15 blog posts found matching keyword search for: military in North Falmouth
Hooah Production Studios Tackles Budget Restrictions for Military PSAs
Department of Defense spending cuts are no secret to many government contractors. Working within lean budgets are the way of doing business with the government and in particular, the military.
Published on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 2:00 PM
Sony NX3 Goes Above and Beyond for New Documentary
Sony wanted to share the inspiring trials and tribulations of Meg Prior, producer and director of Afghanistan: Outside the Wire, a new documentary she shot in the warzone of Afghanistan, with Sony’s HXR-NX3 camcorder. Prior details for readers her unique experiences as a female filmmaker in a war torn country, and her unfettered access to a side of the military few get to experience first-hand.
Published on Monday, February 23, 2015 10:58 AM
Phil Bowman: Meeting the Challenge of Real Stories
Editor Phil Bowman has built a wealth of career experience in fiction and documentary that cover military missions, true-crime, and ghost stories that cross into sci-fi. On Avid Media Composer, he has cut the feature film Pickups starring Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones) about the life of a jobbing actor, which premiered at the London Film Festival 2017, the Discovery show Gold Rush, which follows crews as they hunt for gold in the Yukon, and Obsession, a series telling the harrowing stories of victims of stalking.
Published on Monday, June 18, 2018 10:00 AM
Filmmakers risk all in the Oscar Shortlisted Film 50 Feet From Syria
When experienced Producer/Director Skye Fitzgerald landed in the hospital after suffering a broken hand from a bicycle race outside of Portland, Oregon, his visit ended with much more than just a recovery…What was first a consultation with orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Hisham Bismar, also a highly sought-after hand specialist, soon became a 45-minute conversation, exchange of ideas and opinions about the horrific realities of the Syrian Civil War.
Published on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 1:26 PM
5 Ways to Add Value to Your Next Production
After leaving the Marine Corps in 2012 I came to NYC to become a filmmaker. Meeting other veterans in the media industry and realizing the advantage our shared operational experience gave us, I founded Tomahawk Pictures. The production industry is tough to break in to and convincing it that veterans can be creative is quite a challenge. Believe me we get it, our old job was to close with and destroy the enemy - so certainly our previous skill set doesn’t translate. But our culture does. Here are a few points from a Marine’s perspective that I think can add value to your next production.
Published on Monday, October 10, 2016 4:08 PM
The multitude of VFX techniques in creating the realism for Damien Chazelle's First Man
Damien Chazelle’s feature, First Man, about the United States’ effort to land a man on the moon, took home the Oscar last night for the Outstanding Visual Effects category. Paul Lambert, part of the team who took home the Oscar in the category for Blade Runner: 2049 shared insights into the multitude of VFX techniques to create the film's realism.
Published on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 10:00 AM
Conversation with A Storyteller
by Michael Valinsky After initially meeting at Manhattan Edit Workshop's Inside the Cutting Room event, we followed up to talk further with Emmy-Award winning editor Arielle Amsalem at Third Rail Coffee in Greenwich Village, NYC. One of the most promising up-and-coming documentary editors today, we had the opportunity to ask her a whole range of questions. Here's our fully-caffeinated interview.
Published on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 1:00 PM
3 Tips For Using Augmented Reality To Become A Better Marketer
Pokémon Go is a bona fide cultural phenomenon. It may just be the biggest mobile game in U.S. history, and developers are now scrambling to snatch up other popular IPs to attach to similar kinds of AR games.
Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 11:10 AM
Making Sense of VR and 360-Degree Video: The Sky’s the Limit
Over the last couple years, we’ve seen growing interest in virtual reality and 360-degree video experiences. In the ever-evolving live streaming landscape, these technologies are emerging as two of the most innovative trends gaining mainstream attention-powering events such as live sports and concerts, not to mention new projects and jobs for video professionals who know how to bring these technologies to life.
Published on Monday, February 22, 2016 10:00 AM
Why You Should Develop and Maintain A Post-Production Quality Control Plan
Lantern Creek Productions has wrapped up our final season producing “MO Guard TV”. Over the past two years, we produced 24 episodes that covered the events, training, missions, and lives of Missouri National Guardsmen and their families.
Published on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 10:25 AM
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