Looking to up your video game? Consider stepping up to a Hollywood class lens for your next “big” project. Digital Cinema lenses offer great booked, fast shooting speeds, and great tone and color. These lenses are beautiful, but come with hefty price tags. But why drop all that money if you don’t need to. In […]
With the release of Photoshop CS6, Adobe introduced the ability to edit video footage. If you’re a Photoshop CC customer, it gets even better. These seven videos walk you through the entire process from building a sequence to working with audio and exporting your video in a variety of high-quality formats. Learn how Photoshop’s strongest […]
When framing and lighting a video interview, you need to give close consideration to where your subject is looking in the frame. This is often called the eye line and it has a huge impact on overall composition. This is an excerpt from a full-length class from out partners at lynda.com. The complete course is 2 hours […]
Have you ever wondered exactly which settings to choose to get the best video out of your DSLR or mirror less camera? In this video, I walk you through step by step and show you on cameras from Canon, Nikon, and Panasonic. You’ll learn how to get the videos in the right format for editing […]
This week’s show is a triple feature… we tackle three areas of the photo industry that are hot topics. First up, Scott Bourne interviews Rich Harrington about how to get started in DSLR video. Rich Harrington then takes the microphone and talks to Terry White from Adobe about changes at Adobe as well as Terry’s photography. Our third segment, Melissa Niu interviews Matt Kloskowski of Kelby Training to find out about how the photo industry is evolving.
I had a great short film pass across my Facebook stream. With vibrant colors and classic editing pace, filmmaker Paul Wex shows his footage from a recent trip to Cuba. There are two things I like about this film. First, it gives a great portrait of a country and its people. Second, Paul shot the whole […]
A lot of photographers are experimenting with video shot on their DSLR cameras. It’s exciting to explore a new medium and many new projects (both professional and personal) await. The two biggest challenges though are achieving proper focus and exposure. When you shoot stills, you’re probably used to squinting into the viewfinder to get a […]