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Five Questions: Ian Vertovec, Colorist, Light Iron Digital

Light Iron Digital set up a temporary DI theater on a stage at Red Studios Hollywood, where colorist Ian Vertovec used a Pablo 4K, a Sony T420 4K digital projector, and a 40-foot-wide screen to color-grade and finish The Social … more »

Chainsaw on Emmy-Winning Rock-and-Roll Editing

Hollywood post facility Chainsaw creatives won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Picture Editing for a Special (Single or Multi-Camera) for the 4-hour HBO special The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert.

Some DaVinci Resolve 7.0 Gossip

There’s been a bit of chatter floating around the ‘net during the last week about the upcoming release of Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 7.0 and Resolve for the Macintosh. The releases look like they’re getting closer to reality. Most of … more »

Sony Colorworks Restores The Leopard

Directed by Luchino Visconti and shot by cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno (Fellini Satyricon, And the Ship Sails On, The Adventures of Baron Munchhausen) in 1963, The Leopard is a spectacular film. Taking place in the 1860s in Sicily, the film shows … more »

Open House at The Post Group

The Post Group had an open house to show off its array of file-based post services, which include TV show finishing, restoration/remastering and feature film digital intermediates. The company is one of several under the umbrella of Post Start 2 … more »

FilmLight Debuts Lower Cost Baselight

At NAB 2010, FilmLight—which  manufactures film scanning, color grading and color management systems—came to Vegas with the glow of having just won four Sci-Tech Awards from AMPAS (the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences). Displaying its wares at the Renaissance … more »

Shooting Digitally: New Approaches to Old Problems

If you are an indie producer, new media filmmaker, director, editor, cinematographer, post production supervisor or DIT–and you live in Los Angeles, here’s an opportunity to take a look at some “new approaches to old problems” in production and post. … more »

Academy Bestows Sci-Tech Awards

The 2010 Scientific and Technical Awards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences were bestowed at a gala event atthe Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 20. The event was introduced by visual effects pioneer Richard Edlund, ASC, and … more »

Sony Opens Colorworks DI Facility

On November 17, Sony Pictures Entertainment held a gala party to celebrate the opening of Colorworks, a digital intermediate (DI) facility boasting real-time 4K grading and an end-to-end 4K pipeline. Located on Stage 6 of its lot in Culver City, … more »

At Createasphere, DP Lance Acord Goes Where the Wild Things Are

At Createasphere (formerly HD Expo) in Burbank, cinematographer Lance Acord, ASC gave a keynote address, in conversation with associate editor Jon D. Witmer of American Society of Cinematographers magazine. Acord described that he met Spike Jonze at a club where … more »