SCI-FI PROPS: FROM EVERYDAY SUPERMARKET ITEMS

In this tutorial, I take you through the build process step by step. I show you how to make a sci-fi hand props from a few simple bottles found at a local supermarket for under $10.

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FILM SHOOTING: BASIC CAMERA SHOTS FOR BEGINNERS

In this episode, we share a very straightforward shooting technique step by step. With just a these few basic shots explained in this How To Video you can start creating your film or web series today.

 

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How To Build A Spaceship For $ 5: Dollar Store Kitbashing. Part 1

In this tutorial, I take you through a kitbashing build process step by step. I show you how to make a practical spaceship from $5 worth of dollar store toys. In a future episode, we will actually use this ship on a green screen to shoot a practical fly by in space.

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How To Film Our Kitbashed Space Ship On Green Screen. Part 2

In this tutorial, we go through how to film a sci-fi spaceship model we made in a previous episode with a simple green screen and camera phone. In a future episode, we will actually use this footage to create a VFX composition of the sci-fi spaceship flying through space.

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Simple Video Compositing Our Kitbashed Space Ship Part.3

In this episode, we create a VFX composition of a model sci-fi spaceship flying through space using Adobe Premiere Pro. In the first episode of this mini-series, we made a spaceship model for $5 from Dollar Store toys. In episode 2 we filmed the spaceship with an iPhone in front of a simple green screen.

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HOW TO MAKE A DOLLAR STORE MASH-UP SPACE GUN FOR $3

In this tutorial, I take you through a mash-up build process step by step. I show you how to make a screen ready sci-fi prop blaster for $3 from two dollar store toy water guns and a hand saw. And I go over weathering techniques to give the blaster that real-world feel.

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Best Practices For Low & No Budget Film & Web Series Production

This week at create sci-fi, I ask indie film & video producer Eric Michael Kochmer to share his practical knowledge of low & no budget film & web series production. Eric is the Head of Production at We Make Movies.Org and has a wealth of experience producing and shepherding first time filmmakers.

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Making A Web Series: Galactic Galaxy Project Breakdown

This week I share with you a break down of my web series ‘Galactic Galaxy”. Many of the builds and filmmaking tutorials on this channel were developed during the creation process of Galactic Galaxy.

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How To Make Sci-Fi Props Sourcing Everyday Objects

In this tutorial, I take you through my process of sourcing everyday objects to convert into sci-fi props in order to save time and money.

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How To Make A Basic EVA Foam Blaster

In this tutorial, I walk you through my sci-fi gun prop build process step by step by using simple tools, glue, and EVA Foam. I show you how to make a unique screen ready prop sci-fi gun inexpensively and easily.

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