Category - Sound Design

The Making of The Revenant

The Making of The Revenant The Revenant looks like one brutal journey. Not only for the central character but also for the cast and crew. Shot over the course of almost a year in deepest Canada...

Premiere Pro CC 2015 Tips and Tricks

Premiere Pro CC 2015 Tips and Tricks Premiere Pro CC 2015’s December update brought with it a whole host of new features, that had been showcased at NAB, but are now in your hands. In this...

Improving Every Part of Your Edit

Improving Every Part of Your Edit When you’re a self-taught filmmaker it pays every now and then to take a refresher course in your editing software of choice, partly to learn new and better...

Feature Film Workflows

Feature Film Workflows There is a certain feeling of trepidation that is experienced in the heart of every editor when they take on a project that is bigger and more complex than anything...

The Making of The Martian

The Making of The Martian I really enjoyed The Martian, starring earth’s most expensive rescuee – Matt Damon. Him and a host of Go-Pro cameras. Strangely what I appreciated most about...

The Best Studio Monitors For An Edit Suite

The Best Studio Monitors For An Edit Suite Every now and then I need to buy a new piece of equipment for my edit suite, which often kicks off a fairly long research process to make sure I’m...

A Documentary Editing Masterclass

A Documentary Editing Masterclass If you’re new to the world of documentary editing then this hour long conversation with 22 year veteran Frontline editor Steve Audette, will serve as...

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors Lynda.com is a hugely valuable resource for digital creatives the world over who want to pick up new skills, learn new software packages or hone their...

The Art and Craft of Sound Design

Understanding The Craft of Sound Design Sound design is 60% of any film’s construction. In many ways good sound design is more important than good picture. You might be forgiven for shaky...

The Making of Gravity

Behind The Scenes on Gravity Director Alfonso Cuarón’s heart stopping Gravity is causing critics to say that they’re finally seeing a film where 3D is no longer a gimmick and that...

Amsterdam Supermeet Videos 2013

Amsterdam Supermeet Videos 2013 The 2012 Amsterdam Supermeet was a great event for seeing and hearing all about many new developments in the production and post world. Particularly note worthy was...

FCPX – Tons of Resources

Final Cut Pro X Resources for Film Editors In order to gather the best of the web for post on this blog I often store away links ready to be curated into a specific post. Lately I’ve collected...

Star Trek: Into Darkness – Post Production

Inside Star Trek: Into Darkness Post Production If you enjoyed JJ Abrams fun filled Star Trek sequel and wanted a closer look at some of the post production that went into the film then this round...