Let’s Commiserate About the Pros and Cons of Shooting On-Location

If you’ve ever found yourself scrolling through a listicle of all the crazy filming locations of the day’s most popular tv shows, eh-hem Game of Thrones, it becomes pretty clear that the practice of shooting film and television on location has become popularized to mythic proportions. On-location filming is a simple enough idea. Instead of […]

How to Monetize Your YouTube Channel

If you have a YouTube channel, it’s likely because there’s something that you’re passionate about and that you enjoy sharing with others. Maintaining a healthy channel takes a lot of effort and thought, and thus, it’s surely an important component of your life. One of the best possible outcomes for the enthusiastic entrepreneur is to […]

Mastering Set Design on a Budget

When it comes to creating believable, relatable, and realistic characters on screen, there’s more to it than simply what’s in the script, or the face of the person doing the performance. So much can be learned about a person on screen simply from what’s laid out behind them. Rather than relying on tedious exposition to […]

Want to Work on a Film Crew? Here’s How.

The entertainment biz is booming, but the spotlight isn’t just for actors and directors. Those things need people to operate them. Films need large crews of technically inclined people to make the magic happen — people with varied trade backgrounds, from electricians to carpenters to tailors. If you’ve ever wanted a chance to explore your […]