The Audio Signal The further you get into editing film and video, the more you realize audio, not always the image, is the key to making your film appear “professional.” Viewers are often more lenient about the images they see versus the audio they hear. At the base of any good audio mix is well captured audio. DO NOT simply brush aside audio recording in favor of the images. If your audio is…
Sony CineAlta Prime Lenses Sony sells a set of six cine prime lenses that are a perfect match for Creative Liquid's F5 cameras. The lenses are PL mount and come in 20, 25, 35, 50, 85, and 135mm. The lenses are fairly fast with a wide open aperture of T2. We've had them in our inventory since spring 2016 and our team loves working with these lenses.
Our blog has been quiet this past summer and with good reason, we'e been busy! 2016 has been a fantastic year of telling stories and working on some incredible projects. While the year isn't over just yet, I wanted to take a moment to look at some of what we've worked on that may be of interest and some cool technology advancements that we've made this year.
Ten Years Ten years ago today, February 10, 2006, Creative Liquid Productions was born. At the time, my goal was to start a creative firm that got me out of the newsroom and back in the field. Mission accomplished! In the past ten years we've grown, worked on some amazing projects, been honored with more than a dozen awards and continue to expand our services and capabilities.
Digital Compositing With video effects software like Adobe’s After Effects and Final Cut’s Motion, digital compositing has opened up a whole new field of locations and set pieces for low-budget filmmakers to explore. That is, if you know how to make it look convincing.
Lighting can be a daunting subject once you come to realize a film or video’s look is almost entirely based on how it’s lit. And knowing what type of light would be good for a particular situation is difficult to judge, even for an experienced DP, unless you have access to the location and know your setup before the shoot. So, while practice does make (occasionally) perfect, I definitely…