Nov. 28 , 2007
Join us as we devote the most of the night to the Red Digital Cinema Camera and FCP workflow. Scheduled to appear will be Curtis Harris from ProMax who will discuss the latest and greatest RED to FCP workflow techniques and file management. Also scheduled to appear will be "Red Ninjas,"Evin Grant, Brook Willard and Blair Paulsen, who will show footage and talk about using the Red as well as share the latest updates on the camera.
We will take a break from the Red Camera and allow Todd Prives to show off the just released and brand new Sapphire Plug-ins 2.0. High End plug-ins for high end footage.
Nick Jushchyshyn will be showing the Red Camera footage as it relates to Visual Effects. Many observers have been concerned about how the Red footage will key and track for larger productions. The Pixel Corps tested these two issues specifically and will show the results.
If that is not enough we still intend to have our world famous raffle and this month the prizes are huge.
6:40- 7:05PM - Stump the Gurus
Join FCP Gurus Andrew Balis, Philip Hodgetts and Larry Jordanas they will attempt to answer all of your questions and solve all of your problems concerning FCP. If they can't solve your problem or answer your How 2, then you go home with a problem but you still got out of the house, so that's not a bad thing.
7:10PM - 7:30PM - 'High End Plug-ins for High End footage" - Todd Prives
Genarts Sapphire Plug-ins 2.0 plug-ins for FCP have just been released and include several brand new plug-ins including "Film Damage, Light3D, BleachBypass, LensFlare, RackDefocus and many many more. Todd Prives from Genarts will show and tell.
7:35PM - 8:00PM - 'FCP Workflow with the RED Digital Cinema Camera - Curtis Harris
So you got a Red camera and you shot a bunch of footage. Now what do you do? Well, you've got options. Curtis Harris from ProMax will show you most everything you need to kow about Red/FCP workflow including Color, RedCine, 2K vs 4K workflow, Cineform, and more. Also a special "rant" about backup and data management.
8:05PM - 8:30PM - 'Red and Visual Effects' - Nick Jushchyshyn
Alex Lindsay was supposed to present but was sidetracked by a new addition to the family and thought it best to stay home and get acquainted. Instead Nick Jushchyshyn, Technical Division Leader for the PixelCorps post production teams and currently working in the features division at Digital Domain will fill in. Nick will be showing Red Camera footage as it relates to Visual Effects. Many observers have been concerned about how the Red footage will key and track for larger productions. The Pixel Corps tested these two issues specifically and will show the results.
8:30PM - 8:55PM - Break
ProMax will be in the lobby showing off their toys. The boys from Red Ninja dot net will be in the lobby answering questions and showing off the Red Cam. Brad Wright of VeeScope Live will be in lobby complete with Green Screen. Lots of other stuff will be showing off too. The break is a chance to hang out and meet and greet and get your problems solved. Lots of FCP Gurus come to lafcpug meetings and this is your chance to network and make contacts and get your problems solved. Snacks and Beer and Wine will be on sale in the lobby. Proceeds go to the Gallery Theater.
8:55PM - 9:55PM - "Everything you need to know about the Red Digital Cinema Camera" - Evin Grant, Brook Willard and Blair Paulsen
Evin Grant, Brook Willard and Blair Paulsen, who call themselves "Red Ninjas" will show footage from their many productions using the camera as well as discuss the latest updates and all you should know about using the camera in your next movie. Plenty of time for Q and A.
Ted Schilowitz, now "Leader of the Rebellion" for Red will also be on hand to answer any and all questions. That is if he finds himself in the correct mental timezone, having just got back from Japan.
10:00PM - World Famous Raffle
FireMAX 250GB Single Drive FireWire/USB External - ProMax
SteadyTracker Ultralite - ProMax
Magic Bullet Looks - Red Giant
Sapphire Plugins 2.0 plug-in collection for FCP (winner's choice of box set) - Genarts
ShuttlePRO V.2 - Countour Design
Copy of Boris Grafitti or Boris FX - Boris
2 Free HD Clips - gotFootageHD
Copy of Delirium Plug-ins -DigiEffects
copy of After Effects Apprentice - Chris and Trish Meyers
Copy "Digital Color Correction"- Call Box
Copy of Panasonic P2 Workflow with Final Cut Pro and the HVX200 - Call Box
2 copies CHV FxPlug Bundle 04-2007 - CHV Electronics
Copy of VeeScope Live - VeeScope Live
$100.00 off or towards any Digital Heaven products - Digital Heaven
100 credits for the royalty free stock video clips of your choice - Revolution Stock Media
Copy of DVDxDVPro - DVDxDV
50% off Training class at Moviola - Moviola
FCP Keyboard KeyGuide - Neotron Design
Plug-in package of your choice - Lyric Media
Ken Stone dot net T-shirt - Ken Stone
Special thanks to ProMax for footing the bill and Victor Maldonado and Dean Cleary for taping the show