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Katie Hinsen: media industry thought leader

July 13, 2017, 17:37 PM


Katie Hinsen's thoughtful articles cover the industry from a wide perspective, commenting on the state of the workplace, the workforce, technology, media and the future.

The Professional Identity-Crisis of the Editor

July 2, 2017, 16:17 PM


Psychologist Jocelyn Handy tries to explain film industry freelanders’ willingness to give so much for so little, to the behavior of addicts. Sociologists David Hesmondhalgh and Sarah Baker noted a “hedonism” in workers from creative industries. While analysts warn that by accepting these declining conditions, people are harming themselves and others, editors will tell you that they love their job, and that this is just the way it is these days.

#editing#post production#editors#workplace
ASC Re-appoints President Kees van Oostrum

June 8, 2017, 10:18 AM


The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has re-appointed Kees van Oostrum to a second term as president of the organization, based on votes at last night’s Board of Governors meeting. The ASC Board also elected its officers for the 2017-2018 term, including: Bill Bennett, John Simmons and Cynthia Pusheck as vice presidents; Levie Isaacks as treasurer; David Darby as secretary; and Isidore Mankofsky as sergeant-at-arms.

The Basics Of A TV Production Schedule

May 18, 2017, 05:04 AM


Is it really accurate to talk about production when the theme is TV? For production, it smells of fixed procedures, known milestones, and defined requirements - while TV is being developed according to a plan that is constantly changing as one learns from its TV production.

Camera connections: RED on FilmStruck: A guest pos

May 3, 2017, 04:52 AM


Red (1994). Jeff Smith here: FilmStruck’s latest installment in our Observations on Film Art series presents me talking about Krszystof Kieslowski’s late masterpiece, Red (1994). In the film’s final scene, chance and fate combine to bring a couple together. My comments trace how a cluster of cinematographic techniques has indicated the couple’s connectedness long before they become aware […]

Tips on Editing Short Films

March 30, 2017, 09:23 AM


Learn a thing or two about editing short films in this interview with EditStock founder and editor Misha Tennenbaum. Also learn how you can win over £10,000 worth of filmmaking gear in LaCie's short film competition.

#short films#short film competitions#editing short films
The Art of The Cut - An Editor's Review

March 24, 2017, 05:30 AM


Why should you buy Steve Hullfish's new book - The Art of the Cut - when all the source material is available online for free? Because of the edit...

#film editing#steve hullfish#editing books#the art of the cut#books on editing
7 Key Tips - TV Post Production Checklist

March 20, 2017, 09:15 AM


Every TV production is under pressure to save money - user your Post Production Checklist by Productionhero.co

#post production#tv production
Books for Every Video Editor : Episode 68

March 9, 2017, 10:20 AM


In this episode we'll give you some suggestions for books that every editor should read (at least once).

#film editing#post production#books
Top 10 Tips for TV Production Productivity - [info

February 27, 2017, 06:26 AM


Here is Production Hero's basic guide that we have created based upon both our successes and failures in the industry

#tv production#productivty

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