August 1, 2018

  • 15-Aug-2018
    August 1, 2018
    In This Issue:

    - Mission Impossible: Fallout - Dneg's VFX
    - Director's Chair — Puzzle's Marc Turtletaub
    - Filmmaking — Disney's Christopher Robin
    - Music Videos: Jay-Z/Beyonce, Rihanna, Selena Gomez & more
    - Remote Collaboration - Part 2
    ...and much more!!


  • Director's Chair: Marc Turtletaub — <I>Puzzle</I>
    Director's Chair: Marc Turtletaub — Puzzle

    It’s fitting that Puzzle, the new film from the Oscar-nominated director and producer Marc Turtletaub, looks and feels like a period piece. While the fast-paced modern world occasionally intrudes in t ...

    August 21, 2018

  • Storage: DigitalGlue leaves the post community 'Breathless'
    Storage: DigitalGlue leaves the post community 'Breathless'

    ATLANTA – DigitalGlue (, which provides equipment, integration, and software development for the production and distribution of digital video as well as designs and implements solu ...

    August 24, 2018

  • VFX: Disney's <I>Christopher Robin</I>
    VFX: Disney's Christopher Robin

    There have been many iterations of the story of Winnie the Pooh over the years since English author A. A. Milne introduced the stuffed character to readers in his first collection of stories in 1926. ...

    August 29, 2018


  • <I>Mission Impossible: Fallout</I>
    Mission Impossible: Fallout

    The sixth film in the franchise, Mission: Impossible — Fallout has been called a culmination of all of the previous films in the series, with characters returning and storylines tied up as Ethan Hunt ...

    August 15, 2018

  • Music Video: Niki & Gabi — <i>Sleep It Off</I> & <I>Let It Roar</I>
    Music Video: Niki & Gabi — Sleep It Off & Let It Roar

    LA-based director/director of photography Aaron Grasso recently partnered with production company Lord Danger to create two new music videos for Niki & Gabi, “opposite twins” that are known in the ...

    August 23, 2018

  • Music Video: Selena Gomez — <I>Back to You</I>
    Music Video: Selena Gomez — Back to You

    Good Company ( in Los Angeles recently produced and posted a new video for Selena Gomez that draws inspiration from the works of French director Jean-Luc Godard. Back To You appears more ...

    August 17, 2018

  • Music Video: Taylor Ward wins 'Best Editing' VMA for <I>Lemon</I>
    Music Video: Taylor Ward wins 'Best Editing' VMA for Lemon

    Independent editor Taylor Ward served as the sole editor on No One Ever Really Dies’ collaboration with Rihanna on Lemon. N.E.R.D is Pharrell Williams’ original group. The Lemon video centers around o ...

    August 21, 2018

  • Music Video: The Carters — <I>Apes--t</I>; N.E.R.D./Rihanna — <I>Lemon</I>
    Music Video: The Carters — Apes--t; N.E.R.D./Rihanna — Lemon

    Freelance editor Taylor Alexander Ward ( is lucky enough to have two videos nominated for “Best Editing” at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, set to take place on August 20th in ...

    August 20, 2018

Web Exclusives

  • Editing 101: 5 Rules (11-15)
    Editing 101: 5 Rules (11-15)

    JJ Lask is a creative editor with PS260 (, which has studios in both New York City and Venice, CA. His list of credits includes work for M&Ms, NY Lottery, Yahoo, American Greetings, ...

    August 28, 2018

  • Nvidia intro's realtime ray tracing
    Nvidia intro's realtime ray tracing

    Nvidia ( is truly looking to revolutionize the computer graphics industry. At this year’s Siggraph show, which took place in Vancouver last week, Nvidia Founder and CEO Jensen Huang ann ...

    August 20, 2018

  • VFX: FuseFX breaks down their <I>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</I> work
    VFX: FuseFX breaks down their Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. work

    When entertainment industry veteran Mark Kolpack, VFX supervisor for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. , began assembling a team to support the series back in 2012, he needed both strong internal and st ...

    August 17, 2018