Announcing Color 101 Class Intake for Dec 2011
Looks like we’re running a Color 101 class on 1st and 2nd December. Do let us know if you’d like to attend. http://www.av8.com.sg/training/apple-courses/color-101
COLOR 101 CLASS
Looks like we’re running a Color 101 class on 1st and 2nd December. Do let us know if you’d like to attend. :)
Announcing the next 3D Stereoscopic Class dates
We will be holding the next batch of classes for our 3D stereoscopic course from the 17th to the 24th of October 2011. More info on our course can be seen here- http://av8.com.sg/home/training/3d-stereoscopic-courses For further details, please contact us at: Tel : (65) 6339 1321 Fax: (65) 6336 9303 email@example.com
Breaking News- Iridas has been bought over by... →
Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced at the IBC 2011 Conference and Exhibition that it has acquired certain assets of privately held IRIDAS, a leader in high-performance tools for digital color grading and enhancement of professional film and video content, including stereoscopic technology. For more details, please see the website linked to this post.
A Final Cutter Tries Out Premiere Pro →
Article Focus: If you’re a Final Cut editor contemplating making a change in the wake of Apple’s FCPX roll-out, you’re not alone. Here’s one long-time Final Cut user, Helmut Kobler, who tried out Adobe Premiere CS5.5 on a paying gig. He found a lot to like, and not much to miss.
A CLASS THAT TAKES A COMPREHENSIVE LOOK AT 3D...
Av8 recently held its first class that covers 3D Stereoscopy comprehensively and fully. This is the first class of its kind being held in Southeast Asia. Students for this class include those from ITE College East, ESPN Start Sports (Singapore), Scubacam Pte Ltd and Halide Pictures. Here are some testimonials from the students who attended the course- “For an in depth understanding of...
Flying in Stereo 3D with IRIDAS SpeedGrade DI: Wim...
German filmmaker, Wim Wenders (above), has become renowned worldwide for his distinctive cinematography and earlier this year, he set his sights on elevating the immersive experience of his films by adding a new element; another dimension. Wenders’ latest creation, “Il Volo” (The Flight), is a 27 minute short film shot in 3D that tells the story of a group of immigrants...
Dates for the classes for our Full Course on 3D...
Dates for the classes for our Full Course on 3D Stereoscopic are as follows: January 24 - Principles of 3D Stereoscopic January 25-26 - Through 3D Eyes - Shooting in 3D January 27-28 - The Art of Stereography January 31 - Live Action Post-Production Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon! =)
Postponement of AVID Media Composer 5: New...
Please kindly note that the AVID Media Composer 5: New Features and Workflows Seminar with David East has been postponed. We will update everyone on the confirmed date and time soon. =) We are tentatively looking at holding it in the 3rd week of February for the moment but will confirm again asap. Thank you for your understanding! Do feel free to email us or PM us if you are interested in the...
For the month of January 2011,Sound Ideas is repeating all the montly specials it ran in 2010. A pricelist in USD can be viewed here. Interested parties can contact us for quotes for items they are interested in (including shipping to singapore and better prices). This offer is valid only for orders made by end Jan 2011. :)
12 more days to AVID Media Composer 5: New Features and Workflows Seminar with David East, an AVID Master Trainer! Have you registered yet?
Merry Christmas to all our friends and associates, and may you have a fantastic 2011 to come! =)
AV8 Media is hosting a free AVID seminar, by David East, AVID master trainer....– AV8 Media is proud to host a free AVID seminar, featuring David East, AVID master trainer. He’s here to give you an overview of the AVID film and video editing family,and to answer any questions that you may have . He’ll be highlighting some amazing new features in this editing...
Write up on RED EPIC camera by a guest after our... →
Written by Mr. Drew Wong, this article appears on http://wetpixel.com The first paragraph: “I have to admit that I was pretty excited this morning when I arrived at Cathay Cineplex. Red Digital Cinema, the “rebel with a cause” cinema camera company has been hitting the road, showing off the prototype Epic with the Mysterium-X(MX) sensor with HDRx. The “leader of the rebellion” (that...
Make Creative Editing Decisions for Moving Images...
The Singapore Media Academy is running a course developed by AV8 Media. The next run for it starts on 23rd Nov 2010. The course aims to teach one how to make creative editing decisions- basically, what makes a good cut. There are attractive subsidies for Singaporeans & Singapore PRs as well as further subsidies for NTUC Union members via the UTAP programme. For more details on the course...
Thank you for supporting our event & we hope to organise more awesome events in the near future. =)
If you fit a cinema lens on the Red Epic, your footage will be 5mm wider. :)
Congrats 2 winners of our lucky draw -Stereoscopic course worth $600 from AV8 Media- Mr. Timothy Chua, Mr. Shaun Koh and Mr. Amandi Wong! :)
LIVE updates #8 from SEEING RED
AV8 Media introduces their services - Adobe authorised training centre - Runs courses for camera handling (esp for the RED and other cameras), theories, post-production and camera work for Stereoscopic 3D MDA gives a 50% subsidy for Stereoscopic Classes at AV8 if you are a Singaporean or PR. =) On top of subsidies, if you are an NTUC member, you get a lot of subsidies. E2I also is a generous...
