Jay Evans

Jay Evans has spent the last 8 years working as a film editor, 4 of which have been with The Initiative Production Company. In his spare time he enjoys music, comedy, experimental cooking and getting lost in the woods.

How to Make a Movie Trailer

So you’re an independent filmmaker and want to make a movie trailer, but you’ve ...

How To Be Innovative and Turn Anything Into A Prop

Did you know you can create a prop out of anything?! Filmmaking is costly, ...

How To Film Complicated Scenes Without Showing Anything

Film school students can rest, knowing their complicated scenes can actually be accomplished if ...

See Just How Much You Can Learn From Bad CGI

This Corridor Crew series titled VFX Artists React To Bad And Great CGI will ...

The Importance Of Nutrition As An Actor

An article on why it’s important for actors to look after themselves, as well ...

Learn How To Light A Scene Like A Professional

The cinematography in a film is usually something people notice and appreciate, but the ...

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