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2011 EditFest New York

May 30th, 2011 No Comments

The 3rd annual New York City EditFest NY is just weeks away.  For both aspiring and established editors and filmmakers alike, this event is a good way to absorb the art and techniques of editing from a wide range of cutters.  From animation, to documentary to narrative feature, EditFest has a panel with something for everyone […]

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FCP User Group NYC

May 21st, 2011 No Comments

My first Final Cut Pro User’s Group meeting proved both educational and entertaining.  There were a number of presentations, which began with “I Can Hear You Now”, a Protools demo by Alex Noyles, who recently completed work on Battle of Brooklyn. The meeting ended with some interesting plugin demos by Ned Soltz (Shooter, Editor Writer […]

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Going tapeless… mostly

March 15th, 2011 No Comments

I took Manhattan Edit Workshop’s class, A Filmmaker’s Guide to a Tapeless Workflow this last Saturday and it was pretty good.  I definitely knew a fair amount but there was quite a bit I didn’t.  It was interesting to learn how each brand of tapeless recording has it’s own particularities. The three hour class covered the […]

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Craig McKay gives Short Cuts

December 24th, 2010 No Comments

Other than a few handy key strokes you can memorize, there really aren’t a lot of short cuts to editing, but I doubt that’s what Craig McKay plans to share the evening of January 20th.  Mr. McKay will appear for this MEWSHOP, ACE produced event presented by The Moving Pictures Collective NYC to talk about his […]

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EditFest NY II: new season, new episodes

June 19th, 2010 No Comments

The purpose of EditFest is to share and school other editors in practical aspects of the work and to provide a comfortable and social atmosphere for networking with one another, regardless of your level in the editing world. Most importantly in the mix, however, is the art of storytelling.  Many accomplished editors will say that […]

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EditFest 2010

April 15th, 2010 No Comments

American Cinema Editors and the Manhattan Edit Workshop will be sponsoring another EditFest NY this June 11th and 12th.  This will mark the second consecutive New York event at the Directors Guild of America Theater.  This year the sponsors promise “even bigger and better” and from the line up they have so far, that may […]

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