Tag: Video

Ten Tips for Shooting Video Footage for Visual Effects

If you’re into video editing you are probably interested in visual effects to some extent. Even if you aren’t, bookmark the current article as you will eventually be. Visual effects is not some software magic that works with any footage. With video you have lots of still images per second and the process of making […]

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The Cheapest and Most Convenient Tripod System for Photo and Video

Here at Fstoppers we use exclusively Manfrotto tripod heads and in the past we used two different types of plates. For still photography we used the 200PL plate on ball heads and for our videos we used 500 plates on pan heads. I have always hated the longer 500 plates and today we are finally […]

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Quick and Easy Tips to Improve Your Food Photography (Video Tutorial)

Whether it is something special made on a rainy afternoon or a birthday cake, food photography is something that we do without even realizing. The following tips can be used by anyone looking to improve their food photography skills: (for those of you reading this by email, the video tutorial can be watched here) Good […]

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This High Definition Video of New York in 1993 Is Surreal

If you’re old enough to remember VHS tapes, you remember video quality that was abysmal by today’s standards. However, even in the late 80s and early 90s, manufacturers were working to bring HD tech to consumers, and this demo reel is a surreal example of such tech. [ Read More ] Alex Cooke Click Here […]

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At the market: Panasonic GH5 sample video

We’ve been hard at work testing the new Panasonic GH5, and while we put the finishing touches on our review, we wanted to share a video we shot with the camera at Seattle’s Pike Place Market. The video was recorded in UHD 4K with the GH5’s 4:2:2 10-bit color settings. To capture the wide dynamic […]

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Real 3D images of Mars make up this video of a simulated flight over the red planet

It took photographer and self-proclaimed space enthusiast Jan Fröjdman three months to produce a video turning NASA anaglyph images of Mars into a simulated flight over the planet. NASA’s high-resolution imagery offers depth information and comes from HiRISE, a camera on board the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.  Fröjdman converted the still images into panning video clips […]

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Check Out These Photo and Video Deals of the Week

If you’re in the market for some new gear, be sure to check out these deals of the week for some great savings! [ Read More ] Alex Cooke Click Here to Check out The Complete FroKnowsPhoto 6-Hour Guide to DSLR Video To Get Trick Photography And Special Effects E-book Click Here! Learn Digital Photography […]

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