LIVE Updates #7 from SEEING RED
IAN introduces “Widescreen Media” - the only production house in the region currently doing TVC and movie making in Stereoscopic 3D. Widescreen Media shot Amphibious 3D completely with RED Ones. It was a Dutch, Belgium, Indonesian Co-Pro. Ian showcases the MDA Stereoscopic commercial that Widescreen Media was involved in and moves on to cover what Stereoscopic 3D film making is. You...
LIVE #6 from SEEING RED
TED explains how our eyes are actually like HDR devices. You can see the blur of the motion and the actual image itself. The RED is able to capture this which does not happen in normal photography. Footage shown of a tiger- still and motion version. You can see every strand of fur. The detail is incredible. Ted talks about Logical Post Workflows and touches on the RED Rocket Card- according to...
LIVE #5 from SEEING RED
REDMOTE - connects to a wifi receiver within the EPIC. U can now control the camera more than a hundred foot remotely. Electronic mount concept - new! Nikon, Canon or RED mount. U can control these lenses on your EPIC the same way you control your manual camera’s. RED Electronic Lenses- coming soon! The EPIC has the ability to capture CONJOINED frames. Enable the HDR mode and the only...
The EPIC has the ability to capture CONJOINED frames. Enable the HDR mode and the only penalty you are paying is extra data.
Ted introduces the BOMB EVF and the Touchscreen LCD.
LIVE #4 from SEEING RED
5K can be shot at high speed without compromising on resolution. This is something the RED ONE wasn’t able to do. The Battery is small. It is hot swappable and can run for a little over 30min. About less than 60w - consumption. A STILL CAMERA THAT SHOOTS MOTION. A MOTION CAMERA THAT SHOOTS STILL. Ted showcased the EPIC to people doing Fashion photography. A lot of them are using RED...
A face barely lit by the flicker of a lighter… and you can still see the details. This is what the MX sensor is capable of.
MX footage playing right now. DAMN! IT IS STUNNING! =) We are seeing a range of footage from TVCs, movies, music videos, etc. Breathtaking.
We are blogging live at http://ping.fm/hWq1o!!
#3 LIVE from SEEING RED event
The Sweet Spot of the new MX sensor is 800 ASA =) HD- 1080 to 2k - where most cameras in the world sit. Not enough to replace 35mm film. RED has a 5K resolution. Ted shows us Zom plates- and you can see that the images shot on the RED has a higher res (beyond 3k) than the one by a competitor with 1.6k. F35 vs RED- RED is a lot higher res and a F35 costs a couple of dollars more than a RED. Go...
#2 LIVE from SEEING RED event
RED has become a force to be reckoned with not just in movie making, but also for shooting TV dramas. They all used to be shot on 16mm film and a lot of them are now being shot on the RED. Some TV programmes shot on the RED - Wallander, Pretty Little Liars, The Gates, Undercovers, ER (the last season)… Movies coming soon that are shot on the RED: “PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN- ON...
The RED Camera started off as a wooden box. Ted just showed the test footage and if you are here, you were the first in the world to see it!
Doors are open :) Get your seats and prepare for the ride. It’s going to be an eye-opening session.
This camera is 5 years ahead of schedule… We are way ahead of schedule in terms...– Ted Schilowtiz on the RED EPIC camera
Beautiful, creamy, gorgeous, cinematic r juz some of the terms used by the world’s leading directors to describe the look of Epic’s footage
RED EPIC cam’s lighter than newborn babies I’ve carried at juz about 2.27kg or 5 pounds. It’s a huge leap in technology in a small package!
An article on the RED EPIC camera as seen on their website. =) http://ping.fm/TZeAv
The RED EPIC has a native dynamic range of over 13 stops & resolution exceeding 35 mm motion picture film! And we’ll b seeing it LIVE soon!
Epic is a third the size of the orig RED ONE! It has a 5K Mysterium-X™ sensor + a 27 layer ASIC. 120 frames per sec, 14MP res per frame!
An article on our event at the “Sindieonly” website =D: http://ping.fm/vBez8
Parallel tweets at @widescreensg as well & the tweets will also go on on http://ping.fm/XaRJ2 in case twitter chokes up. =)
Less than 3 hours to go to the SEEING RED event =D Pls follow us on Twitter as we check out the RED EPIC camera LIVE! red_epic
Less than 12 hrs to the “SEEING RED: EPIC first look with Ted Schilowitz” event! If u’ve registered with us, we look fwd 2 seeing you! =D
Just 2 more days to “SEEING RED: EPIC first look with Ted Schilowitz”- be prepared to be wow-ed! Remember to keep the date & register soon!
There’ll be a LUCKY DRAW during the SEEING RED: EPIC FIRST LOOK WITH TED...