The Friday Roundup – Super Hero Tricks, Some Video FX and Aspect Ratios

How To Make Money on YouTube with Affiliate Links
It is probably safe to say that the world of YouTube for anyone that was previously making living over there from producing and uploading videos has descended into some kind of hell.
There have been huge changes with countless channels being demonetized and many others finding their viewership being decimated.
For the big…
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The Friday Roundup – Hyperlapse, Color Grades and ND Filters

How to be Less Awkward Filming Yourself
Whenever I come across videos like this I always include them in the Friday Roundup.
For most people the idea of being in front of the camera sets off alarm bells like nothing else and almost immediately they look like a rabbit caught in the headlights of a truck.
Whilst this is totally understandable it absolutely destroys any…
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The Friday Roundup – Microphone Basics, Camera Effects and Stabilization

The Basics of Microphones
Let me introduce the video below with an old saying that probably will hold true for as long as there is video.
The most important part of video is… audio.
For most people shooting video and capturing audio at the same time is going to be a bit of a trade off.
In a point and shoot situation where the subject matter just presents itself in…
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The Friday Roundup – Camera Shake, Auto-Focus and LUT Limitations

LUTS: The Complete Video Guide
A few weeks back now on April Fool’s Day Casey Faris put out an incredible video purporting to announce the release of his amazing automatic super LUT called Pegasus.
According to the video it could instantly create the perfect look for any footage by automatically correcting everything in it and making it perfect.
Now a lot of people got…
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