Arkouda’s White Dreams (TTAS 2017 Best Cinematography)

In the last few years on the Greek mountains, we meet a new species of bear. In difference with all the other species, this one sleeps on the summer and awake on the winter But even when it’s sleeping, its dreams are always white.

Silence | Short Film

Can I help you? No thanks. Haven’t you finished it yet? No. Not entirely. Look what I got you. Your favourite colour. That’s an Audi, right? Yes. Did you take your medicine? Yes, but it’s getting empty. I’ll go to the pharmacy before it closes. How did your theatre production go? I wish you could’ve…

Edinburgh’s Pioneer Photographers: Part 3

Welcome back to Edinburgh Central Library In this third film in our series we’ll use images from our collctions to look at the Victorian fascination with studio portraiture and the camera’s major role in family memento As photography developed and became more accessible studio portraiture grew in popularity amongst the aspirational middle classes They would…

Bird in a Cage – Episode 1. Russian TV Series. StarMedia. Melodrama. English Subtitles

Star Media presents Ekaterina Astakhova Ivan Stebunov Alexander Davidov Mikhail Zhigalov Yuriy Moseyvhuk, Alexandra Platonova Natalia Vasko, Stanislav Boklan Alina Grosu, Irina Mak, Sergey Melnik Directed by Anatoliy Grigoryev Created by Natalia Shimboretskaya Music by Daniil Yudelevitch Director of Photography – Arunas Baraznauskas, R.G.G. Art Director – Lyudmila Malyshko Sound Producer – Valentin Tymoshenko Executive…

Caravan Hunters – Episode 2. Russian TV Series. StarMedia. Military Drama. English Subtitles

STAR MEDIA presents A STAR MEDIA PRO LLC production In association with CHETVERKA film company Based on “The Caravan Hunter” and “A Muslim Wedding” by ALEKSANDR PROKHANOV ALEKSEY SEREBRIAKOV, ALEKSEY LONGIN, VSEVOLOD KHOVANSKY-POMERANTSEV, IGOR MIRKOURBANOV, VLADIMIR SMIRNOV, IVAN SHIBANOV NIKITA YESHMANOV, MIKHAIL TARABOUKIN, KARINA ANDOLENKO ANDREY SAMININ, AKBARKHODZHA RASOULOV SAAK DOURIAN, ZAZA CHANTOURIA CARAVAN HUNTERS…

Film Emulation for Digital Video, Explained

Today we’re going to take a look at film emulation software. When DSLRs first hit the market the film look was all about shallow depth of field. Recently, there’s been added edit shift toward film emulation, which changes the color values of digital footage more closely match common film stocks. This can be achieved through…

Film Director/Producer Losing Sleep? Time To Bail: A Mini-Documentary ( cinematography)

today I want to talk to you about something that kind of shook all of the work I’ve been doing up to now I was heading in the direction of helping entrepreneurs create their own high-impact video so really allow them to sell themselves give them the tools of filmmaking enough so that they were…

Canon RC-250 Xap Shot: 1988 Video Floppy Disk Camera

Greetings and welcome to an LGR camera thing! And this delightful example is the Canon RC-250 XapShot, released at $800 US dollars in December of 1988, as well as being launched as the RC-251 Ion in Europe and the RC-250 Q-Pic in Japan. And this is what was known as a “Still Video Camera.” Which…

Photography School: Canon Cinema with Alex Buono

The 5D Mark ii was a game changer in that it really brought this whole world of still photography into the world of cinematography. What it’s going to bring to students now is, you know, the ability to – in your hands for the relatively inexpensive price – you’re using the same tool that I’m…