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2-hour Live Goodbye to Indy Mogulers!
2-hour Live Goodbye to Indy Mogulers!

It's really sad for us to go, but we've had a great time! Thanks for watching!

Self-distributing a film online—is it working? LIVE Q&A!
Self-distributing a film online—is it working? LIVE Q&A!

Self-distributing a film online—is it working? LIVE Q&A!

Make Cheap On-Camera Lighting Look Good
Make Cheap On-Camera Lighting Look Good

$20 Sunpak LED-42 light: http://amzn.com/B0070AVNYU/?tag=griffhammo-20

Griffin figures out how to make a $20 on-camera LED light look good, and Russell reports on the NoLab Digital 8 Super Cartridge, and the Digital Bolex D16 camera finally shipping!

VIDEO LINKS

Digital Bolex: https://youtube.com/watch?v=7gxhQMaEeZw&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3s5pxnIyxO6gpCC-0oxjH0&index=1

Welcome to Blinda Panda Humor: https://youtube.com/watch?v=MWDEg8_FrvQ&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3s5pxnIyxO6gpCC-0oxjH0&index=2

"Arch Enemies: (GTA V online): https://youtube.com/watch?v=FNvs1oSiUK8&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3s5pxnIyxO6gpCC-0oxjH0&index=3

New & Notable Video Contests: https://youtube.com/watch?v=yQqVQ4e16hY&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3s5pxnIyxO6gpCC-0oxjH0&index=4

Can We Coach This Film Group To Success?
Can We Coach This Film Group To Success?

Russell introduces a new monthly segment, where he enlists the help of YOU, the viewer, to help guide a new group of filmmakers that go by the name Blind Panda Humor! Also, the Indy Mogul Subscriberthon continues!

Blind Panda Humor Channel Intro: http://youtu.be/MWDEg8_FrvQ
Halloween VHS Theater (Directed/Edited by Russell): http://youtu.be/rPKdAlg2T6M
Ikea Chair: http://youtu.be/QJ_9L4JMWM0
Metro Magic: http://youtu.be/LGamGV-p2_o
Hammer Time: http://youtu.be/aWzZ8XN_ZVk

Blind Panda Humor Links:
Youtube Channel: http://youtube.com/blindpandahumor
Official Site: http://blindpandahumor.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/blindpandahumor

Music Credits:
"Bicycle"
"Dirt Rhodes"
by Kevin MacLeod
incompetech.com

My Documentary "Sriracha" Premieres in one week!
My Documentary "Sriracha" Premieres in one week!

My Documentary "Sriracha" Premieres in one week!

Top 10 Cyber Monday Deals for Filmmakers
Top 10 Cyber Monday Deals for Filmmakers

Griffin & Russell share 10 deals on filmmaking gear, and announce the first Indy Mogul SUBSCRIBERTHON!

Project Ed $1,000 video contest: https://projected.com/contests/18-words-of-celebration

DEAL LINKS

B&H wishlist with stuff we like: http://bhphotovideo.com/bnh/controller/home?O=wishListDetail_NEW.jsp&A=wishlistDetail&Q=&li=716B34A288
Amazon wishlist with stuff we like: http://amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/32GI1ECF7AJG6

1. Canon T3i only $499, with SD card, case: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/753762-REG/canon_5169b003_eos_rebel_t3i_dslr.html
Canon T3i bundled with 2 lenses, $614: http://amazon.com/gp/product/B00GT605X6/ref=Cpvd_td_wk48_canont3i?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-4&pf_rd_r=18ZRGE4VTV59BMP16HHE&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1682961262&pf_rd_i=761198

2. Nikon D3200, $370 on eBay: http://ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=301028095002

3. Panasonic GH3, $900 with SD card, case: http://amazon.com/gp/feature.html/ref=Cpvd_dslr_wk48_PanaGX7?ie=UTF8&docId=1001499771&plgroup=1&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-8&pf_rd_r=18ZRGE4VTV59BMP16HHE&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1682879822&pf_rd_i=761198

4. Sony Action Cam AS-15 only $120: http://amazon.com/dp/B0090EC5MS/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_nS_ttl?_encoding=UTF8&colid=32GI1ECF7AJG6&coliid=I241AEPPVAZRZP

5. Free 32GB SanDisk Extreme microSD with GoPro Hero3+ purchase: http://gopro.com
$10 SanDisk 16GB SD cards: http://bestbuy.com/site/ultra-16gb-secure-digital-high-capacity-sdhc-uhs-i-class-10-memory-card/4957245.p?id=1218582257536&skuId=4957245&st=cyber-sale-cameras-and-camcorders-114611&cp=5&lp=13

6. Big discount off Steadicam Merlin 2 (camera stabilizer), $350: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/839957-REG/steadicam_merlin2_merlin_2_camera_stabilizing.html

