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April 1, 2012

April 1, 2012 In this issue:
- Director's Chair: Andrew Stanton — John Carter
- VFX For TV
- Audio For TV
Alcatraz VFX
- Getting Started In The Post Business
- Review: Avid Media Composer 6
- Review: Apple Final Cut Pro 10.0.3
- and much more!

Departments

Bits & Pieces: Wallenda short is big on VFX Bits & Pieces: Wallenda short is big on VFX
April 9, 2012
LOS ANGELES — Rareform Pictures (www.rareformpictures.com) completed work on a VFX-heavy short about ...
Director's Chair: Andrew Stanton — 'John Carter' Director's Chair: Andrew Stanton — 'John Carter'
April 4, 2012 | By Iain Blair
HOLLYWOOD — The line between live action and animation is becomingly increasingly blurred these days ...
Editor's Letter: Getting Started Editor's Letter: Getting Started
April 4, 2012 | By Randi Altman
The legacy of Star Wars just keeps on giving. Not only were the films blockbusters, they set a new s ...
Post Positions: Archive now for later Post Positions: Archive now for later
April 24, 2012 | Chris Lacinak
Preservation and archiving have a checkered reputation in the post production world. There is a perc ...
Post Script: NLE Battles Post Script: NLE Battles
April 4, 2012 | By Marc Loftus
I recently moderated a panel at the SXSW show in Austin, TX. The topic focused on pros who made the ...
Review: Avid Media Composer 6 Review: Avid Media Composer 6
April 4, 2012 | Greg Kiernan
The first thing I noticed when opening the app is that it looked familiar. Very familiar. Sure there ...
Review: Final Cut Pro 10.0.3 Review: Final Cut Pro 10.0.3
March 28, 2012 | By Tor Rolf Johansen
In my opinion, Apple prematurely released Final Cut Pro X this past June. That’s pretty much why I d ...

Features

On-Set Post On-Set Post
April 24, 2012 | By Christine Bunish
Post production today is no longer a discrete process practiced off-set after production has wrapped ...
Stefan Sonnefeld - How he got his start Stefan Sonnefeld - How he got his start
May 8, 2012
VFX for TV Series VFX for TV Series
April 9, 2012 | By Marc Loftus
Artists working on visual effects for television series take pride in both the quality of their work ...

Web Exclusives

'The Pirates' employs Baselight for grading 'The Pirates' employs Baselight for grading
May 1, 2012
LONDON — Academy Award winning animation studio Aardman (Chicken Run, Wallace and Gromit: Curse of t ...
Editing: 'The Three Stooges' Editing: 'The Three Stooges'
April 10, 2012
NEW YORK — The culmination of a 12-year odyssey, The Three Stooges is a testament to the tenacity of ...
IMG Media employs centralized storage IMG Media employs centralized storage
March 28, 2012
IMG Media is the world’s largest independent distributor of sports programming, distributing over 20 ...
Review: AJA's Io XT Review: AJA's Io XT
May 4, 2012 | By Jim Geduldick
Haven't you always wanted to be able to take your AJA Kona card wrap it up and put it in your pocket ...
Review: Imagineer Systems' Mocha Pro V.3 Review: Imagineer Systems' Mocha Pro V.3
April 11, 2012 | Erik Vlietinck
Imagineer Systems released Mocha Pro 3.0.0 with a bunch of new features that will make many of their ...