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Check Out All the Winning Videos from the NYC Drone Film Festival

Check Out All the Winning Videos from the NYC Drone Film Festival | Creative Planet Network

Check Out All the Winning Videos from the NYC Drone Film Festival | Creative Planet Networkhttp://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/news/shoot/check-out-all-winning-videos-nyc-drone-film-festival/617782The third annual NYC Drone Film Festival took place this past weekend and winners were crowned in every category from Architecture to News and Documentary and more.Get inspired with all of the winning videos found below.Architecture:

Grand Dames: How FX’s ‘Feud’ Re-Created a Famed Hollywood Rivalry

Grand Dames: How FX’s 'Feud' Re-Created a Famed Hollywood Rivalry | Creative Planet Network

Grand Dames: How FX’s ‘Feud’ Re-Created a Famed Hollywood Rivalry | Creative Planet Networkhttp://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/news/shoot/grand-dames-how-fx-s-feud-re-created-famed-hollywood-rivalry/617489Taylor Swift and Kanye West? That’s nothing! Back in the day, they knew how to feud. Case in point: the decades-long battles between movie divas Joan Crawford and Bette Davis—the subject of Ryan Murphy’s new anthology series for FX, Feud: Bette and Joan, in which Jessica Lange as Crawford and Susan Sarandon as Davis re-enact the backstabbing and power plays that took place from the 1940s to the ’70s and climaxed in 1962 on the set of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, the macabre horror film that magnified the two’s enmity both on camera and off.

See a Searchable Database of Film and TV Compositions

See a Searchable Database of Film and TV Compositions | Creative Planet Network

See a Searchable Database of Film and TV Compositions | Creative Planet Networkhttp://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/news/shoot/see-searchable-database-film-and-tv-compositions/617146Raymond Thi of Composition Cam has created a searchable database celebrating some of the most iconic and effective compositions in film and television. “Some people may find the site useful, or find some inspiration in it,” Thi tells PetaPixel. “The shots are extremely pleasing to look at when viewed together by group. You can definitely see some patterns emerging, for example the triangular images have a strong correlation with power.”

Free Photography Software

From popphoto.com: Free Photography Software: A Guide

There are certain programs that are pervasive in the photography world. For the most part, they’re the standard because they’re extremely good at what they do. But, there’s a a lot of photogrpahy software out there, and some of it is totally free. Apart from iPhoto (which you’ve probably already heard of), there are apps aimed at everyone from people who never take their cameras off auto, all the way up to those who only trust to shoot in RAW, and everywhere in between. In no particular order, these are some of our favorites.

How to Shoot

Got a new camcorder? You’re ready to get out there and spread your extraordinary vision to the rest of the world. But maybe you’ve never shot any video before. What do you need to know to effectively communicate your ideas to your audience? If you’re just starting out, there will be lots of tips in this two-part series that will help you avoid the distractions that can ruin even a well-thought-out video presentation. Get some Expert Tips from DVFormat.com.