7. Tascam DR-100mkII (audio recorder), $240: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/832911-REG/tascam_dr_100mkii_portable_2_channel.html
Tascam DR-40, $140: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/821259-REG/tascam_dr_40_4_track_handheld_digital.html

8. WD 1TB hard drive, $60: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/965069-REG/wd_wdbuzg0010bbk_nesn_1tb_elements_portable_hard.html

9. HitFilm Ultimate editing software, $100 off: http://hitfilm.com

10: $20 Sunpak LED light: http://amazon.com/dp/B0070AVNYU/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_S_ttl?_encoding=UTF8&colid=32GI1ECF7AJG6&coliid=I1NSIT921ZXC7G

Working With Actors: An Interview - Part 2
Working With Actors: An Interview - Part 2

Keep up with Kevin at:
http://facebook.com/RamtownBoy
http://twitter.com/KevinIntro
http://kevininterdonato.com

Dirty Dead Con Men Indiegogo Page:
http://indiegogo.com/projects/dirty-dead-con-men

This week, part 2 of our interview with actor, Kevin Interdonato, covering topics such as filmmaker egos, Kevin's current project, and what he expects from directors he works for.

THIS WEEK'S VIDEO LINKS:

"The Birth and Death of The Day" Short Film Starring Kevin:
http://youtu.be/BHrbvralcLw

"Blue Collar Boys" Trailer:
http://youtu.be/_aqiyvV5LYY

"The Business of Acting":
http://youtu.be/iyqnMD9R9hk

Shotgun Mics - Good Enough For Voice Over?
Shotgun Mics - Good Enough For Voice Over?

My shotgun mic (Azden SGM-1X): http://amzn.com/B0000ARKW3/?tag=griffhammo-20
-vs-
Voice over mic (Behringer B-2 Pro): http://amzn.com/B000CZ0RLA/?tag=griffhammo-20

This week on Indy News, I find out how my shotgun mic stacks up against a traditional voice over mic, we check out a viral video stunt from Jean-Claude Van Damme, a parody of that video from Channing Tatum, innovative new music video formats, a new way to promote your film's crowdfunding campaign, and an infographic that explains the common problems to avoid in your screenplay.

THIS WEEK'S VIDEOS:

Jean-Claude Van Damme Viral Video:
http://youtu.be/M7FIvfx5J10

Channing Tatum Split Video Parody:
http://youtu.be/WCCm54rt6Uk

Bob Dylan Interactive "Like A Rolling Stone" Music Video:
http://video.bobdylan.com/desktop.html

Pharell 24 Hour "Happy" Music Video:
http://24hoursofhappy.com/


Script Reader Infographic:
http://i.imgur.com/T22gGBO.png

Music
incompetech.com

Acting In Indie Films!  Kevin Interdonato Interview Pt. 1
Acting In Indie Films! Kevin Interdonato Interview Pt. 1

This week, Russ sits down with actor, Kevin Interdonato, to discuss various topics, including his experiences working with indie film directors, the current state of film festivals, and how first-time directors should go about getting in touch with actors.

Check out Kevin's Reel here:
http://youtu.be/LreaD9iutVE

Watch Never Among Friends (The Full Film) here:
http://youtu.be/F1DdyOga-S0

http://kevininterdonato.com/

Music by
Kevin MacLeod
incompetech.com

Live: What's the best way to distribute your film online?
Live: What's the best way to distribute your film online?

Live: What's the best way to distribute your film online?

Time to Enter Film Festivals!
Time to Enter Film Festivals!

Griffin's rough cut of "Sriracha" is complete, and he talks about the process of entering film festivals. New firmware unlocks RAW recording on his Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, a crazy in-camera effect, how to animate photos, Bryan Cranston's low-budget project, and a versatile new stabilizer for lightweight cameras.

VIDEO LINKS

Weird wobbly string video: https://youtube.com/watch?v=MoUQdcLmz5g&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3i6rMtIIVOnKXx7SHMvaUQ&index=1

Tutorial: animating photographs (parallax effect): https://youtube.com/watch?v=ZVrYyX3bHI8&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3i6rMtIIVOnKXx7SHMvaUQ&index=2

"Writer's Block" trailer (starring Bryan Cranston): https://youtube.com/watch?v=lywCmKqGv24&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3i6rMtIIVOnKXx7SHMvaUQ&index=3

Cinevate Morpheus demo: https://youtube.com/watch?v=-7qLgkhoqMI&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3i6rMtIIVOnKXx7SHMvaUQ&index=4

Why You Should Go To A Drive-In Theater
Why You Should Go To A Drive-In Theater

Last week, Russell was in attendance at the Delsea Drive-in, the last drive-in movie theater in New Jersey. He met up with C.C. and Rana from the DRIVE-IN Film Festival, a group dedicated to getting the word out about drive-in theaters across the country, and he also got a tour of the grounds from owner, John "Doc" DeLeonardis, MD.

