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Why Final Cut Pro

Why Final Cut Pro

So why do we, Blue and Gold Production, use Final Cut Pro X? If you have done any serious video...
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Motion Smoothing

Motion Smoothing Is Ruining Cinema If you are a lover of movies/film, this is something you should be aware of. ...
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Micro Films Exercise

Micro Films Exercise

In teaching the students about HOW to use camera shots, angles and movement in order to tell a more compelling...
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Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Anyone that teaches knows full well how difficult the last week of school is.  Everyone is so ready for summer...
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Broadcast Studio – One Step Closer

Broadcast Studio – One Step Closer

What an amazing year it's been.  We started off the year with our new classroom and studio not quite completed. ...
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Donut Dynamite – 2018-2019

Donut Dynamite – 2018-2019

https://youtu.be/CjohjrPoFuA BEST EDITING - DOCUMENTARY Every year the students from the Introduction to Film/Video Production class are given a professionally...
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Putting It All Together

Putting It All Together

Toward the end of every year students utilize their learned skills by editing professionally shot films.  The Intro class is...
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How Easy Is Editing?

How Easy Is Editing?

Far too often I run across people who think that what we do, as editors, is really easy and if...
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Film Crew Positions And Why All Jobs on a Movie Set Matter

Film Crew Positions And Why All Jobs on a Movie Set Matter

This article is excerpted from No Film School.  To read the entire article please follow the link at the bottom....
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Interviews Begin

Interviews Begin

Jakob & Staff Sergeant Vasquez Today kicked off the film of the first of many interviews as the students are...
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Smartphone Addicts’ New Tactic to Break Their Habit

Smartphone Addicts’ New Tactic to Break Their Habit

Being a father of three teenagers, teacher of high school and college students, and a smart phone owner and user...
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Is Lighting Really That Important?

Is Lighting Really That Important?

Is lighting really that important?  Ask any Cinematographer (DP, Director of Photography.  It is essential, vital, paramount - YES IT...
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10 Directing Tips from to Inspire You

10 Directing Tips from to Inspire You

This is excerpted from No Film School. You can visit their site for the full article. David Fincher has an...
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The Signal  Sci-Fi

The Signal Sci-Fi

One of my students brought this short to my attention. I would encourage you to take a look at the...
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2019 Award Screenplays | Download PDF

2019 Award Screenplays | Download PDF

DOWNLOAD 2019 AWARD SCREENPLAYS – PDF I found this little goldmine on the 12pt Courier blog. Below, you will find...
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Free Solo | National Geographic

Free Solo | National Geographic

Free Solo is a compelling and thrilling documentary.  Below you will find the official trailer, and interesting interactive 360 degree...
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How to recognize and fix 11 common problems in Final Cut Pro X

How to recognize and fix 11 common problems in Final Cut Pro X

This is a great resource article from Frame.io. To read the entire article click READ MORE at the end of...
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The Art of the Pour – Joe Maxwell

The Art of the Pour – Joe Maxwell

Wednesday we had the great pleasure of having Joe Maxwell (Director of Photography) at Gahr.  He spoke to students of...
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Trip to 20th Century Fox Studios

Trip to 20th Century Fox Studios

In early 2018, Gahr High School's Film/Video Production and ATA programs had the wonderful opportunity to be a part of...
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Ken Burns Effect – Telling A Story

Ken Burns Effect – Telling A Story

Storytelling using still images is extremely difficult.  First, you have a good story, obviously.  But, even with a great story,...
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