for the large cable pulling on...