Education & Inspiration

Golf Channel’s Sony PetaSite Storage

Golf Channel’s Sony PetaSite Storage

With the help of Sony, NBC’s Golf Channel can tee up the archive, drive home the petabytes and nail an eagle on the 4K HDR. Okay… I…

Shooting in the Arctic with “Tested” DP Joey Fameli

Shooting in the Arctic with “Tested” DP Joey Fameli

It is not often the call to head to the Arctic is dialed. For DP and Lead Producer of Adam Savage’s “Tested,” Joey Fameli picked up…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar Winner Hughes Winborne on “Fences”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar Winner Hughes Winborne on “Fences”

Hughes Winborne, ACE, is an Oscar-winning editor (Crash, 2005) who has cut more than two dozen feature films including Billy Bob Thornton’s Sling Blade, The Pursuit of Happyness…

Full Sail University Trains Future Filmmakers With Sony’s Help

Full Sail University Trains Future Filmmakers With Sony’s Help

When a prospective student walks into one of the buildings at Full Sail University, situated on a 210-acre campus in Winter Park, Florida, they cannot help but discover the…

Art of The Shot – Greig Fraser ASC, ACS

Art of The Shot – Greig Fraser ASC, ACS

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” Cinematographer Greig Fraser ASC, ACS kicked off his career with an Instant Noodles commercial. Back then, he was so worried about where…

CrazyTalk Animator 3: animation for the masses

CrazyTalk Animator 3: animation for the masses

CrazyTalk Animator 3 demystifies animation for anyone with new character design, scene building, and character motion tools for videos, web, and more. With the launch of CrazyTalk Animator 3 (CTA3…

VR and 360 Video Workshop In The Nashville Area

VR and 360 Video Workshop In The Nashville Area

When CBS’s 60minutes added 360 video capture for one of their stories I knew we were solidly on the path for everyone to shoot 360 videos… some…

Art of The Shot: Eric Edwards

Art of The Shot: Eric Edwards

You have seen Eric Alan Edward’s work. I would go so far as to say you have likely watched more than one of his films. This has been…

Art of the Shot: Eric Lin

Art of the Shot: Eric Lin

Recently, I had the opportunity to talk to Eric Lin who is a cinematographer best known for his work on I Smile Back (2015), Equity (2016) and Rudderless (2014). His…

Christmas shopping: a Director’s chair

Christmas shopping: a Director’s chair

If there is an object strongly related to Cinema, it’s the director’s chair. Given as a promotional item, present on set, or sitting on your porch waiting for…