ChiCPUG March 2014 Meeting
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 6:15 PM to 9:15 PM (CDT)
Chicago, United States
If you're registering for yourself and/or a friend or colleague, each attendee must be registered with their own name in order to be on the list for security. There will be an option at checkout to give each ticket a name.
Everyone may register for free on Eventbrite, but non-members and students must still pay at the door. ($10 for non-members and $5 for students and educators)
Mocha, Greg Mulvey, and Mary Poplin. March 26th. DDB Chicago. What reason do you have for not coming out?
For this month's meeting, we are delighted to welcome back Mary Poplin, Product Specialist for Imagineer Systems, the innovators of mocha planar tracking and visual effects tools. Joining Mary to discuss real world usage of Mocha is Greg Mulvey, lead editor for Second City Communications.
Mary Poplin (Mocha)
This month, Chicago Creative Pro Users Group is delighted to welcome back Mary Poplin, Product Specialist for Imagineer Systems, the innovators of mocha planar tracking and visual effects tools.
An experienced visual effects and motion graphics artist, Mary has worked on major Hollywood feature films such as The Last Airbender, Gullivers Travels, and Jackass 3D. As Imagineer Systems' west coast product specialist, Mary consults with film studios and customers to provide hands on training to help evangelize the power of mocha and planar tracking.
Mary has graciously offered to tailor her presentation to show what YOU most want to see. Requests thus far include showing how to track difficult shots; insert/replace a logo; dissecting a shot from a film; rotoscoping and object removal.
If you have a suggestion for what you would like to see included in Mary's presentation, send your request to Sue@Chifcpug.org and she will forward your request on to Mary.
Mocha in the world of Second City (Greg Mulvey)
Joining Mary Poplin this month is Greg Mulvey! Greg is the Lead Editor and Motion Graphics Designer at The Second City Communications. Greg will be reviewing their workflow and discussing how mocha planer tracking is utilized by The Second City.
If you've ever been interested or intrigued by mocha but wondered how you could actually use it, hear from Greg on how often he and the rest of the editorial and motion graphics team uses it in their productions.
· 6:15-6:20 President's Announcements & AJA update
· 6:20-7:30 Mary Poplin and Greg Mulvey - More on mocha
· 7:30-7:50 Pizza Break
· 7:50-8:50 Mary Poplin and Greg Mulvey - Even more on mocha
· 8:50-9:00 Raffle
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Chicago Creative Pro Users Group
The Chicago Creative Pro Users Group (ChiCPUG) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the education and development of its members through the exchange of ideas, knowledge and experience.
We focus not only upon software but on other video editing, compositing and authoring hardware in the professional video, broadcast, event videography and prosumer markets in the Chicagoland area.