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    4 Tips For Creating Video on Vine and Instagram

    For filmmakers and even theater producers, Vine and Instagram videos present a great opportunity to tease your latest project or show and share it with a large audience primed to soak up this type of content.

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    6 Gifts for the Actor or Filmmaker in Your Life

    Here are the hard drives, cameras, smart watches, and assorted gadgets with which to stuff stockings this year.

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    How To Make Your Own Tripod

    Keeping your camera stable is vital to getting good shots and quality video. That's why using tripod to keep your camera in place will greatly improve your shots immediately.

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    How to Shoot Video on Your iPhone

    Cell phone cameras are getting better every year, and while they still pale in comparison to purpose-built cameras, you can shoot decent video using an iPhone.

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    A Pocket Video Camera Worth Picking

    You need a real video camera. We’ve recommended a number of them in the past, but few have been as convenient as the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera.

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    How to Make a DIY Sound Booth

    Setting up a proper sound booth will make a huge difference in the quality of your audio recordings.

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    Advice for Building a Personal Website For Actors

    Building a personal website is vital for marketing yourself and your career. A simple, well-laid-out website serves as a great portal for your work, easily digestible for casting directors, potential employers, and anyone else interested in what you do.

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    How To Make a Music Video

    Here are a few general guidelines you can follow to increase production value and simplify the overall process of making a music video.

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    How to Successfully Set Up a DIY Recording at Home

    While recording music in a professional studio will yield the best results, the cost of purchasing studio time can be prohibitively expensive. Thanks to falling equipment prices, high quality recordings can be made from the comfort of your own home for a fraction of the cost of studio time.

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    How To Make Your Own Teleprompter

    Whether it’s for making speeches, delivering the news, reading cue lines, or singing songs, a teleprompter can be a valuable—even an invaluable—part of your career success.