6:45- 7:15PM - Stump the Gurus
Join Gurus Charlie Austin, Philip Hodgetts, Michael Matzdorff and Chris Fenwick as they will attempt to answer all of your questions and solve all of your problems concerning FCS and FCPX, Avid, Premiere Pro and anything else you can think of. If they can't solve your problem or answer your question, then you go home with a problem, but you still got out of the house, so that's not a bad thing.
7:20PM - 7:30PM - Announcements
This is your time, assuming we have time. New to LA? Say Hello. Got a movie you want people to see? Tell us about it. Looking for a job? Tell us. Offering a job? Tell us.
7:30PM - 8:25PM - What's New in Final Cut Pro 10.3? - Apple
Apple will demonstrate many of the new features in the latest release of Final Cut Pro X called 10.3
8:25- 8:55PM - Break
This is the most important part of the show. It's networking time. This is a great opportunity to not only ask questions and get problems solved, but to meet people that just might change your life. lacpug sponsor CineXinsert will be in lobby showing off the stand-alone, file-to-file insert edit application for installation on your Mac. It's amazing! Get to the Gallery early for this one.
9:00PM - 9:45PM - Final Cut Pro 10.3 Workflow - Sam Mestman, Patrick Southern, Kevin Bailey and Gergana Angelova.
Sam Mestman, Patrick Southern, Kevin Bailey, and Gergana Angelova will walk us through a brand new narrative workflow built around the new FCPX 10.3 update. They will demonstrate automated syncing, organization, and renaming, as well as automated Pro Tools input and Wide color gamut management for DCP render and delivery.
And there is probably going to be a couple more surprises too, but the power of Final Cut Pro 10.3 and metadata will be on full display. You will not want to miss this presentation.
About Sam Mestman
Sam Mestman is the CEO of Lumaforge, maker of the Jellyfish and the ShareStation, as well as a Workflow Architect for FCPWORKS. He has done numerous FCPX integrations around the world, including Ted Talks, Direct TV, and Focus. His true passion is filmmaking, though, and he is also the CEO and Founder of We Make Movies, which, as far as he knows, is the world’s first community funded production company.
At the end of the day, he’s a guy who really likes making movies, and who also happens to know a few things about post production, shared storage, and Final Cut Pro X.
About Patrick Southern
Patrick Southern is a documentary editor and FCPX workflow specialist living in Los Angeles, CA. He has worked on documentary projects for A&E, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and the Lifetime Movie Network and has consulted on numerous independent feature documentaries.
About Kevin Bailey
Kevin Bailey has been working in picture editorial, sound editorial, and visual effects for fifteen years. While living in the Bay Area he worked with the Bay Area’s premier film makers at American Zoetrope, Skywalker Sound, and with many independent filmmakers. As an assistant editor he developed automated workflows which later lead to the creation of Shot Notes X. Kevin now lives in LA working as an assistant editor and developing apps for filmmakers. More about Kevin at IMDB
About Gergana Angelova
Gergana Angelova started as an assistant editor in Nu Boyana Film Studios one of the largest studios in Europe. In less than 3 years, she became Head of Editing for the studio. Gergana has worked on feature films, documentaries, commercials, music videos and whatnot. Gergana is an editor, post-production supervisor and assistant editor who recently moved to Los Angeles and is now working with Lumaforge, exploring and developing the most efficient workflows in the postproduction world.
10:00PM - World Famous Raffle
Editing Chair - Edit5 Consoles
8x AudioDenoise - Crumplepop
120GB OWC Envoy Pro mini SSD Hard Drive - OWC
Full License of Boris Continuum Complete 10 - Boris FX
1 hour of 1:1 FCPX remote workflow consultation - FCPWORKS
1TB EV G Tech Rugged Drive - IVB Media Services
Full License of Mocha Pro - Imagineer Systems
5x CinePlay for Mac - Digital Rebellion
2x Pro Media Tools - Digital Rebellion
1x Pro Maintenance Tools - Digital Rebellion
2x Cut Notes - Digital Rebellion
Copy of CineXinsert - Cinedeck
AKiTiO Thunder Dock - Advantage Video Sysytems
$50.00 voucher for RocketStock.com - RocketStock.com
$100.00 Music Voucher - PremiumBeat.com
1 DigiSuite V3 - Digieffects
2x copies of a "free scene" with feedback from EditStock
Automatic Duck Bottle Openers - Wes Plate