NAME: Alex Martin
COMPANY: Picture Shop Post
TITLE: Workflow Specialist
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While Picture Shop is two years old, our team has decades of experience. A majority of our employees here know each other through some previous career venture. Continue reading
November 12, 2018
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Cinematographer Polly Morgan, who became an active member of the ASC in July, had always been fascinated with films, but she got the bug for filmmaking as a teenager growing up in Great Britian. A film crew shot at her family’s farmhouse.
“I was fixated by the camera and cranes that were being used, Continue reading
November 6, 2018
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FotoKem in Burbank has added post vet Mike Sowa as senior digital intermediate colorist. Sowa brings over 25 years of experience to his new role, and an impressive resume that includes stints at Modern Video Film, Universal High Def Center and jobs at other facilities in Hollywood, including LaserPacific and Technicolor.
His past work includes Kubo and the Two Strings, Continue reading
October 31, 2018
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Colorist Marshall Plante, producer Natalie Westerfield and director/creative director Justin Purser founded hybrid studio Olio Creative, which has opened its doors in Venice, California.
Olio features vintage-style décor and an open floor plan and the space is adaptable for freelancers, mobile artists and traveling talent, with two color suites and a suite set up to toggle between editorial and Flame work. Continue reading
October 30, 2018
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Post house Light Iron has added senior colorist Nicholas Hasson to its roster. He will be based in the company’s Los Angeles studio.
Hasson colored the upcoming Tiffany Haddish feature Nobody’s Fool and Season 2 of HBO’s Room 104. Additional past credits include Boo 2: A Madea Halloween, Continue reading
October 29, 2018
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England-born Simon Astbury’s path to color grading wasn’t a straight one. He earned a degree in music and had vague ambitions about working in A&R. “I started working in this industry briefly in the early ‘90s and pretty much hated it,” he shares.
One day, Astbury went to sound sync and dialogue edit in a small facility in Twickenham Film Studios where they had two MkIII Rank Cintel telecines. Continue reading
October 16, 2018
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Deluxe has opened a new color grading theater called Stage One. It is equipped with a large Stewart and RealDs screens and Barco projectors, as well as advanced color grading, audio and editorial systems. Located in Deluxe Audio Seward at Hollywood’s Glen Glenn Sound building, the 4,000-square-foot space features plush seating and “perfect” black levels. Continue reading
October 16, 2018
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Company 3 in Santa Monica has beefed up its team of colorists with Jeremy Sawyer (Hulu’s The First, Showtime’s I’m Dying up Here). He will be working on the studio’s expanding slate of TV projects — they currently have more than 20 series in the facility, including Lost in Space (Netflix), Continue reading
October 10, 2018
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Encore has added colorist Andrea Chlebak to its roster and promoted veteran post producer Genevieve Fontaine (pictured right) to director of production. Chlebak brings a multidisciplinary background in feature films, docu-series and commercials across a range of aesthetics. Fontaine has been a post producer since joining the Encore team in early 2010.
Chlebak’s credits include award-winning indies Mandy and Prospect, Continue reading
October 1, 2018
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Australia’s 3P Studio is a post house founded and led by artisan Haley Stibbard. The company’s portfolio of work includes commercials for brands such as Subway, Allianz and Isuzu Motor Company as well as iconic shows like Sesame Street. Stibbard’s path to opening her own post house was based on necessity.
After going on maternity to have her first child in 2013, Continue reading
September 26, 2018
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