Film and video-related products, discussions, and rants. No endorsement implied, obviously.

  • How to Setup, Light, & Shoot Great Looking Interviews DVD. This is the basic setup for all standard interviews. Great teaching stuff — everyone on my crew needs to have watched and comprehended everything here.
  • Film Lingo. This article gives some quick definitions of film production terminology.
  • Making a production checklist. Even before a short interview session, I always run over everything that I might need for the shoot. Here’s a primer.
  • Marketing video do’s and don’t’s. A good set of ideas of what to do, and what not to do, for corporate promotional videos.
  • Film Theory. A bunch of collected pages related to film theory for a filmmaking class.