| Posted by John Montgomery | November 28, 2007
We Love the HVX-200 and FireStore

We Love the HVX-200 and FireStore

I’d like to add to Mike’s post a bit because what we love about our workflow is our P2 camera — and not really P2 per se. To be fair, we don’t use P2 files that much in our workflow … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | November 23, 2007
We love P2

We love P2

Production continues with fxguidetv – Ep 18 is out and we record Ep 19 on Monday. The next ep will cover Beowulf. We had a great chat the other day with Barry from DVXUser. We both use the P2 in … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | November 8, 2007
Fox Backlot filming

Fox Backlot filming

The production courses are going brilliantly at fxphd – they are some of the most popular courses this term. We have continued to filming to produce material for the courses. A recent shoot for fxphd took over the backlot at … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | October 18, 2007
Real DV Rebel Guys

Real DV Rebel Guys

In this term’s DV Rebel’s Guide course at fxphd, we will be dropping in from time to time on the film makers from the new independent film Gabriel. Made for a song but then sold to Sony Pictures in LA, … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | October 16, 2007
from zombies to ipods

from zombies to ipods

This term our in house production is a fake ipod lexus ad which shows the benefits of having an ipod connector in your car. The spot was just filmed on RED using a range of techniques. We will see this … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | October 13, 2007
Advanced PFTrack

Advanced PFTrack

We have been filming like crazy for all the classes, including the new advanced PFtrack course. Some people just throw software at shots, if it won’t track in one program then they try another. But as we saw last term … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | September 27, 2007
New Z-Brush Course Added

New Z-Brush Course Added

While Mike has been having a blast working hard on our new production courses, I’ve also been busy behind the scenes trying to get a couple more courses added to the new term. So I’m really excited to announce that … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | September 24, 2007
Photography course

Photography course

(Finally I post something nothing to do with RED) This term we do our first stills photography course. We are honored to have Tim Wheeler as the professor. His work ranges from serious annual corporate reports to prodct advertising. Tim, … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | September 23, 2007
Dont try this at home

Dont try this at home

We are now filming for next term. Of course one of those courses is the RED – and I dont mean to ONLY post RED shots. But they are some of the more fun shoots we have done, and this … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | September 20, 2007
Too much fun!

Too much fun!

With a small crew in hand we took off recently for some open spaces to film with the coolest toys (sorry professional) camera ever, RC Helicopters. At one stage we were film with the RED camera out of the car … Continued

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