The Filmmaker’s View: Tom Stern – The gift of youth

The Filmmaker’s View: Tom Stern – The gift of youth

My name is Tom Stern and I am a director of photography and I currently live in the south of France. When I was in college a friend of mine had just returned from being an apprentice on “Zorba the…

Shoot The Stars Season 4: CINEMATOGRAPHERS

Shoot The Stars Season 4: CINEMATOGRAPHERS

Hi, I’m Matthew Villescas and I’m the cinematographer for Karkutong. I’m Nathaniel Regier I acted as the cinematographer on the Hate Me Gently production. Cinematography is telling the story with camera and lighting. Essentially my job is to be invisible…

The Cinematography of There Will Be Blood (2/2): Location, Night Filming, Interiors, and the Mansion

The Cinematography of There Will Be Blood (2/2): Location, Night Filming, Interiors, and the Mansion

Hello cinephiles! Today we pick up where we left off on the cinematography of There Will Be Blood. We’ll talk about shooting at night, lighting interiors, and shooting the mansion scenes, but first, let’s talk about shooting on location… One…

What ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ Teaches Us About Filmmaking

What ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ Teaches Us About Filmmaking

Hello cinephiles! It’s time for another installment of What I Learned From Watching. Today, we take a look at the film you voted for—the classic comedy by the Silly Six, the British Buffoons, the Preposterous Pythons- “Get on with it!”…

Sony A6400 | Best Camera For Video Under $1,000?

Sony A6400 | Best Camera For Video Under $1,000?

Neo Noir Lighting – Single Light Cinematography for “Pickings”

My name is Louis Obioha and I am the cinematographer for the movie “Pickings” So as you can see here One of our antagonists is pretty beaten up in a dungeon-esq scene mainly lit with one light For the opening…