Don’t wait until post-production to solve problems that should be addressed in pre-production. Hasty planning can often result in expensive reshoots. Making sure you have the right gear on-set can save you precious time and money.
Staying updated in this industry is key to a successful career and can significantly elevate your networking ability. The ebbs and flows of this industry change daily, whether we notice it or not. Keep up to date with these essential blogs.
Getting the Big Game Right… Live!
Every year the and the technology for the Super Bowl is both bigger and better. This year, production was broadcast in 1080p and converted to 4K UHD HDR, and even some cameras, including Canon and Sony, shooting in 8K. Audio was a big presence and stylistic new graphics also brought a fresh look to the game. No pressure at all right? Just for kicks (no pun intended) add in that Super Bowl LIV was also the culmination of the 100th Anniversary of the National Football League.
Take command of the most challenging projects with AJA’s KONA 5 PCIe I/O card, featuring HDR support for rich color delivery and RGB support for 8K capture and playback. For precision high raster, deep color production, HDR Image Analyzer 12G powers 8K/UltraHD2/4K/UltraHD/2K/HD HDR and SDR analysis and monitoring.
In indie filmmaking, overpreparation is the key to success. But as a first-time filmmaker on Alvin, there were unavoidable pitfalls that I encountered simply because of my lack of knowledge. While everyone's experience will be different, I hope that my 20/20 hindsight can be helpful to other independent filmmakers.
ATEM Constellation 8K is an Ultra HD live production switcher with so many features, users can combine them all to make an incredibly powerful 8K switcher. The massive 4 M/E switcher features 40 12G-SDI inputs, 24 12G-SDI aux outputs, 4 DVEs, 16 ATEM Advanced Chroma Keyers, 4 media players, 4 independent Ultra HD multi viewers, 2 SuperSource processors and even standards conversion on all inputs. Users also get built-in talkback and a professional 156 channel Fairlight audio mixer with EQ and dynamics.
Join Panasonic for a free Tech Talk at Manhattan Edit Workshop! There will be mulitple EVA1 kits for attendees to get hands-on time exploring along with the Panasonic VariCam and the all-in-one CX350 camcorder. Panasonic experts will present and be available to answer questions on the cameras, and a guest Cinematographer will discuss how they use the Panasonic cameras in their work.
Traveling or moving with filmmaking gear poses numerous challenges. To avoid misplacing or damaging your equipment, there are many things to keep in mind. Our tips will help you safely pack and transport your filmmaking kit, wherever you are heading.