Archives For Media Education

For those who wish to go further than the production tutorials, this category provides some background theory into media production.

Tutorial on Cinematography – How To Get Perfect Exposures Using a Waveform Monitor

Director/Cinematographer Matthew Rosen demonstrates How To Get Perfect Exposures Using a Waveform Monitor

Source: Kinetek


Tutorial on Cinematography – How to Maximize Your Camera’s Dynamic Range

Director/Cinematographer Matthew Rosen explains how to maximise your camera’s dynamic range.

Source: Kinetek

Sound for Video: Senator Mike Michaels on Production Sound

In this episode, Curtis Judd sat down with Senator Mike Michaels who is a production sound mixer, educator, and according to Curtis is “an audio legend”.

Source: Curtis Judd


The 7 Keys of Storytelling: Begin at the End

Before you even begin to tell your story it’s best to begin at the end. In other words, you need to figure out the basics: Define your objective; Identify your audience; Choose your medium; Pick a messenger.In this episode of StoryGuide you will learn how to identify your objective and start shaping your story.


3 Act Structure – Story Structure Tips – Screenwriting

This video covers the 3 act structure, the main plot points in film structure, and the reasons why story structure is so important for screenwriting and filmmaking.

Source: D4Darious

iZotope: Amplitude, Levels, and Loudness
What is amplitude? What do the terms “dBFS,” “Peak Level,” and “RMS” mean? This video explains amplitude and the terms associated with amplitude when recording.

Source: iZotope

iZotope: How to Use the EQ Practice Tool
Get better-sounding recordings by building your EQ IQ! This video will show you how to use the Pro Audio Essentials EQ Practice tool so you can achieve better recording results.


(Screenshot showing the iZotope ‘Explore’ page)

Link to isotope’s ‘Pro Audio Essentials’ website. Click on ‘Learn’ and then ‘Explore’ to use the EQ Practice Tool

Source: iZotope