May 1, 2009

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    May 2009

Departments

  • COVER STORY: 'STAR TREK' RETURNS
    COVER STORY: 'STAR TREK' RETURNS

    SAN FRANCISCO — Star Trek. After some 43 years of intergalactic action, there are a lot of things you could have named this movie for Paramount's "reboot" of the franchise, but director/producer J.J. ...

    April 28, 2009

  • KEEPING BUSY IN THE BIG APPLE
    KEEPING BUSY IN THE BIG APPLE

    Gary Arnold is a sound designer/mixer that operates his own Manhattan-based boutique, Gary’s Chop Shop. Arnold has worked within post houses in the past — Blinkfx, McHale Barone, Superdupe — and two y ...

    April 28, 2009

  • MAKING IT IN NEW YORK
    MAKING IT IN NEW YORK

    If you ask someone about trends these days, it’s nearly impossible not to bring up the economy, since that is the root of most trends these days.

    April 28, 2009

  • REVIEW: THE FOUNDRY'S FURNACE PLUG-INS FOR FCP
    REVIEW: THE FOUNDRY'S FURNACE PLUG-INS FOR FCP

    When I first was introduced to The Foundry's new Furnace plug-ins for Final Cut Pro, I was amazed! Filters that actually fix stuff! Now that's the kind of thing a working editor needs!

    May 14, 2009

  • SPECIAL REPORT: THE 60TH ACE EDDIE AWARDS
    SPECIAL REPORT: THE 60TH ACE EDDIE AWARDS

    BEVERLY HILLS — At the 60th American Cinema Editors (ACE) Eddie Awards, attended by 700 post pros, first-time winners Bob Murawski and Chris Innis carried off an Eddie in the dramatic category f ...

    March 5, 2010

Features

  • AUDIO FOR GAMES & DVD
    AUDIO FOR GAMES & DVD

    For some studios that handle audio post, game and DVD titles represent a significant portion of their workload. And for others that find themselves doing sound for commercials and films, games and DVD ...

    April 28, 2009

  • TRENDS IN BIG APPLE POST
    TRENDS IN BIG APPLE POST

    It’s hard to have a conversation about trends in the New York market without the economy rearing its ugly head. While no one wants to say the sky is falling, because for many it’s not, all admit that ...

    April 28, 2009

Web Exclusives

  • RED WORKFLOW: OPTIMIZING DIGITAL POST PRODUCTION
    RED WORKFLOW: OPTIMIZING DIGITAL POST PRODUCTION

    Don't fear change. This industry has undergone many transitions. Some of the most significant ones have occurred within the last two decades.

    May 5, 2009

  • REVIEW: AUTODESK TOXIK 2009
    REVIEW: AUTODESK TOXIK 2009

    Digital tools play a big part in making magic happen, and one of our workhorses is Autodesk Toxik 2009, the latest version of Autodesk's compositing and visual effects software package for 2D effects ...

    May 5, 2009