“You Don’t Know Stock $h#%”
Product manager and filmmaker George Georgeadis sipped some Bulleit and chatted with Brandon Faris and Alex Elkins of Filmmakers Drinking Bourbon about stock footage.
- the changing nature of stock footage (no longer a bad word)
- how a busy filmmaker can get into stock footage
- how to build a successful collection
- the question on everyone’s mind: can you really make money?
Bonus topic: the movies that influenced the guys’ decision to get into filmmaking.
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Meet John Fedele
Midwest-based in the USA, I’ve been a full-time photographer for about 15 years, specializing in lifestyle advertising content. Before that, I was shooting as a hobbyist when people began to notice my work and I landed some of my first paying jobs. I always had the goal of shooting advertising, so I’ve pretty much worked […] Read more
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Tristan Olson is the executive producer at Venture, a Denver Video Production Company. Music videos are synonymous with stylized visuals and fast-cut editing. But, for the video production pros in charge of directing and editing them, the task can seem quite daunting — both as a creative and logistical challenge. There are creative and stylistic decisions […] Read more
Content-Aware Fill tutorial
Make Dissolve footage even better with Content-Aware Fill Ever found a stock footage clip that was almost perfect? A killer skyline view, with one gloomy cloud rolling through. Or an iconic tourism mecca ruined by, well, tourists. Help is here.Content-Aware Fill is a new feature in Adobe After Effects that makes it easy to erase unwanted […] Read more