ART OF THE CUT with Kate Sanford, ACE editor of “Boardwalk Empire” and “Vinyl”

ART OF THE CUT with Kate Sanford, ACE editor of "Boardwalk Empire" and "Vinyl" 1

Editor Kate Sanford, ACE, has been working as a professional in post since 1987 and has been in the editor’s chair since 1994. Her credits include “Sex and the City,” “Brooklyn Rules,” “The Wire,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “Show me A Hero” and – most recently – HBO’s “Vinyl.” Her next project is David Simon’s “The Deuce” […]

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BULLETX – The C-47 Gets Upgraded

BULLETX – The C-47 Gets Upgraded 2

The C-47 clothespin is vital to filmmakers and creative professionals all across the world. Just like the airplane, their simple design makes them efficient and reliable. While C-47 clothespins can be great to work with, there can always be improvements made. One area that is commonly focused on is color. Filmtools used to carry black-painted […]

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Fiilex AL250: light painting with a drone

Fiilex AL250: light painting with a drone

The AL250, Fiilex’s first aerial lighting solution, is a new aerial light for drones. Presented at NAB 2016, it will cost you $349 at Adorama, and open the doors for night flying and new horizons in terms of photography and video. The Fiilex AL250 Intelligent Aerial Light was presented at NAB 2016 mounted on a Solo […]

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360VR in Final Cut Pro X Part 2

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLuQqa-2l8I This week on MacBreak Studio, we move to Part 2 of our exploration into working with 360VR footage in Final Cut Pro X. If you missed Part 1, be sure to check it out here. As opposed to creating 360VR content to be viewed in an HMD (head-mounted display) like an Oculus Rift or […]

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P + S Technik’s 1.5x 35-70mm Anamorphic Zoom

P + S Technik's 1.5x 35-70mm Anamorphic Zoom 4

There I stood in Wooden Camera’s booth at NAB 2016. The woman in front of me cocked her head to one side and gave me a perplexed look. The kind of look which read: “WTF are you talking about?” This was not totally unexpected. I had just walked into her booth and asked to take […]

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