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Equipment and software are all good and fine, but you’ll also need some skills yourself. We’ll try and cover some of the basics for you here with both some general tips and tricks on photography and some tutorials for Video Improve. Enjoy!
When processing long and/or high resolution videos, you will probably ask yourself "Why the hell is it taking so long?!" This is actually a good question and to make this issue more understandable - particularly for those new to video editing - we decided to do some benchmarking that shows which aspect of video editing has which effect on...read more
The answer is surprisingly simple: A good video is a video enjoyed by its audience. No more and no less. Now, the audience may be you, your followers on social media or a client who hired you for a job. Making a “good” video therefore implies that you know your audience and what they like to watch. But beyond this there are many guidelines...read more
Exposure is one of the central concepts of photography and is influenced by 3 different (and independent) factors in your camera: Aperture Shutter speed ISO sensitivity If any of those terms are unknown to you, please be sure to check our article on terminology for a quick recap. What makes things tricky is that each of these factors...read more
Having the gear, but not getting the results? Spent hundreds on that new camera or drone and then found yourself unhappy with your photos and videos? In this case, the good and the bad news are identical: It's probably you, not your camera (sorry). Cameras are only tools and just like having a good hammer won't make you a carpenter and...read more
You've probably stumbled upon some of these and we're going to use them in our guides and tutorials as well. Just to make sure you're always able to follow, here are some of the most important photography terms explained: Aperture - the opening in your lens which lets light pass from the outside world to the camera's sensor. The aperture...read more