Some new additions this month, we are setting up a section for special effects and have purchased a Jem stage hazer, a breezer fan, a Pea Souper dry ice machine, all suitable for film sets.
We have also got a Steadicam Jnr, which is the older version but becoming very popular again as a stabiliser system for DSLR cameras such as the Canon 5D and 7D.
For communications we have got a set of 5 industry standard Motorola GP320 radios, all on the same frequency and with ear pieces, inline mics and push to talk buttons.
GlideTrack now in!
Glidetrack offers silky smooth tracking camera shots that look just like the big Hollywood productions, but without any of the hassles and constraints of traditional camera tracking & dolly systems.
Your Glidetrack dolly system is completely portable and can be set up in under 30 seconds. So whether you are looking for an ultra light dolly for Sports Video or a heavy duty dolly for Professional Filmmaking you will find the product for you on
Take a look at whats possible:
We have also just got a new Miller DS25 fluid head tripod in for Cameras up to
12.5 Kg or 25 ILbs.
Larry Jordan Final Cut Studio Seminar
For the past few years I have been using a training website called Lynda.com. It's a wonderful resource with 2500 online video media courses. You pay about 20 euro a month, no contract so you can try it for one month then cancel the subscription. For anybody that has tried it the man for Final Cut Pro is Larry Jordan. Adrian Brett has arranged for Larry to give a two-day Seminar at DCU on the 20th and 21st February 2010. If your a FCP user you should try to get along. Details below:
Dates: Saturday 20th February & Sunday 21st February 2010
Location: DCU Campus
Cost: Professional – €135 per day or €250 for both. Students – Please contact me.
Bookings can be made by calling Adrian on 086 4001206 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Places are filling up fast so book your place today. Payment will be due before event. I will be in touch with details once a booking has been made.
Larry Jordan is a producer, director, editor, consultant and trainer with over 25 years video production and post-production experience. He is currently using his award-winning skills in training editors to use Final Cut Studio.
As an Apple-Certified Trainer in Digital Media, specializing in Final Cut Studio, Jordan combines his extensive production experience with his teaching skills to bring a wide-ranging, real-world perspective to his classes. He was one of the first four Apple-Certified trainers in the U.S. to receive credentials as an “Advanced level” Final Cut Pro instructor.