Thursday, August 23, 2012

The Code of a Filmmaker - The Basic Filmmaker Episode 19

Most professions have a set of principles they generally agree to. I made one for Filmmakers!

I hope you like it and share it with others.


Best, BFM

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Sometimes Ya Just Gotta Play Dress Up

Sometimes, you end up on a shoot, and everyone is way more comfortable when you dress the part.

Seriously...who's gonna feel in character with some guy in jeans behind the camera? :)



Monday, August 13, 2012

GEAR AND STUFF! - The Basic Filmmaker Episode 18

So, you want to make films and videos? Well, you're gonna need some gear! In this episode, I cover some of the gear new and budding filmmakers will want to eventually get, and some tips and advices on when to buy them. Best, BFM

Saturday, August 11, 2012

After Effects, Video Copilot, Andrew Kramer and Element 3D

If you use After Effects, and don't follow Andrew Kramer and Video Copilot, well, I don't know what to say. You're missing out on great free stuff, awesome plugins, and some of the best After Effects tutorials in the universe.

This new offering, Element 3D, is just ridiculously awesome.

The only negative comments I've heard is that you might have to learn some 3D terminology to understand it fully. Ah....well...OK!

Go here and enjoy:



Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Simple 2-step Color Correction in After Effects, Premier, Vegas

Color Correcting film is an art. It takes time, skill, and a good eye. Wait! What about simple videos? Well, here's a 2-step process for color correcting your videos in After Effects, Premier Pro and Sony Vegas.