Director and Editor Todd Douglas Miller Talks Editing Apollo 11

Exclusive Interviews Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Director and editor Todd Douglas Miller sifted through NASA’s archives and used Adobe Premiere Pro to piece together the story in a way that has captivated audiences. He takes viewers back in time to the center of the excitement with perspectives from Mission Control, the astronauts, and the many spectators who watched the historic launch. Todd received the Sundance U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Editing and he spoke with ProductionHUB.

5 Explosive Video Trends That Are Winning in Sports

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, October 7, 2019
There is no secret. We are now living in an age where fan acquisition is at our fingertips. Sports audiences have become hungrier and more selfish when it comes to how much they expect from their favorite players. Today, every athlete has the most powerful tool in their hand to engage with their fans on a more personal, deeper level. Why is this important? Well, understanding who your audience is, where they come from, and where they are going next can maximize both revenue potential and brand awareness for the athlete like never before. Here are 5 winning strategies you want to start implementing in your content game ASAP.

Sound Insight with Production Sound Mixer José Frías

Exclusive Interviews Friday, October 4, 2019
With a career that spans back to his days in recording more than a decade ago, Production Sound Mixer José Frías has long-held a love for the audio industry. Although he got his start in music, he’s held many different audio production roles, which has led to his working on projects for high-profile clients, such as Motorola, IBM, ESPN, Time Magazine and more.

In Review: the Panasonic AG-CX350 4K Camera and SHOTOKU SX-200 Tripod

Equipment / Tech Reviews Wednesday, October 2, 2019
As the Technology Editor for ProductionHUB, my job is to review production tools used by media professionals like you. Normally, I only get to review these products one at a time. But recently, I had the great opportunity to test two products at the same time. The new Panasonic AG-CX350 4K Camera along with the new SHOTOKU SX 200 tripod. I thought it would be an excellent test since freelancers like you and me often work with gear that we might not always be that familiar with, but still need to get the job done.

Small and Innovative Ways to Enhance Your Resume

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, September 30, 2019
Having a well-crafted resume is every bit as important in a good economy where there are plenty of jobs as it is during a recession. Competition for the best jobs is still fierce. People are leaving the positions they held onto for dear life during the recession and are now trying to get hired on at better companies with better pay and benefits. A resume done right makes a good first impression, and an excellent first impression is still the difference between getting the job and not getting it. A mediocre resume can even land you a job, but not necessarily the job you want. It would be a shame to lose out on a dream career because of an uninspired, boring resume.

Inside "Ad Astra" with Colorist Greg Fisher

Exclusive Interviews Thursday, September 26, 2019
Ad Astra tells the thrilling story of Roy McBride (Brad Pitt), a man on a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe. We spoke with Colorist Greg Fisher about working with cinematographer Hoyte Van Hoytema, ASC and using Blackmagic Design's DaVinci Resolve to achieve the film's unique look.

Elements of a Commercial Video: How to Get Attention with Storytelling

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, September 25, 2019
People love to believe that they are making decisions using complete logic, but that’s not the case. Every decision we make is highly influenced by emotion. That is the biggest reason why commercials that touch our emotions sell. Using these powerful storytelling techniques will help you create commercials that touch on the emotions of your target market, thus increasing sales.