How much Resolution do you Lose with Compression, and does 4K help make 1080p Look Better?

A couple of tests to determine the exact percentage loss of resolution while compressing video, and how 4K can help.

Cinema vs Television vs Internet Video: Which Medium Holds the Most Opportunities for Future Filmmakers? (Part Two)

Which medium should filmmakers focus their efforts on the most? This article compares cinema, television and the Internet to find out.

Cinema vs Television vs Internet Video: Which Medium Holds the Most Opportunities for Future Filmmakers? (Part One)

Which medium should filmmakers focus their efforts on the most? This article compares cinema, television and the Internet to find out.

Understanding Style in Cinema (Part Three): Recreating Style

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

How to Finance a Film (Part One): Reality

Not the same old answers to the question: How to finance a film? Part One deals with the reality of the industry.

Understanding the limits of Data Rates and Transmission

A brief overview of the data rates involved in various distribution channels, from cinema to television to the Internet.

Understanding MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265

The simplest explanation of MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265 you’ll find anywhere. What are they and how are they related?