(Las Vegas, Nevada, April 23, 2017, by Cirina Catania) It happens. You’re traveling for a trade show. You need to cut a clip/promo/trailer/whatever. You’ve got all the footage and you’re cutting away. Oops…your COLORIST is clear across the country and there is no time to waste. This is an homage to all the great work
Larry O’Connor is Founder and CEO of Other World Computing, Inc. OWC is a leading provider of Solid State Drives, Data Storage Solutions, Memory, and accessories for Mac and PC computers. We interviewed him about digital storage and archiving, his recommendations for solutions for active and long-term storage and OWC’s recently-introduced chassis for the MacBook
(Courtesy, AdAge, March 28, 2017) Advertising Age released a story written by Nathan Skid entitled, “Video: The Darker Side of Data,” spearheaded by the murder case being tried in Arkansas. The court is demanding that Amazon release recordings from the suspect’s Echo. This has implications for all of us. Read more here.
(Andy Marken, Special to USTimes) He’s just returned from the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) and a shoot in Eastern Europe. Lewis Smithingham, president of 30ninjas, had been invited to DIFF to discuss the potential for immersive storytelling in the region. Now, he is preparing to attend NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) in Vegas, where he
(March 13, 2017 – via Pressat) Business Competence S.r.l. announced a March 10th court decision in Milan Case No. 9549 filed August 2, 2016, whereby the IP Chamber of the Court of Milan held the companies Facebook S.r.l., Facebook Inc. and Facebook Ireland Ltd. liable for acts of unfair competition to the detriment of Business Competence
(MELVILLE NY, March 7, 2017) Canon U.S.A. Inc. says their EOS C700 Cinema Camera will ship in July. The EOS C700 (originally announced in September of 2016) is modular and customizable with a Super 35mm 4.5K sensor and global shutter, specifically designed for feature films, documentaries and episodic dramas requiring 4K UHD TV or 4K
(Paris, France) Content’s crown as king may be slipping, but creativity inspires. And incredible creativity becomes classic. It is burned into our psyches. We had the good fortune to spend some time with Jean-Marie Marbach, a French Director and VFX Artist, after the release of his music video, “Fiebre En La Disco,” a surrealistic look
(By Cirina Catania, USTimes Senior Editor and GearHead) I admit it, I’m a GearHead, Techie, Gotta-Have-It kind of Filmmaker! But it is not always about the big stuff we NEED (yes, need) like cameras, lenses, tripods, lights, etc. There are lots of little things you can give to the ones you love to put a
Mobile filmmakers will love this iKlip Grip from iK Multimedia. It’s one of those tiny, don’t-leave-home-without-it pieces of gear that we keep in our camera bag at all times. It comes in a small felt carry-bag that easily stores conveniently and the ball-head allows it to swivel in any direction, horizontal, vertical and Dutch angle.
It’s not a happy Saturday for Variety Magazine’s online site. The prominent Hollywood mag’s subscriber list has been hacked by a group known as #OurMine. Multiple emails are being sent to the list and although they appear to be from Variety, lead to either a list of links, to the OurMine site, or to a