Articles on Analytical Thinking for Filmmakers

Deep dives into filmmaking and critical thinking through both an objective and subjective lens.

Latest Articles

SOLVED: How to Logout of Blackmagic Cloud in DaVinci Resolve

Learn how to log out of any Blackmagic Cloud account in DaVinci Resolve

Website Analytics With Beautiful UI

Let's face it: Google Analytics is obnoxious. It's time for a change.

Cheap, Fast, & Small SSD recording alternative for the URSA Mini Pro 12K

What is the best recording option for the Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 12K?

Vertical Video (9x16) – Should You Film With Your Camera Sideways, or Normally?

When making videos for a vertical / portrait / 9x16 format, we need to consider all the pros and cons of shooting with your camera sideways vs normally.

2022 Goals

I lay out and breakdown my hopes and dreams, then turn them into something I feel is attainable in a year.

Hands-on with the Light Phone II – Honest Review

Hands-on review with the Light Phone II. Is it worth it? Does it deliver on its promises?

What I’ve Been Watching (June 2021)

Sharing movies and series I’ve been enjoying.

Calendar Tricks To Improve Productivity and Time Management

Utilize your calendar app to improve life quality, planning, and time management.

Enjoyment vs. Entertainment

Comparing enjoyment and entertainment of art and films.

The Importance of Objectivity and Subjectivity in Film

The inherently collaborative nature of filmmaking.

Objectivity & Subjectivity in Movies and Filmmaking

Discussing objectivity and subjectivity, as a way of operating in general, but namely in art.

Creator Recommendations

Filmstro (customizable music)

Webflow (website on steroids)

ConvertKit (grow your audience)

Mighty Networks (build a community)

Gear Recommendations

Camera: URSA Mini Pro 12K

Battery: Reytric 300Wh V-Mount

Editor: DaVinci Resolve Studio

Light: Aputure LS 300X