Wanna Go on an Adventure? World Nomads Puts You on Assignment in Vietnam

Wanna go on an adventure? For nearly ten years, World Nomads has been sponsoring photographers, writers and filmmakers to go on a once-in-a-lifetime assignment to capture the stories from around the globe. This year, one aspiring filmmaker will get a chance to make a travel film in Vietnam! If selected you’ll get: A free flight Read MoreRead More

Win $70,000 in Film Gear with the “My RØDE Reel” Short Film Contest

Audio Equipment Manufacturer RØDE is announcing their “My RØDE Reel” contest – an international short film competition with over $70,000 USD worth of gear and prizes. What do you have to do? Entrants to ‘My RØDE Reel’ are required to create a short film of five minutes or less, as well as a behind-the-scenes reel that features Read MoreRead More

The Filmmaker IQ Greenscreen Contest

Here’s your chance to show off your chroma keying muscle… Filmmaker IQ is holding a Greenscreen contest. We shot this footage for our Chromakey course and we’re giving you the opportunity to recut it. Rules The rules are simple – we’re giving you seven greenscreen shots recorded for our course “History and Techniques of Modern Read MoreRead More

The Raven Storyboard Contest Winner

We would like to thank all the members from all around the world that entered the contest. We hope everyone had as much fun creating their adaption and storyboards as we did judging them. The adaptations ranged from faithful to re-imagined departures. The storyboards where even more diverse. Methods varied from hand drawn, found images, South Park style shapes and the built in Celtx Sketch Tool.Read More

The Raven Storyboard Contest has teamed up with Celtx, the creator of our favorite open-source filmmaking tool to give you the opportunity to enter the Dark Gothic World of Edgar Allan Poe. Here’s your chance to really show off your screenwriting and pre-visualizing skills by adapting and storyboarding Poe’s poem “The Raven.”Read More

Doritos Presents: Crash the Superbowl

It’s that time of year again! No, it’s not the collective anxiety of pre-Halloween shopping… it’s the time when Doritos starts looking for their next year’s Superbowl fan created commercials. Click on the graphic below to visit the site. Tips and tricks from last year’s winner are also available. Last year’s Doritos fan created commercials Read MoreRead More