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LumaFusion video editing app for iPhone and iPad

LumaFusion brings pro editing to the iPad and iPhone

LumaFusion is the first serious, pro video editing app for the iPhone and iPad. It’s far more powerful than iMovie for filmmakers and journalists.

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The ABCDEF of setting up your shot

Here’s how to make your shot as good as it can be, before you press the record button. First, check the settings and the sound. Then check the angle, background, composition and distance. Finally, check the exposure and focus. Angle Which angle will give you the best view of the subject? Could you improve your shot by moving around the subject, or using a higher or […]

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Ztylus Z-Prime lenses and case

Z-Prime lenses for iPhone: full review

Ztylus Z-Prime wide and telephoto lenses for iPhone 6/6S and 6/6S Plus – full review with samples.

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Filmmaking for photographers

If you’re a good photographer you’ve already got many of the skills you need to make films. But there’s a lot more to filmmaking than the image.

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Step by step filmmaking

It’s best to think of filmmaking as three distinct stages: planning (pre-production), filming (production), and completing the film and getting it ready to show (post-production).

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iPad and iPhone filmmaking

iPads and iPhones include good HD cameras. It’s really handy to be able to shoot and edit on the same device. You can get a lot of accessories and apps to make them better for filmmaking.

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