How To Look Your Best On A Webcam Video Call

As the world continues to work from home and have video conferences, it’s important for you to look professional to the rest of your team. You should first stick to one spot in your house during video calls instead of moving around. The area should have adequate lighting, and preferably not near a window since the sunlight can be inconsistent. Then, you’ll want to ensure…
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The Friday Roundup – Hollywood Transitions, Musical Pace and Camera Angles

12 Most Used Cuts & Transitions in Hollywood
So it has been quite a few weeks now since the last time I went off on a mindless rant about the use of transitions in amateur video editing.
Because I really can’t help myself, here we go again!
Every video editing software program that you will see at the amateur or even semi-pro level will have as part of its marketing…
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Video File Format Compatibility

Video File Import and Export Choices
As I mentioned in another post in this series on how to choose the best video editing software for you one thing to keep in mind during the selection process is, “What is it that I am REALLY going to do with this software?”
There is absolutely no point in spending extra money on software that handles all sorts of TV broadcast standard…
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A Beginner’s Guide to Frame Rates

Frame rate is a term used to describe frames per second, referring to how many frames make up a moving image of a film. The standard FPS is 24, and that is how many movies are filmed but not always. Depending on the Medium or different region this can differ. Directors also may want to change it up and use a different frame rate, as did James Cameron in Avator with 48fps…
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The Friday Roundup – Green Screen, Isobuster Update and GoPro Timelapse

How to Green Screen (6 Easy Steps)
This is another fairly quick video on the subject of how to achieve a decent green screen effect.
I always add these videos because they tend to have at least one great little tip to help improve your results.
Green screen itself is 90% shooting and 10% post production so its always worth checking out someone else’s take on it.
A long…
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