Find more information about the DRIVE-IN Film Festival here:
http://driveinfilmfestival.com/

For more information about the Delsea Drive-In:
http://delseadrive-in.com/

Share your own drive-in stories in the comments below!

LIVE: Griffin's Madly Editing!
LIVE: Griffin's Madly Editing!

LIVE: Griffin's Madly Editing!

How much does 30 seconds of news footage cost?
How much does 30 seconds of news footage cost?

The answer: a lot! With an update on his Sriracha documentary, Griffin talks about submitting to film festivals, using a blue screen for lower third graphics, and the cost of licensing old news footage.

VIDEO LINKS

Why use a blue screen?! http://youtube.com/watch?v=1Y-pfTXkk9A
Math Tricks for Filmmakers: http://youtube.com/watch?v=BjrVeQ8n5hw
Filter System for GoPro: http://youtube.com/watch?v=3g2NvQ6DfV4
Win $1,000 from Online Video Contests: http://youtu.be/5KpaiIsOwyY

Youtube Music Awards Recap: Indy Mogul Goes to Korea!
Youtube Music Awards Recap: Indy Mogul Goes to Korea!

This week, Russ went through over 5 hours of footage he recorded in South Korea and condensed it down to under 7 minutes, in this recap of his week working as a creator for the Youtube Music Awards!

Check out both teams' channels:

http://youtube.com/KRTVTV
http://youtube.com/Callux
http://youtube.com/JustKiddingFilms
http://youtube.com/DavidChoiMusic
http://youtube.com/SeoulisticVideos
http://youtube.com/FinalCutKing
http://youtube.com/VFXBro
http://youtube.com/MysteryGuitarMan
http://youtube.com/SimonAndMartina

Check out the other videos made while in Korea here:

Youtube All-Stars - Why I Love Korea (SeoulisticVideos) - http://youtu.be/3qkclkUJtd4

Evil Zombie Prank (Callux) - http://youtu.be/pxbuwXyZBc4

Korea Happy Time (JustKiddingFilms) - http://youtu.be/TcBgFDTBSl4

Eating Live Octopus (JustKiddingParty) - http://youtu.be/QSNfb8xDiq8

How To Speak Korean (Hallyuback) - http://youtu.be/X0mL-3wZoiI

Rollercoaster - David Choi - Live and Unplugged in Seoul, Korea (DavidChoiMusic) - http://youtu.be/eRy8I7GjYO0

LIVE: Fast-Approaching Film Festival Deadlines!
LIVE: Fast-Approaching Film Festival Deadlines!

LIVE: Fast-Approaching Film Festival Deadlines!

Review: Filter System for GoPro Hero3 (Fotodiox WonderPana Go)
Review: Filter System for GoPro Hero3 (Fotodiox WonderPana Go)

Griffin reviews the Fotodiox WonderPana Go, a filter system for the GoPro Hero3 and Hero3+.

$1,000 Giveaway! http://onlinevideocontests.com/contest/5883

VIDEO LINKS

Cheetah Licks a GoPro Hero3+: http://youtube.com/watch?v=bkTuoGhbCSs&list=PL-3mr0QREVv1IdkotXOLcVtaydZRhpgfz&index=1

DJI Phantom 2 Vision vs. GoPro Hero3: http://youtube.com/watch?v=9GWFfBEbkZg&list=PL-3mr0QREVv1IdkotXOLcVtaydZRhpgfz&index=2

WonderPana Go (Hero3 filter system): http://youtube.com/watch?v=6BC0YTSZnr0&list=PL-3mr0QREVv1IdkotXOLcVtaydZRhpgfz&index=3

$1,000 Giveaway—Online Video Contests: http://youtube.com/watch?v=sh9SSuPVpJ8&list=PL-3mr0QREVv1IdkotXOLcVtaydZRhpgfz&index=4

Korean Street Music in Low Light—Voigtländer 25mm f/0.95
Korean Street Music in Low Light—Voigtländer 25mm f/0.95

Russ went around Seoul, South Korea, in the Insadong district, recording some of the local street performers as a way to test out his new Voigtlander 25mm lens, a lens with an incredibly low f-stop of f/0.95, allowing the camera to capture very good looking images in low light situations.

