Warren Eig (Writer, Producer, Director and Editor) is an award-winning director who has been involved in feature films and television for many years. A native of New Jersey, Eig graduated Boston University’s College of Communications, Magna Cum La... [more]
Warren Eig (Writer, Producer, Director and Editor) is an award-winning director who has been involved in feature films and television for many years. A native of New Jersey, Eig graduated Boston University’s College of Communications, Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Broadcasting and Film. Eig honed his knowledge of the movie making process by working in all facets of production from Production Assistant and Key grip to Assistant Editor to Editor- in television, music videos and feature films.
Continuing his pursuit as a Writer-Director, Eig was a Quarter Finalist in The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences Nicholl’s Fellowship in Screenwriting competition with the script Babes With Guns. He was also a Quarter Finalist in the 2010 Scriptapalooza International Screenplay Competition with the feature “A Family X-mas.” Eig sold the treatment, "Safe Haven," to Kamin-Howell Entertainment and more recently wrote the treatment "Pastime" for Jericho Entertainment.
He has worked as a segment editor for the 66th Annual Academy Awards, before moving to Jacobs & Gerber, Inc. He went on to freelance at Playboy Entertainment as a writer/producer for on-air promos on the Playboy Channel. Eig Produced and Directed a short film for the Getty Museum.
“Knit Wits,” currently on the festival circuit premiered at the Newport Beach International Film Festival. It has also played at Big Bear Lake International Film Festival, Marcos Island International Film Festival, Pacific Palisades Film Festival, the Palm Beach International Film Festival, in London at the Northern Heights International Short Film Festival and most recently was the first American film ever invited to the Sukagawa International Film Festival in Japan.
Eig has also worked on such films as The Mask (with Jim Carrey), Sam Rami’s Army of Darkness and in television on WB’s Angel, and HBO’s Tales From the Crypt to name a few.
He has also edited projects for Disney, Universal; the pilot Gideon Falls, the The Homeless Joe Show among others.
Canon Mark D III Tethering by Suzin Daly 5 days ago I tethered my camera to a PC it took forever to come up. I was assuming that the laptop was just old. I used the CD that came with my camera with the program for tethering. I was told that would happe
Re: Canon Mark D III Tethering by Warren Eig 5 days ago Have you tried going to Canon's website and downloading the latest versions of their software. The CD is old software from day one when it ships. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: info@babyboompictures
Re: Brackish air. Any maintenance practice? by Warren Eig 2 weeks ago As long as your sensor is clean. Wipe the outside of the camera body, carefully, with a lint free, damp cloth. If you need to clean the sensor, I use the Arctic Butterfly kit but you can find a photo
Qmaster mess by Mark Suszko 4 weeks ago Tried to make a DVD off the timeline in FCP7 and it flamed out, saying it cant find QMaster. What do I do
Re: Qmaster mess by Warren Eig 4 weeks ago Best to use Compressor and then DVD Studio Pro. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camera Accessories - Monitors and Batteries websi
AJA IO XT new software V13 crashes by steve knattress 4 weeks ago I have just downloaded the latest V13.0 update for my AJA XT onto a mc ruining Sierra OS 10.12.6 ( with IoXT firmware 2017 05 09) ( I know there is a firmware update but with out the control panel I c
Re: AJA IO XT new software V13 crashes by Warren Eig 4 weeks ago Have you tried to uninstall the software with the installer and reboot first. Then install the new software Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictur
First Major MC 8.9 Bug. by Brent Marginet 1 month ago I just opened an older project that contains only AMA Linked 23.976 DNxHD 115 Quicktime Movies and I can't do absolutely anything in it. Every clip and timeline gives me the "Exception: Cannot create
Re: First Major MC 8.9 Bug. by Brent Marginet 1 month ago Looks like I solve the issue. I completely uninstalled MC, I then trashed all of the Avid Preferences in my USERS xxxx Library Folder. Lastly I deleted all the Avid Folders in the Applications Folder
FCP 7 subtitles > .srt on Yosemite by Michael Brown 2 months ago Hi folks, you get the gist: I have created subtitles in FCP 7 for a 55-min programme (quite a bit of dalogue), and am now entering into festivals. An Italian fests would like me to send my English sub
Re: FCP 7 subtitles > .srt on Yosemite by Warren Eig 1 month ago You export the quicktime with audio and up load to Youtube. Youtube will automatically, using AI, caption the video to a text file with timecode and dialogue that you can download separately and edit
Canon 5D Mark 3 Question by Ralph Hajik 1 month ago Hello Professional Canon Users I recently had the strangest thing happen to me while on vacation in France and London using my Canon 5D Mark 3. While taking pictures and occasionally take movies. I ha
