Monthly Archives: September 2012

Parenthood in Production and Post: Being a Editor Dad

>>Read this article on Creative COW. As a woman of child-bearing age who has recently begun the descent into the back half of her 20’s, I’d be lying if the idea of reproducing wasn’t at least on my mind. It’s … Continue reading

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I love Twitter.

Some great stuff happened on Twitter today and I just want to save it for posterity. How lonely the edit suite would be without the humor of these weirdos.

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Musings on Assaulting Overweight Women – My First Feature (The Impersonators)

This is an on-going post-production diary I’m keeping while I cut my first feature film, The Impersonators, an indie comedy. To my delight, this year has been filled with many opportunities to get advice and tips on editing from some … Continue reading

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The Track Matte Moment: A podcast about living and learning in post-production

Since we met up at NAB in April, Kes Akalaonu and I have been working on developing a podcast, which was unleashed upon the world this weekend. The Track Matte Moment is a podcast filled with an honest conversation about … Continue reading

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Embracing Failure – My First Feature (The Impersonators)

This is an on-going post-production diary I’m keeping while I cut my first feature, The Impersonators, an indie comedy. Before the failure, a success: the first teaser trailer was released a couple days ago: And now the rest.

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How to Change the Color of Multiple Text Clips in Final Cut Pro 7

I’m currently working on a training video with a lot of text clips in the FCP7 sequence and I needed to change the color of all of them. After a quick Google search to make sure there wasn’t some elegant … Continue reading

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Learning to Walk Again – My First Feature (The Impersonators)

Post officially began the day before the production wrapped, which also means my sleep schedule has officially switched from iffy to erratic. Perhaps the toughest thing about having a creative side project for me is that I tend to work … Continue reading

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