Check out our group's channels:

http://youtube.com/KRTVTV
http://youtube.com/Callux
http://youtube.com/JustKiddingFilms
http://youtube.com/DavidChoiMusic
http://youtube.com/SeoulisticVideos

Check out the other videos made while in Korea here:

Youtube All-Stars - Why I Love Korea (SeoulisticVideos) - http://youtu.be/3qkclkUJtd4

Evil Zombie Prank (Callux) - http://youtu.be/pxbuwXyZBc4

Korea Happy Time (JustKiddingFilms) - http://youtu.be/TcBgFDTBSl4

Eating Live Octopus (JustKiddingParty) - http://youtu.be/QSNfb8xDiq8

How To Speak Korean (Hallyuback) - http://youtu.be/X0mL-3wZoiI

Rollercoaster - David Choi - Live and Unplugged in Seoul, Korea (DavidChoiMusic) - http://youtu.be/eRy8I7GjYO0

Indy Mogul in Korea Update!
Indy Mogul in Korea Update!

Russ gives us a quick update on what he's been up to in Seoul, South Korea this week as he works on his own video to help promote the Youtube Music Awards, airing this Sunday, November 3rd!

Check out our group's channels:

http://youtube.com/KRTVTV
http://youtube.com/Callux
http://youtube.com/JustKiddingFilms
http://youtube.com/DavidChoiMusic
http://youtube.com/SeoulisticVideos

Check out the other videos made while in Korea here:

Youtube All-Stars - Why I Love Korea (SeoulisticVideos) - http://youtu.be/3qkclkUJtd4

Evil Zombie Prank (Callux) - http://youtu.be/pxbuwXyZBc4

Korea Happy Time (JustKiddingFilms) - http://youtu.be/TcBgFDTBSl4

Eating Live Octopus (JustKiddingParty) - http://youtu.be/QSNfb8xDiq8

How To Speak Korean (Hallyuback) - http://youtu.be/X0mL-3wZoiI

Rollercoaster - David Choi - Live and Unplugged in Seoul, Korea (DavidChoiMusic) - http://youtu.be/eRy8I7GjYO0

Breaking Down the Final Scene of "Breaking Bad"
Breaking Down the Final Scene of "Breaking Bad"

SPOILER ALERT, obviously. Griffin and Russell recreate the final shot sequence of "Breaking Bad," in order to understand some of the visual choices made by the show creators.

LIVE: Russell's in Korea / Griffin's on British Radio!
LIVE: Russell's in Korea / Griffin's on British Radio!

LIVE: Russell's in Korea / Griffin's on British Radio!

Scariest Horror Short Films by YOU!
Scariest Horror Short Films by YOU!

For Mogulween, we're showcasing the scariest, funniest Moguler-made short films, submitted for our "Terror Trials" contest.

The top 6 judges' favorites: http://youtube.com/watch?v=qvZppvkKQk4&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3pyAmV2wF_CuQaxjXPAiC6&index=1

All 85 films, starting with the 6 honorable mentions: http://youtube.com/watch?v=Z29k1SM4OE0&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3pyAmV2wF_CuQaxjXPAiC6&index=7

The Project Ed "Scary Words" top entries: http://youtube.com/watch?v=JOFVj9sQL38&list=PL-3mr0QREVv17u2GY0g1bPUTC4OINunVu

LIVE: Heisenberg without facial hair?!
LIVE: Heisenberg without facial hair?!

LIVE: Heisenberg without facial hair?!

Applying a Bald Cap to Become Walter White
Applying a Bald Cap to Become Walter White

Griffin dons his first bald cap to emulate Walter White from "Breaking Bad." Including a test film: "Walter Chooses a Hat." Russell reports on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 4K smartphone, the Rodegrip for iPhone, and the fate of the Ikonoskop D2 RAW camera.

VIDEO LINKS

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 4K video test: http://youtube.com/watch?v=87nDlOPSPog&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3-Fa5qvE4RqqV9mJueVYif&index=1

RODEgrip & RODEgrip+ http://youtube.com/watch?v=gvQtig8qNwk&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3-Fa5qvE4RqqV9mJueVYif&index=2

Ikonoskop D2 test film: http://youtube.com/watch?v=U_MHPWgp8Qc&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3-Fa5qvE4RqqV9mJueVYif&index=3

Elle Schneider talks Digital Bolex at Hacking Arts: http://youtube.com/watch?v=RxkGiq9OT08&list=PL-3mr0QREVv3-Fa5qvE4RqqV9mJueVYif&index=4


MORE INFO: INDY MOGUL TERROR TRIALS

All entries should follow the rules below, fit within the time limit, and be uploaded to YouTube. Then, e-mail the link to mogulermade@gmail.com (with "Terror Trials" in the subject line) on the due date. (I'll check the entries the next morning.) Please use original content, and don't include copyrighted material.

3-MINUTE SHORT FILM (due Wednesday, October 23)
You have up to three minutes (doesn't have to be 3:00—could be 30 seconds!) to present a scary film—well, it doesn't have to be scary as long as it's Halloween or horror-themed. I'll try to honor lots of different short films in yet-to-be-determined categories. Most blood? Best costume? Scariest? Best acting? Who knows?!

