05 Apr 2010

Syndicate Capture Tool for capturing uncompressed video via live HDMI feed from 5D/7D

Syndicate Entertainment a visual effects studio located in Stockholm Sweden has developed a new HDMI live feed capture that offers native 24p/25p capture from the 60i HDMI output from Canon 5D/7D. Read on…

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05 Apr 2010

Canon announces 2010 Live Learning Schedule

Canon U.S.A has announced the schedule for their 2010 Live Learning educational events, and has included some exciting workshops on using the HD functionality of their DSLRs. Read on…

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03 Apr 2010

Son of a Don

When I first watched this trailer, I thought to myself, I have to get a production write-up on this from Herbert James Winterstern (goes by Jamie) writer and director. I read his bio on Vimeo and felt that it embodies all the aspirations us filmmakers aspire to. Attending the prestigious USC Film school he spends his time directing “slick” shorts. He has provided us a behind the scenes production write-up of Son of a Don, including producer Michael Koerbel and colorist Jeremiah Morey. Read on…

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02 Apr 2010

Why the so called “Blockbuster” look? (color grading explained)

It seems that artists are beginning to notice the trend of the so called “Blockbuster” look that’s becoming more and more popular in feature films and in personal projects with the advent of plugins like Red Giants Magic Bullet Looks & Mojo. For those who are just discovering the look, are plastering it all over their creative projects and those discovering the trend in feature films are beginning to bemoan its overuse. But nobody (to my knowledge) has explained yet why the look is popular. Read on…

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02 Apr 2010

The New Zoom H1

Zoom has just released in Germany the New Zoom H1, a little brother to the Zoom H4N. No word yet on release dates for America – it hasn’t shown up on Amazon.com yet. The Zoom website doesn’t even have info yet, so this one could be a little while on a U.S. release. Read on…

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02 Apr 2010

Highlands To Himalayas by Trunk Films

Our new friends over at Trunk Films sent us a write up on their short film Highlands to Himalayas. The film chronicles the preparations of 23-year-old Steve Green in his attempts to climb Mount Everest. Read on…

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01 Apr 2010

Rescue Haiti’s Children Trailer & Life in Haiti (Double Feature)

We were impressed with the Leclerc Brothers when we discovered their work. Not only are they able to demonstrate compelling visuals but equally compelling story. Specializing in documentaries and commercials Chris from Leclerc Brothers provided us with their production write-up. Read on…

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31 Mar 2010

“Voices from the Dark” short film

Voice From The Dark is a short film that took 4th place in the DVXuser film festival. We were able to get a write-up from producer and director AJ Brooks as well as a complete behind the scenes podcast from director of photography Ryan E. Walters. Read on…

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30 Mar 2010

Upcoming commercial production write-up

I had a fifteen hour shoot yesterday on a few different product commercials that we’ll be featuring the production write-up on following their completion. Here’s this behind the scenes photo that was taken. Read on…

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29 Mar 2010

Free Moby Music? Ooh Yeah…

So thanks to Philip Bloom and a dude name Mark Linley for this one. Would have never found it otherwise (wouldn’t have even looked). Moby apparently has an area on his website where you can download tracks of his music for your indie and film school projects. Read on…

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26 Mar 2010

Talking Tron and The Participatory Culture

Henry Jenkins, a professor of Cinematic Arts at USC has posted a rather lengthy video interview with the original Tron Director Steven Lisberger. Read on…

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26 Mar 2010

Mofa – Tiger (music video)

Hungarian production crew PixelFilm produced this cool music video. Director Peter Tokay followed up with us to provide this brief production write-up. Read on…

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25 Mar 2010

Project: Ping Pong Casio Commercial

In the spirit of “Balls of Fury” (2007) comes this ping pong commercial shot for Casio. Mike Mier writer and director shares with us the “behind the scenes making of” in his production write-up. An over the top hilarious commercial certain to entertain we think you’ll appreciate the production value of this commercial shot on 35mm film. Read on…

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25 Mar 2010

Zacuto Great Camera Shootout (update)

So here’s part one of the Zacuto Digital Shootout – Zacuto.com . It deals with latitude and is quite in depth. Read on…

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24 Mar 2010

Hybrid – Break My Soul (Music Video)

Self made music video the band Hybrid were able to produce their own music video on their own budget using a Canon7D. I would consider this video epic due to it’s length and variety of shooting locations. Mike Truman of Hybrid was able to put together a production write-up for us. Read on…

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