Thank you to everyone who attended the MacVideo Expo at London's One Wimple street.
The evening was a great success bringing together the best of the UK's digital video Scene. The Expo highlighted essential shoot and editing techniques as well showcased some of the latest digital products available today that help film professionals and their overall performance when shooting scenes.
Details of the agenda can be found below:
- Exhibitor Showcase.
- The Great DSLR vs video Camera Debate.
- Final Cut Pro Tips and Tricks
- Killer Features of Avid Media Composer 5
- Black Magic Design Demonstrate Da Vinci Resolve
- Holdan Showcase the Latest Panasonic AVCCAM Cameras
- G-Technology present Choosing Storage for Content Creation
- Autodesk Demonstrate Smoke on the Mac
- Academy Award Winner and World-Class Cinematographer Dedo Weigert teaches lighting techniques
See below for movies and images from MacVideo Expo, Oct. 19, 2010
Rick Young: Final Cut Pro Tips and Tricks 30 minutes of Final Cut Pro tips and tricks including easy shortcuts, masking, keyframing and audio editing. This presentation offers something for the beginner to the advanced user.
The Great DSLR Debate, featuring Matt Davis, Alex Gollner, Den Lennie, Rick Young - A discussion of DSLR and conventional video technology; the strengths and weakness each provides; and when to use one over the other.
Demystifying Smoke on the Mac: presented by Grant Kay. - Grant demonstrates real-world examples such as pulling the impossible key; using 3D compositing toolsl; the latest in stereoscopic 3D finishing.
Avid: What's new in Media Composer 5, by Deepraj Sandhar. Demonstration of editing and effects work using Media Composer 5 and a look at new file based workflows with native RED, Canon 5D and Pro Res media.
Da Vinci Resolve on Mac: Blackmagic's Dan Moran demonstrates the world's most advanced colour correction software, showing key features such as primary and secondary correction, tracking and keying.
Holdan show the latest cameras in the AVCCAM range from Panasonic; also how to use your iPhone/iPad as a teleprompter. Presentation by Richard Payne, Business Development Manager, Holdan.
Corbis Motion brings instant access to content from the world's premier film and entertainment companies, including National Geographic, Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures, MGM Studios and HBO Archives.
Eyeheight: Loudness and technical compliance solutions for Final Cut Pro. Making sure your audio is legals in terms of perceptual loudness as well as peaking.
G-Technology: choosing storage for content creation - including the most popular video codecs and associated data rates, what RAID is and why it is important, external storage interfaces, hard drive options.
Dedo Weigert lighting demonstration - how to light from on-board, to interview, documentary and drama lighting. Featuring the PanAura 7 Dedolight, large surface dedicated soft light.
We hope that you found MacVideo Expo valuable and look forward to seeing you again at one of our future events. A huge thank you all our sponsors and exhibitors. Without your support the event would not have been possible.
"Expo-Brilliant, so glad I drove 300 miles to be there, then 300miles home again"
Chris S. (posted on the MacVideo discussion forum)
"I thought it was a fantastic event. I loved all the talks, even the ones I thought didn't apply to me proved fascinating. Hope to visit more in future."
"Really enjoyed the expo, it was a great event."