37 blog posts found matching keyword search for: dance in Blairsville
Photographer Zen Sekizawa relies on ARRI Lighting for “The Dance”
Exploring the breaking down of traditional ideals of Japanese refinement through the avant-garde dance form known as Butoh, “The Dance” compiles slow motion, still photography, and stop-motion all lit with ARRI lighting.
Published on Monday, February 18, 2019 10:00 AM
Jon Beattie, Steadicam Operator for Pharrell's, “24 Hours of Happy”
What does it take to create the world’s first 24 hour music video? A kickass crew of creatives and no time for second takes, that’s what. Pharrell’s “24 Hours of Happy” music video has been shared, watched and danced to all across the web, and the fact that it was shot in just 10 days deserves a bit of a happy dance all on its own. Catch up with Jon Beattie, Steadicam Operator of the music video and learn his trick, tips and advice on being part of such an unforgettable project.
Published on Friday, December 13, 2013 1:00 PM
Editor Gabe Darling Shares How “Legendary” Shines the Spotlight on Underground Ballroom
With its debut on HBO Max, reality series Legendary combines modern dance, art, and fashion to bring underground ballroom culture to the masses. As eight teams of five dancers compete for the top prize over the course of the nine-episode series, viewers get a front-row view into an expressive and extravagant artform that’s existed since the early 20th century.
Published on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 12:00 AM
Director Rik Reinholdtsen Brings a Show Stopping Cinematic Look to HBO Max's Legendary
HBO Max’s Legendary isn’t the first reality competition series to shine a light on a fascinating slice of LGBTQ+ culture, but series director Rik Reinholdtsen brought a showstopping cinematic look to the Ballroom competition show’s first season that is unlike anything you've ever seen before. Reinholdtsen (Cooked with Cannabis, Inside the Actor’s Studio, Chelsea) shot with the Canon EOS C700 Full-Frame Cinema Camera, EOS C500 Mark II, and Sumire Prime Lenses to create a larger-than-life look that matched the majesty of the Ballroom performances, which blend dance, performance art and fashion. Reinholdtsen used the same gear to shoot in the field for the documentary portions of the show, helping him achieve a cohesive look. We spoke exclusively to Reinholdtsen about his experience on Legendary, why Canon was the right choice for this project, and what inspired the show’s aesthetic.
Published on Friday, November 6, 2020 10:00 AM
The Art of Networking: How to Effectively Network to Attract More Business
Having trouble using networking to grow your production business? Do you find it hard to meet people at events and film festivals? Are you a “wall flower” at networking functions? It doesn’t have to be that hard. Use these 3 strategies at your next industry get together, and you’ll be growing your network in no time. The best part…you probably already learned all this in high school, or the singles scene shortly thereafter!
Published on Friday, February 14, 2020 10:00 AM
What Do Your Clients Want in a Video?
In the business of video production for hire, there is often a constant back and forth between the client and the videographer throughout a project until its completion. Those conversations can be productive and positive, as both client and videographer collaborate toward a video that makes everyone happy.
Published on Monday, July 9, 2018 10:02 AM
Say "I Do" to these Pro Wedding Videography Tips
With wedding season upon us, knowing the basics of shooting a successful cinematic wedding is a must have on any production pro's registry. Learn some quick tips on your way to the chapel that might help you catch the perfect shot, right alongside the bouquet or garder!
Published on Monday, June 16, 2014 2:48 PM
Desert Island Gear: 7 Pieces of Gear You'll Wish You Had
Remember Tower Records? Tom Hanks' son Colin recently directed a great documentary about that fallen empire, nostalgic to us pre-millennial, pre-hipster music collectors who spent sinful amounts of money on actual stuff that you couldn't just download. They were called "imports"! Tower Records used to give out a free rag called "Pulse!" with a regular column titled Desert Island Discs. They weren't the only ones, but in Pulse!, the D.I.D. page was an institution.
Published on Thursday, March 10, 2016 11:00 AM
Crazy Rich Asians Is Especially Meaningful For yU+co Founder & Creative Director Garson Yu
In 1993 Garson Yu, Founder/Creative Director of the award-winning 20-year-old company yU+co, was a young designer with the then leading design studio R/GA LA working on his first title sequence design project for the film “The Joy Luck Club,” the first Hollywood film with an all Asian cast.
Published on Monday, September 24, 2018 10:00 AM
Catching Up With AGT’s Award Winning Lighting Designer, Noah Mitz
Since its creation in 2006, many different skills have been showcased on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” While the majority of winners have been singers and musicians - acrobats, ventriloquists, mentalists, magicians, choirs, comedians, dancers, and countless other acts have also graced the AGT stage which has called Hollywood’s iconic Dolby Theatre home for the last three seasons, each supported by a specialized creative team.
Published on Monday, November 26, 2018 11:28 AM
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