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THE CUTTING EDGE POST PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

THE CUTTING EDGE POST PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

If you’ve read any of my HOW WE DID IT blog posts, you’ve heard all about our incredibly short turn-around times in the SNL Film Unit.  Most of what I’ve written about is naturally from my perspective as the Director of Photography, chronicling the challenges…

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HOW WE DID IT: “The Beygency”

HOW WE DID IT: “The Beygency”

Some shoots are really hard and some shoots are really fun.  “The Beygency” was both.  This spot combined set builds on stage with multiple location moves along with night exteriors, stunt drivers, chase scenes and even a dance choreographer… plus the star of one of…

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HOW WE DID IT: SNL – “Me”

HOW WE DID IT: SNL – “Me”

The story behind the SNL trailer-parody “Me” is a story about reacting when all of your best-laid plans go wrong.  We had a great plan for shooting this spot but that plan completely fell apart…so here’s how we responded. For starters, this spot is a…

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HOW WE DID IT: SNL – “The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders”

Part of the fun of writing this HOW WE DID IT for the SNL short film “The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders” will be finding out how we actually did it, because quite honestly, it’s all kind of a blur… Let’s start at the beginning….

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A MONTH WITH MōVI

A MONTH WITH MōVI

I’ve been meaning to write this post about my experience using the MōVI for an SNL shoot back in May but I’ve been a little buried with the launch of my summer workshop tour.  The good news is that, since we have a MōVI with us…

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