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Digital Production Buzz – May 23, 2013

  • Meet Alan Heim, President of the American Cinema Editors (ACE)
  • Creating Rain in Post-Production
  • New Cameras and Codecs (AVC-Ultra) From Panasonic
  • Why Are the Writers of “Fashion Police” on Strike?

GUESTS: Alan Heim, Michele Yamazaki, Michael Bergeron, and Jonathan Handel

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Alan Heim, President, American Cinema Editors (ACE)

Alan Heim is President of the American Cinema Editors, with a list of credits a mile long, including the current release: “Gods Behaving Badly.” He joins us this week to talk about the upcoming “Inside the Cutting Room” workshop in New York City, his outstanding book on editing, “The Cutting Edge History of Film,” and his experiences as an editor.

Michele Yamazaki, Vice-President of Marketing, ToolFarm

Michele Yamazaki, VP of Marketing for Toolfarm, is a regular on The Buzz, bringing us the latest news on great plug-ins for our editing software. This week she has new ideas on how to create rain effects during editing, as well as tips on how to integrate standard-definition (SD) video into a high-definition (HD) project.

Michael Bergeron, Sr. Business Development Manager, Panasonic

Our producer, Cirina Catania, interviewed Michael Bergeron, Senior Business Development Manager of Panasonic last month at NAB. During this insightful talk, he discusses the benefits of shooting and editing AVC Ultra, along with showcasing his favorite camcorder.

Jonathan Handel, Entertainment Labor Reporter, The Hollywood Reporter

Unrest continues between labor unions and producers. This week, the writers for the Fashion Police are on strike. Jonathan Handel, Entertainment Labor Reporter for The Hollywood Reporter, joins us to discuss the news and explain why it matters.

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