How to Light a Film Like a Cinematographer | Job Shadow

Today I’m taking you behind the scenes of a recent music video I shot in Ecuador for the artist Renkai (song “Fly”). I show you how I lit and shot a scene, and talk about other important elements that made it possible to make my work as cinematographer look good. Continue reading How to Light a Film Like a Cinematographer | Job Shadow

BEST 4K Display for Video & Photo Professionals

I’ve recently added second editing and color grading workstation to my office. While building my new set-up, I was looking at the latest and best options for my monitors. I know I wanted to have a dual monitor set-up with a ultra-wide monitor for my editing timeline, and the second monitor that I can use for my full screen display and color reference. Continue reading BEST 4K Display for Video & Photo Professionals

The most affordable anamorphic lenses

Anamorphic lenses are generally very expensive – it’s something you rent, rather than buy. I have already done a comprehensive video about anamorphic lenses. In today’s video I talk about SLR Magic anamorphic lenses for MFT cameras, such as the Panasonic GH4 and GH5. These lenses are the most affordable option for real anamorphics (i.e not anamorphic adapters nor DIY solutions). Continue reading The most affordable anamorphic lenses

5 easy ways to make your videos sound better

Oftentimes videomakers don’t put as much focus on sound as on the visuals when they work on their projects. It might be that working with sound is not as exciting as working with images. However, sound is important, as we all know. The good thing is that most video editing programs include easy to use tools that will quickly make your sound good (or at least much better). Continue reading 5 easy ways to make your videos sound better

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