Filmmaking

The Three Stages of Commercial Film Production

The methods that each individual film producer uses may vary but in the end, for the most part, all commercial films are made by the same three stage process. Inevitably production will be broken up into other sub-stages but in the end everything that is dome will fall into one of three categories.

The first stage …

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Importance Of Editing In Film Production

What is editing?

Editing helps to put all the shots into a proper sequence so that the film comes out as a comprehensive whole unit. Editing is so important that it can actually make or break the entire film. The editor is a creative professional who works with the story, pacing, dialogue, music as well as …

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The Three Main Stages of Video Production

The process in itself is tedious. Take in factors to consider, the pressure, and the money involved and it all will be rewarding in the end.

Video production will indeed be complex for the beginner. That can be a misconception if not given the proper guide. So here goes, the 3 EASY steps to producing your …

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A Good Story Transcends Film Production Costs

If you have a good story to tell there is no reason why you should not make it into an independent film. With the right film production techniques, the right script, the right people working with you and a relatively small amount of money you can make a low budget movie that …

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Video Production Using Green Screen Technology

Green screen studios are used in everything – from the latest Hollywood blockbusters to the daily weather forecasts we see on the television – using the so-called Green Screen technology.

It allows a scene to take place in a completely different location; from a heavy downpour, to sunset by the beach and even to a lifeless …

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Simple Tips and Tricks in Video Production

By definition, video production is the process of capturing moving images on electronic media. It is a process of creating content, editing and providing a final video output.

With the sunset of cheap DSLR cameras being sold with video capability, any average Tom, Dick or Harry can now produce videos …

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Creativity is King in the World of Independent Film Production

A creative mind is a low budget filmmaker’s most valuable tool. It all starts with an original thought; from there it is all about nurturing that thought until it grows to be a brilliant idea. After that it is a matter of getting that idea made into a movie using every ounce of energy and …

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1920's Films – Early Production and The Introduction of Sound

The 1920's was a very important era in film making primarily due to the transition from silent films to "talkies." The technology of synchronized sound was introduced in 1927 with the film debut of "The Jazz Singer," starring Al Jolsen, and the motion picture industry would never be the same again.

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Photo Requirements for Indie Films – Guide to Effective Production Stills

On independent films, production stills are often an after thought and the company allots limited funds and production time to fulfill this requirement. This is most unfortunate, as photos are an integral part of any marketing campaign and the driving force that promotes the film via advertising, print editorials, and on the web. Without vivid …

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Clapper Board – Important Tool in Film Production

Film production is a lengthy process and this entire process needs many equipments. Among all the equipments some are simple and some are technological. Clapper board is a simple and small tool which is used in the process of movie production. It is one kind of slate and a very …

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