For those of you heading out to Las Vegas for NAB 2018, the 17th annual SuperMeet will take place on Tuesday, April 10 at the Rio Hotel. Speaking this year will be Oscar-nominated film editor Dylan Tichenor (There Will be Blood, Zero Dark Thirty). Additionally, there will be presentations from Blackmagic, Continue reading
April 3, 2018
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Kate Owen, an almost 20-year veteran who has cut both spots and films, has joined the editorial roster of New York’s Wax. The UK-born but New York-based Owen has edited projects across fashion, beauty, lifestyle and entertainment for brands such as Gucci, Victoria Beckham, Vogue, Adidas, Sony, Continue reading
April 2, 2018
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By Randi Altman
In a short time, many in our industry will be making the pilgrimage to Las Vegas for NAB. They will come (if they are smart) with their comfy shoes, Chapstick and the NAB Show app and plot a course for the most efficient way to see all they need to see. Continue reading
March 30, 2018
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In order to support the thriving Georgia production community, post studio Light Iron has opened a new facility in Atlanta. The expansion is the fourth since Panavision acquired Light Iron in 2015, bringing Light Iron’s US locations to six total, including Los Angeles, New York, New Orleans, Albuquerque and Chicago. Continue reading
March 20, 2018
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The new documentary Beyond Transport, directed and produced by Ched Lohr, focuses on technology and how it’s brought people together while at the same time creating a huge disconnect in personal relationships. In this doc, this topic is examined from the perspective of cab drivers. Shot on all seven continents of the world, Continue reading
March 15, 2018
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Netflix’s Altered Carbon is a new sci-fi series set in a dystopian future where people are immortal thanks to something called “stacks,” which contain their entire essence — their personalities, their memories, everything. The one setback is that unless you are a Meth (one of the rich and powerful), Continue reading
March 14, 2018
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By Dariush Derakhshani
So, we all know how important a color-accurate monitor is in making professional-level graphics, right? Right?!? Even at the most basic level, when you’re stalking online for the perfect watch band for your holiday present of a smart watch, you want the orange band you see in the online ad to be what you get when it arrives a few days later. Continue reading
March 7, 2018
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“Executive producers often don’t speak tech language,” said Aaron Semmel, CEO and head of BoomBoomBooya, in addressing the HPA Tech Retreat audience Palm Springs in late February. “When people come to us with requests and spout all sorts of tech mumbo jumbo, it’s very easy for us to say no,” he continued. Continue reading
March 6, 2018
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Xytech, makers of facility management software, is targeting smaller facilities with its newly launched cloud-based software, Dash. The subscription-based app takes just three days to install and uses security offered by the Microsoft Azure Managed Cloud.
With Dash, Xytech can now manage the end-to-end business cycle for small- and medium-sized studios. Continue reading
March 6, 2018
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Editor Mark Burnett has returned home to Australia and The Editors after nine years of cutting in London, most recently at The Whitehouse. Launching his career in Sydney, working at The Post Office before joining The Editors back in 2007, Burnett moved to London in 2009 to edit at Speade, Continue reading
February 27, 2018
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