Yearly Archives: 2017

Pixar in a Box reaches Season 3

Pixar in a Box reaches Season 3

A collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy, sponsored by Disney, the Pixar in a Box project will have six new lessons in 2017. Discover what storyteller means at…

Panasonic VariCam LT Review, Part 2

Panasonic VariCam LT Review, Part 2

[This is the continuation of my VariCam LT review. If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, here it is.] Performance Resolution and Aliasing A confession: I shot most…

Review: Panasonic VariCam LT 4K Super35mm Cine Camera

Review: Panasonic VariCam LT 4K Super35mm Cine Camera

The VariCam LT is Panasonic’s “affordable” large single sensor VariCam, putting the core of the $55,000 VariCam 35 in a more compact package running $18,000 for the…

Canon: new LCOS and DLP projectors

Canon: new LCOS and DLP projectors

Along with a new flagship interchangeable lens LCOS projector, the REALiS WUX6500 Pro AV LCOS Projector, Canon introduced two new DLP models and a new lens for the DLP range…

After Effects Bootcamp for Avid Editors – Part 1

After Effects Bootcamp for Avid Editors – Part 1

If you’re a Media Composer editor looking to add After Effects to your editing toolkit, this first of a two part webinar series is a no-brainer…

Get Started Fast with Media Composer for Adobe Editors — Part 5

Get Started Fast with Media Composer for Adobe Editors — Part 5

This tutorial series is designed for Premiere Editors to get a quick look at the important, fundamental differences in Avid Media Composer, so they can get up to speed editing…

C700 in PNW: PDX Tuesday, SEA Thursday

C700 in PNW: PDX Tuesday, SEA Thursday

Canon’s C700 cine camera is now shipping, and Canon (who makes it), Koerner (who rents it), and Professional Video (who sells it) are throwing a couple of parties…

Attack of the Cyber Octopuses: Sci-Fi without CGI

Attack of the Cyber Octopuses: Sci-Fi without CGI

Imagine William Gibson’s cyberpunk universe and sci-fi products like Blade Runner, Terminator, Escape from New York, Aliens, Akira or Tetsuo the Iron Man and you’ve the inspiration…

AN INSIDERS PERSPECTIVE ON THE CREATIVE WORLD OF FILMMAKING

AN INSIDERS PERSPECTIVE ON THE CREATIVE WORLD OF FILMMAKING

With hundreds of careers and opportunities, the Filmmaking industry can be a unique experience for a Filmmaker. Options include pitching an idea, or a commission through screenwriting, casting, shooting, editing…

Skid Row Marathon: a story of redemption

Skid Row Marathon: a story of redemption

A criminal court judge starts a running club on L.A.’s notorious skid row. Fascinated by the project, Mark and Gabi Hayes decide to tell the story. That’s…