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Successful Screenwriting: 7 Tips to Enhance Your Script for the Big Screen
Do you dream of the day where your story transforms into film, you see your name in lights from Hollywood's red carpet, or you watch your characters come alive on the big screen? A few successful scriptwriters have listed some of their BEST insights on when (and how) to put the pen to paper, and are steering you clear of crumbling up your ideas and playing basketball with your trash can.
Published on Friday, October 2, 2015 2:45 PM
8 Tips for Production Assistants on What Makes a Great PA
Just starting out in the world of production and not sure where to begin? A lot of people new to the industry (or "green" as we sometimes call it) get their feet wet as a Production Assistant. This is a great way to gain on-set experience while exposing yourself to many different facets of production so you can decide which areas you gravitate towards and may want to pursue. PA's are often asked to wear a lot of different hats. So what makes a good PA?
Published on Monday, May 8, 2017 6:45 PM
6 Things to Avoid When Building a Video Reel
These are the things that can keep you from getting hired. Don’t make these 6 crucial mistakes with your reel:
Published on Friday, June 2, 2017 10:00 AM
WOMEN TO WATCH: POWERFUL WOMEN IN THE PRODUCTION INDUSTRY MAKING A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT
The production industry is always evolving, from new ways to film to breakthroughs in production technology, with many women spearheading initiatives that impact the industry and set changes in motion. For the second year in a row, we are thrilled to present a few of our favorite "Women to Watch" — women who are constantly inspiring and reaching new ceilings in an industry that was previously male-dominated.
Published on Monday, March 12, 2018 10:00 AM
Avid Presents a Conversation with Morgan Spurlock at NAB 2015
In this session at NAB, Morgan Spurlock gives insight on his documentary films. He shares what filmmakers can take away from following their dreams, having confidence to follow through and sharing insight on issues going on in the world with our communities.
Published on Monday, April 13, 2015 9:40 PM
5 Reasons Why Production Companies Should Consider Mobile Payment Technologies
How often do you carry cash around these days? Do chip cards irritate you by increasing your transaction times? Wouldn’t it be easier to just carry your phone and leave your wallet at home? Many Americans are beginning to switch from more traditional methods of payment in favor of convenient mobile payment options. In 2015, $214 billion was spent in mobile payments, and that number is growing steadily each year, proving that companies should be paying attention to customer’s new payment preferences. You may not think that revamping your payment options is a priority for your production company, but it’s something you may want to consider for these 5 reasons.
Published on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 8:04 PM
A Conversation about 2018 and Preview of Next Year with Gary Adcock
2018 was a big year for the production industry with ever-evolving technology, new shooting techniques, tons of new cameras, lighting and more. It's always interesting to imagine what the next year has in store. We spoke to Gary Adcock about the year in review and his predictions for 2019.
Published on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 10:00 AM
Decibelle in San Francisco Creates Collapsible Mixing Studio for COVID & Animation Work
How are recording studios are functioning safely throughout the pandemic? San Francisco based recording studio Decibelle has been helping artists make sure they can continue to record their music in a covid-safe faculty. Built in Noe Valley in the mid 70’s and acquired by Pollen Music Group in 2006, Decibelle can be used for making and scoring music for streaming, broadcast, and theatrical productions.
Published on Thursday, March 18, 2021 10:00 AM
Young Directors Take Center Stage : Taking Storytelling to the Next Level
One of my favorite things about working in this industry is having the opportunity to talk so many really talented people. In our ProductionHUB exclusive series The Directors, we’ll bring you behind the scenes to find out about the styles, techniques, and equipment that are shaping the future of film and television production today.
Published on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:00 AM
Extreme Weather Productions: Taking It to the Limit
There is no doubt in my mind that if you are living and working in the production space long enough, sooner or later you will come face to face with some extremely nasty weather and be able to tell your very own bad ass, bad weather production story. In the moment, the weather will make you wonder what the hell did I sign up for? It’s like every time I watch an episode of the long running reality show Deadliest Catch, I'm thinking—would I sign up for that? Would YOU sign up for that? I think my jury is still way out there, just trying to stay warm and not get wicked seasick.
Published on Monday, November 30, 2020 10:00 AM
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