Shooting in the Winter

Winter00As Old Man Winter lowers his cold frosty mantle upon the earth, creating dark chilly nights and crisp wintry days, many video producers think of hanging up their gear until Spring returns.

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Good Frame Balance

Looking at a well-balanced image, we see that it has a settled, stable look. An unbalanced shot, on the other hand, has an insecure, uncertain feel to it.

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A Definition of Prime Lenses

Prime00In an age when zoom lenses are all the range – I’ve been surprised to be getting more and more questions about prime lenses of late.

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It's in the Lens

0With some of the new inexpensive digital video effects technologies available today, it's possible for a home videographer to create visual sequences that were unthinkable in most Hollywood post-production studios just a generation ago.

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5 Reasons you Need More than Just a Camera

MoreThanACameraTo be a true video producer, you need to carry more than just your camera.

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How does Shutter Speed Affect your Video Production

0Most of us don't think twice about the shutter speed that our video camera is using. True: it can be set to manual, but since the camera can automatically take care of it, why should we bother?

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Auto Focus: Good or Bad?

Focus is an incredibly effective tool for directing the audience's attention.

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Don't be Square about Framing

For an image to be exciting, it has to move! Right? Things need to be constantly changing and adjusting.

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