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Dean Goldberg"Lights and Cameras Changing Our World"
by Dean Goldberg

I've been a full-time academic now for a dozen years—and being older than time itself, I spent a lifetime before academia, as a filmmaker. I can remember all the way back to my film school days in the late 70s, learning how to load an Éclair 16mm camera. And while I, too, was forced over the years to climb the video ladder from ¾ inch Umatic to Beta SP to early iterations of HD, I was also lucky to be able to spend the last ten years that I worked in the industry as a commercial director doing a fair share of my film shoots in 35 millimeter...
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Carey MisslerAward-Winning Filmmaker and Producer Carey Missler Talks Beachtek

We catch up with Carey Missler, certified, licensed drone pilot and award-winning filmmaker/producer at DCD Productions. " If you have an idea just go and do it. Don't worry about budget. If your passionate about something just go and film, it. It will always turn into something good. Don’t let anybody tell you that you can't do something"...
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The Director's Gear"The Director's Gear: 3 Things"
by David K Irving

As the leader of a production unit, the effective director will select the right tool at the appropriate moment with command and confidence. And each director is different – some come laden with gear, while others manage to get by solely on their wits. Most fall somewhere in between...
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DXA-RED from BeachtekThe New Standard for Recording Audio on RED Cameras: DXA-RED from Beachtek

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Casting Your Actors"Casting: Color blind. Gender blind. Age blind."
by Tamar Kummel

Think about some recent movies or TV shows starring Meryl Streep, Melissa McCarthy, Sandra Oh, Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, Robin Williams or any other of your favorite actors. I bet you can't picture that movie or TV show starring anyone else. They are perfect. But I will bet you that ½ those roles were not meant for them...
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