Episode 8

Published on:

26th Jun 2020

#8 Start Making Money with Filmmaking NOW!

On today's episode we decided to zoom out and look at the very basics. If you start today without any prior skills or equipment, what would we recommend you to focus on?

We take a look at some common questions like, where to start? What camera to get? Is renting cameras a viable option? How to get your foot in the door?

00:00 - Start

01:14 - How to start right now without gear or skills - Learning resources

09:23 - What gear to get within a realistic budget

17:13 - Is renting gear a viable option?

19:02 - Networking with local videographers - offer help

30:10 - Once you have skills and gear, how to make money?


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William: https://www.instagram.com/accent.fukuoka

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Work : https://www.accent.studio

Nigel: https://www.instagram.com/stellerjayfilms

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Links discussed :

Phillip Bloom course https://www.mzed.com/courses/philip-bloom-cinematic-masterclass

BMPCC4K : https://amzn.to/3e6tXc4

Lumix GH5 : https://amzn.to/3e3ArIO

Lumix G7 : https://amzn.to/381avM2

Sigma 18-35 : https://amzn.to/3eazVJb

Olympus 12-40 : https://amzn.to/3cOPZ32

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About the Podcast

Le Film Nation
Filming, Business & Gear
LeFilmNation is a collaboration of 3 filmmakers named Nigel, William and Jon. Nigel, the crazy Canuck from Vancouver who enjoys travel outdoor films where he is sure to be seen flying his drone off some beach or boat. William the Frenchmen brings his expertise in photography and lighting to the table along with his eye for graphic designs. Jon, the energetic Icelandic Viking brings his passion for travel films along with a few crazy ideas or two to spice things up. Together they strive to build a global community bringing together like-minded individuals to share their film and business-related advice

About your hosts

William Fritsch

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William is a Photographer and Videographer in Fukuoka, Japan, where he opened his own studio last year.

Nigel Paquin

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Nigel is a filmmaker and drone pilot based in Fukuoka Japan who owns and operates StellerJay Films.

Jon Bear

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Jon Bear is a Filmmaking YouTuber from Iceland who spent many years in Japan, but now spends it all over the world.