Videography

All About Videography, From Making Home Movies to Documentaries and Creative Films

Enhance your videography skills and learn more about resolutions, frame rates, codecs, compression and other important video topics. Discover the nuances of color grading, syncing audio, storage workflows, and more. We review the best cameras and lenses for the job, including for online streaming content. Get inspired by working videographers who have shared their experiences on set.

Common Video File Formats, Codecs, and Containers in 2020

4K Cameras, Videography

What is MP4? What’s the difference between H.264 and DivX? Find out what video file codecs and containers are, plus discover 10 common...

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How to Edit Video for Beginners: An Introduction

Video Editing, Videography • 20 Comments

Editing video is more accessible to amateurs thanks to the availability of free software and the sharing of information on the web. We...

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The 7 Best DSLRs & Mirrorless Cameras for Video

Gear Reviews, Videography • 23 Comments

Creating content to support your brand on YouTube or just flexing your own creative storytelling? Here are 7 amazing new cameras for video....

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The Best Nikon Cameras for Video

4K Cameras, Gear Reviews, Nikon, Videography • 2 Comments

When it comes to picking a Nikon camera for video, you have a lot of options. We've narrowed it down to the top 5 Nikons for videographers....

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What is Video Compression?

Video Editing, Videography

It's easy to overlook compression settings but you need to know the basics about codecs, containers, file types, and bitrates before you...

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How to Shoot Real Estate Video

Photo & Video Business Tips, Videography

In this how-to video, we provide ideas to help you create engaging, impactful real estate video content that will make clients happy....

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How to Green Screen from Home

Streaming & Vlogging, Videography

How to set up, light, and position yourself for an easy green screen session at home – whether you're doing a special effects video or...

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How to Live Stream a Performance

Behind the Scenes, Streaming & Vlogging, Videography • 4 Comments

There are pro tools that help make live streaming simple. With no prior experience, I was able to stream a performance on YouTube. Here's...

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Live Streaming Made Simple

Streaming & Vlogging, Videography

Now more than ever, live streaming is relied on for human connection. In this tutorial and video, we break down what you'll need for a...

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How a Pro Filmmaker Stays Creative While Sheltering in Place

Sony, Videography • 3 Comments

I know how hard it is to hit the bottom without funds or direction. Here are my home movie tips for staying creative as a filmmaker during...

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