Video Tutorials

Video tutorials from our judges and industry professionals who will be sharing tips, insights and suggestions for a successful competition.

Tony Orcena Talks Editing For L. A. Post Fest

Tony Orcena has edited over 40 episodes of Modern Family (Wednesdays at 9pm on ABC). He also has credits on Life In Pieces (CBS), Mash Up (Comedy Central), Free Radio (VH1), and Congratulations (named one of film.com’s best feature films of 2012), and Kings of Summer (Official Selection 2011 Sundance Film Festival).

His commercial experience includes projects with GSD&M, Goodby Silverstien & Partners, Chiat Day, David & Goliath, and Publicis & Hal Riney among others.

Tony Orcena – http://tonyorcena.com/

Shot on Blackmagic Pocket Camera – https://www.blackmagicdesign.com

Director & Editor – Woody Woodhall – http://lapostfest.org/the-competition/

Producer – Wendy Woodhall – http://lappg.com/

Camera – Andrew Parrotte – http://www.andrewparrotte.com/

Music – Audio Network, “Cash Money” by Gareth Johnson & Adam Drake

©LAPPG 2016

Juan I. Cabrera has worked on films such as Transformers: Age of Extinction, Star Trek Into Darkness and The Amazing Spiderman. In this Tutorial on VFX for L.A. Post Fest – Juan shows green screen keying and how to properly add graphics onto a display device using motion tracking.

Juan is also Technical Editor of the book “3D Postproduction: Stereoscopic Workflows and Techniques” with Rick Baumgartner.

Juan Ignacio Cabrera – http://jicabrera.com/

Director & Editor – Woody Woodhall http://lapostfest.org/the-competition/
Producer – Wendy Woodhall http://lappg.com/

Camera – Andrew Parrotte – http://www.andrewparrotte.com

Shot with Blackmagic Pocket Camera – https://www.blackmagicdesign.com

Music – Audio Network, “Cash Money” by Gareth Johnson & Adam Drake

©2015 Produced by LAPPG

Steven Saltzman’s current book is Music Editing For Film and Television, The Art and The Process.

For the past nineteen years Mr. Saltzman has focused his career on music editing for films and television. His work includes: Leonardo DiCaprio’s new film The Revenant, Queen Of The Desert, Brick Mansions, Movie 43, Priest, Seven Days in Utopia, Straw Dogs (remake), Bewitched and many other projects. He has received a Golden Reel Award and two nominations for his music editing.

Steven Saltzman – http://www.saltzmanmusic.com/

Shot on Blackmagic Pocket Camera – https://www.blackmagicdesign.com

Director & Editor – Woody Woodhall http://lapostfest.org/the-competition/

Producer – Wendy Woodhall http://lappg.com/

Camera – Andrew Parrotte – http://www.andrewparrotte.com/

Music – Audio Network, “Cash Money” by Gareth Johnson & Adam Drake

©LAPPG 2016

Norman Hollyn is a long-time picture and music editor and Professor at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, where he is the Inaugural Chair holder of the Steven Spielberg endowed Michael Kahn Chair in Editing.

He has published articles in magazines and peer-reviewed journals, and has written two film textbooks, The Film Editing Room Handbook and The Lean Forward Moment. He has led workshops at Sundance, and in China, Jordan, Finland, Malaysia, Brazil, and Mexico.

Norman Hollyn – http://normanhollyn.com/who-i-am/

Director & Editor – Woody Woodhall http://lapostfest.org/the-competition/
Producer – Wendy Woodhall http://lappg.com/

Camera – Andrew Parrotte – http://www.andrewparrotte.com

Shot with Blackmagic Pocket Camera – https://www.blackmagicdesign.com

Music – Audio Network, “Cash Money” by Gareth Johnson & Adam Drake

©2015 Produced by LAPPG

Cirina Catania is a filmmaker who has worked as a writer, director, producer, cinematographer or marketing exec on over 130 film, television and new media projects for the big screen as well as for networks such as National Geographic, Discovery, etc. She is one of the co-founders and former director of the Sundance Film Festival and former senior marketing executive at MGM-UA and United Artists.

Cirina speaks regularly as a tech evangelist for companies such as Blackmagic Design and Lumberjack System and produces the weekly tech podcast, Digital Production BuZZ, with over 1600 interviews archived over the last eight years.

Shot on Blackmagic Pocket Camera – https://www.blackmagicdesign.com

Director & Editor – Woody Woodhall http://lapostfest.org/the-competition/
Producer – Wendy Woodhall http://lappg.com/

Camera – Andrew Parrotte – http://www.andrewparrotte.com/

Music – Audio Network, “Cash Money” by Gareth Johnson & Adam Drake

Taped at 48 Windows Music and Post http://www.48windows.com/

©LAPPG 2016

This video is provided by Blackmagic Design for LA Post Fest participants and other interested parties curious about using DaVinci Resolve as an NLE.

L.A. Post Fest entrants are offered the link to download (at no charge) DaVinci Resolve to use for creating their submission if they choose.

For more info L.A. Post Fest please visit http://www.lapostfest.com and to learn more about DaVinci Resolve visit https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/davinciresolve.