September 1, 2008

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Departments

  • COVER STORY - SHOWTIME'S 'THE TUDORS'
    COVER STORY - SHOWTIME'S 'THE TUDORS'

    TORONTO — Combine one of history’s all-time-great dysfunctional families with 21st Century video technology and what do you get? Showtime’s The Tudors, a lavish Ireland/Canada co-production that’s cur ...

    September 16, 2008

  • DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: STEVEN ESTEB - 'DIRTY POLITICS'
    DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: STEVEN ESTEB - 'DIRTY POLITICS'

    BATON ROUGE, LA — Doesn't it feel like the 2008 presidential campaign has been going on forever? So who will it be? Obama or McCain? Well, after audiences get a look at Steven Esteb's Dirty Politics, ...

    September 2, 2008

  • EDITING: 'GHOST TOWN'
    EDITING: 'GHOST TOWN'

    NEW YORK — Have you ever been on line at the store, lost in your own thoughts, when someone starts up a conversation that just won’t end? All you want to do is be alone, but Chatty Cathy or Carl won’t ...

    August 28, 2008

  • MOBILE...AND GAMING
    MOBILE...AND GAMING

    The annual SIGGRAPH show offers a great opportunity to check out the latest developments in the animation industry. Whether you are interested in software or hardware, or are just an artist just looki ...

    September 2, 2008

  • REAL-WORLD LESSONS
    REAL-WORLD LESSONS

    Recently I had the pleasure to discuss editing with a 21-year-old college student who was interning at a local house in New York. He loved that his employer gave him the opportunity to do his own cut ...

    September 2, 2008

  • REVIEW: AUTODESK SMOKE 2009
    REVIEW: AUTODESK SMOKE 2009

    Overall, Smoke 2009 works faster and much more efficiently. It’s an upgrade that’s great for the sanity of VFX artists and editors who are increasingly asked to produce more work in less time.

    August 28, 2008

  • REVIEW: CENTRANCE'S MICPORT PRO
    REVIEW: CENTRANCE'S MICPORT PRO

    The MicPort Pro by CEntrance is a professional 24-bit/96kHz USB microphone preamp. Its intended use is as an extremely portable microphone preamp/output mixer that will work with any computer via a US ...

    August 28, 2008

Features

  • STUDENT TO PRO
    STUDENT TO PRO

    How to succeed in the post business by really trying.

    September 5, 2008

  • THE FUTURE OF MOTION CAPTURE
    THE FUTURE OF MOTION CAPTURE

    In my last article, "The Reality of Motion Capture," in the May issue of Post, I talked about what motion capture is and how it works. In this article, I'm getting right at the meat of what technologi ...

    September 2, 2008