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…

Timelapses are a fantastic creative way of indicating the passing of time in videos, like a cityscape changing from from day to night, or for documenting changes such as snowstorms…

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.…

The film director Roger Spottiswoode is an industry veteran with an impressive CV that includes editing Sam Peckinpah’s ‘Straw Dogs’, directing the movies ‘Air America’, ‘Turner & Hooch’ and ‘Tomorrow…

In one of The Video Mode’s recent tuition videos we explained what Look Up Tables (aka LUTs) are and now we’re using a ‘case study’ to reveal how LUTs can…

The abbreviation LUT is an acronym that stands for ‘Look Up Table’. A LUT holds a set of numbers which are looked up by the software or hardware you might…

When you start shooting video on a pocket-sized camera or DLSR you’ll get used to viewing your video footage on the rear LCD screen. This is great when you’re starting…

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.5 editing software is available in either a free-to-download version (Lite) or a paid-for pro version (Studio), thus offering filmmakers of differing capabilities a simple-to-use editing…

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.5 editing software is an all-in-one editing package that offers non-linear video editing with an advanced colour corrector so that users can edit footage, colour correct,…