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9 Filmmaking Transitions from Mattie Haapoja

Mattie Haapoja walks through these 9 easy transitions to help advance your story line and allow you to move from scene to scene.

Chasing Driftcars with a Racing Drone

Using homemade custom built drones made out of carbon and metal and flying the drone using DJI Airunit/goggles, the video in full screen mode takes you right into the center of the action. Here’s the original Reddit post where we found this video To learn more on how to build these, check out Joshua Bardwell […]

Behind The Scenes – Our Planet in Kenya

Having been to Africa (Tanzania) on numerous occasions as a tour leader, there are times when one wishes they had one of the amazing Cineflex gyro stabilized cameras. Using a 50-1000mm lens, Silverback Productions was able to get some amazing video.

42 Fun Action Camera Shots

This video is really great, so many fun ideas I have never seen for some awesome creativity for your videos. A few years ago I bought and Aero and this video showed the shots using it. I forgot I even had it, so it was a good reminder to try it. I also like the […]

8 Steps to Cinematic Composition

Forget film school, these tips will have you one your way to creating some great images and videos. Leading lines and the Rule of Thirds have always been a favorite but we also like the segment on Break the Rules.

How to Make Travel Videos for Beginners

We’re all beginners at some point and this videos really nails the nuts and bolts from What Shots to Get for a Good Travel Video and Why? to How to Transition from One Place to the Other.

How to FILM YOURSELF – SOLO

Here are some easy tips to create some creative B-roll with your phone and we love the idea of using a second skateboard while riding a skateboard.

Sound Design for Filmmaking

Brynn North created the fantastic video we are featuring, Bangladesh. He walks us through the process of using sound design to create compelling videos. The goes through a few elements of sound design: Risers Drones and Atmospheres Slow Motion Time-Lapse Transitions (Wooshes, Hits, etc) Ambience (Wind, Forest, Coastal Environments) He also offers a sound file […]

Breathtaking: K2 – The World’s Most Dangerous Mountain

This documentary will have you on the edge of your seat as you watch two mountain climbers along with their experienced Sherpas ascend K2. Beautiful drone footage and an on the edge of your seat adventure.