Filmmakers Asking Film Questions23m21s

Filmmakers Asking Film Questions

Following the New Art Film Festival in Champaign, IL, Griffin answers questions about "Sriracha" at the monthly Champaign Movie Makers meeting. Plus, Chris & Oliver talk about their music video, "The Art of Pulling." Shot inside Shatterglass Studios, with my Panasonic GH3 camera and Rode NTG-3 shotg

In 360°, my interview setup with Ted Cruz2m10s

In 360°, my interview setup with Ted Cruz

On Wednesday, Mark Halperin interviewed Senator at the 3 West Club in New York City. I clamped my 360-degree camera—a Ricoh Theta S—to a chandelier to capture the Republican presidential candidate as he entered the room. Watch a clip from the Bloomberg Politics interview:

“Make a $3 film,” says Filmmaker Mark Duplass7m23s

“Make a $3 film,” says Filmmaker Mark Duplass

SXSW 2015 keynote speaker Mark Duplass has great advice for aspiring filmmakers. I share my top takeaways from his hour-long talk in Austin, Texas. Watch Mark Duplass’ 2015 SXSW Film keynote: My recap of Casey Neistat’s 2014 Film keynote:

How to Shoot Beautiful Wedding Films6m27s

How to Shoot Beautiful Wedding Films

Wedding films are a big part of Griffin's freelance videography business, so today he shares his tips—how to book clients, setting up cameras and microphones, and editing emotional short films. (A popular segment I produced for an episode of "Indy News," which originally aired Feb. 11, 2013.) Foll

Challenge: iPhone-only shoot4m22s

Challenge: iPhone-only shoot

My friends at Project Ed asked me to produce a vocab video, then threw me a curveball—no DSLR; I could only film with my iPhone. Check out the completed film, shot on an iPhone 5S: Follow Griffin on social media: Video eq

Sriracha—Full Movie with Director's Commentary34m39s

Sriracha—Full Movie with Director's Commentary

Documentary with commentary by director Griffin Hammond. WATCH THE FILM Vimeo: [BEST QUALITY, $2.99] YouTube: [BUY OR RENT] Amazon: [FREE FOR PRIME SUBSCRIBERS]

New Panasonic GH3 comparison vs. GH220m39s

New Panasonic GH3 comparison vs. GH2

Video equipment Griffin uses: Griffin receives his Panasonic GH3! And compares it to the previous model: GH2. Watch: Side-by-side low light (high ISO) test: COMPARED TO THE GH2, THE GH3 has: Slightly taller body, more weigh

How to set up your new Panasonic GH4 for Filmmaking14m41s

How to set up your new Panasonic GH4 for Filmmaking

Griffin explains all the Panasonic GH4 settings filmmakers need to know to optimize their new camera. Click here for Panasonic GH4 pricing and more info: Download the instruction manual PDF:

GoPro rides a MōVI stabilizer4m55s

GoPro rides a MōVI stabilizer

Griffin mounts his GoPro Hero3 onto the handle of a Freefly MōVI M10 camera stabilizer to see how the MoVI's gimbal and "Majestic Mode" stabilize a Canon 5D's moving shots. Watch Jason Lindsey's test film, "Super Hero School" at Follow Griffin on

B&H lent me some lenses for my travels!9m58s

B&H lent me some lenses for my travels!

I’ve been traveling for work a lot recently, and here are some of the lenses I’m taking with me. VIDEO LINKS Me on the red carpet at the Golden Globes: DIY Bluetooth Headphones:

How to Shoot a Time Lapse6m53s

How to Shoot a Time Lapse

Griffin shares how he shoots time lapses, using a wide-angle lens, 1000x ND filter and Panasonic GH4 with built-in intervalometer. Watch—How to Edit a Time Lapse in Final Cut Pro X: GEAR USED FOR TIME LAPSES The B+W neutral density filter (ND 1000x) I use: http://amzn.

Behind-the-Scenes with Jeff Daniels5m55s

Behind-the-Scenes with Jeff Daniels

Matt Negrin and Griffin Hammond describe the experience of producing a video with Jeff Daniels—as Will McAvoy—mimicking the visual style of "The Newsroom." Watch the Will McAvoy video: Follow Griffin on social media: Video equipment Gri

GH4 Crop Factor test + Free DVDs!8m27s

GH4 Crop Factor test + Free DVDs!

Griffin tests the crop factor and iPhone app on his new Panasonic GH4. Plus, free Sriracha DVDs for four lucky commenters! Buy Sriracha DVD or Blu-ray on my website: My Blu-ray on Amazon: Follow Griffin on social media: