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Basic Cinematography

Why you should NEVER use a Histogram for Video

Don’t waste your time with the histogram. Here’s why.

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WMP_ARTICLES_MISC

Ten Video Specifications that need to Die Now

There are some video specifications that actually hinder viewing quality. Here are 10 things that need to go today.

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Advanced Cinematography Concepts

Understanding Video Camera Profile or Preset Adjustments and Settings (Part Two)

The simplest explanation of the settings found on video cameras to control exposure and color information.

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Advanced Cinematography Concepts

Understanding Video Camera Profile or Preset Adjustments and Settings (Part One)

The simplest explanation of the settings found on video cameras to control exposure and color information.

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WMP_ARTICLES_MISC

What is Full Swing, Studio Swing; and How to Work with Video Levels in Adobe Premiere Pro? (Part Three)

A detailed look at how Adobe Premiere Pro handles full swing and studio swing video levels.

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Camera System

The Complete Guide to Choosing and Using Video Production Monitors (Part One)

Everything you wanted to know about video production monitors in one place.

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Basic Cinematography

What is a Light Meter and do you need one for Video?

One of the most common questions cinematographers have is whether to invest in a light meter or not. This article gives you the straight dope.

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WMP_ARTICLES_MISC

What is an Oscilloscope, and do you need it for Video?

What is a scope, waveform monitor or oscilloscope, and why would you want one for video work?

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WMP_ARTICLES_MISC

How to Choose a Professional Display Monitor (Part One)

How to classify professional display monitors, and how to find the perfect monitor for your workflow. Part One covers the basic classifications.