Director, Camera, Editor for over 30 years. Independent documentaries, corporate and broadcast.
November 29th 2007
Was I asked a trick Question? by Ryan Domis 11 years ago I was on set directing a scene in my Directing II class. We all take turns directing a scene every few days, with all of the other students in class acting as crew on eachother's projects. After we bu
Re: Was I asked a trick Question? by Eric Temple 11 years ago Was I asked a trick Question No, you were asked a prick question. The DP should have stepped in and answered, but it certainly sounds like the guy was just being a jerk. I'd tell him to go get coffee
Re: He who laughs last... by Eric Temple 11 years ago NMF forms. I love it! Must get some!Canyon Productions, Inc. Bethesda, MD XDCAM-HD (PDW-F350) Final Cut Studio Lighting and grip rental
Redigitizing XDCAM-HD by Eric Temple 11 years ago Does anyone know of a faster way to redig an old project that was shot on XDCAM-HD The batch digitize feature brings up the normal capture window, but since all these disks were loaded using the file-
Re: Redigitizing XDCAM-HD by Eric Temple 11 years ago I agree that loading via SDI and my deck seems like the best option because loading via sony's xdcam software doesn't ask me for the specific clips needed to redig a sequence. I have to already know w
Promax out of business by Eric Temple 11 years ago I just got off the phone with Promax in California. They have evidently just gone out of business. Quite a surprise.
Re: Promax out of business by Rafael Amador 11 years ago I missed that thread and I've just read it. I think is one of the most interesting discussions in the last few months.Mac OX 10.5.2-FC 6.02-QT 7.4.1 G5 2x2Gh 4GbRAM-BlackMagic Extreme PMBP 17"Core2Duo
Capture device/card recommendation? by Eric Temple 11 years ago I'm getting bleary-eyed reading all the specs and reviews of the different capture solutions for FCP. I need some clear-headed advice that fits my workflow. I'm on a quad core Intel Mac running the la
Re: Capture device/card recommendation? by Andy Mees 11 years ago A quick search would find an almost identical thread from yesterday ... Anyhoo,to recap, the MXO2 is not yet shipping. If you are in no hurry to sate this need then you may want to wait it out for and
Traveling to Canada by Karl Soehnlein 12 years ago I'm not sure if this is the appropriate thread, but I thought I'd start here. In a few weeks, I will be making my first trip outside the U.S. with my video equipment. I am a freelancer and was hired b
Re: Traveling to Canada by Eric Temple 12 years ago Ok... I'm a US producer cameraman and have shot in Canada twice lately. The first time I tried to do everything by the book. Applied for permits at the Canadian embassy, etc. Got the runaround every t
Help with Light kit to travel with by Joe Quirino 12 years ago Hello, I am looking to buy a light kit that is easy to travel with. (airplane) I have an Arri Softbank kit and a couple misc lights but the Arri's are too big and bulky to check in on a plane. I am lo
Re: Help with Light kit to travel with by Eric Temple 12 years ago I actually leave the wheels on all the time. I've never had them damaged in over 3 years of heavy travel. So far, no one has ever dinged me for an oversize bag... only weight. (Plus a replacement trol