crowdfunding film

Using crowdfunding to fund your film can be a lifesaver in a industry where demand for sponsorship outweighs the amount available. There’s plenty of choice out there – with Crowdfunder, Kickstarter…

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.…

videography prices

If you’re a professional videographer, you may count yourself lucky that you’re doing what you love for a living. However, in this post-victorian world where asking for money is a…

Short films are a great way to get involved in amateur filmmaking and the 48 Hour Film Project will really throw you in at the deep end. The premise is…

Shutter speed in video production

Stills photographers will know that the shutter speed is used to control how movement and motion is recorded in your scene. So if you’re taking a picture of running water,…

recording audio dslr

Unless you’re planning on recording a silent movie, audio recording and quality are some of the most vital components in the video making process. Recording audio DSLR You can get…

Photographer, filmmaker and imaging tutor David Newton was one of the guest speakers at The Video Mode’s recent two-day filmmaking workshop held at the world famous Pinewood Studios. We caught…

The Video Mode caught up with Canon Explorer Simeon Quarrie – a highly successful filmmaker who is well known for producing creative storytelling in his videos – at one of…

Canon Explorer Simeon Quarrie is an internationally known filmmaker and photographer who travels globally to produce creative storytelling in his videos for some of the world’s biggest brands. At a…

Canon Explorer Simeon Quarrie is an internationally known filmmaker and photographer who runs an agency, Vivida, that produces creative video storytelling for some of the biggest brands in the world.…