March 1, 2011

  • 4-Mar-2011
    March 1, 2011
    In this issue:
    Reality TV
    New Media, Sound for Games & Interactive, Sound Libraries, and special supplement to Post on Storage.


  • Coloring 'The Fighter'
    Coloring 'The Fighter'

    HOLLYWOOD — Director David O. Russell’s multi-Oscar-nominated film The Fighter, which was released on Blu-ray this month, features a large Irish family from a blue-collar Boston neighborhood during th ...

    March 14, 2011

  • Cover Story: ILM goes chameleon with 'Rango'
    Cover Story: ILM goes chameleon with 'Rango'

    SAN FRANCISCO — In the midst of the massive production that was Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest and At World’s End, director Gore Verbinski mentioned to Industrial Light & Magic visual ...

    March 4, 2011

  • Director's Chair: Gore Verbinski - 'Rango'
    Director's Chair: Gore Verbinski - 'Rango'

    HOLLYWOOD — After directing the first three films in the mega-franchise Pirates of the Caribbean, Gore Verbinski knows a thing or two about how to helm a huge production. And thanks to all the CGI in ...

    March 4, 2011

  • Editor's Letter: Sharing NAB product details
    Editor's Letter: Sharing NAB product details

    NAB isn’t until next month, but I am already tired. It seems as though companies are trying to get the word out on their new offerings even earlier than usual.

    March 4, 2011

  • Post Script: Reality TV
    Post Script: Reality TV

    When I do find time to sit in front of the TV set, I find myself gravitating toward unscripted programming. Not the Kardashians or the Real Housewives, but the shows you’d find on History, Discovery a ...

    March 4, 2011

  • Review: Avid's Pro Tools 9
    Review: Avid's Pro Tools 9

    Avid’s release of Pro Tools 9 back in November came as a welcome surprise to many in the audio post industry. With Pro Tools 8 being on the market for only two years, I wondered how different this ver ...

    March 4, 2011


Web Exclusives

  • 3D video assist for 'Pirates'
    3D video assist for 'Pirates'

    BEVERLY HILLS — A scurvy pirate crew? Check. Ships, cannons and exotic locations? Check, check and check. How about a video assist crew and cart able to handle the demands of a 3D shoot in the tropics ...

    March 18, 2011

  • Color Correction: 'The King's Speech'
    Color Correction: 'The King's Speech'

    LONDON - Molinare DI colorist Gareth Spensley uses Baselight to help Tom Hooper perfect the details of a modern classic.

    March 11, 2011

  • Editing HDSLR footage natively
    Editing HDSLR footage natively

    With the wild success of HDSLR cameras from both Canon and Nikon, there is a renewed interest in editing H.264 media natively, using the video files that are transferred directly from the camera into ...

    March 4, 2011

  • Storage: LTO-5 options
    Storage: LTO-5 options

    High definition 3D footage, intense graphics and eye-catching VFX make for fantastic commercials, television programs and feature films. They also leave many post production professionals searching fo ...

    March 8, 2011