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Matt Jeppsen is a DoP based in Sydney. Reel and contact info at www.mattjeppsen.com

Lightroom Performance on the 16-inch Macbook Pro

Lightroom Performance on the 16-inch Macbook Pro

After upgrading to the new MBP, I was keen to see how it improved Lightroom performance. Here’s my results with Lightroom performance on the 16-inch Macbook Pro…

16″ Macbook Pro Video Export Performance Tests

16″ Macbook Pro Video Export Performance Tests

I recently updated a 2017 Apple MacBook Pro to the larger 2019 model. Here are my 16″ Macbook Pro video export performance tests in Premiere Pro and FCPx. While…

Quick and Dirty Overhead Rig for Tabletop Filming

Quick and Dirty Overhead Rig for Tabletop Filming

It’s right in the middle of a filming day when the client springs it on you…“Can we film this from overhead? You know, like one…

Business for Creatives – The Long-term Mindset

Business for Creatives – The Long-term Mindset

While visiting Sydney earlier this year, I had a good long chat with Den Lennie about the challenges of building and sustaining your Production Company, as well as how to…

Protecting the Bright Tangerine Misfit

Protecting the Bright Tangerine Misfit

A few years ago I stopped buying cameras, and started putting my yearly gear acquisition budget into grip, lighting, and camera support gear with a long useful life. Tools like…

Editor Carla Gutierrez on crafting “RBG”

Editor Carla Gutierrez on crafting “RBG”

Editor Carla Gutierrez recently completed work on the film RBG, a feature documentary about US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The documentary was produced by CNN Films, co-directed…

6 Below – the first 6K natively-edited feature film

6 Below – the first 6K natively-edited feature film

Vashi Nedomansky edited the film “6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain” which is the first feature film edited natively in 6K resolution. While visiting Sundance 2018, I had…

Sekonic L-858D Light Meter Review

Sekonic L-858D Light Meter Review

Last summer I replaced my trusty Sekonic L-758Cine light meter with the new L-858D model. The 858D features a mix of physical buttons and a touchscreen UI, and…

Patrick Lawrence on editing Clara’s Ghost

Patrick Lawrence on editing Clara’s Ghost

The film Clara’s Ghost premiered recently as part of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival NEXT program. Written and directed by Sundance alum Bridey Elliott, the film stars Bridey…

Search – A Conversation with the Editors

Search – A Conversation with the Editors

Editors Will Merrick and Nick Johnson co-edited the film Search, which premiered last weekend at Sundance 2018. Search is the first feature for director Aneesh Chaganty, and it was…

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