February 1, 2009

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Departments

  • COVER STORY: 'CORALINE' ANIMATED VIA STOP-MOTION
    COVER STORY: 'CORALINE' ANIMATED VIA STOP-MOTION

    PORTLAND, OR — Stop-motion animation is not about computers. It's a time-honored and time-consuming process that demands exquisite artistry, infinite precision and anal retention. Think Willis O'Brien ...

    January 27, 2009

  • DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: GUS VAN SANT - 'MILK'
    DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: GUS VAN SANT - 'MILK'

    HOLLYWOOD — Director Gus Van Sant is no stranger to Oscar attention. His acclaimed feature Good Will Hunting brought him a Best Director Academy Award nomination, and the film was nominated for eight ...

    January 27, 2009

  • EMBRACING THE GREEN
    EMBRACING THE GREEN

    You may have noticed that recently Post has been talking to companies about how they are trying to reduce their carbon footprint, and this issue is no exception. In this issue, we are highlighting som ...

    January 27, 2009

  • OPTIMISM OR CONCERN?
    OPTIMISM OR CONCERN?

    As I write this letter, an estimated two million people have gathered at the National Mall in Washington, DC, hopeful that the incoming administration will bring “change” to our nation and its struggl ...

    January 27, 2009

  • REVIEW: JBL'S CONTROL 2P COMPACT POWERED REFERENCE MONITOR
    REVIEW: JBL'S CONTROL 2P COMPACT POWERED REFERENCE MONITOR

    Edit rooms are quite often small, cramped quarters with drop ceilings and walls that are too close to where everyone sits. That, coupled with the constant drone of multiple hard drives and computer fa ...

    January 27, 2009

  • VISUAL EFFECTS: 'METEOR' TARGETS EARTH
    VISUAL EFFECTS: 'METEOR' TARGETS EARTH

    In the new miniseries, Meteor, there’s a deadly threat from outer space — but a new Generation wants to save us!

    February 25, 2009

Features

  • A GREEN EVOLUTION
    A GREEN EVOLUTION

    Our industry has typically been a little more crunchy granola than most, so to hear that many production, post and film studios have easily taken to greening doesn’t surprise me. And they do it not be ...

    January 27, 2009

  • LCD: THE NEXT CRT?
    LCD: THE NEXT CRT?

    Studios are coming to grips with the fact that cathode ray tube-based monitors are quickly becoming a technology of the past. Manufacturers have switched to LCD panels, and the economics of scale, dri ...

    January 28, 2009

Web Exclusives

  • EDITING: 'OUTLANDER'
    EDITING: 'OUTLANDER'

    Ready for a new take on the stranger-in-a-strange-land concept? Outlander is a science-fiction adventure about a man from a different galaxy who crash-lands on Earth during the reign of the Vikings.

    January 27, 2009

  • RESTORING 'THE GO-BETWEEN'
    RESTORING 'THE GO-BETWEEN'

    Ascent Media, London, employs MTI Film's Correct to restore a British classic.

    February 4, 2009

  • REVIEW: ULTRASONE HFI-580 HEADPHONES
    REVIEW: ULTRASONE HFI-580 HEADPHONES

    Headphones in professional studios have many different applications depending upon how one uses them. I use headphones to compose and then to record and overdub. I mix through monitors, but I want the ...

    February 12, 2009