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Marc Loftus

Marc Loftus is the Senior Editor and Director of Web Content for Post Magazine. He has been with the monthly publication since 1992, reporting on new technologies and creative techniques relating to film, television and commercial post production. In that time, he has witnessed the transition from linear to nonlinear, analog to digital, stereo to surround, SD to HD, tape-based to file-based, and 2D to 3D. Marc is a graduate of The New York Institute of Technology.

Author Articles

  • QUANTEL SHOWS NEO, PREVIEWS DINO
    QUANTEL SHOWS NEO, PREVIEWS DINO

    LAS VEGAS - UK-based Quantel (www.quantel.com) is at NAB with Neo, a new control panel for its Pablo color correction system. The controller was designed with feedback from Pablo users and incorporate ...

    April 13, 2008

  • HIGHER LEARNING: THE CENTRE FOR DIGITAL MEDIA
    HIGHER LEARNING: THE CENTRE FOR DIGITAL MEDIA

    VANCOUVER, BC — The Centre for Digital Media opened at the Great Northern Way Campus (GNWC) in Vancouver last fall and is currently instructing its inaugural class through its Masters of Digital ...

    March 31, 2008

  • SETTING UP SHOP
    SETTING UP SHOP

    In recent weeks, a number of new studios have come to our attention, and they all seem to fit into the boutique model, which relies on small but efficient teams using the latest in desktop tools.

    March 31, 2008

  • INDIE FILMMAKER SHOOTS, POSTS 'IF I WERE DICTATOR'
    INDIE FILMMAKER SHOOTS, POSTS 'IF I WERE DICTATOR'

    MIAMI — Independent filmmaker Justin Routt and his Birch Creek Films (www.bcfs.us) completed production and post on a new feature-length comedy called If I Were Dictator (www.myspace.com/dictato ...

    March 12, 2008

  • INTERNSHIPS AND OPPORTUNITIES
    INTERNSHIPS AND OPPORTUNITIES

    In January, I wrote about Escape Studios in London and how — through Sohonet — the training facility is able to connect its eager student body with post houses that allow them to work on r ...

    February 27, 2008

  • BROADCAST MONITORS
    BROADCAST MONITORS

    Manufacturers help studios deal with change as the CRT heads toward extinction.

    January 25, 2008

  • STOP-MOTION, ONLY TOUGHER
    STOP-MOTION, ONLY TOUGHER

    A team of animators recently came together to produce a feature unlike many of today’s slick CG studio releases. In a shuttered elementary school east of Vancouver, the stop-motion film Edison a ...

    January 24, 2008

  • BUILDING A FARM TEAM
    BUILDING A FARM TEAM

    London's Escape Studios opened its training school back in '02, emphasizing techniques needed for success in the VFX field. Company CEO Dominic Davenport was an effects artist himself and knew the har ...

    December 27, 2007

  • DAKOTA WINS EXTREME MAC-OVER CONTEST
    DAKOTA WINS EXTREME MAC-OVER CONTEST

    SIOUX FALLS, SD — Curt Friesen and his wife Julie purchased Dakota Video & Post Productions (www. dakotavideo.com) in 1995, and over the years have grown their video post house from a staff of f ...

    November 30, 2007

  • THE WILD WEST
    THE WILD WEST

    Ask five people how to make money on the Internet and you're likely to get 10 different answers. I've often heard the 'net — and new media in general — referred to as the Wild West: unregu ...

    November 30, 2007

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