#23 is so true.
The thought of being a director never entered my mind until last year.
Yet here I am. One short done. Directing two more and a music video in the next month. And a feature starting in january.
While working a fulltime job....
After 4 years if being an assistant director, I woulx buy my own equipment and start making films
I tried to post a full list of affordable options, but can't yet, as I'm a new user.
Try to message me at Mark at markhensley dot tv
I was in the same boat as you.
Realised how important lighting is, but didn't have the money to spend +$100 for every light.
My entire setup including rechargeable batteries was under $300