Exploring the 3rd Dimension – Part 1

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

I’ve recently began my study of 3D. At first, I must admit, I was a bit resistant to 3D. I probably used all of the cliche arguments. I am, now, warming up to it for a few reasons. First, I’m discovering that there is truly an art to 3D cinema, and that it’s not just [...]

Cut, Polish, & Finish

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

No, I’m not talking about anything to do with filmmaking! I’m actually talking about fabrication. Many Steadicam Ops (myself included) have gotten involved, to some degree, with fabrication of parts and/or equipment. I must admit… its a blast! Seeing that shiny new part in use is quite a high. But of course, if you end [...]