In Review: A Look at OWC's Dual Slot SDXC USC-II USB-C Card Reader and ATLAS ULTRA 256GB SD Card

Equipment / Tech Reviews Friday, March 1, 2024
You know the feeling — you're on a shoot or edit and you notice you're running out of SD cards, and even worse, running out of time. Admittedly, we've all experienced this at some point. So, what are you supposed to do in these situations? I found a really simple solution to those problems in a recent review I conducted testing out the Dual Slot SDXC USC-II USB-C Card Reader and OWC ATLAS ULTRA 256GB SD Card from OWC, also known as Other World Computing. Needless to say, I came away quite impressed from the experience, but first let's dive into some physical observations.

6 Ways to Market Yourself: A Guide for TV and Film Production Freelancers

ProductionHUB Exclusive Wednesday, February 28, 2024
In the competitive landscape of TV and film production, standing out as a freelancer requires more than just talent and skill—it demands strategic self-marketing to showcase your expertise and attract potential clients. From crafting a compelling online presence to leveraging industry platforms like ProductionHUB, here's a comprehensive guide to effectively market yourself as a freelance professional in the world of entertainment.

Blacktag and Versus Unveil SLATE: A Groundbreaking Initiative Championing Black Voices in the Creative Industry

Exclusive Interviews Tuesday, February 27, 2024
In an era marked by bold yet unfulfilled calls to action on diversity, the creative industry still grapples with systemic underrepresentation of non-white voices. Blacktag and Versus challenge the status quo as the landscape evolves by unveiling SLATE. This curated roster of 16 Black visionary directors, creatives, and artists signifies a pivotal shift toward inclusivity and recognition. SLATE is a testament to our collective commitment to amplify Black voices and showcase incredible talent from all backgrounds.

Secrets of Editing a Perfect Murder Mystery in Hulu's 'Death And Other Details'

Exclusive Interviews Monday, February 26, 2024
In our latest interview, we delve into the creative process with Franzis Müller, the talented editor behind the captivating episodes 103 and 106 of Hulu's latest sensation, "Death And Other Details," featuring the renowned Mandy Patinkin. Viewers are drawn into a labyrinth of intrigue, with Imogene Scott at the epicenter—a woman ensnared in a gripping locked room murder mystery. To exonerate herself, she begrudgingly teams up with Rufus Cotesworth, hailed as the world's preeminent detective. In her editorial mastery, Franzis seamlessly melds her passion for murder mysteries with her extensive editing portfolio, which includes acclaimed titles like "American Horror Story," "Pose," "American Crime Story," and "Shadow and Bone."

From Pitch to Premiere: Exploring the Journey of Storytelling with Pitch! Podcast Hosts with Leah Saint Marie and Angel Daahoud Murphy

Exclusive Interviews Friday, February 23, 2024
Diving into the vibrant realm of storytelling, Pitch! Podcast stands as a beacon for aspiring and seasoned creators alike. In an exclusive interview, Leah Saint Marie and Angel Daahoud Murphy, the dynamic hosts behind this enlightening venture, offer insights into the intricacies of pitching, screenwriting, and the rollercoaster journey of filmmaking. With a unique blend of expertise and passion, they provide a platform where the magic of storytelling meets the practicalities of the industry. In this interview, we'll unravel the secrets behind their podcast, where listeners gain invaluable access to real pitches and captivating table reads, all curated by seasoned writers and actors.

Designing Art Deco Style Murder Mystery For Death And Other Details

Exclusive Interviews Wednesday, February 21, 2024
James Philpott is the visionary production designer responsible for the captivating world of Hulu's latest sensation, "Death And Other Details," featuring the legendary Mandy Patinkin. Set to premiere its gripping first two episodes on January 16, followed by weekly releases until March 5, this murder mystery series thrusts viewers into a tantalizing tale where Imogene Scott finds herself entangled in a sinister locked room murder mystery, with Mandy Patinkin's character, Rufus Cotesworth, as an unexpected ally.

Baltimore's Film Festivals Showcasing Diversity and Innovation

Miscellaneous Monday, February 19, 2024
In the lively city of Baltimore, Maryland, a rich mosaic of culture and artistry thrives. The film scene takes the most prominent role. Baltimore's film festivals prove the city's commitment to showcasing diverse and innovative cinematic works. They entertain, educate, and inspire, bringing together filmmakers, enthusiasts, and critics from across the globe. This post will explore these events' unique charm and impact, highlighting their contributions to the local community and the broader world of cinema.

When Should A Production Company Hire a Publicist or PR Agency

Exclusive Interviews Friday, February 16, 2024
In the ever-evolving landscape of public relations, knowing when to bring in additional expertise can be the difference between a campaign that falls flat and one that captivates audiences. Lori Dewaal, a seasoned PR professional with a knack for strategic storytelling, sits down to shed light on the crucial junctures where enlisting a production company can elevate PR efforts to new heights.