Actors – 5 Lies About Showreels

Warning: There may be gratuitous use of analogies and perhaps a soupcon of sarcasm in this post…allegedly.

Over the last few months, I’ve really enjoyed working closely with actors in and around the West Midlands area. There is some real …

Video in 360 Degrees? – BBC Click

Video in 360 Degrees? – BBC Click

If you’re not a games player you may wander what all the fuss is about immersive or 360 degree video. But as TV and Internet based technologies continue to converge, you will be seeing more examples of 360 degree video …

Vimeo Shakes It Up with Livestream, Live Streaming and Webinars

Vimeo Shakes It Up with Livestream, Live Streaming and Webinars

Once again the steady march of technology is set to change the playing field for individuals and businesses alike. But before I get to the exciting part of what’s changing with online conferencing and webinars (AKA Webinars), here’s a …

The Pocket Cinema Camera is magic – Blackmagic

The Pocket Cinema Camera is magic – Blackmagic

In June I was lucky enough to attend Blackmagic’s pop-up editing event in London. Learning more about Da Vinci Resolve 14 was an eye opener as it adds yet another dimension to Raw and ProRes workflow.

Now, to complete …

David Fincher and the art of film deception

David FincherI have a love/hate relationship with director David Fincher’s films. As much as I love films like The Game, I hated Alien 3 and had story issues with Seven [I know, I’m a heathen].

But one thing which has always …