Meta-data. The first time I heard this term I felt like an infant learning language for the first time. I was clueless trying to keep up with this new concept being thrown at me. Needless to say, I didn’t get it. What I did get was that I wanted to make a film, I wanted […]
We here at ARCblog are very lucky that we get the opportunity to check out all of the newest gear. And by far one of our favorite cameras in recent memory is Canon’s C100. For events, EPK, BTS, documentaries or even as a B-cam for narrative work, the small size, light weight, ergonomics and great […]
One of the most anticipated features of one of the most exciting new cameras has finally arrived! Balckmagic Design has finally released Blackmagic Camera Utility 1.5, a firmware update that adds the CinemaDNG RAW recording option to the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera. The new lossless format will work with Davinci as well as Adobe Camera […]
Photo Assisting can be surprisingly lucrative, providing a livable income and flexible hours. It’s also famously hard to break into, for reasons I’ll describe. Many consider Assisting the only “real” photo school out there, at least if you’re looking to move into commercial and fashion work. The lessons a single day on set provide can […]
Check out some of these great informative articles we have for you this week. The first is Filmmaker Magazine’s Introducing 8K: The Final Frontier? where Kaleem Aftab compares “Keeping apace with camera technology” to “running a race where the finish line keeps on moving.” In Books, Fractured Atlas Blog recommends Crowdfunding for Filmmkers as their November […]
We here at the ARCblog are really impressed with the cameras that Blackmagic Design has been rolling out! Both the Cinema Camera and the new Pocket Cinema Camera are capable of creating such amazing images. Even so, these are still v. 1 cameras that have some quirks. While we were putting the Pocket Cinema Camera […]
One of the amazing benefits that comes from going to events like the London Screenwriters’ Festival is the wonderful people you meet and the incredible contacts you gain as a result. I was connected with Paul via a dear friend whom I met at the aforementioned festival. Paul Anderson runs and writes for the UK based […]
Adorama Pro will be exhibiting at Content and Communications World (CCW) this Wednesday and Thursday November 13th & 14th at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, Booth 1340. Free passes using VIP code EXH200… Register here Code expires at midnight tonight!
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Any successful indie filmmaker can tell you, with the utmost conviction, that you can’t make it in this industry completely on your own. It just doesn’t work that way. You need the support and collaboration of your peers to make a film, a TV/web series or play. It’s a group effort. The director, writer, producer, cast, crew, everyone working together is what makes the magic happen on screen or stage.