September 2014

New Sony PXW-FS7 4K Camera in my hands soon

  I am very excited to get this new camera in my hands.  Ordered, should be in soon. In case you’ve had your head in the sand the last couple of weeks the PXW-FS7 is a new super35mm camcorder from Sony. It uses the same sensor as the Sony PMW-F5 and a lot of the camera is, I am sure, shared with the F5. Even the menu’s are almost exactly the same. It can record 4K internally on XQD cards using Sony’s XAVC codec. When the cameras start shipping next …

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Opportunity for Creative Producers, Editors, and Graphic Artists

VIDEO EDITORS AND GRAPHIC ARTISTS. Full-time and contract opportunities for creative producers, editors and graphics artists in Richmond VA. Editors need to have extensive experience with Premier or AVID. Graphic Artists will work with Adobe Creative Suite and Cinema 4D or Maya. 3-5 years professional experience required. All information will be kept confidential. Send resume and demo reel to patrick.bedall@gmail.com.

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Vine: 10 Creative Video Ideas for Your Business

Think Vine is just a fad for tweens and young adults? Perhaps it is…for now, but not for long. When you take a look at the following stats you can see that integrating an online video component into your overall social media strategy will be imperative for growth over the next 5 years. Read More  

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Next Chapter

Almost 16 years to the day that I first opened the door at Metro Productions I closed it today for the final time. From Grip to Producer/Director to Account Executive to Director of Sales and Marketing to General Manager and finally to COO it has been an interesting ride. Time to make the next step. I wish all my friends at Metro the best.

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