Saturday, August 30, 2014

Vincent Laforet and Directing Motion - The Basic Filmmaker Ep 102



Let's say you wanted Vincent Laforet to come to your house and personally train you on filmmaking. That would be the coolest thing ever, right? Well, here's the next best thing.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Night Shots Without Noise - The Basic Filmmaker Ep 101



Shooting at night can be a pain without the proper equipment. Here's an old technique that will help, and you don't get noisy-grainy night shots. I also get a phone call.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Konova Auto Pan Contest Winner - The Basic Filmmaker Ep 100



The Konova Auto Pan Winner Has Been Chosen. Watch all 16 entrants. They did great! And this is the 100th episode!

Saturday, August 9, 2014

CF Card Bent Pins! Arrrrgh! The Basic Filmmaker Ep 99



Bent Pins on CF Card Readers? I have a solution. I also read a card with my ear. For my "Where's Waldo" friends, let me know if you can find the fakery in this video. [Hint: It's in the outtake] :) Oh yeah, the contest ends tomorrow night!

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Editing Voice Sound FX Adobe Audition - The Basic Filmmaker Ep 98



Here's how I edit my sound in Adobe Audition. I also show you two videos submitted to my Konova Gear Contest. Funny stuff! Note: I am not a sound guy. :)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Win $1400 in Konova Gear! July 28 Deadline! The Basic Filmmaker Ep 96



JULY 28 Deadline!!! WOW! This awesome gear has no name yet, and you can win BIG naming it! Please tweet, re-tweet, share, and well, you know. And don't forget to tell me what you think about MY contest!

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Rode NTG-2 vs NTG-3 No Review Review - The Basic Filmmaker Ep 95



I was going to review these two awesome shotgun mics, and this is what I ended up with - there is no comparison. Also, I sing, and then, I stop - forever. Rode NTG-3: http://tinyurl.com/lsnvvgs Rode NTG-2: http://tinyurl.com/ku5ydgt