Nigel Alexander is one of the top skateboard filmmakers and has worked with the best of the best, from Paul Rodriguez to Torey Pudwill and more. He has also worked with amateurs like Lamont Holt who are leading skateboarding’s next generation. All of their footage comes together seamlessly for NKA Project.
Having a skateboard specifically set up for filming is key to shooting the best skateboard lines. In this week's episode of NKA Project, Nigel Alexander instructs viewers on how to set up the perfect board for filming. These DIY tips will definitely set your footage apart from just any other shooter at the skate park.
Have a friend who rips tranny but struggling to capture it on camera? Then this week's episode of NKA Project is a must-watch. Tune in as Nigel Alexander dishes out some helpful tips on how to make those skate park transitions look buttery smooth. Make sure to take some notes, however, so you're ready to get out there and shoot ASAP.
In this episode of "How to Film Skateboarding" on NKA Project, Nigel will teach you how to film skate lines down stairs. Once you watch and learn his technique you will definitely appreciate the skill set that goes into nailing this tricky shot. So grab your board, camera and start practicing.
Even if you're the only one in your crew pumped to skate, capture some epic lines with these tips in the latest installment of NKA Project's "How To" series. Nigel dishes out some helpful suggestions when using GoPro and cell-phone accessories alike, so pack your gear, lock down that shot, and get to work.
In this episode of How To Film Skateboarding on NKA Project, Nigel K. Alexander walks you through the basics of how to shoot long lens with a DSLR camera. So leave your tripod at home, strap up and get some shots.
In this week's episode of NKA Project, Nigel Alexander teaches you how to shoot awesome skate videos with your phone. Learn how to create a rig using a selfie stick and even helpful tips on camera positioning and placement. There'll be no excuse for janky cellphone footage after watching this episode.
This week on NKA Project, Nigel covers the basics of how to shoot time lapse clips. Watch as Nigel gives you tips on tripod usage, frames per second, slow shutter speed, and even how to use a Movo photo MTP-10. With these modest technical additions and techniques you'll be sure to elevate your skateboard edit with beautiful time lapse shots in no time.
If you want to add a stylized layer to your skate edit, learning how to shoot unique B-roll is key. In this week's edition of NKA Project, Nigel Alexander gives you pointers on what to look for when shooting B-roll. After watching this edit you'll be able to find a great shot in any moment.
Nigel Alexander's "How To Film Skateboarding" series continues on this week's episode of NKA Project. Nigel breaks down the basics of how to capture the best skate lines for your next video. Take note as Nigel explains the basics of camera positioning , pushing techniques and even the right skateboard to use.