production blog

production blog

karma

karma

Tonight was the night to record my last After Effects class — Brian Higgins, AE monster and guest lecturer, could only do it on Friday night around 6pm. Sure, I said. I forgot that Friday = June 29th. But good … Continued
Stunts

Stunts

So I said I would write about stunts: so let me do that and give everyone a production update. Stunts: If you have never done stunt work – the first rule is safety, and on that score – a stunt … Continued
Oh that’s got to hurt !

Oh that’s got to hurt !

So this weekend we did an incredible stunt shoot for fxphd. We were incredibly lucky to get Tony Lynch and a great team of professional stunt guys to work with us. These guy’s film credits are an amazing body of … Continued
Bling

Bling

Wow I just got home and more DVDs from the Academy – you know it is Emmy season when your mail box fills – not that I am complaining 🙂 – it is great way to see shows you may … Continued
Audio part 2

Audio part 2

In the office I like the 901 from db technologies. db Technologies PU 901M, UHF wireless system has 16 alternative frequencies, digital pilot transmission with digital squelch control and battery status control (which is SO helpful) , with XLR out. … Continued
Field Audio Recording

Field Audio Recording

Following on from yesterday: For field recording we have two mic options – lapel mic and a base of hand held mic option. Both send back to a Azden battery operated – camera mounted Receiver. 200UPR Receiver Frequency Range UHF … Continued