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Using Markers to Organize Footage in Premiere Pro CC

Series: Premiere Pro Quick Tips

New Series: Premiere Pro Quick Tips! I am super excited to announce a brand new video series that I’m starting today, called “Premiere Pro Quick Tips”! In this series of short series of tutorial videos, I’m going to be walking you through all of my favorite Tips & Tricks for getting the most our of Premiere Continue Reading

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#1 Tool That All Prime Lens Shooters Should Own

Ona Lens Changing Bag

In this week’s video, I’m sharing a tool we use that is crucial to our signature style. When it comes to filming weddings, we are strong advocates for shooting prime lenses! Prime lenses give us the dreamy, cinematic look we want to achieve in our films. But the only way to shoot prime lenses and still Continue Reading

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Canon 50mm 1.2 L Prime Lens

Our 3 Favorite Prime Lenses for Shooting Weddings

And Which One You Should Buy First!

I absolutely LOVE shooting with prime lenses. But it hasn’t always been that way. I still very clearly remember purchasing my first ever prime lens. This was back when I was in college, and I had just purchased a new camera, the Canon 60D. I was ROCKING the kit lens and thought it was super Continue Reading

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Document Your Honeymoon Like a Pro (Part 3)

Part 3: Preserving the Memories Forever!

Hello, future honeymooners!  Welcome to the 3rd installment on how to capture your honeymoon like a pro! In part 1 we talked all about the things you’ll need to bring with you in order to document your trip. In part 2 we discussed everything you’ll need to know in order to capture amazing photos and videos Continue Reading

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Color Grading Tutorial for Wedding Filmmakers

Lumetri Color Pannel & Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017

How to Achieve a Cinematic Look with Color Grading Today we’re back with another editing tutorial for you guys! We’re going to be in Premiere Pro talking all my process for color grading using  the Lumetri Color panel. Now if you know anything about color correcting or color grading in video, you know that for a really Continue Reading

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The Ultimate Footage Archiving System for Filmmakers

Featuring Drobo and Western Digital MyBook Drives

If you’re a wedding filmmaker, you know that we capture a TON of footage throughout the year. Managing all this data can be tricky for a few reasons. Not only do you need to make sure all that valuable data is backed up and safe in case of a hard drive failure, but you also Continue Reading

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Document Your Honeymoon Like a Pro

Part 2: Tips for How to Get Great Shots

This is part 2 of my installment on how to capture your honeymoon like a pro! In part 1 we talked all about the things you’ll need to bring with you in order to document your trip.

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How to Setup Your Sony A6300 to Shoot Video

Tech with Ty

A few months ago we purchased our first ever Sony camera: the Sony A6300. This is an extremely popular camera right now because of its small size, affordability, and amazing image quality.

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Document your Honeymoon Like a Pro

Part 1: Equipment You'll Need

When Ash and I got married I was “involved” in the wedding planning process. But…ultimately Ash was making the final decisions on most things..

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Wedding Film Breakdown: Adam & Meredyth

Premiere Pro CC 2017

There is nothing we love more than sharing brand new wedding films on the blog! We love reading the reactions from our couple and their family and friends as they relive their wedding day in a whole new way!  But what most people don’t realize is how much decision making goes into each final film that Continue Reading

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