DIY Horror FX : Indy Mogul Terror Trials
DIY Horror FX : Indy Mogul Terror Trials

Today, we go through everyone's entries for the DIY Terror Trial, selecting the top 3 videos that were submitted. Not an easy task as they were all very good!

VIDEO LINKS:

Director Dani V - DIY Gash:
http://youtu.be/uAm1c1aW3H8

NapramAwesome - Gunshot Wound:
http://youtu.be/8TJvdi1deIY

GMH Films - In-Camera Head Smash:
http://youtu.be/Ik2tTBFElM0

Turtledude Productions - Thick Gel Blood Tutorial:
http://youtu.be/IHiU0dwCpZQ

The Phantom Monk - DIY Knife Slash Effect:
http://youtu.be/6fGoEyx5Dp0

CnJz96 - Zombie Bite Makeup:
http://youtu.be/IzoP5-1V3fs

Green Star Animation - Fake Wound:
http://youtu.be/-Qwjgt0sS-Q

ULearn FX - Pumpkin Changing Face:
http://youtu.be/IoBOCGct3PA

Livestreaming thru the Blackmagic Pocket Cam!
Livestreaming thru the Blackmagic Pocket Cam!

Livestreaming thru the Blackmagic Pocket Cam!

3D Scan my Head, Explode my Head!
3D Scan my Head, Explode my Head!

Griffin gets a 3D scan of his head at the CU Community Fab Lab, while Russell reports on a hack attack against Adobe Creative Cloud, a spooky marketing stunt for "Carrie," and our friends at Project Ed show us how to create DIY slime!

Download 3D scan of Griffin's head! (.obj file): https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B5im_xUi3iNXdVdlVEZZZUVEWk0/edit?usp=sharing

List/map of Fab Labs around the world: http://wiki.fablab.is/wiki/Portal:Labs

VIDEO LINKS

Erik Beck recreates "Cabin in the Woods" effects: http://youtube.com/watch?v=b7PVdehbp-I&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0J6NKB5lteAFBpAmEJsVrM&index=1

Telekinetic Coffee Shop Surpirse: http://youtube.com/watch?v=VlOxlSOr3_M&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0J6NKB5lteAFBpAmEJsVrM&index=2

GoPro Hero3+ vs. Hero3 comparison: http://youtube.com/watch?v=Y0bGzSMr2C8&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0J6NKB5lteAFBpAmEJsVrM&index=3

Starcraft: Brood War (Live Action) http://youtube.com/watch?v=5zEObRyj4rg&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0J6NKB5lteAFBpAmEJsVrM&index=4


MORE INFO: INDY MOGUL TERROR TRIALS

All entries should follow the rules below, fit within the time limit, and be uploaded to YouTube. Then, e-mail the link to mogulermade@gmail.com (with "Terror Trials" in the subject line) on the due date. (I'll check the entries the next morning.) Please use original content, and don't include copyrighted material.

1-MINUTE DIY PROJECT (due Wednesday, October 16)
Have a cool horror or Halloween-themed DIY project or tutorial? In one minute or less, show us your build or filmmaking technique, and demonstrate what it accomplishes. I'll honor winners in several categories—perhaps best prop build, best costume, best make-up effect, best lighting, or camera trick, etc.

3-MINUTE SHORT FILM (due Wednesday, October 23)
You have up to three minutes (doesn't have to be 3:00—could be 30 seconds!) to present a scary film—well, it doesn't have to be scary as long as it's Halloween or horror-themed. I'll try to honor lots of different short films in yet-to-be-determined categories. Most blood? Best costume? Scariest? Best acting? Who knows?!

Music Explains Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Music Explains Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Griffin's enlists his musician friends to help explain his new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera.

VIDEO LINKS

Dave Dugdale Q&A about BMPCC: https://youtube.com/watch?v=IND3IoHVOB4

Warner Bros' Creepy Basement: https://youtube.com/watch?v=wVRovDIZxwI

Hands-on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera feat. Dave Dugdale!
Hands-on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera feat. Dave Dugdale!

Hands-on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera feat. Dave Dugdale!

Inside Warner Bros' Creepy Basement
Inside Warner Bros' Creepy Basement

This week, Griffin travels to the murky depths of the Warner Bros Studio props department! Also, Russell goes over the new GoPro Hero 3+ camera, the first affordable high-speed Edgertronic camera, and footage from an aerial video crash in Manhattan.

Mogulween Intro by
Willem Serne
http://youtube.com/TheNinthFilms

Listen to Russell on the "Focus on Film" Podcast here:
http://stormfrontpros.com/podcast/FiF173.mp3
http://stormfrontpros.com/filminfocus/

This week's video links:

Aerial Video Crash Footage:
http://youtu.be/_U8iHn_2l0U

GoPro Hero 3+ Black vs Hero 3 Black - Low Light Test:
http://youtu.be/WPc4KA413zE

Edgertronic Kickstarter Video:
http://youtu.be/r4DEDGSZzmM

$1,000 / $250 Cash Prizes this Mogulween!
$1,000 / $250 Cash Prizes this Mogulween!

