Search:

Type: Posts; User: Cliff Wildman

Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.
  1. They just announced upgrades to help with speed....

    They just announced upgrades to help with speed. I still get choked almost every time. I don't mind using it to watch vids occasionally, but I really don't like it overall.
  2. Replies
    50
    Views
    10,703

    Will autographed copies be available? :)

    Will autographed copies be available?

    :)
  3. Replies
    50
    Views
    10,703

    A manual does exist. Apparently, I was around one...

    A manual does exist. Apparently, I was around one for four days and didn't know it was there! (I was on the "A Verse Before Dying" shoot)
  4. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,294

    Start trying to get gigs out there with people...

    Start trying to get gigs out there with people who have more experience than you - work for free if you have to.

    Filmmaking is a craft and is thus learned by doing not reading. Don't get me wrong,...
  5. Replies
    28
    Views
    23,653

    Thanks Lambert - I haven't seen austin actors...

    Thanks Lambert - I haven't seen austin actors net, so I will check them out next time we are casting!
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    23,653

    I've found a lot of success in the theater scene....

    I've found a lot of success in the theater scene. I live in Austin and there are a ton of stage actors. These are the folks that a) have experience b) often work on-stage for nothing or next to it c)...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,303

    On occasion we let a shot roll after the scene is...

    On occasion we let a shot roll after the scene is over - for as long as the actors hold it. The longest an actor has let us go is about a minute. There are too many potentially interesting things to...
  8. Replies
    56
    Views
    6,945

    I generally agree with you Tipota. I was coming...

    I generally agree with you Tipota. I was coming at the question of how technically knowledgeable do you have to be. And the answer is not very if you can communicate your vision well and you...
  9. Replies
    56
    Views
    6,945

    Steven Soderberg once said (paraphrasing) "If you...

    Steven Soderberg once said (paraphrasing) "If you want to get into filmmaking, Director is the easiest job to get."

    Why is that? Because you don't have to be technically knowledgeable about all...
  10. Replies
    1,009
    Views
    165,524

    To kick in on-top of Luis on this point - I'm not...

    To kick in on-top of Luis on this point - I'm not a camera guy. I know my way around the HVX-200 (enough to be competent) and I was really really impressed with the form factor/button lay-out. If I...
  11. Replies
    1,009
    Views
    165,524

    Hi Jan, Sorry, that wasn't meant as a dig on...

    Hi Jan,

    Sorry, that wasn't meant as a dig on you or the cameras. I was just joking because we had such a great crew!

    Thanks for making this all possible - the AF100 is going to be a game...
  12. Replies
    1,009
    Views
    165,524

    mcgeedigital - I have worked in this industry for...

    mcgeedigital - I have worked in this industry for over 20 years and this is, by far, the best example of a well-planned production that I have ever worked on.

    Stephen Mick - I have to second what...
  13. Replies
    1,009
    Views
    165,524

    I helped produce "A Verse Before Dying" - I very...

    I helped produce "A Verse Before Dying" - I very rarely post here, but I do lurk a bit. I'm coming out of my hidey-hole to give my 2 cents on the AF-100.

    My perspective on cameras is probably a...
  14. Replies
    76
    Views
    7,996

    I wouldn't normally plug my own stuff in a thread...

    I wouldn't normally plug my own stuff in a thread I didn't start, but we published this episode of "Project: Rant" yesterday. I think it sums up the spirit of the discussion."Vader Lava"
  15. Replies
    21
    Views
    16,630

    Very impressed. Your control improved a lot from...

    Very impressed. Your control improved a lot from 1st to 2nd video. Great job!
  16. Sure the 'best' actors are SAG, but there are a...

    Sure the 'best' actors are SAG, but there are a ton of great actors who aren't. I think it's all about casting. Personally, the ULTRA agreement is still too much of a pain to contend with if you're...
  17. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,438

    I think you should look at this in a completely...

    I think you should look at this in a completely different way.

    As an RTF Grad I feel I wasted my time in college. I got way more out of "getting out there" and shooting than going to class for...
  18. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,437

    really cool stuff. i loved the 2nd link, it was...

    really cool stuff. i loved the 2nd link, it was fantastic.
  19. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,745

    That looked fantastic!

    That looked fantastic!
  20. Replies
    45
    Views
    5,793

    If you understnand hosting you can also look at...

    If you understnand hosting you can also look at amazon's aws its also a pay as you go CDN, the pricing is (I think) a bit cheaper.

    Vimeo - HD runs awfully choppy on my computer. The vid management...
  21. If you really want to make an impact on this...

    If you really want to make an impact on this issue you may, in addition to contacting your congresscritters, also want to write the chairs of the House Ways and Means Committee, Charles Rangel...
  22. I think the mods are just making sure this...

    I think the mods are just making sure this doesn't turn into a "tax breaks are bad" "tax breaks are good" political discussion. It's not a big deal for someone to open up with "don't get political on...
  23. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,932

    No DSLR camera will have everything you need to...

    No DSLR camera will have everything you need to be comfortable shooting in every situation. Having both is definitely the best solution.

    I think we're seeing a shift in focus on the DSLRs because...
  24. Replies
    27
    Views
    3,517

    Everyone who has posted or read this thread...

    Everyone who has posted or read this thread should read this article:

    Seth Godin's "Dead Zone of Slick"

    http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2008/08/the-dead-zone-o.html

    This is at the...
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    5,143

    I'm a little late to this convo, but I think you...

    I'm a little late to this convo, but I think you and the band are missing out on a decent opportunity.

    Where do people discover this band? It isn't iTunes largely. You'll never get the promo push...
Results 1 to 25 of 162
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4