Absolution (short film) released online

  After a festival circuit spanning North America, Europe and Australia our independent short film Absolution is now online. We intend to produce a heap more short projects over the next few years, the first of which we'll be shooting this summer. A big final thank you to everyone who volunteered their time to make the film, you know who you are and you are awesome. Sincerely, thank you. Official Selection Vancouver International Film Festival (Canada) Official Selection Pasadena International Film Festival (USA) Official Selection Kansas City Film [...]

Why a Red Scarlet-w?

Why a Red Scarletw?   Over 4 years ago I wrote a blog about why we were purchasing a Scarlet-x digital cinema camera. A MASSIVE step up in performance and cost from our then current Canon 5D Mark ii. Well four and a half years since the purchase that camera is still our workhorse. 4k 24/25 fps and 3k 48 fps. We’ve shot everything under the sun with it – music clips, documentaries, shorts, green screen, TVC’s, even stills in 5k. We’ve yet to have an issue with the [...]

2015 Video Productions: A quick look back

2016 is here and we are very busy for January with a number of long term projects on the go and set for completion around mid 2016. Before we kick in we just wanted to say thank you so much to all of our clients for making 2015 such an inspiring and diverse year! Before we launch into our 2016 workload, here's a recap of a few of the highlights from 2015. Absolution. Following a late 2014 world premiere at Vancouver International Film Festival, 2015 saw continued official selections at international [...]

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Absolution receives another US Festival official selection

About the World Arts Film Festival (from the website) The World Arts Film Festival, presented in collaboration with the non-profit, World Arts Education, highlights the creativity of a new generation of filmmakers inviting both established masters and first-time directors. As part of World Arts’ global educational outreach, the festival will bring diverse groups of filmmakers of all ages and backgrounds, including those with special needs, to meet and mentor each other and their audiences through this new venue. Created by individuals in New York, Los Angeles and Jacksonville, and supported [...]

Official Selection for Absolution at Inaugural Capricorn International Film Festival 2015

Eleven months and four days after our VIFF world premiere, and following official selections at three US festivals (Pasadena, Kansas City & Media) and Corona Fastnet in Ireland, our independent short film Absolution (shot in Perth, WA) is making its Australian festival debut this Saturday September 19, 2015 at the Inaugural Capricorn International Film Festival. It's great to know the film will be screened at an Australian festival before the end of its run! Congratulations and thank you to the cast and crew for their generous time and talent [...]

Official Selections continue for Absolution

Our Perth made short drama Absolution has continued its tour of the international film festival circuit throughout North America and now Europe. Following screenings at VIFF (Vancouver International) and Pasadena International, Absolution has been received official selection from Kansas City International Film Festival, Media Film Festival (Pennsylvania, USA) and Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival (Ireland). Huge thank you to all involved. It was only with the support of dedicated, talented volunteers (cast and crew) that this film was able to be made. Teaser Trailer: https://vimeo.com/113062936   [...]

Transition from Canon 5D Mark II to RED Scarlet – Workflow challenges and changes

If you’re looking at investing in a raw camera system, specifically RED and are predominantly using Canon DSLR’s or Sony FS100/700 (or something similar), you may get something out of the lesson’s I’m learning. If you’re not into cameras or post production, this blog is probably not for you :) It’s fair to say myself and Shane have shot more hours of footage on a Canon 5D Mark II than any other camera. However, as detailed in a previous blog, ‘Why a Red Scarlet?’ - we eventually decided we [...]

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