May 15th 2011 9:43PM

We have a excellent book resource to give away - for free!

Here are details – Please read this carefully!

How to enter:

- Follow StudioNow on Twitter (

(If you are already following no need to unfollow and refollow)

- Tweet the message you see below just ONE TIME! (There is no advantage to tweeting more than once. There is also no penalty for tweeting more than once but you won't have any better chance of winning and you may anger your own Twitter followers if you decide to tweet more than once)!

Enter to win a copy of "The Green Screen Handbook". Please RT. Info at:

We are excited to begin a series of giveaway contest, starting off with a resource from Wiley Publishers. This unique guide is a comprehensive how-to of professional production techniques, step-by-step instruction, and tips that can save you time and money. Learn when to use green screens instead of blue, find out how the pros operate in professional studios, and get amazing results-even on a shoestring budget.

Topics include matting and keying basics; setups using fabric, portable background panels, or paint; lighting and digital camera essentials; broadcast TV hardware switchers; professional HD and major motion picture compositing; multiple-colored screen composites (background, foregrounds, and objects); directing storyboards and talent; working with virtual sets; motion tracking; and much more.

More book details here and more information in a later post. The book will be awarded on May 31 via twitter. Good Luck!

AuthorDaniel Collins