Tripod for video

It’s possible to spend a fortune on videography. Getting all the gear, accessories, tools, sliders and rigs you feel you need to achieve the shots you want is a pursuit…

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,…

Put simply, speed ramping or time remapping is the art of slowing down and speeding up your footage in order to produce dramatic and creative effects. It’s a technique popularly…

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…

filming food

It started with photographing our dinner for Instagram, but now short recipe videos are a staple of social media. Here's how to make sure your short food film sits at…

A grip, or handle, can be a great way to help a camera steady, and there are many to choose from, but they can be expensive. We’re going to show…

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.…

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…