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Sign Up for the NPPA Advanced StoryTelling Workshop 2015

Sign Up for the NPPA Advanced StoryTelling Workshop 2015

Registration is now open for the Advanced StoryTelling Workshop. The weeklong workshop is a mixture of classroom and hands on assignments. During the week you shoot, write and edit two stories. This gives you a chance to try things that are outside your “comfort zone.” Students often tell us how much they learn from this […]

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Interactive “where can I fly my drone” map

Here’s a basic, interactive map to help understand current drone “no-fly” locations…until the FAA can get their act together with a better, clear,…

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Camera Confidential: an insider’s guide to video journalism

Long-time friend of b-roll.net and BBC shooter,  Christian Parkinson always has good stories to tell. He shares his many travels in Africa for the Beeb… Now he’s put those great ideas down on paper – or virtual paper – in a new ebook called Camera Confidential: an insider’s guide to video journalism.But always wanting to […]

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Storm Lens Coverage| b-roll.net HACKS

Our favorite Kiwi, Stephen “Cameragod” Press, with another b-roll.net HACK. Basically, telling you to steal from your hotel… just leave the towels, robe and mini-bar alone!

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Help Me Teach Future Photogs…

Help Me Teach Future Photogs…

At its core, b-roll.net is about education. Hopefully the many tips and tricks found on this site have inspired a few photogs to try something new. At the very least, we’re a group who appreciates the good work found in our industry. I’ve decided to take that teaching spirit to the next level and become […]

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ImageJunkies Tells Us How to Deal with the Cold

ImageJunkies Tells Us How to Deal with the Cold

Long time friend of b-roll.net, Christian Parkinson is a BBC photog based in South Africa. His blog site, ImageJunkies is filled with amazing stories of international network shooting as well as the tips and tricks that come with it… As our weather here in DC starts to cool off, the fear of winter is creeping […]

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Dave Wertheimer on the Axis of Evil

Dave Wertheimer on the Axis of Evil

Screen direction and “crossing the axis” are always tricky concepts to wrap your brain around when you first start shooting. Dave Wertheimer illustrates it perfectly in this video from the NPPA Workshops.

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