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Libec NX Series
Libec Announces New NX Series

Libec is proud to announce the new NX Series, a Japan crafted high-performance lightweight video camera tripod system. As demand for lightweight multifunctional tripods increases, the NX Series is a best-cost solution to consider. NX challenges the conventional idea that "a lightweight tripod is risky and has low functionalities". Although lightweight, the NX Series received the GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2020 for its modern concept design and for its spirit of Japanese craftsmanship. As the world's lightest video camera tripod system, the NX provides high value in manifold shooting scenes and supports various cameras with a wide range of counterbalance without compromises on performance, quality or appearance. Now Available:
AJA's new T-TAP Pro
AJA's new T-TAP Pro

Monitor 4K/UltraHD over 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 remotely or from any location with AJA’s new T-TAP Pro. The compact, silent and portable Thunderbolt™ 3-connected device simplifies 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD/SD monitoring and output over 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 on compatible Mac or PC computers. Ideal for a range of production and post scenarios, T-TAP Pro provides high-quality video monitoring, including auto HDR playback and up to 12-bit RGB deep color support for high frame rate and large raster workflows from a Thunderbolt™ 3 host system.
Rent the Angenieux EZ lens kit from JMR Digital Cinema Rentals

This kit consists of the EZ Series 15-40 and the 30-90mm with a maximum T Stop of 2 equivalent F/1.9, also includes a three-motor servo. Single-lens rental is available. The lenses support PL, and Canon EF mount. Both lenses can handle Super 35 and full-frame Vista Vision. View details at or contact us, Tel. (347) 721-3400. Visit the website at JMR Digital Cinema Equipment Rentals and Cyc Studio, 168 53rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232.
Mark Stouffer
Money for Your Movie...Guaranteed

Need money for your film? Director Mark Stouffer has raised nearly 20 MILLION DOLLARS to shoot his films with a practical, ethical strategy that works. He’s won multiple Emmys and International Awards...all because he discovered the system for quickly raising his own film financing. And now Mark has put it all together in a step-by-step 20-lesson video course that shows you how to finance your film...with a phone call. Click here to get Lesson #1 FREE Raise your money. Shoot your movie. Money for Your Movie...Guaranteed
Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival
Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival

If you've made a film, and haven't submitted it to our festival, you aren't doing something right. The Hollywood Boulevard Team invites you to submit to our renowned festival! Winners will be chosen each month, and those picked will be featured in our annual event at the end of the year! Submit now, and we'll grant you a 35% DISCOUNT! That's right, use code: HOLLYWOODAPRIL35, and get 35% off your submission! So what are you waiting for? Get to it!
Oscar & Emmy Winners are Teachers and Alums at Maine Media Workshops + College
Oscar & Emmy Winners are Teachers and Alums at Maine Media Workshops + College
Wayne Beach is Faculty Chair of the Maine Media Film Program. He is also one of the pros who teach at the school. A screenwriter with a nearly three decade-long career, Wayne has seen his students go on to become writers, directors, producers and show-runners working at the top levels of film and TV. Wayne has written screenplays for Warner Bros., Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, Sony, and other studios and networks. Read the StudentFilmmakers Magazine Q&A with Wayne...

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Important Tips for Conducting Virtual Interviews
Written By Amy DeLouise. Virtual events and interviews are here to stay. If you're tapped as a remote producer/interviewer or moderator there are some obstacles to overcome. Here are some of my top tips...

Yesenia Rodriguez Shares Drone Do's and Don'ts
#1. Practice, practice, practice. You can never have too much practice. #2. Stay on top of your flight and maintenance log as well as firmware updates. #3. Critique your own work, both flying and photo/video you capture...

First-Time Documentary Filmmaking Tips
Written By Tamar Kummel. If you’re starting a documentary film project for the first time, I would definitely give you a few recommendations...

Zoom Conference - Announcing the Winners of the Winter Photo Contest 2021
Zoom Conference - Announcing the Winners of the Winter Photo Contest 2021
Maura B. from the Filmmakers Forums Community hosted the Zoom Conference announcing the Finalists and Winners of the Winter Photo Contest 2021: From the Tropic to the Arctic on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Roy H. Wagner, ASC and M. David Mullen, ASC talked about the photographs and shared their insights. For those of you who didn’t get a chance to attend the Zoom Conference, you can watch it here...

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ZEISS Otus, ZEISS Milvus and ZEISS Loxia lens families

The ZEISS Otus, ZEISS Milvus and ZEISS Loxia lens families were all developed for both still and motion capture. They deliver the special, breathtaking look through their outstanding image quality and special attention to details. These lenses are the perfect solutions for popular 4K video cameras and are priced to meet the needs of the independent filmmaker.
Tiffen Diffusion Filters
A Staple in Hollywood for Generations –
Tiffen Diffusion Filters

Tiffen’s diffusion filters have been helping cinematographers create their look for generations. These filters can be used for lifting contrast and creating halation or glowing effects to specular light sources in a scene. They can also be used for reducing blemishes and wrinkles on talent by reducing the resolution of the image. These filters have been a staple in Hollywood for generations and continue to help cinematographers create the look they want, in camera.

Interested in learning which filter is best for you? Learn more about our diffusion line.
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