Welcome to Mogulween! Griffin previews a month of horror-themed filmmaking tips, and explains two different video contests!

PROJECT ED SCARY WORDS CONTEST
Click here for rules and submissions: https://projected.com/contests/11


MORE INFO: INDY MOGUL TERROR TRIALS

All entries should follow the rules below, fit within the time limit, and be uploaded to YouTube. Then, e-mail the link to mogulermade@gmail.com (with "Terror Trials" in the subject line) on the due date. (I'll check the entries the next morning.) Please use original content, and don't include copyrighted material.

1-MINUTE DIY PROJECT (due Wednesday, October 16)
Have a cool horror or Halloween-themed DIY project or tutorial? In one minute or less, show us your build or filmmaking technique, and demonstrate what it accomplishes. I'll honor winners in several categories—perhaps best prop build, best costume, best make-up effect, best lighting, or camera trick, etc.

3-MINUTE SHORT FILM (due Wednesday, October 23)
You have up to three minutes (doesn't have to be 3:00—could be 30 seconds!) to present a scary film—well, it doesn't have to be scary as long as it's Halloween or horror-themed. I'll try to honor lots of different short films in yet-to-be-determined categories. Most blood? Best costume? Scariest? Best acting? Who knows?!

LIVE: The Return of Griffin! 10/2/2013
LIVE: The Return of Griffin! 10/2/2013

LIVE: The Return of Griffin! 10/2/2013

Terror Trials & Spooky Words (cash prize!) contests: http://youtube.com/watch?v=SnYrWQaixU4

Is Digital Bolex RAW video worth the pricetag?
Is Digital Bolex RAW video worth the pricetag?

While Russell investigates sample RAW video clips from the Digital Bolex D16, Griffin reports on LucasFilm's real-time visual effects, how to build a rotating room (for Inception-style effects), several announcements from YouTube—Top Fans and a new Audio Library—and a Mogulween video contest where you could win $250, or even $1000!

Download Digital Bolex D16 test footage:
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bz8fRQ1x0sVNY2Y0LU40U2M4NFE/edit?usp=sharing
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bz8fRQ1x0sVNMnNtRWRXanJEZmM/edit?usp=sharing

Register for the YouTube Creator Academy: http://creatoracademy.withgoogle.com

Halloween video contest: https://projected.com/contests/11

VIDEO LINKS

Justin & Erik's commercial on TV! http://youtube.com/watch?v=JVH8awbAfSI&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0MtkHtrK3CP6xYFx_liKOk&index=1

LucasFilm shows off Star Wars 1313 concept: http://youtube.com/watch?v=CdsFEMDceNg&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0MtkHtrK3CP6xYFx_liKOk&index=2

The making of Infinite Zoom time lapse: http://youtube.com/watch?v=2FXJoTaBgFQ&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0MtkHtrK3CP6xYFx_liKOk&index=3

Scary Word Video Contest: http://youtube.com/watch?v=u6rShfMBt0g&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0MtkHtrK3CP6xYFx_liKOk&index=4

A Quick Update on Russell's Short Film!
A Quick Update on Russell's Short Film!

Russ gives a quick update on how his short film is going with today's video. Also, be sure to congratulate Kris on his wedding and Jason on his new baby!

Today's Video Links:

How to prepare an Adobe Premiere project for Audio Post:
Part 1 - http://youtu.be/6ltD0paf9Gw
Part 2 - http://youtu.be/L5C91Zh8cKs
Part 3 - http://youtu.be/Gtf-i4rSsjc

Jake Zetter's VFX Reels:
http://youtu.be/RQDCSR-ogiA
http://youtu.be/VwNgwXKwOFQ

Danger Inc Podcast Featuring Russell Talking About His Short Film:
http://youtu.be/hNr250R5cd0

Russ' Short Film "Terror Baby" (2008):
http://youtu.be/XL2Jf_Nm9fM

LIVE: Minus One Griffin! Sep 25 2013
LIVE: Minus One Griffin! Sep 25 2013

LIVE: Minus One Griffin! Sep 25 2013

Hacked GH2 vs Unhacked GH2 : Indy News
Hacked GH2 vs Unhacked GH2 : Indy News

Hacked vs Unhacked Images:
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BwtcdG_A5uHFeDRHcGpkV1hhNFk/edit?usp=sharing
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BwtcdG_A5uHFOGVldFUyWnNfaTA/edit?usp=sharing
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BwtcdG_A5uHFdGRqaVRsaTlUQTQ/edit

Griffin and Russell compare their GH2's this week, one hacked and one unhacked, to see if it really makes that big a difference in video quality. Also, Griffin shows how he incorporated his GoPro Hero 3 into his documentary shoot, and compares the iPhone 5s video camera to the iPhone 4s.

