• Careers: Unit colorist Nick Dalby
    Careers: Unit colorist Nick Dalby

    Nick Dalby is a colorist at Unit Studios (www.unit.tv) in London. His credits span commercials, music videos and long-form documentaries. Here, he reflects on his background and path into the world of ...

    February 14, 2020

  • Director's Chair: Kate Woods directs Netflix's <I>Messiah</I>
    Director's Chair: Kate Woods directs Netflix's Messiah

    Australian director Kate Woods began her prolific career in TV down under, where she’s had a long association with ABC TV drama. Her episodes of G.P. , Phoenix and Janus were nominated for numerous AF ...

    February 7, 2020

  • <I>Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood: A Love Letter To Making Movies</I>
    Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood: A Love Letter To Making Movies

    This 30-minute special looks at Quentin Tarantino’s latest Oscar-nominated film, and how the director showcases his love of the filmmaking industry. The program will air locally in New York and Los An ...

    January 30, 2020

  • Review: DPA's 4017 & 4018 microphones

    When I mention a shotgun microphone, many of you will spontaneously think of a Sennheiser MKH 416 or perhaps a Schoeps CMIT 5. Judging from what I find when googling, not many would think of DPA Micro ...

    December 12, 2019

  • Review: Sonicware's ELZ_1 synthesizer

    In an age of virtual software synthesizers, there seems to be a constant, never-ending stream of new plug-ins, updates, and releases. Some virtual instruments try to break new ground, while others try ...

    October 7, 2019

  • Review: Reallusion Character Creator 3

    Characters are often the hardest thing to get right on a project. Whether you’re working on a film, a videogame or a commercial piece, creating and editing believable characters can be time-intensive ...

    June 4, 2019