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.
Filming your next skate part just got a little easier in this episode of NKA Project. Nigel K. Alexander gives you step-by-step instructions on how to film yourself skateboarding using a cell phone. So grab your phone and hit the streets, its time the world sees what you've been working on.
On this week's NKA Project, Nigel K. Alexander gives some helpful tips for framing fisheye shots on the Canon Rebel T3i. With the help of skater Carlos Lastra, Nigel helps his buddy Jack by showing him to fill the whole frame, dipping down to get a lower angle, and moving in-sync with the skater's movements. Above all else though, it just takes practice like anything else—so get out there and stack those clips with your crew!
In this episode of NKA Project, Nigel Alexander works with filmer and skateboarder Kevin Lozano to enhance some filming techniques with a Canon 7D. Watch the progression of how these couple of tips can take your shots from basic to professional in less then 5 minutes.
In this episode of NKA Project, Nigel Alexander gives you tips on how to capture the best angles when shooting skateboarding with the Nikon D3300 using a fisheye lens. It's not always about the camera settings, in this edit you'll learn how a few subtile camera placements and movements will make your footage look extra smooth.
While most skate filmers use their GoPro Hero 4 to film sick lines, Nigel K. Alexander shows you how to capture awesome photos as well. In this episode of NKA Project, Nigel highlights the GoPro Hero 4 30-frames-per-second burst mode. By using this setting you'll be able to capture the perfect photo.
In this episode of NKA Project, Nigel K. Alexander gives you the best tips you'll need for filming at skateparks. The most important thing to keep in mind is that not everyone at the skatepark is interested in your production needs, so make sure you take a look at this video so you know the proper etiquette when shooting in the park.
In this week's Halloween edition of NKA Project, Batman and Superman make a guest appearance as they battle it out in a Game of S-K-A-T-E. These Superheroes are no stranger to pain but watch and see who can take the shock of a taser in an attempt for the win.
Choosing the perfect angle while filming a double set can be tricky. In this edit, Nigel gives you plenty of options and suggestions for picking the best angles when filming a skateboarding trick. All you need is a GoPro and a selfie stick, and you'll be capturing hammers for your next skate film in no time.