Taking time to walk around your neighborhood and snap photos with your smartphone will help excel your filmmaking skills. Here’s how.Read more "4 Ways iPhoneography Will Make You a Better Filmmaker"
The next time you feel the urge to make a bigger, “better” and bolder film, consider the power of simplicity.Read more "The Power of a Simple Concept"
Set design is not only important for narrative fiction, it’s also something to take seriously in documentary work.Read more "Set Design Part 2: Documentary Filmmaking"
Five tips for set design and why it’s so important to telling a good story.Read more "Set Design Part 1: Narrative Filmmaking"
The disappointing re-mastered version of EMPIRE STRIKES BACK reminds filmmakers that LESS is MORE.Read more "In Filmmaking, Less is More"
Tony Zhou’s video essay about Edgar Wright films offers a valuable lesson for visual artists on using the visual medium creatively.Read more "Thinking Outside Your Filmmaking Box"
For any larger creative collaboration like a film shoot to succeed, it needs to have these three things.Read more "The Secret to Effective Collaboration is a Little TLC"
Sponsorships are a great strategy for getting that next big film project made. Here are 8 things to keep in mind when finding them.Read more "8 Tips on Finding Sponsors for Your Film Projects #9CamJam"
What happens when you combine 9 cameras, 6 filmmakers, 3 jazz musicians, a rock guitarist, a freestyle rapper and an 8-channel audio mixer? You get fertile ground for a training blog series you won’t want to miss!Read more "9 Cameras. 6 Filmmakers. 5 Musicians. 1 Audio Mixer. Lots of Training Ground. #9CamJam"
Why I stopped podcasting in favor of spending more time on what I really want to do.Read more "Importance of Prioritizing"