We chat with Executive Director Carl Goodman about the mission behind the Museum of the Moving Image and what you can find there.
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You might have heard of HDR before, or at least you should have. HDR, or High Dynamic Range, is the newest technology to get the best image on screen, regardless of whether you are working in HD or 4K/UltraHD. It is an increase in dynamic range and luminance values...
Have you ever wondered what you can do in advance of a livestreaming event? We’ve received a ton of tips and tricks from videographers on ways to prepare for a successful livestream. Some you may have tried and some you may not have thought of!  Here are the top...
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In 2018, documentary film enjoyed greater mainstream success than ever before. Hence, some are calling this the Golden Era of the genre.Noteworthy new documentaries like Minding the Gap and Bad Reputation: the Joan Jett documentary (both Sundance alums) made huge impacts on social media and with their theatrical runs. Minding...
Although the perfect final cut seems to be just over the next ridge, it is an ever-elusive destination that can never be reached.
Many makers of media are hard-wired to be detail oriented. After all, to make great media, you need to notice small details that others might not see. Some editors geek out over finding and fixing flash-frame errors and adjusting edit points with painstaking precision. This sort of hyper-attentiveness to minute...
Seriously Funny Church Production: How the Skit Guys use Video to Spread the Word of God
We caught up with the Guys, Tommy Woodard and Eddie James, along with their Lead Producer and Director, Brian Cates. They regaled us with their journey from class clowns to a media group that has over 175,000 subscribers on Youtube and just over 24 million combined views. One of...
Coast to Coast to Coast: The Production Behind Canada’s C3 Television Event
The Metro Toronto Convention Centre is buzzing with visitors eagerly crowding around product booths, where exhibitors are demonstrating the latest gear at Profusion 2017--the highly anticipated imaging technology show held here in November. On the main stage of the Sony booth, three adventure filmmakers Peter Wall, Garry Tutte and Ryan...
Starting A Production Company, One Sale at a Time: A Conversation with Eli Rotholz
Eli, Director of Business Development and Executive Producer of Content at both Hone Production, and former Co-Founder of Honor Society Films, walked over to a ceiling-high plant he had recently rehabilitated and touched one of its leaves to see how it was doing. We were sitting on the balcony...
The Inside Story of Oscar-nominated “Garden Party”
After having watched dozens of shorts at the SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival, some of them good, others not very good, they came to the short that was voted “best student film.” It was a French piece with no dialog called “Garden Party.” A short film that lasted just under...
How Catalin Marin Built His Career as an Award-winning Film Composer
In William Shatner’s 2014 documentary, Chaos on the Bridge, the audience is given a ringside seat to the infighting among writers and producers during the creation of the iconic TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation. Accompanying the parade of insider talking heads, unpacking the backstage intrigue is a...

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The best new video tech at CES 2019

Every year, we head to CES to check out the latest innovations in consumer technology and look for the next big thing in video production. CES 2019 was no exception.
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