Re: Canon 5D Mark 3 Question by Warren Eig 1 month ago Did the SD card fill up so it forced the rest of the video to only be recored to the CF card Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Came
High Sierra and DVDs by Oliver Peters 2 months ago For those who still need to burn DVDs for clients - what are everyone's plans for making DVDs after High Sierra hits As I understand, no 32-bit apps will run under High Sierra, so that counts out DVD
Re: High Sierra and DVDs by Warren Eig 2 months ago And Encore is 64bit. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camera Accessories - Monitors and Batteries website: http: www.EigRig.com
final cut 7 on mac OS 10.12 Sierra. by Rossella Emanuele 2 months ago Hi, I have a retina mac book pro and have been running Yosemite 10.10.5 for years because I edit using final cut 7. I am now having problems with many softwares including safari because i have not upg
Re: final cut 7 on mac OS 10.12 Sierra. by Warren Eig 2 months ago Add a second hard drive or partition the drive and use a dual boot system. Older OS for FCP 7 and newer OS for everything else. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http
Opinions on best way to fix white back drop by David Lord 2 months ago So I did some filming using a white sheet hung up as a backdrop. It didn't turn out all that great as you can see a bunch of wrinkles and shadows etc. I read a couple different ways you can try to fix
Beta Testing by Simon Ubsdell 2 months ago How many of you are regular beta testers How would you generally rate the experience Do you feel the process is more of an imposition than a privilege Are you frustrated when your suggestions are not
Re: Beta Testing by Warren Eig 2 months ago I beta test for a few products. I put them through real world test-- real projects. So far my experience has been the developer really wants to hear my concerns. They are responsive to when I find a b
DaVinci Resolve 14 beta 5 released by Peter Chamberlain 3 months ago We are pleased to announce the release of DaVinci Resolve 14 beta 5. This is a no charge update for existing customers and is available from our support web site. https: www.blackmagicdesign.com suppo
Legacy AJA IO Card (Kona 3) by John Geronilla 4 months ago A few questions about this card because I may be missing a couple steps. Recently got the Kona 3. Works great for my workflow (HD editing in Avid 7.0.5 + Baselight Editions plugin). There's a few quir
Re: Legacy AJA IO Card (Kona 3) by Warren Eig 4 months ago I know in the past to down convert from 1080 HD 23.976 to a 525i signal the 1080 has to be 23.976 psf not 23.976p. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoo
Confusion about new $299 Studio pricing by Tom Matthies 5 months ago With the new $299 pricing for the Resolve Studio version - is this for the Studio version of 12.5 or for the Beta Studio version of 14 And if it's for 12.5, when the official version of 14 is released
Premiere Pro CS6 runs slow on brand new iMac by Tom Batt 5 months ago I bought a new iMac in order to do my editing using Premiere Pro CS6. However I'm currently trying to edit and it struggles with playback. It constantly has Media Pending over the clips, or a black sc
Re: OT Resolve 14 by Gerry Fraiberg 5 months ago Ricardo Marty "Kind of makes adobe production apps look like a lesser product. except PS and AE" And then there is Affinity Photo as a Photoshop alternative. https: affinity.serif.com en-us photo - G
FCP X 10.3.2 and QNAP shared storage by Bob Zelin 6 months ago Hi - I have been anxiously awaiting the release of the new QNAP operating system that supports Apple document HT207128, which discusses FCP X 10.3 shared storage. I have done tests in 3 facilities, mo
Re: FCP X 10.3.2 and QNAP shared storage by Warren Eig 6 months ago Sounds promising. Too bad I went the route I did, or is this just another version of 10Gige Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camer
Re: DVD software and resolve by Warren Eig 6 months ago I have Toast Titanium 15 and Resolve 12.5 and no problem. Also Encore (CS6). It all works. Mac OS X 10.11.6 Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictur
Upconvert SD to HD with LHi by Marc Buhmann 7 months ago I have access to a Kona LHi at work and would like to upconvert some old DV footage. I've already captured it via firewire using Premiere CS6 because I want to use the batch capture process to preserv
Re: Upconvert SD to HD with LHi by Warren Eig 7 months ago I've up converted from a Digi-Beta deck through SDI ports and I've done it with an old Media 100 system SDI out to the Kona 3 SDI in. Don't think you can do it with firewire as that is the built in Co
Upgrading the 2009 Mac Pro? by andy patterson 7 months ago I know some people are holding onto their older Mac Pro systems instead of buying the new (old) 2013 Mac Pro. Some have added RAM, video cards, internal RAID systems. I can sympathize with holding on
