Tag: Behind the Scenes

Lighting diagrams, framing techniques, tips for directing models, and more great BTS (behind the scenes) content to help you shoot your own great work.

Social Distance Photography Idea Using Projector and Old TV

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I did a social distance photography project using a 1987 GE TV and an Epson projector. Go behind the scenes with me to see how it turned...

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How to Make an Outdoor Adventure Documentary – Behind the Scenes of Visions of the Lost Sierra

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Tips on creating a nature documentary, including how to interview subjects in natural light, what gear to use, and other filmmaking tips....

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Advice for Making a Web Series: Behind the Scenes of 18 Grand


Learn about the techniques used to make a 7-episode web series, including lighting tricks, transforming a space into a set, and working...

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Rewards of the Jungle: Filmmaking in Tropical Environments

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Documenting the critically endangered brown spider monkey is a difficult job for cinematographers but it is even harder on gear. We discuss...

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Chasing Monkeys in Colombia for Nat Geo


Colorado-based DP and Director Danny Schmidt recently traveled to Colombia on behalf of National Geographic to obtain footage of...

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