THIS WEEK'S VIDEO LINKS:

Russell's How-To Video on Hacking the GH2:
http://youtu.be/5yGf1fvjbdA

Dave Dugdale/Dave Knop Camera Bag Arrangements:
http://youtu.be/HzGSkXN2pJA

Griffin's Sriracha Trailer and J-Cuts:
http://youtu.be/-EUIov_eK2Y

Music by Kevin MacLeod
incompetech.com
Tracks:
"C-Funk"
"Dirt Rhodes"
"Funkorama"
"Protofunk"

"Sriracha" Trailer! (What's a J cut?)
"Sriracha" Trailer! (What's a J cut?)

Griffin is shooting the final footage for his Sriracha documentary, and here's a trailer he made for CBS News!

LIVE: Griffin's in LA! Sep 18 2013
LIVE: Griffin's in LA! Sep 18 2013

LIVE: Griffin's in LA! Sep 18 2013

Filmmakers Clash in Las Vegas : Indy News
Filmmakers Clash in Las Vegas : Indy News

Griffin & Russell head to Las Vegas for the Film Fights convention, find out if the iPhone 5S has any filmmaker-friendly features, and share the meme that's taken off since last weeks episode.

In-Camera Edited Films: http://youtube.com/watch?v=yzzUZGAt9u4&list=PL-3mr0QREVv2tjIYu74m0c85SHL_45sxl&index=4

Indy Mogul Reddit: http://reddit.com/r/indymogul

VIDEO LINKS:

Short Documentary "Father Son Run": http://youtube.com/watch?v=WQPJpSNHmBg&list=PL-3mr0QREVv2tjIYu74m0c85SHL_45sxl&index=1

Canon experimental low-light sensor: http://youtube.com/watch?v=eHnUtmenGQ0&list=PL-3mr0QREVv2tjIYu74m0c85SHL_45sxl&index=2

FFcon video by Jason Spencer: http://youtube.com/watch?v=iIP6YWBf0TY&list=PL-3mr0QREVv2tjIYu74m0c85SHL_45sxl&index=3

Challenge: No Editing Software Allowed!
Challenge: No Editing Software Allowed!

It's Friday, so we have a special feature for you! Two short films we produced in Las Vegas. But there was one rule that made this particularly challenging, and you'll find out how Russell's old MiniDV cam outperformed Griffin's Panasonic GH3!

Follow Indy Mogul Across The Internets!
Twitter: http://twitter.com/indymogul
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Reddit: http://reddit.com/r/indymogul

Check out all the fight entries on your mobile device:
Big Apple City America: http://youtu.be/g7tW7SnCbO8
A Nice Scottish Boy: http://youtu.be/IgVWwC3p85o
All My Lives: http://youtu.be/IUqL16jJZLYa statue
The Marvelous Vagin: http://youtu.be/gEhhXVUTWPM
A Statue In Venice: http://youtu.be/eNgqkkpJ1GA
The Man With The Map: http://youtu.be/DdagKS_pkoY

Welcome to Indy Mogul! (30-sec Trailer)
Welcome to Indy Mogul! (30-sec Trailer)

For low-budget filmmakers looking to improve, Indy Mogul has over 1,200 videos full of DIY moviemaking techniques!

Subscribe to Indy Mogul: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=indymogul

LIVE: Will the new GoPro shoot 4K or 240fps?! Sep 11 2013
LIVE: Will the new GoPro shoot 4K or 240fps?! Sep 11 2013

LIVE: Will the new GoPro shoot 4K or 240fps?! Sep 11 2013

How BIG is 4K video? : INDY NEWS Season 3 Premiere!
How BIG is 4K video? : INDY NEWS Season 3 Premiere!

Do you need a new 4K TV or video camera? We find out just how big 4K is, and if Griffin can save Russell from the Darknet. Plus, editing without touching your computer, a wide angle lens review, and a DIY ND filter for a GoPro Hero3!

