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Community Spotlight | Mark Evitts – Composer, String Arranger, Producer, Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist

Mark Evitts Composer, String Arranger, Producer, Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist MarkEvitts.com Instagram.com/MarkEvitts Twitter.com/MarkEvitts SoundCloud.com/MarkEvittsMusic STUDENTFILMMAKERS: Tell us about your current projects. Mark Evitts: I’m a workaholic. I’m always working on something, either for others or for myself. This week, I finished up a full orchestra suite with a Gaelic choir, composed a …

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LaCie 2big Dock Thunderbolt 3 Bridges the Port Gap and Delivers Massive Capacity to Streamline Creative Workflows

Now with Thunderbolt™ 3 technology, the LaCie® 2big Dock, which is the next evolution of its popular 2big professional 2-bay RAID storage solution, delivers fast speeds and massive capacity, making it a powerhouse tool for filmmakers, videographers and photographers. Designed by Neil Poulton, the LaCie 2big Dock is also a sleek …

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Independent Filmmakers Collaborate On Vampire Musical Series – New York City

By Scott Essman Based in New York City, the new vampire-slaying musical series, The Hunted: Encore, is the result of a dynamic interaction among many key creative cast and crewmembers. Airing on their website, www.thehuntedencore. com, plus other platforms, the eight episodes of the show, a spin-off of the long …

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Conversation with Lacie’s Clement Barberis and Connie Wai: HD, 4K, 6K, 8K and Beyond Workflow

Interview conducted by Jody Michelle Solis STUDENTFILMMAKERS: How has workflow and storage changed over the years? Clement Barberis, LaCie Marketing Manager: Not so long ago, it was difficult and very expensive to have access to computing power, therefore workflow to most Creative was limited to setup they could afford. So …

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COMPOSING FOR FILM/TV: Exclusive Interview with Daniel Le Blanc

Interview conducted by Jody Michelle Solis Musician and award-winning music producer, composer and arranger, Daniel LeBlanc has based his career and life on the belief that success involves passion, drive, hard work, situational awareness and a willingness to embrace change while employing a ‘never quit’ attitude. He scored and composed …

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Talking to Your Composer: 3 Important Tips – Many first-time directors who fear the scoring process

By Kristen Baum I’ve met many first-time directors who fear the scoring process or are unfamiliar with it. “I don’t know anything about music or how to talk about it,” they say. This is the reason to hire a film composer. The music-making expertise is left to them and you …

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NAB 2020: FOR-A Processors Provide Conversion Options for Multi-Format Productions  

Cypress, CA, March 4, 2020 – FOR-A Corporation of America will showcase its processing solutions at the 2020 NAB Show (Booth C5016), which runs April 19-22 in Las Vegas, Nev. Designed to support today’s multi-format production environments, FOR-A’s multi-purpose signal processors and frame rate converters offer a variety of features …

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NAB 2020: FOR-A Offers ‘World of Possibilities’ with 12G-SDI/4K Solutions, Expanded IP Options

Cypress, CA, Feb. 20, 2020 – With expansive product lines supporting 4K, 12G, HDR, and IP workflows, FOR-A Corporation of America will offer a “World of Possibilities” to attendees at the 2020 NAB Show (Booth C5016), which runs April 19-22 in Las Vegas, Nev. The theme will carry across five …

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With New FOR-A HVS-2000 Switcher and ClassX Graphics, WLVT-TV Improves Production Workflows and On-Air Look

Cypress, CA, Feb. 19, 2020 – FOR-A Corporation of America today announced PBS39/WLVT‑TV, part of Lehigh Valley Public Media based in Bethlehem, Penn., upgraded its control room last August with a FOR-A HVS-2000 HANABI video production switcher and ClassX broadcast graphics system. The new equipment has improved the on-air look …

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TRUCKER’S ATLAS SHORT FILM RELEASE

Film Hub North in association with British Film Institute Network presents a new short film TRUCKER’S ATLAS, starring Neil Bell (Peterloo, Dead Man’s Shoes) and Kris Hitchen (BAFTA nominated Sorry We Missed You), released online today! This release coincides with Time to Talk Day, to highlight the importance of communication …

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