7:15PM - 7:30PM - Announcements
The latest from our sponsor at AJA. Also this is a chance for you to get up and say whatever it is you want to say. Ask for a job, introduce yourself, sell your movie. This is your time so use it.
7:30PM - 7:45PM - Editing a Sizzle Reel - Shane Ross
Editor Shane Ross will show us how he edited a sizzle reel using only YouTube links and minimal direction
About Shane Ross
Shane Ross is a freelance editor living and working in Los Angeles. He's worked on shows for The Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, The Discovery Channel, History Channel, National Geographic…just to name a few. He has a blog, Little Frog in High Def, a podcast, The Edit Bay (on iTunes), and is a help forum junkie. It's a wonder he gets anything done.
7:45PM - 8:30PM - Smoke 2013 - Marc-Andre Fergusson and Kanen Flowers
Autodesk's Marc-André Ferguson will make the trip from Autodesk Media & Entertainment Headquarters in Montreal to show off the all new Smoke 2013. Marc-André will be joined by Kanen Flowers, Creative Director at Scruffy.TV and the creative mind behind That Post Show and That Media Show. Kanen will talk about his workflow for That Media Show using Smoke.
About Marc-Andre Fergusson
Marc-André Ferguson is the Founder of Final Cut Montreal User Group and is Product Evangelist for Smoke at Autodesk. Marc-André has been involved in the film and video industry since 1995 as a director, editor, trainer and consultant. Marc-André also founded Luminance, a specialized training and consulting services on Apple software and technologies, for the film and television industry. He was one of the original product designers on Smoke for Mac and he is now an active blogger on AREA, the Autodesk M&E digital community.
About Kanen Flowers
Kanen Flowers is the troublemaker behind Scruffy.TV he is the host of That Post Show and Scruffy Thinking, and the Writer & Creative Director for That Media Show and the upcoming HERO PUNK web-series . He writes code and generates words and pictures, sometimes together. You can follow him on twitter.
8:30PM - 9:00PM - Break
In the lobby will be many FCP, Avid and Premiere Gurus. This is your chance to ask questions. No questions? Then talk to each other. Also in the lobby will be Tery Williams and Christina Oliver from brand new lafcpug Platinum Sponsor AJA. Also, brand new lafcpug sponsor, Hot Pixel Post will be there to answer all your post production questions. Also, Smoke 2013 will be in the lobby. It will be a PACKED lobby. The break is a chance to hang out and meet and greet and get your problems solved and who knows, get a job. You never know who you are going to meet at lafcpug. Snacks and Beer and Wine will be on sale in the lobby. Proceeds go to the Gallery Theater.
9:00PM - 9:45PM - Editing "The Amazing Spider-Man" - Alan Edward Ball
Editor Alan Edward Bell will share a bit of the workflow he used on the edit of the recent hit movie, "Amazing Spider-Man." Alan will share some stories, and show us how he uses Eyeon fusion's connect plugin to create performance enhancing effects. There will be time for questions.
About Alan Edward Bell
Alan Edward Bell is an autodidact, born and raised in Los Angeles. He started his career as a rock climbing and backpacking guide in the early eighties. Tired of being poor he decided to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. Norman Hollyn (famous editor and now head of the USC editing track) gave Alan his first break in the industry in 1984 on the film "Daddy's Boys" produced by Roger Corman. Afterwards Alan went on to work with his long time mentor and friend Robert Lieghton on many of the early films of Rob Riener. Most recently he cut "The Amazing Spiderman" directed by Marc Webb and produced by Sony Pictures Entertainment. For a full list of his credits please check out his IMDB credit list here.
9:45PM - World famous Raffle (subject to change)
The last of the Automatic Duck Bottle Openers
3x copies of Grain35 - CrumplePop
1 full license "QC Integration FX" CHV Plug-ins
1x Pro Maintenance Tools- Digital Rebellion
1x Pro Media Tools- Digital Rebellion
1x Editmote- Digital Rebellion
1x Cut Notes - Digital Rebellion
2x Pro Versioner - Digital Rebellion
$100 voucher for any AssistedEditing product - Intelligent Assistance
2 FREE Webinars - Larry Jordan
Any On demand Webinar - FilmmakingWebinars.com
$200 free Stock Footage Clips - Pond5
Free Stock Footage HD Clips up to $500.00 value - Artbeats
1 seat of Nveil video filters for FCP & Motion - Nveil
$200 towards MotionVFX Templates - MotionVFX
QC Effects for FCP and Motion - QC-Effects
Copy of VeeScope Live - VeeScope Live
Copy of DVDxDVPro - DVDxDV
FCP Keyguide - Neotron