Basic Cinematography

What is Shallow Depth of Field and Deep Depth of Field?

In this quick video I explain what depth of field means, and also what shallow depth of field and deep depth of field (or deep focus) means.

Lens Accessories

The Complete Guide to Follow Focus Systems

Everything you wanted to know about follow focus systems, in one place.

How to Find the Right Lenses

The 15 Things to Look Out For in a Camera Lens (Part One): The Lens Aberration

No lens is perfect. This article explains 15 things you must look for in a new lens before you put it to good use.

General Filmmaking

Understanding Style in Cinema (Part One): Defining Style

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