Monday, January 25, 2010

Fifty degrees in January

On the GH1 it looks like "nostalgic" is the setting for me. Maybe with the preset incandescent white balance. I like staying with one white balance for the whole of a picture. It seems to make post-production color-correction easier/better.

Required reading: the Video Copilot Optical Flares plugin. If you take the 40 minutes to watch this video you'll realize that 1. these guys have done this kind of work before and 2. "keying" flares to the luminance of a layer and dynamic triggering are unbelievably teh awesomes.

Brooklyn Film Labs is Dexter Taylor's school. Over the years Dexter and I have worked for one another on various movies.

How to use a semicolon; it's not as easy as it looks.

Verizon data access via prepaid plans.
Verizon data access via regular plans.
Their MiFi is only $50 with a two-year contract.

Everybody seems to charge 60 bucks a month for 5GB of usage. Feh on them and both (or all four) their houses!

1 comment:

Kangas said...

Wow, I almost feel like checking out that chick is child pornography...I think I'm getting old...