May 17, 2013 - 9:16 am in Featured, Post Production, Tutorials

Starting a Project in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

FCP 7 is starting to show it’s age. You’re boss/company/client is making you change to something else. Which NLE will…

Video lighting basics – understanding electricity

Lighting is what separates the men from the boys when it comes to video and film production. Understanding lighting and using it…
April 7, 2011 - 12:23 pm in Featured, General, Tutorials

Recovering deleted video files

Up until now, I’ve been pretty diligent with my media. I use P2 on a regular basis and now I’m shooting more and more…
Paper Lantern a.k.a. The China Ball
March 1, 2011 - 10:03 am in Featured, Lighting and Grip

DIY lighting – it’s easier (and cheaper) to light your film than you might think

I have been in this business for a while and I have heard people say a lot of wrong things about lighting. Most of the time, the…
August 31, 2010 - 12:33 pm in Camera, Featured

The truth about video gain and how to use it properly

A simple explanation on the use (or misuse) of gain for exposing a shot.


Live Well Network, Motion
July 12, 2013 - 9:45 am in Articles, Interviews

Live Well Network’s, Motion Shows What a Talented Skeleton Crew Can Really Do

Not many people really understand the…
September 6, 2012 - 9:30 am in Interviews

The Man Who Would Be King

Saturday Night Live director Don Roy…
November 4, 2010 - 9:06 am in Interviews

Jim Cantore – Meteorologist, The Weather Channel

A few months ago, Production Apprentice’s…


May 8, 2014 - 6:45 am in Product Reviews

Pro Am Taurus Jib

I travel quite a bit these days and I’m always looking for production…
April 8, 2014 - 9:42 am in NAB 2014 News

DJI Phantom 2 +

  DJI continues to up the ante in the RC Copter world ( I don’t…
April 7, 2014 - 7:25 pm in NAB 2014 News

The Nila Zaila high powered LED is my favorite lighting instrument at NAB 2014

I have been searching for something to replace an HMI light for a long time.…
April 7, 2014 - 7:20 pm in General, NAB 2014 News

Sony Releases Full Frame A7S Mirrorless Camera With 4:2:2 4K Output

Here at NAB 2014 we got a chance to see Sony’s newest release marketed…