Understanding the limits of Data Rates and Transmission

A brief overview of the data rates involved in various distribution channels, from cinema to television to the Internet.

The Post Production Audio Guide (Part Two): Sound Mixing

A look at post production audio workflows, departments and methods, and how they contribute to form the perfect soundtrack. Part Two covers Sound Mixing.

What is a Digital Cinema System and How do you get there (Part One)?

A simple explanation of what a digital cinema system is, and what it entails. We also look at whether digital cinema is better than a home theater!

An Overview of the different Stages of Post Production (Part Two)

An Overview of the different Stages of Post Production. In Part Two we look at the Mixing, Mastering and Creating Deliverables stages.

Understanding MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265

The simplest explanation of MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265 you’ll find anywhere. What are they and how are they related?

What is Filmmaking? [Part Three]

Everyone ‘knows’ about the things I’ve written in Parts One and Two; however it is what I cover in this part that will make or break your career as a filmmaker. Anybody with money and tools can make a film, just like anyone with pencil and paper can draw. But to have a career as […]