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Show Notes From Segment 1 – This Filmmakers Notebook Radio Podcast features Filmmaker Jeremy Settles, Tattoo Artist Rob McClurg and the host of Las Vegas Is Talking John Donovan. Jeremy and Rob were generous enough to...

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For this week’s Film Short I’m posting some of the highlights from the demos at the Las Vegas IndieMeet held at the home of filmmakers Mike and Sheila Conway during this past Memorial Day Weekend. ...

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While visiting the Panasonic booth at NAB, I had the chance to speak with Brad Wensley, a Senior Product Specialist at Quantel, who spoke with me about their grading and finishing system for HD, 2k, 4k and stereo3D called Pablo.  Although...

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T The Content Theater at NAB 2010 featured several interesting panels.  Among them were back to back discussions with the technical teams of the 3D hit movies “Alice in Wonderland” and “How to Train Your Dragon”.  The...

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The second part of The Twenty-First Century Camera Crew and How it Works, which was produced in Association with the International Cinematographers Guild, and proved to be one of the most interesting panels I attended. ...

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One of the most interesting panel discussions I attended last week at NAB was The Twenty-First Century Camera Crew and How it Works, which was produced in Association with the International Cinematographers Guild.  David Geffner,...

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Filmmaking: Day For Night

September 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

If you’re interested in low budget filmmaking techniques, check out this video from RICKVANMAN, producer of the comedy spoof “The Vampire Slayers”.  In it, he demonstrates how to shoot footage in the daytime and have...

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Film Short: Special Effects

August 25, 2009 | 4 Comments

Part of my wonderful day last week in Marina Del Rey was spent visiting a couple of amazing special effects companies I’d like to introduce you to.  First, I had the pleasure of touring the Filmworks/FX facility, which...

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