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Virtual Reality Filmmaking
Is VR Filmmaking for you? Been to any film festivals lately? Tribeca, Cannes, Sundance, San Jose? If so, you’ve been flooded with information about [...]
Best StoryBoard Software Award
The Gold Winner: Best StoryBoard Software:  StoryBoard Quick Studio Love ’em or hate ’em, storyboards play an essential part in many [...]
Low Budget Tips For Indie Filmmakers
Low budget, hyper-indie films find their footing Update: First of all, you don’t need to have a lot of money in order to make a great film. What you [...]
SBQ Direct for the iPad
Shot Types to Use in Storyboards
Language of Film and Video Conventions in film and video production assign names to commonly used shot types. The shot names are shortcuts for the framing [...]
Post-vis, Pre-vis, Storyboarding? What’s your pleasure?
.”What’s the difference between storyboarding, pre-vis and post-vis? Which tools can help streamline the process of production?”  [...]
Sound and Silence Spice up Storyboards
Storyboards are usually static images until you take them to the next level: animatics. This means putting them into motion, using transition between the [...]
New Martini QuickShot Post-Viz Editorial Plug-in
PowerProduction Software Releases Martini QuickShots v3 Post-Vis Storyboarding Plug-in Revolutionary Post-Production Plug-in for Adobe, Apple, Avid, and [...]
Spec Scripts to Storyboards
We love movies.  We love making them as well as watching them. Some of us even write them. As ‘one of the ones’ who writes scripts, I’m [...]
Storyboard to get production funding
Funding your film/video production Have you written a screenplay based on “true events” or started a documentary project and looking for a way [...]
Mobile StoryBoard Quick Direct Updated for iOS 10
Works with Desktop Version Updated for iOS-10 -StoryBoard Quick Direct – our mobile app designed for filmmakers of every level to compose shot ideas [...]
PowerFinder – See how our director’s viewfinder works!
Director’s Viewfinder Mobile App It’s the cool and most complete Director’s Viewfinder available for your iPhone & iPad. So much more [...]
Ken Burns On Transcendent Stories
Master Documentarian Ken Burns shares his love of story with up and coming filmmakers. “The whole is greater than the sum of the parts…” In a [...]