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Best Camera Angles and Movement

Orson Welles | The 7 Secrets of Cinematic Composition

Seven of the most powerful compositional techniques Orson Welles used in his films. Enjoy!

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Basic Cinematography

What is Composition and Framing in Cinematography?

What is composition and framing in cinematography? And how do you compose well every simple time?

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Lighting Basics

How I Setup and Light Interviews for Interiors

A detailed look at how I choose cameras and lenses and light interviews for interior locations.

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General Filmmaking

Understanding Style in Cinema (Part Two): Creating Style

Is there any way on earth that one can develop one’s own movie style? Let’s find out.

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General Filmmaking

The Ideal Viewfinder for Directors

Want to know how to find the ideal viewfinder for directors? This article gives you a simple guide to finding your ideal soul mate.

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Photography workflows

Who needs the Zone System?

Every modern camera has an in-camera meter, and the most common of them is the Matrix or Multi-zone meter (also called evaluative or segment meter, among other names). Surprisingly, due to complicated algorithms that work effortlessly in real time, these meters give you the best exposure ninety nine times out of a hundred. And that’s […]