June 1, 2012

  • 8-Jun-2012
    June 2012
    In this issue:
    - Running a Post House
    - Broadcast Design
    - Sonic Branding
    - Director's Chair: William Friedkin — Killer Joe
    - Ten  Minutes With: Steve Wozniak
    - Review: Wacom's Intuos5 tablet
    - and much more!!!

Departments

  • 10 Minutes With: Steve Wozniak
    10 Minutes With: Steve Wozniak

    LAS VEGAS — At NAB 2012, Post’s editing team, Randi Altman and Marc Loftus, along with the magazine’s owner, William Rittwage, had the opportunity to chat with Steve Wozniak of Apple fame just after h ...

    June 6, 2012

  • Director's Chair: William Friedkin - 'Killer Joe'
    Director's Chair: William Friedkin - 'Killer Joe'

    HOLLYWOOD — Even if he never directed another film, William Friedkin would always be remembered as one of the greats thanks to two iconic and highly influential films — 1971’s thrilling The French Con ...

    May 31, 2012

  • Editor's Letter: Staying successful in post
    Editor's Letter: Staying successful in post

    Running a post house these days is not easy — the economy is shaky, clients and staff need to be happy and engaged, and thanks to affordable pro tools, competition has increased… sometimes even from c ...

    June 8, 2012

  • Higher Learning: Supply-side creative technology in the post-modern world
    Higher Learning: Supply-side creative technology in the post-modern world

    We are in the bootstrapping phase of a new learning cycle in film and commercial production. New media formats and platforms present opportunity and risk that the film industry cannot avoid. So far, o ...

    June 27, 2012

  • Post Script: Source Audio's solution
    Post Script: Source Audio's solution

    Source Audio recently launched a new search and distribution platform for sound effects and music licensing that’s designed to serve the creators of production music as well as the agencies, productio ...

    June 8, 2012

  • Review: The Avid Assistant Editor’s Handbook
    Review: The Avid Assistant Editor’s Handbook

    Before I begin this review, a few words about assistant editors — they are the unsung heroes of post.

    June 8, 2012

Features

  • Running A Post House
    Running A Post House

    Every post business has its own recipe for success, and while some ingredients vary, a talented and well-trained staff is a necessity in every kitchen…um, studio. So is making sure clients are well fe ...

    June 11, 2012

Web Exclusives

  • Review: GenArts Monster GT plug-ins for After Effects
    Review: GenArts Monster GT plug-ins for After Effects

    GenArts is one of the tops visual effects plug-in companies in the world. They are widely known for their set of Sapphire plug-ins, which set the standard by which other plug-ins are judged. This rele ...

    June 14, 2012

  • Review: Xfrog 5 helps Postage grow 'The Weed'
    Review: Xfrog 5 helps Postage grow 'The Weed'

    As a visual effects firm, we often experience duality not only in the effects we produce, but also when piecing together the creative vision we pitch to our clients. Case in point: I jumped for joy re ...

    May 31, 2012

  • Web Exclusive: Composing for Videogames
    Web Exclusive: Composing for Videogames

    When Microsoft Studios asked composer Gordy Haab what he thought was the best way for Kinect Star Wars to meet the production value of the original film scores, Haab jokingly said, “The London Symphon ...

    June 8, 2012

  • Web Exclusive: Data recovery saves Oscar-winner 'The Shore'
    Web Exclusive: Data recovery saves Oscar-winner 'The Shore'

    Producers of Oscar-winning film The Shore accepted an Academy Award without knowing if the original director’s cut would ever be viewed again. The father/daughter team, Terry and Oorlagh George, exper ...

    June 1, 2012