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Ads, Moby, Editing, and RED – Coffee Break

Moby Film Music [FreshDV]- This is super cool. Moby has a website that lets you download his music and use it for free in independent and non-profit films. If you're making a commercial film, you can easily apply for a website. It'd be great to see more composers do...

Green Production, ScriptSync, and Typography – Mid-Week Coffee Break

Florida Green Production Plan - Tips on how to make your production environmentally friendly. Cinematographer Job Description - Just in case you weren't sure, a list of responsibilities for the cinematographer. Avid ScriptSync demo - As much as I don't like Avid, this...

Free Software, Cliches, and Scranton Fun – Mid-Week Coffee Break

15 Must-Have Freeware Programs for Filmmakers [Digital Filmmaking Blog] - Free is always good, and this list covers all stages of production. If the software can do what the descriptions say, this is some amazing freeware. Music Video Cliches [Coudal] - Read this....

Mid-Week Coffee Break for the Eleventh of July

Lighting for High Definition (HD) - Lighting for HD definitely makes life easier for experienced professionals, but I wonder if this will hurt those just starting out. Will we soon become dependent on what the monitor tells us and forget (or never learn) how to take...

Mid-Week Coffee Break for the Fourth of July

The 6 Myths Of Creativity [lifehack.org] - This article busts some creativity myths, such as time pressure fuels creativity and competition beats collaboration. In our diary study, people often thought they were most creative when they were working under severe...

Mid-Week Coffee Break for the Twenty-Seventh of June

Build a C-Stand [FreshDV] - This $30 DIY C-stand isn't the most portable of things, but it beats the standard $200 model and is probably just as useful. Meaning in Motion: Ken Burns and His 'Effect' [Editblog] - Nice tips on when to use the effect and how to use it...

Mid-Week Coffee Break for the Twentieth of June

king's college circle - Find out how to make the image to the left. Could probably be adapted for After Effects. Quid Pro Quo - Great post about helping other people out in order to call in favors later on - the favor bank. This is what Film School is all about,...

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