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Tips & Tricks!

Horror movies are not rare here at CMF and we wanted to share some know-how on how to create real-looking fake blood that you can use in a wide variety of circumstances. We have two “recipes” for the folks at home…one is edible, for any out-of-the-mouth gushing shots and the other is best used to splatter and spray. Enjoy and let the blood keep spilling!

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3D Friday! 

We thought it would be fun to experiment with all the cool cameras we got from Panasonic.  It was also a great excuse to mess around with a samurai sword.

Before you create your next 3D film, make sure and check out these tips and tricks!  

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Tips & Tricks - Shutter Speed

Abe discusses how the shutter speed of a video or film camera can be used to change the look of the footage shot.

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Tips & Tricks - Shooting in 3D

Abe & Ramsey set out to share with the world some of the best advice for shooting 3D footage using Panasonic’s consumer 3D video camera. This episode is in 2D, but you can view the 3D version here:

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Tips & Tricks - Use Natural Light Wisely

Make natural light (like the sun) your friend and not your enemy.

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Tips & Tricks - Create Shallow Depth of Field

Acheive a shallow depth of field using an everyday digital camcorder.

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Tips & Tricks - Make things Disappear

The CMF Team demonstrates how to use simple editing tricks to make people and objects vanish from the screen with ease.

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Tips & Tricks - White Balance

A quick tour through the world of white balance.

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Tips & Tricks - Audio Dubbing

If you’ve ever had some major audio hiccups when shooting, then we have the video for you!
Watch as Sarah, Vikas & Abe from the CMF Team try to touch-up the audio on their masterpiece short film by using some simple audio dubbing techniques.

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Tips & Tricks - 180 Degree Turn

The 180 Degree Rule is one of the most basic editing rules in the book. Watch as the CMF Team demonstrates the rule and why it’s so important.