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3 Rules of Every Beginning Cinematographer Needs to Know

April 18, 2017

In the world of cinematography, there are no rules... I know surprising to hear that with a title like "3 Rules Every Beginning Cinematographer Should Know," but it is true. Just like you have ...

High School Students: 6 Ways to Get Motivated

April 11, 2017

Whether you're preparing for your final exams, the ACT, or trying to get a few college applications done, getting motivated can be incredibly difficult. With summer vacation just around the corner, ...

High School Students: Finding Time for Film

April 4, 2017

It is your senior year of high school. Every day you wake up and go to school. After school, you have practice for that sport, a meeting for that club, or rehearsal for that show. After that, you ...

10 Ways to Improve Your Study Habits

March 30, 2017

  Whether you are preparing for a final exam or just an upcoming quiz, studying can be tough to manage. It seems like every time you open your book, you get a text or a Facebook notification, and ...

5 Tips for Writing the Perfect College Essay

March 28, 2017

Your college essay reveals something important about you. It goes beyond your grades and your extracurriculars. It shows more than your SAT and ACT scores ever could. It makes you more than just a ...

Editing 101: 7 Editing Cuts You NEED to Know

March 23, 2017

Batman has his utility belt; Iron Man his suit. Thor? His hammer. And you…you have your cuts. To be an editor of super proportion, you must arm yourself with as many different types of editing cuts ...

Film Majors: Bouncing Back from Failure

March 21, 2017

              "Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill                      "Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this ...

3 Ways a High Schooler Can Get Ahead Academically AND Financially

March 16, 2017

Between applying for colleges, scheduling campus visits, researching degree programs, and generally planning out the next four years of your life, you may find it hard to think of the here and now. ...

Aspiring Filmmakers: Turning Your Idea into a Reality

March 14, 2017

You're hanging out with friends talking and laughing about which super power would be the best to have in real life (a common argument in your friend group) when suddenly a brilliant idea hits you. ...

How to Prepare for Your College Acting Audition

March 9, 2017

So you've been accepted to all of your top college picks, you've created a financial plan with your parents, and you have one foot out the door. There's just one tiny little thing standing in your ...