The Web Developer's Resource
- A long-running
archive of articles, tutorials and quick reference info. A very good
place to get to grips with a range of web design and building fundamentals.
Media World: Streaming Video Tutorials
- A mine of information
about streaming media with a collection of tutorials on audio, cideo
Sound Design - Film Sound Theory
- A fascinating site,
and the only place to start if you are interested in the use of sound
in film and video.
- Technical tutorials
providing step-by-step guides to shooting, capturing, editing and encoding
video for delivery on the web.
- Technical definitions
of the various formats you might film on.
TV Production Course
- There's plenty
to read in this hefty tutorial which goes into the details and some
of the theory involved in the process of television production.
Learning Alliance and QuickTime VR
- A clear description
of how to make QuicktimeVR panoramas and objects.
- Everything that
you might need to know about is linked to from within Dave Nacy's overview
of producing digital video using FireWire.
Media and iMovie Resources
- Everything about
iMovie and Quicktime with tutorials and explanations, mainly for mac
Courses, Learning & Distance Education
- A categorized directory
of online learning resources. Some of them cost, but there are many
hours of tutorials which are entirely free online.
Courses in Photography
Courses for Ezine Publishers
Graphic Design Courses
Tutorials & Online Web Design
- Articles and interviews,
as well as research links for the working writer.
into Screenwriting: script marketing
- Not be the most
flashily designed but when it comes to tips on writing for the movies
it's pretty unbeatable with invaluable inside information from business
resource offering a webpage to free joiners as well as news, info, articles
and some movies.
- Drew's Script-O-Rama,
the place you know and love for free movie scripts. Lots of draft versions
as well - see how movies developed through the writing stages.
GUTENBERG OFFICIAL HOME SITE
- One of the original
internet projects! The project stores and catalogues written texts which
are out of copyright and in the public domain.
Guild of Great Britain - Home
- There are 6800
known languages spoken in 191 countries. Fewer than 1,000 have writing
systems (the others are only spoken) and currently over 260 are represented
by on-line dictionaries. Here they are. Portal to every written word.
- Roget's Thesaurus
online. Very usable and often inspirational. When stuck, look it up.
- A useful destination
for writers of any kind. "Above all, it is a web site designed to help
writers overcome hurdles (including fear) that are preventing them from
producing pages on a regular basis."
Free Online Training Tutorials
- Free online tutorials
in a wide variety of training topics including programming, web development,
internet, linux, perl, windows, e-commerce, HTML, flash and MS Office.
Museum of Photography, Film & Television
- A nice site with
a range of online museum experiences for the virtual visitor. Plenty
of media history & info to be found in the Insight Collection.
University - articles and guides
- More than 60 guides,
some general, some more specific, including How To Shoot In A Car, Build
Your Own Steadicam, Copyright, Camera Reviews, Camerawork, etc.
- Journal and discussion
salon promoting a philosophical review of cinema and film studies. Combines
original review/articles with immediate email response and argument.
Deeper than the Hollywood view.
Online Virtual Tutor
- The Learning Alliance
provide the QuickTime VR Online Tutor, a self-paced course in creating
QTVR panoramas, objects, and scenes. A good overview of QTVR, how it
works, what it does, and how you create with it.
Film School Moviemaking Website
- Articles, turorials,
news and examples of short film for internet, distribution, scriptwriting,
editing etc. Good set of categorised links as well.
SoundSpeed Movie Database
- Plenty of useful
information on how to achieve good quality sound for your productions.
- Making Movies
- Articles to assist
the short film maker - including Actor's Agent, Hollywood Screenwriter,
Independent Cinema Distributor, Producing, DOP, Cinematographer, Casting,
Developing, Talent, Distributing Short Films, Sound Engineering, Screen
| Media Studies
- A collection of
very useful links for media studies students with descriptions of the
sites linked to. Provided by the Guardian for teachers and students