April 2020

Stay tuned on the latest developments with NAB on NABHUB!

We want to say a big THANK YOU to all of our NABHUB sponsors: 

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Although the NAB Show has been cancelled in April, we're keeping up with the latest developments from all of your favorite companies on NABHUB. Stay tuned as we provide you all of the latest updates and news from all of your favorite companies.

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Visit our COVID-19 page for updates and related content!

In response to COVID-19's impact on the production industry, ProductionHUB is taking steps to help freelancers and businesses pivot and plan for the future. Please visit our COVID-19 page for updates, related blog content, tips and links to resources to help you through this time.

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Safety Guidelines for Filming Interviews & Live Streams During the COVID-19 Crisis

While currently, most productions are shutdown, it’s not too early to think about how we can conduct interviews and live streams in the future. This may apply to limited video productions going on right now, which may be justified on an essential business need. It will most certainly apply to most productions once things ease up and social distancing still must be practiced for the foreseeable future.

2020 Virtual NAB Preview and (a lot) More

Just like many of you, I have always looked at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas as a way to connect with many of my industry friends and colleagues. It's always been a real trip to be the tech nerd that I am and check out new production gear on the NAB floor. Alas, as all of you know by now, that will not be happening.  But I can tell can you that we at ProductionHUB have been getting lots of new gear information that I cannot wait to share with you.

OWC Professional Grade 8-Bay Thunderbolt 3 Storage Solution


With speeds up to 2586MB/s and capacity up to 128TB, the OWC ThunderBay 8 is like a personal data center for your desk. Ideal for production pros, it keeps you ahead of your storage needs for data-intensive projects and backups.


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Pivot Point: Smart Production Companies Find Their Way in Uncertain Times

I wanted to take some time and get some of the great positive production stories posted that are going on out there right now. Most of the people I know in the production business are very positive people, pragmatic, but still positive. That's me as well!

Let’s cut to the chase, literally. We caught up with John Hyland and Darren Thomas from 1DS Collective a Los Angeles based production company. They (1DS Collective) got the call at the last minute to make a live stream racing event happen. No problem really, except when your resources are scattered all over the country! Here we go.

Ways a Freelancer Can Stay Afloat During a Pandemic

We are living in a truly unprecedented time with the COVID-19 outbreak and the abrupt halt of media production throughout the world. This shutdown affects union workers and freelancers alike. Unfortunately for many freelancers, safety nets such as unemployment, healthcare, benefit funds, or saleable assets may be limited. Without your steady stream of gigs, what can you do to stay solvent during a pandemic? 

ZEISS Cinematography Vlog


In the first episode, Cine Sales Director, Snehal Patel discusses how to achieve a cinematic look from your lenses. Getting a Cinematic Look:

Or check out other online offerings from Zeiss University including the series, Studies In Cinematography

ZEISS Studies in Cinematography - Women In Media Panel:

ARRI Academy launches new lighting systems controls video course

The ARRI Academy is pleased to announce the launch of a new course designed for all levels of lighting and video production professionals. “Lighting Systems Control with Richard Cadena” is an 11-part video course that serves as the ultimate guide to get you up and running with digital lighting control, using DMX, RDM, Wireless DMX, and ethernet-based networks. 

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