10 blog posts found matching keyword search for: Captioning in Ontario
Visual Data Takes a Quantum Leap into UHD and AI-Powered Post Production
Visual Data Media Services provides post-production services, film scanning and transcoding for a wide range of international customers, preparing content for distribution across the world’s premier broadcast channels and digital platforms. For more than two decades, the company has successfully provided everything from ingest and scanning to editing, captioning and localization, growing to become a premier resource for the entire mastering and delivery process. But last year, with a tremendous increase in 4K and ultra high definition (UHD) projects, Visual Data’s systems were struggling to keep up.
Published on Friday, August 24, 2018 10:00 AM
Accessibility: A Vital Step in Making a Film Fully Inclusive
As a filmmaker, you’ve worked for years to bring your vision to life. And you want your film to reach as many people as possible, right? But without accessible elements, a large portion of the population is left out.
Published on Friday, March 19, 2021 10:00 AM
In Review: Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 15 Studio
Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 15 Studio is a very interesting post-production offering. Resolve 15 Studio has so many options and directions you could lose yourself and endlessly work on improving just that one clip if you don’t keep track of your sessions. Let's take a look at the many facets of Blackmagic Design Resolve 15 Studio.
Published on Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:00 AM
Prepping the Indie Doc “Kiss the Ground” for Netflix
In the face of economic and creative adversities, this crazy year has wrought upon the industry, some filmmakers (and their production partners and vendors) are finding ways to thrive and flourish. One such pair of filmmakers is the dynamic environmental filmmaking duo of Josh and Rebecca Tickell.
Published on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 10:00 AM
The evolving role of metadata and AI in video workflows
Metadata is becoming more important than ever in media production and distribution as it is metadata that drives the ROI on our media assets. The reason is simple. The more knowledge we have about an asset, the greater value we can get from it. A really simple example would be basic descriptive metadata such as title and description. This enables us to find the assets we own (e.g., in archive) and use and reuse them.
Published on Monday, June 28, 2021 10:00 AM
How to Pull Compelling Interviews for your Video Masterpieces
As a Producer for more than 30 years, I've interviewed many people, from celebrities (Charlize Theron and the Cast of the Forbidden Planet) to astronauts (Sally Ride); from Little League Baseball Coaches (world-champion Chula Vista coaches) to college Presidents (Dr. Stephen Weber, SDSU); from athletes (John Tomac and Julie Foudy) to movie directors (Sam Raimi); from scientists (J. Craig Venter) to Presidential hopefuls (Hillary Clinton).
Published on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 11:00 AM
ProductionHUB Highlights Powerful Women in the Production Industry
The production industry is full of hard-working, super talented individuals who all have a hand in creating some of the most spectacular productions - from film and television, to live events and corporate video - and even more. And some of those individuals are incredibly driven, successful women. We have chosen a few of the hard-working women in the production industry that lend their success secrets, tips and encouragement to other women who are striving to achieve greatness.
Published on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 1:14 PM
7 Video Production Trends for 2019
The domination of video has made it an exciting time to have a hand in the production industry. As we head into 2019, emerging technologies are beginning to disrupt the way we create and consume content. New gear, formats, and expectations are setting the stage for mini-revolutions across business and media. We have already begun to see the first signs of where things are headed- some to be expected and others more surprising.
Published on Friday, January 4, 2019 10:00 AM
Master Captions and Subtitles for Your Distribution Strategy
Captions are an integral part of your distribution process. They provide text on-screen for viewers who are deaf or hard of hearing. Foreign subtitles help viewers who want to enjoy content in their native language. If you’re not sure about the power of captions, check out these stats:
Published on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 10:00 AM
From A to Z: How to Get Your Micro-Budget Feature in Front of as Many Eyeballs as Possible
My name's Marcus Mizelle, writer, director and producer of industry satire Actor For Hire. To get our movie to a sustainable place and with a very limited amount of money to work with required a very specific set of adjustments and expectations from the very beginning. We had $50K to spend on the entire thing which had to cover prep, shooting, post, marketing and delivery. The overall objectives with this project were to 1.) raise the career profiles of all involved, 2.) tell an authentic yet colorful story of a struggling actor in Hollywood, and 3.) increase chances of return on investment with a creative campaign and low overhead.
Published on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 10:00 AM
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