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We are deep into the summer months but IBC and children going back to school is just around the corner. Tonight we talk with some industry leaders about what is coming in the Fall and where the industry is going right now. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Mark Spencer, Philip Hodgetts, Ned Soltz, Michael Kammes and James DeRuvo.
  • An Inside Look at Creating Plug-ins
  • Looking Back - Looking Ahead
  • Camera Trends and Technology
  • Technology, Power and Efficiency
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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The classroom is evolving and tonight we look at how technology is used in education; both in the classroom and online. Are we using technology to teach or teaching technology - and is there an educational difference between online vs. in-classroom education? Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Van Bedient, Brian Gaffney, Patrick Dent, Holly Ludgate and James DeRuvo.
  • Adobe Opens Office Focused on Filmmakers
  • SMPTE: Education for Engineers
  • Educating Entrepreneurs
  • Education, Tech and Teens
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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Changes in camera technology are driving dramatic changes in the lighting gear we use. Tonight we talk with both instrument and accessory makers to discover the latest trends and technology in lighting. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Jakob Ballinger, Toby Sali, Freider Hochheim, Stefan Karle and James DeRuvo.
  • Light Bridge: Light For Tight Spaces
  • Brighter, More Accurate, Lights
  • The Lights That Changed Hollywood
  • New Technology to Shape Light
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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The media industry is amazingly vast. Tonight we look at creating a script, a new way to update script notes, low-cost, high-quality audio products and an in-depth look at a new media workflow over IP and how it affects broadcast, post-production and distribution. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Maxim Jago, Steve Vitolo, Dave Willard, Tony Orme and James DeRuvo.
  • Script-writing Software that Works
  • Scriptation - Faster Script Revisions
  • Great Audio at a Great Price
  • Migrating from SDI to IP means Changes
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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Tonight on The Buzz we look at the current state of virtual reality (VR). VR is expanding far beyond media and entertainment. In fact, VR is becoming increasingly popular in education and training. Tonight, we look at where VR is succeeding, as well as new ways to improve VR workflow and distribution. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Ryan Ritchey, Nick Jushchyshyn, Sean Safreed and James DeRuvo.
  • The State of VR Today
  • VR in Education & Training
  • An Easier Way to Create VR
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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This week, we look at archiving our projects. There are three ways to archive: Cloud, tape and disk. Which is the best? Tonight, we talk to key technologists to help us figure out the best way to preserve our projects and media for the long term. It is surprisingly difficult. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Larry O'Connor, Andy Klein, Anthony Juliano, Chris May, Denis Leconte and James DeRuvo.
  • Three Long-Term Archive Options
  • Archive in The Cloud?
  • Tape Archives Everything
  • Prep Your Files For Archiving
  • You Saved It, Now Bring It Back
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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You’ve got your camera and a selection of lenses, what else do you need? This week, we talk with camera accessory manufacturers and users about products we should consider adding to our kit to make our filmmaking faster, easier, or better. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Peter Waisnor, Steve Eisen, Tommy Mack, Steve Weiss, Brian Valente and James DeRuvo.
  • Camera Bags for the Professional Photographer
  • What's in your Camera Bag?
  • Filmtools Now Sells Cameras
  • Zacuto: Production-grade Camera Monitors
  • Redrock Micro: Everything that isn't a Camera
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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User groups were at the heart of the personal computer revolution - but where are they now? What makes a user group successful? What are the challenges in running a group? This week, we talk with user group leaders across the US to learn what it takes to run a user group, how they pick topics and how they see the future of user groups. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Michael Horton, Sue Lawson, Wendy Woodhall, Carey Dissmore and James DeRuvo.
  • There from the Beginning: LACPUG
  • ChiCPUG: A Chicago User Community
  • LAPPG: Ten Years, Still Going Strong
  • IMUG: A World-Wide User Group
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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This week we talk with people who play with fire - both on-set and in software. Tonight on The Buzz, we enter the world of special effects. From pyrotechnics to massive monitor walls to the latest in effects software, if you can imagine it, one of our guests tonight can help you create it. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Matt Dillingham, Philip Galler, Boris Yamnitsky, Niclas Bahn, Aharon Rabinowitz and James DeRuvo.
  • The Art of Playing with Fire: Pyrotechnics
  • Better Than Green-Screen: In-Camera
  • Current Trends and Effects from BorisFX
  • FXFactory: An App Store for Effects
  • Effects, Tutorials and Films from Red Giant
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update
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This week we take a deeper look at two subjects: more affordable ways to finance your gear and the current state of VR tools and cameras. Plus, we take a special VR trip to the International Space Station. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Barbara Griffith, Aden Bahadori, Jim Malcolm and James DeRuvo.
  • A Better Way to Finance Gear
  • Better Tools for Immersive VR Video
  • A 360 VR Leap Into Space
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update