6:45- 7:15PM - Stump the Gurus
Join Gurus Adam Bedford, Misha Tennenbaum and Philip Hodgetts 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 - 7:55PM - CineXinsert - Joe DeOliveira
CineXinsert, will present why insert edit matters in your post workflow. Special guest and notable Post Producer, Joe DeOliveira, will discuss how he thinks the ability to overwrite changes to files can benefit the post deliverables process.
About Joe DeOliveira
Joe DeOliveira has been working in post production for 25 years. He designs workflows and supervises post production primarily for single-camera television. His experience is extensive and includes producing and directing second unit, visual effects, stock footage, title, live action, voiceover, and puppetry. He's also comfortable behind the edit desk with deep knowledge of AVID, Final Cut 7, Resolve or Premiere and After Effects.
Passionate about improving post production workflows and a champion of file-based workflows, his shows in recent years feature the use of in-house color corrected dailies and online. Notable credits include: “Hit the Floor”, “Jane By Design”, "Lie to Me", "Dirt", "Strong Medicine", “Hindsight”, “Stitchers”, and currently he’s the post producer on “Beyond”.
7:55 - 8:30PM - GoPro - Devon Vandervort, JP Harrison, Claire Podgorski
GoPro Entertainment will host speakers who will "give an overview of our mission and a deep dive on 3 key initiatives that are most relevant to content creators and freelance editors. Get excited to learn more about GoPro Awards, GoPro Content Licensing and opportunities with a freelance editor community."
About Devon Vandervort
Devon Vandervort, Sr. Program Manager for Content Acquisitions at GoPro. Devon will provide an overview of GoPro Awards and the many benefits of participating in the GoPro Entertainment Community.
About JP Harrison -
Jon-Paul Harrison, Senior Manager of Content Licensing at GoPro. JP handles the day-to-day curation and artist communication for GoPro's next generation content licensing business.
About Claire Podgorski
Claire Podgorski is on GoPro’s Creator Marketplace team and manages marketing, communications and the benefits program for freelance editors.
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. There will be FREE food and Drink tonight courtesy of GoPro and they will be in the lobby. Also 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 - Tips and Techniques on Making your Next Documentary Better. -Larry Jordan and Norman Hollyn
Norman Hollyn and Larry Jordan, the "2 Reel Guys," return to LACPUG with tips, tricks and technqiues focused on documentaries. Norman is a film editor and the former chair of the editing department at the USC Film School, Larry is world-reknowned as a trainer, writer and teacher. Together, well, if you haven’t seen them perform, it will be amazing. Stories, techniques and bad jokes all woven into a fast-paced commentary that can help you make your next projects better. Plus, there will be plenty of time for questions during the session.
About Larry Jordan
I travel the world helping editors get work, improve their skills and keep clients happy. I’m a producer, director, editor, consultant and trainer and I’ve been doing this work for more than 40 years. I’ve worked at local TV stations, network television in the US, and created more corporate videos and audio podcasts than I can count.
I’m based in Los Angeles and am a member of both the Directors Guild of America and the Producers Guild of America. As you’ll discover on this website, I’ve written thousands of technical articles and eight books on all facets of production and post-production. I also write and publish ‘Larry Jordan’s Free Weekly Adobe and Final Cut Newsletter’ now in its eleventh year which provides essential news and tutorials on a wide variety of audio and video editing software.
About Norman Hollyn
Norman Hollyn has been described as a “media expert,” a reference to his experience in both the old and new media worlds. He is a long-time film, television and music editor (Heathers, The Cotton Club, and Oliver Stone’s Wild Palms) who is an Associate Professor and former Head of the Editing Track in the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. He has also worked extensively in entertainment and media Internet development for large entertainment companies and schools. He is a member of AMPAS (the Motion Picture Academy), American Cinema Editors, the Motion Picture Editors Guild, METal (a group of entertainment entrepreneurs) and the Editors Advisory Group (a select group of top editors who advise major non-linear editing companies on strategy and content).
He is a frequently published author, having published nearly 100 articles in many magazines and peer-reviewed journals, and has written the standard editing room textbook, The Film Editing Room Handbook (the fourth edition has just been published). His recent book The Lean Forward Moment, a book about shaping stories across all filmmaking crafts came out from Peachpit Press/Pearson in 2009 and has been adopted in schools and companies across the world. In the New Media realm, he is the co-writer, co-host and co-producer of 2 REEL GUYS, a series of video podcasts about telling stories, and appears on video and audio podcasts such as The Digital Production Buzz and Macbreak Studio, as well as running webinars for a number of companies. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and conventions. He blogs regularly at his web site, Hollyn-wood
9:50PM - World Famous Raffle
2x Hero4 Sessions - GoPro
2x Jaws Mounts - GoPro
Editing Chair - Edit5 Consoles
240GB Envoy Pro Mini SSD- OWC
Full License of Boris Continuum Complete 10 - Boris FX
1TB EV G Tech Rugged Drive - IVB Media Services
Full License of Mocha Pro - Imagineer Systems
Copy of CineXinsert - Cinedeck
AKiTiO Thunder Dock - Advantage Video Sysytems
Two Copies of Tool Plugin Suite - Crumplepop
3x CinePlay for Mac - Digital Rebellion
1x Pro Media Tools - Digital Rebellion
11x Pro Maintenance Tools - Digital Rebellion
$50.00 voucher for RocketStock.com - RocketStock.com
$100.00 Music Voucher - PremiumBeat.com
1 DigiSuite V3 + Video Wall for AE - Digieffects
2x copies of a "free scene" with feedback from EditStock
Automatic Duck Bottle Openers - Wes Plate