Makeweights and Snap Ins. An editor's guide

January 11, 2017

Written by Louise Heren Producer & Edit Producer Help and Advice on Makeweights and Snap Ins  T... (more)

Avoid losing your data. Best practice guide

November 29, 2016

This article is reproduced here by kind permission of VMI Rental Best Practice for avoiding Data Loss and strategies to fix if you do... (more)

Cutting through the noise with the Izotope RX6 noise reduction

May 08, 2017

Cutting through the noise  Filmsa... (more)

Best images for social media sites

December 08, 2016

Can you tell the difference between a good photo and a not so good photo? Does it matter? ... (more)

How to adjust back focus on a zoom lens

November 29, 2016

How to adjust the back focus on a television camera zoom lens. Most zoom lenses have a back focus adjustment ring which adjusts the distance between the rear element of the lens and the&n... (more)

ATA Carnets - What are they? Do I need one? How do I get one?

November 29, 2016

Everything you need to know about ATA Carnets If you're sending a crew to shoot abroad, then you may need to raise a Carnet. Some countries require ... (more)

Getting the right exposure using zebra patterns

November 28, 2016

How to use zebra patterns to get the correct exposure. Getting the correct exposure for a video image is very much a matter of e... (more)

How to find sun position during your filming day

November 03, 2017

Knowing where the sun will be at a certain time is useful when you’re planning your shooting day. It can be frustrating and even disastrous to arrange a setup for later in the afternoon only ... (more)