shooting better video

The Video Mode caught up with Canon Explorer Simeon Quarrie and asked him for his top tips for shooting better video. Simeon is an internationally known filmmaker and photographer who…

filmmaking tips

The Video Mode caught up with film director Roger Spottiswoode to quiz him on his best filmmaking tips for anyone seeking to carve out a career in the film industry.…

As a professional, you have to be prepared for anything. No client is going to be particularly impressed if rain, wind or a broken light bulb render you unable to…

Although she’s only 21-years-old student filmmaker, Ella Rose Howlett already has over six years of experience under her belt and last month was deservedly named The Video Mode/Canon Amateur Filmmaker…

It’s just a few days into 2017 but Panasonic has already taken the wraps off its long awaited LUMIX GH5 digital single lens mirrorless camera. The camera was briefly mentioned…

The Video Mode and Amateur Photographer recently held a free-to-attend filmmaking workshop at Pinewood Studios in association with Canon, with support from Rotolight and Tiffen, and in the video above…

With over 100,000 Twitter followers and a weekly YouTube vlog – ‘Filming Photography’ – that is proving ever more popular, 26-year-old Dorset-based photographer Matt Pinner seems to have social media…

DJI is the most influential name in the consumer drone world right now. If you want to know about the present and future of aerial photography and videography, paying attention…

We were lucky enough to spend some time recently with filmmaker Philip Bloom. We spoke to him about filmmaking and his career, as well as getting some sound advice for…

Luke Massey

  From a passionate amateur, to an internationally working professional cameraperson, Luke Massey has used broadcast and cinema quality video recording kit worth thousands of pounds. But Luke started out…