Re: Upgrading the 2009 Mac Pro? by Warren Eig 7 months ago I replaced a failed 8-core Mac Pro with a used 2012 12-core with Titan X Nvida GPU and 64 GB RAM. It screams. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http: www.BabyBoomPict
Avid upgrade policy question by Michael Trenton 7 months ago Hi, I'm currently running Avid Symphony v6.0.1 which I upgraded to about 4-5 years ago. Since I've mostly been using a Premiere Pro workflow since then I've never really had the need to upgrade my Avi
Re: Avid upgrade policy question by Warren Eig 7 months ago Yes. That is the case as far as I know. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camera Accessories - Monitors and Batteries website: http
Movies and NLE marketing by Oliver Peters 8 months ago Doesn't it seem odd that neither Apple nor Adobe have any studio, big-bucks films that they can point to this year as having been cut with either FCPX or Premiere Pro Seems like a lot of PrPro presenc
Re: Movies and NLE marketing by Warren Eig 8 months ago The reality is big budget editors and the A.C.E. are behind Avid. At that level, it doesn't matter what the integration is with AE or other Adobe programs is because editors on studio pictures aren't
Installer too old by Mark Suszko 8 months ago After 3.5 hours on line with a very patient Apple assistant, I got my paid=ro copy of Mountaiun Lion OS downloaded, so I can put it in a partition on my Yosemite-driven imac. However, when I hit the b
Re: Installer too old by Warren Eig 8 months ago Can you try setting the clock on the mac to the year the installer came out Just a guess... Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: firstname.lastname@example.org website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camer
.mlv files by Rikki Blow 8 months ago i've been given a variety of video files for editing a project. among them are .mlv files. i've not come across these before, but looking around, i assume they're something to do with magic lantern. i
Re: .mlv files by Warren Eig 8 months ago If these are mlv Magiclantern RAW files use RawMagic available in the App store. Easiest way to covert to cinemaDNG. No command line. I do this all the time. Once I have them converted as a file seque
Upgrading GPU in 2009 MacPro 4,1 by Caio Simbula 9 months ago Hi All, I've tried searching the forums but didn't find an answer to my question: Will an EVGA Nvidia GTX 980 Ti work in my 2009 MacPro 4,1 I've heard that by downloading the latest Nvidia drivers for
Re: Upgrading GPU in 2009 MacPro 4,1 by Warren Eig 9 months ago I put a Titan X (flashed) in a 12 core Mac Pro 5.1 -- heaven! Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.com For Camera Accessories - Monitors and B
Apple Loops for Soundtrack Pro by James Ewart 11 months ago This is kind of pertaining to the update ... I have hung onto my Apple Loops for Soundtrack Pro Folder (checked and license was in perpetuity with FCP7 so think I'm on safe ground as I am still runnin
Re: Apple Loops for Soundtrack Pro by Warren Eig 11 months ago I tagged everything as I added so they show up as albums, sort of like folders. Plus I can search in iTunes with a few words and it finds things for me. I can make smart playlists to search. Like you
Canon EOS C100 Mark II camera books by Michael Capehart 11 months ago I am starting to use the Canon EOS C100 Mark II camera. Does anyone know of any books written about the camera I need a refresher course, tips, help with settings, etc. I can't find any books about th
Re: Canon EOS C100 Mark II camera books by Ryan Holmes 11 months ago Best book ever written about the C100 Mark II, download link: http: pdisp01.c-wss.com gdl WWUFORedirectTarget.do id=MDMwMDAxNzQwODA0&cmp=ABR&lang=EN Hint: It's the C100 Mark II manual Ryan Holmes www.
OMG - this is HUGE - (FCP-X 10.3) by Bob Zelin 11 months ago https: support.apple.com en-us HT207128 no more NFS required for FCP-X shared storage !!!!! Someone just showed this to me ! Bob Zelin Bob Zelin Rescue 1, Inc. firstname.lastname@example.org
Re: OMG - this is HUGE - (FCP-X 10.3) by Brett Sherman 11 months ago It requires Sierra though doesn't it Bob, how is Sierra with a NAS server. I know you haven't recommended some of the latest OS's because they didn't play nice with NAS. -------------------------- Bre
Interesting NLE speculation by Oliver Peters 11 months ago http: www.redsharknews.com post item 3796-apple-could-dominate-the-entire-nle-space-with-the-next-final-cut-pro - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Interesting NLE speculation by Bob Zelin 11 months ago I thought it was a great and accurate article. The future is not YOU (including me - the old guys) - its the new generation that will not be doing the conventional kind of work that we currently do. T
CION camera by Trevor Cable 1 year ago I've decided to look into purchasing a "cinema" camera in the $5000-$10000 range. I like the specs on the AJA CION but the reviews are more negative than positive. All of these reviews are from before
Re: CION camera by Warren Eig 1 year ago I'd give AJA a call and ask for a loaner if they are still doing that and shoot some tests for yourself. Warren Eig O 310-470-0905 email: email@example.com website: http: www.BabyBoomPictures.