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Hear We Go

Hear We Go

Students and family, here we go.  It's been a long time since we have seen the inside of a classroom. ...
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Comic-Con

Comic-Con

Comic-Con@Home will be held on the same dates as the previously canceled Comic-Con, July 22-26, 2020 San Diego Comic Convention...
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We Finished.

We Finished.

When I left my classroom on March 13, I was confident that we would be returning before the end of...
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Painting

Painting

As with most construction projects, they take longer that we anticipate or hope. We are SO close to being ready...
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Dawn of the De-Aged Actor

Dawn of the De-Aged Actor

The world of visual effects has grown incredibly in the last decade, even to the point of being a little...
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Soderbergh films movie on iPhone

Soderbergh films movie on iPhone

Filmmakers have been using iPhones for years now.  It's a convenient and inexpensive way to film movies.  The quality has...
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Columbia College Hollywood visits

Columbia College Hollywood visits

Today we had a wonderful visit from Columbia College Hollywood, a private, nonprofit liberal arts college focused on film, television,...
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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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