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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 film 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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Characters Make a Difference in Storyboards
You can create a great storyboard using generic storyboard characters as placeholders in the frame. It’s quick and easy and sometimes that’s [...]
See StoryBoard Quick Direct in Action: Mobile App!
Create Anywhere, Share Everywhere using StoryBoard Quick Direct mobile app (Available for iPhone, iPad and Android!) Filmmakers know that inspiration can [...]
Get Your Indie Aspirations “Together”
The Brothers Duplass, Mark and Jay, have been on a storytelling tear in the past few years both behind and in front of the camera. As the season finale of [...]
Unleash Your Creativity Today!
There’s no better time than right now! Be creative! With the biggest night in mainstream Hollywood now behind us and filmmakers from all walks of [...]
Masters Of Cinema Offer Words Of Wisdom
Make the story your own Filmmaking, at it’s very best, is a very personal art form.  From the stories that are being told -to the emotion conveyed in [...]
Award Winning Locations & Your StoryBoards
The backdrop for your shot can establish the whole look and feel of your film. During pre-production, it’s the location scout’s role to help [...]