Script writing

script page– example script page
database of scripts, “like imdb for scripts”
Celtx– program for scriptwriting and project management
Brick script – shooting script hosted on the authors site

Film/Video blogs & forums (filmmaking forum focused dv, hdv, dslrs) (filmmaking forum originally focused on the DVX100) (forum for cinematographers) (archive of discussions on cinematography mailing list)

DSLR specific resources & sites – collection of dslr resources
notes on recording externally and internally with the Canon 5d mark ii


How to use color bars on a monitor
Arri Lighting Handbook
Chimera Lighting Tutorials
Kodak Film Glossary
Kodak “What to do before you shoot”


Creative Screenwriting Podcast – interviews with screenwriters
American Cinematographer Podcast – interviews with cinematographers
Filmweek – weekly film review
Red Centre – podcast focused on shooting with the Red camera

Audio Recording Technique

Basic Notes on audio recording – from
Samson H2 – manufacturer’s description

Video Editing
Lightworks – Windows, free (soon to be open source) video editor
Lightworks tips & hints .pdf
Pitivi – Linux, video editor
Kdenlive – Linux, video editor
List of editing terms