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Ken McGorry
Consulting Editor Ken McGorry has been writing about the TV and film industries since 1987 and has worked for Post magazine since 1988.

mcgorry@optonline.net
Authored Articles
AGENCY WORLD: GRIT AND POLISH
Published: July 17, 2006

This award-winning team from Arnold takes on smoking and sports.
INDEPENDENTS SAY: PREHYSTERICS IN HIGH DEF
Published: June 20, 2006

LOS ANGELES — With 35 years in the business, Scott Billups is both a proselytizer and practitioner of innovation in digital filmmaking. A true believer, he writes articles and books about his passion — and he personally ushers the digital pictures he works on from acquisition to screen by providing the increasingly valuable one-two punch of both DP and VFX services.

AMAZON & CUSTOMFLIX OFFER SPECIALTY DVD SERVICE
Published: April 24, 2006

LAS VEGAS – Amazon.com, one of the largest online retailers, and its subsidiary, CustomFlix, have initiated a content-repurposing plan that could benefit any producers wishing to reach audiences big or small with DVDs of their product.
QUANTEL CHAMPIONS DI WORKFLOW FOR LONGFORM AND SPOTS
Published: April 24, 2006

LAS VEGAS – Quantel (www.quantel.com) is promoting a plan for users of its high-end post systems such as eQ, iQ and Pablo the color corrector, to extend the Quantel version of DI workflow to non-feature-film products, including commercials – basically anything that needs to look as good as its surrounding programming.
COVER STORY: COMPETING WITH A CANDY GIANT
Published: April 7, 2006

STAMFORD, CT — In a classic, ongoing battle between candy giants, Hershey’s is aiming a swift uppercut at Mars. Kissables, Hershey’s new mini-Kisses, are shaped like the original chocolate favorite, but given a colorful candy shell rather than the time-honored foil wrapping.

DALSA AIMS HIGH - 4K
Published: March 20, 2006

WOODLAND HILLS, CA - Dalsa, the maker of the Origin camera, a 4K data recorder that has begun to see use in the Hollywood community for acquisition, will be prevalent at various NAB vendors’ booths where the ease and benefits of working in 4K will be presented. But Dalsa’s (www.dalsa.com) mission to Hollywood is year-round.

NAB: SONY REACHES FOR THE HIGH END
Published: March 20, 2006

PARK RIDGE, NJ – Sony’s new HDW-F900R is “the replacement for the venerable F900,” says Rob Willox, GM, content creation systems. “It’s risky for us because we’ve got a camera system out there that works, in extremely heavy use.” Besides the F900R’s new features, it’s also more environmentally friendly.

 

REMEMBER STANDARD DEF?
Published: March 20, 2006

They had to coin the phrase “standard definition” because a new video format, one with a lot of promise and a lot of problems, was gaining enough traction that regular video needed a new moniker. Today high definition has infiltrated the production industry on virtually all levels - from high-end feature film to corporate video. ENG, too.

A TUNNEL INDIES CAN GET INTO
Published: February 1, 2006

Tunnel Post offers an all-Mac pipeline and fast, in-house scanning.

KING KONG'S TALE OF TWO ISLANDS
Published: January 5, 2006

Skull Island, Manhattan and the big primate through the Weta pipeline.

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