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Digital Production Buzz – March 19, 2015

  • Digital Signage, World Records and Panasonic
  • Dan Kneece: Secrets to Successful Steadicam Shooting
  • Songwriting and Composing for Film, TV and Live Tours

GUESTS: Keith Hanak, Dan Kneece, and Ian Cohen

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Keith Hanak, Vice President, A/V Solutions Group, Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company

Keith Hanak manages the Audio-Visual business for Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company, including sales, solutions development, delivery and recurring services for the organization. They most recently completed a full installation for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), one of the largest such facilities in the United States, and Keith joins us tonight to explain what they did.

Dan Kneece, Director of Photography

Dan Kneece was taught how to shoot with a Steadicam by it’s inventor, Garrett Brown. Over the last 28 years, Dan’s skills evolved as the “A” Camera Operator on major film, television, commercial and music video productions. He’s also the regular DP for director David Lynch for his films “Blue Velvet,” “Wild at Heart” and “Mulholland Drive.” Tonight, he shares his secrets to successful Steadicam operation.

Ian Cohen, Songwriter and Composer

Ian Cohen is a songwriter and composer with over 30 years experience writing, arranging, and recording original music. In fact, when he was 16, he invented and patented a guitar tremolo. Ian is an avid recording artist, working comfortably in several genres, and is currently recording tracks with touring artists Mick Mahan (Pat Benatar/Neil Giraldo) and Tony Pia (Doobie Brothers). 

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