7 Quick Tips on How to Create Big-Budget Looks Using Any Camera

After shooting with different cameras and now color grading different cinema cameras, I realized that a big budget look is achievable even with cheap cameras. The example below is filmed with a Fuji X-T3. Right now, it’s around $1000 but after grading it, no one can tell whether it was filmed in a $1000 camera… Poursuivre la lecture 7 Quick Tips on How to Create Big-Budget Looks Using Any Camera

Revamping Your Brand Story With Color Grading & Cinematography

Color grading and cinematography are two important elements in a brand story. They help you create a compelling visual narrative for your brand.  Good color grading and cinematography can elevate the quality of any video, whether it’s an ad or a corporate presentation. Filmmakers can also use these elements to create a powerful narrative that… Poursuivre la lecture Revamping Your Brand Story With Color Grading & Cinematography

3 Best Color Grading Courses (for Beginners and Intermediate)

I’ve been asked countless times, “where can start learning how to color grade?”. With one search on Google or Youtube, you’ll find tutorials, courses, and books that will teach you color grading. However, it’s still good to ask someone who has gone through all these sources to know the most effective sources and save your… Poursuivre la lecture 3 Best Color Grading Courses (for Beginners and Intermediate)

Color Grading Clips from a 13-year-old camera, Canon 7D

I’ve been challenging myself lately. I want to grade the clips from a very old camera, Canon 7D, and turn them into feature film-worthy clips for today’s generation. Before we start, here’s the situation. Canon 7D has a really poor dynamic range. Even though it was used in feature films before, the image quality isn’t… Poursuivre la lecture Color Grading Clips from a 13-year-old camera, Canon 7D

7 Quick Color Grading Tips for Beginner Colorists

Color grading is now a job that I’m paid for. Yes, you can be a freelance colorist, too! If you’re just starting out, here are tips that will get you from a newbie to an intermediate colorist. [embedded content][embedded content] Use the Right Software for Color Grading No matter how good you are, the tools… Poursuivre la lecture 7 Quick Color Grading Tips for Beginner Colorists

It’s Been a While! A Little Update: I’m Now a Freelance Colorist!

[embedded content][embedded content] After running my own video production company in Japan for almost 2 years, I’ve decided to focus on color grading and start accepting color grading clients from all over the world. I have to admit, one of the reasons was it pays higher with less work. If you run a video production… Poursuivre la lecture It’s Been a While! A Little Update: I’m Now a Freelance Colorist!

Analyzing Skin Tones from Hollywood Films

[embedded content][embedded content] Let’s discuss skin tone. Most beginners that don’t have experience in color grading would hear the advice of just following the vectorscope to have the perfect skin tone. But, I disagree. There’s a perfect time for following the vectorscope and there are times when you shouldn’t. For more color grading tutorials, go… Poursuivre la lecture Analyzing Skin Tones from Hollywood Films

DaVinci Resolve 18’s New Feature, Magic Mask, is a Total Game Changer

I tried out the new magic mask on 8-bit and 10-bit clips. I also tried it out on a clip that was filmed from a Cinema camera (thanks to Artgrid). It worked really well on 10-bit cameras and above but on 8-bit it fall short. However, it made a better mask on the 8-bit than… Poursuivre la lecture DaVinci Resolve 18’s New Feature, Magic Mask, is a Total Game Changer

5 Conseils faciles pour Filmer et éditer un Vlog de voyage

Nous avons fait un séjour et j’ai décidé de créer une vidéo qui lui convenait le mieux, un vlog de voyage. Si je devais créer une vidéo cinématographique d’un séjour, je pensais que ce serait ennuyeux à regarder. Si je créais un montage, ça ne durerait pas une minute. Voici le résultat final de la… Poursuivre la lecture 5 Conseils faciles pour Filmer et éditer un Vlog de voyage

5 Conseils Rapides pour Créer une vidéo de révélation du genre en plein air

Le cousin de ma femme m’a contacté et voulait avoir une vidéo de révélation du genre, mais covid rend impossible pour eux d’organiser une fête, j’ai donc eu l’idée de créer une vidéo de révélation du genre en plein air. Je vois souvent des photos de révélation de genre sur mon Pinterest, alors pourquoi pas… Poursuivre la lecture 5 Conseils Rapides pour Créer une vidéo de révélation du genre en plein air