Watch the live season 2 finale of Indy News: http://youtube.com/watch?v=-WX1DU74P6E

VIDEO LINKS

LG 4K television meteor prank: http://youtube.com/watch?v=ynvKWYvyCqw&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0fKJhLJeZG1EISfPxBni1t&index=1

Editing with Gestures (Leap Motion / Editors Keys): http://youtube.com/watch?v=tDQODtxSAKM&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0fKJhLJeZG1EISfPxBni1t&index=2

Dave Dugdale's Wide-Angle Lens Review: http://youtube.com/watch?v=-jn-YMuhuB0&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0fKJhLJeZG1EISfPxBni1t&index=3

Tom Antos' DIY ND filter for a GoPro: http://youtube.com/watch?v=Wyl_6E9QmZ4&list=PL-3mr0QREVv0fKJhLJeZG1EISfPxBni1t&index=4

LIVE: Which editing platform do you use? Sep 4 2013
LIVE: Which editing platform do you use? Sep 4 2013

LIVE: Which editing platform do you use? Sep 4 2013

LIVE: Film Fights in Las Vegas, Russell trapped in the Darknet
LIVE: Film Fights in Las Vegas, Russell trapped in the Darknet

LIVE: Film Fights in Las Vegas, Russell trapped in the Darknet

LIVE: Is Russell still lost in the Darknet? Aug 21, 2013
LIVE: Is Russell still lost in the Darknet? Aug 21, 2013

LIVE: Is Russell still lost in the Darknet? Aug 21, 2013

10 Household Hacks for Filmmakers : Indy News
10 Household Hacks for Filmmakers : Indy News

In the live season two finale of Indy News, Griffin shares 10 household alternatives to expensive filmmaking gear. Plus, something happens to Russell.

(This is a re-upload of the original live broadcast, which lost a couple minutes due to technical difficulties. Original livestream: http://youtube.com/watch?v=k9d0mtGnB64

VIDEO LINKS

Skyfall chase on Epix DIY Effects: http://youtube.com/watch?v=mkxiJ5RAFY4
Paranormal Activity 4 Levitation: http://youtube.com/watch?v=s6jnMMuaYN0

How-to: DIY video light: http://youtube.com/watch?v=NFzIP_TN75A
How-to: DIY teleprompter: http://youtube.com/watch?v=n5_B8yksQmo

Short Film Equipment Rundown : FRIDAY 101 Season Finale!
Short Film Equipment Rundown : FRIDAY 101 Season Finale!

Equipment List:
Canon t3i:
Audio-Technica AT8035 Shotgun Condenser Mic: http://bhphotovideo.com/bnh/controller/home?O=&sku=97711&Q=&is=REG&A=details
Rycote Softie Windscreen: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/207238-REG/Rycote_033052_Standard_Hole_Softie_Windscreen.html
Zoom h4n: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/600761-REG/Zoom_H4N_H4n_Handy_Mobile_4_Track.html
Opteka GLD-400 47" Camera Slider: http://amazon.com/Opteka-GLD-400-47-inch-Camera-Stabilization/dp/B00519VUFE/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top
FancierStudio Softbox Lighting Kit: http://amazon.com/Lighting-Chromakey-Flourescent-lightstand-9004S-3/dp/B003Y31CAC/ref=sr_1_15?ie=UTF8&qid=1376602136&sr=8-15&keywords=softbox+3+light
Delkin Car Mount: http://bhphotovideo.com/c/product/610980-REG/Delkin_Devices_DDMOUNT_SUCTION_Fat_Gecko_Dual_Suction_Camera.html
FancierStudio DSLR Rig With Follow Focus/Matte Box: http://amazon.com/JRFOTO-RIG-Follow-Focus-Counterweight/dp/B005UF3G2Y/ref=lh_ni_t?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=A2ISCC5HPW8KU9
Glidecam HD2000: http://amazon.com/Glidecam-HD-2000-Hand-Held-Stabilizer/dp/B0020LB0MO/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1376555270&sr=1-1&keywords=glidecam+2000+hd
ProAm 12' Jib: http://amazon.com/ProAm-USA-DVC200-Camera-Extension/dp/B003D0HUUW/ref=pd_sim_p_8
ProAm Jib Stand: http://amazon.com/ProAm-USA-Stand-Camera-Crane/dp/B004VS9G2U/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376556016&sr=8-1
Bescor MP101 Motorized Pan Head: http://amazon.com/Bescor-MP101-Video-Motorized-Head/dp/B0000AUR21/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376556835&sr=8-1
Neewer CN-160 LED Light: http://amazon.com/Neewer%C2%AE-CN-160-camera-video-light/dp/B004TJ6JH6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376557854&sr=8-1
NP-F9760 Replacement Battery: http://amazon.com/Maximal-NP-F950-F970-Replacement-Camcorder/dp/B001FA0B3U/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376615515&sr=8-1
Set of 3 Light Stands: http://ebay.com/itm/Set-of-3-Linco-Flora-Heavy-Duty-Spring-Cushioned-Light-Stands-Tripods-8408-/261041209575?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3cc744c0e7

This week, on the season finale of Friday 101, we run down the list of equipment used to make Russ' short film over the last few weeks of shows!

Follow Russ on Twitter: @RussellRules

Check out Kris' Short Films:
http://youtube.com/Nightcast22

Music by
Kevin MacLeod

Friday 101 Theme by
Abhilash Buch
http://soundcloud.com/SoapAndFoam

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