Cinematography Tutorial on Lighting Exterior Night Scenes

Director / Cinematographer Matthew Rosen explains how he lit the exterior night scenes for the motion picture Quezon's Game

Sean Tucker´s Daily Bag for Photography and Filmmaking

In this video Sean Tucker shares the contents of his daily bag which allows him to shoot street, take portraits and do basic filmmaking at a high quality for very little bulk and weight.

Why Thomas Heaton Hasn't Bought a New Camera Yet

In December 2018 Thomas Heaton said that he was going to buy a new camera in early 2019. That hasn't happened and he has purchased no new gear. Thomas considered a Nikon D850, Fujifilm GFX50R and a Sony A7R III but he still have his Canon 5DMK IV.

8 Creativity/Filmmaking HACKS in 190 SECONDS!!

These are 8 hacks filmmakers uses frequently when inspiration is needed in a pinch.


Serge Ramelli explains his 10 best tips on how he made it as fine art photographer. Sure these tips can help you to make it faster if you want to become a fine art photographer.

5 Photo Composite Tips in 90 Seconds with Rikard Rodin

Here’s the new video from Advancing Your Photography: 5 Photoshop Tips for Amazing Photo Composites! with Rikard Rodin – a master with Photoshop Composition as you’ll see. Here's a quick version of that video where they cover all 5 tips in 90 seconds!

4 Easy Steps to Film a Short Documentary

What are the essentials to a documentary, and how are they achieved? Today, Griffin shares his experience making documentaries and breaks down the 4 basic and fundamental components to documentaries!

Cinematography: Matte and Reflective Product Lighting

Product lighting and cinematography is a necessary skill for any commercial cinematography. However, not all products and brands are the same, so you need to be able to tailor your lighting style and production design to each brand, as well as each product.

Laws of Light: How to Light Glass

Learn from the next episode of our Laws of Light series on 2 quick setups on how to light glass.

6 Still Life Pictures With A Large Object

The COOPH team shows you tips on how to be creative with still life photography involving a large object. Using the new Leica CL, we try out a variety of tips and tricks that will give your sets a more original look and feel.