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Basic Editing Tips

Basic Editing Tips

After you’ve finished principle photography on your brilliant masterpiece, the next step is to start post production and edit your story together. Your story is written 3 times - once during the scriptwriting phase, another time during directing of the film, and a third with editing it. You can change the tone and the meaning of a story by editing…
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Color Correction

Color Correction

Color correction improves the overall cinematic quality of your film and is one of the most important final stages needed to complete your story. Think of color correction as Photoshop for video where you can alter and balance the color of your image by adjusting gamut controls to change the brightness, contrast, saturation, and gain. One of the most talked about softwares to…
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Converting Sony E-Mount Lenses to Canon EOS EF Lenses

Converting Sony E-Mount Lenses to Canon EOS EF Lenses

Having trouble picking what type of lens you want for your camera? I’m sure it’s no shocker that lenses can be expensive so picking the right one can be stressful. I want to give you some insight behind using Canon EF lenses on the Sony E-Mount system. Specifically, I want to discuss the a6500 and deciding on which lens to…
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Picture Profiles : What are they?

Picture Profiles : What are they?

Picture Profiles are presets that come pre-loaded and can be downloaded to cameras. These presets change the color characteristics of the film including color tone, contrast, and gradation. To beginning filmmakers who’s goal is to make their footage look as cinematic as possible might use one of these profiles.  They might be helpful when working on a project with a…
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Screenwriting Structure: The Beat Sheet

Screenwriting Structure: The Beat Sheet

Every great filmmaker has to master a range of different production roles. From writer to editor and pre-production to post-production. The long list of different job roles it takes to make a movie goes on forever. Today I’ll be discussing a little bit of the of the writer's process. Even though you may have a good idea for a feature…
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What is IMAX anyway?

What is IMAX anyway?

IMAX movies are a treat. Big screens, wonderful surround sound, the awe of crystal clear 70 mm film. You’ve probably seen an IMAX screen at a science center or a local movie theater near you. What makes them different than other films? Why would directors and cinematographers choose IMAX format? Hopefully I can shead some light on the infamous IMAX…
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