Imagine this: you’re in your early twenties, at the start of your career in post production. You come from a working class family with no connections in the media industry, and you’ve had many challenges to overcome along the way. You’ve been working hard to maintain momentum by keeping your bosses happy at your day… Continue reading Bridging the Gap to Opportunity: A Conversation with 3 First-Time NAB Show Attendees
I’ve been a busy bee at Creative COW. Go read my interviews with Modern Family colorist Aidan Stanford and Saturday Night Live film unit DP and editor Alex Buono and Adam Epstein. We talk about a lot of stuff. You’ll learn things, I promise.
I broke the SAN.
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 of the top editors in the world. Between NAB, Editfest, and the weekly Twitter chat… Continue reading Musings on Assaulting Overweight Women – My First Feature (The Impersonators)
Memorial Day is upon is, so I thought it’d be a great time to introduce round three of our editor baking exchange, lovingly referred to as #nomquerers (or sometimes #postnoms to save characters). We’ll celebrate the long weekend and official beginning of summer with another exchange of delicious baked goods between post production professionals across… Continue reading Call for Round 3 of Editor Baking Exchange
In April, I’ll be attending my first NAB show and Post Production World conference. I’m really excited for the opportunity to go learn from the very best in the industry, and thankful I could talk my employer into sending me there. I’m staying at the Riviera, so I’ll probably be walking or shuttling to the… Continue reading First time at NAB – suggestions?
I was included in the @splice_vine tweet top 13 for January, the funniest post-production tweets from December. My winning nugget of amazement came from December’s #postchat about personal failures in post, of course. Why would it be in anything else? @kyl33t Realized halfway thru compression process, had to cancel and start over, compressed in car… Continue reading I’m amusing – someone on Twitter said so!
On Twitter, I participate in a weekly chat called #postchat in which whoever wants to drop in (by tweeting with the haghtag #postchat) can participate in the given hour long topic discussion. It’s always a fun hour of talking about different aspects of film and editing. In September, one of the post chatters came up… Continue reading #postchat baking exchange