Fourth Annual Amsterdam FCPUG SuperMeet
Fourth Annual Amsterdam FCPUG SuperMeet
Join the FCPUG Network, including Final Cut Pro and digital video user groups from within the US, Europe and the world over in Amsterdam for the largest gathering of FCP, Avid, Autodesk and Adobe editors, HDSLR filmmakers and digital content creators and Gurus during IBC 2011! Enjoy a few cocktails to network and party with industry peers while learning latest trends in collaborative editing workflows! See the latest update on FINAL CUT PRO X!
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(To Be Updated, not in order of appearance, subject to change)
- "What You Need to Know About Final Cut Pro X"Michael Wohl
Says Michael: "There's a lot of myths circulating in the industry as to what Final Cut Pro X can and cannot do," states Wohl. "That's my focus at the SuperMeet, to clear up the confusion about what Final Cut Pro X editors can do now."
About Michael Wohl
Michael Wohl is a pioneer of desktop video, and a man of true vision. Indeed, if you want to know the true history of Final Cut Pro, ask Michael Wohl. Michael was one of the original designers of Final Cut Pro, when Macromedia started developing the application in 1995 (long before Apple purchased the program). Instrumental to the development and design of this awesome video editing application, Michael was involved in all aspects of its design until several years after Apple acquired the software, at which point he left to pursue his other passion as a film director. Michael knows Final Cut Pro like few others! MORE
"Adobe For Final Cut Pro Editors" - Jason Levine
Jason will show how CS5.5 Production Premium software can deliver a fully-featured professional editing workflow with breakthrough performance, showcasing Adobe Premiere Pro native workflow, including working with DSLR footage; Working with ProRes files; Native integration with After Effects and Photoshop; and the Speed and power of the 64-bit Adobe Media Encoder, exporting content to multiple screens, devices & tablets.
About Jason Levine
Jason Levine, Worldwide Evangelist for Adobe, travels the globe educating and promoting Adobe Creative Suite Production Premium. Levine has conducted training/workflow sessions for some of the top broadcast corporations in Europe and Asia including BBC, RTL and SVT. Prior to Adobe, Jason was a full-time recording engineer working in studios coast-to-coast, engineering hundreds of recordings in a multitude of genres, prompting the formation of BoodahJooMusic Publishing. Since 2005, Jason has presented to more than 100,000 people, from San Francisco to Sydney and everywhere in between.
- "Avid Media Composer 5.5" - Eddie Hamilton and Michael Krulik
Film editor Eddie Hamilton will describe the editorial of "X-Men: First Class" and "Kick-Ass" Michael Krulik of AVID will share the latest news on Avid Media Composer.
About Eddie Hamilton
Eddie recently cut "X-Men: First Class" with Lee Smith for 20th Century Fox, an intense production that powered from first day of principal photography to final day of sound mixing in only 9 months, and he was the co-editor of "Kick-Ass", the US number one commercial and critical hit. After 15 years in the industry Eddie has cut over 20 feature films (both indies and studio movies) in a wide variety of genres as well as TV dramas, documentaries andaward-winning shorts. His enthusiasm for big screen storytelling is matched only by his total dedication to the craft of film editing, his world-class technical expertise and his undisputed love of chocolate. He is currently cutting "The Loft" for director Erik Van Looy.
- "The Best of Bloom" - Philip Bloom
Philip will present a compilation of video clips that comprise what he feels is his best work over the last year.
About Philip Bloom
For the past 22+ years I have been following my passion as a career and it has taken me around the world to places I have felt privileged to have seen.
I have filmed, directed and edited short films, documentaries and much more from Clapham to Cambodia and in 2005 I was short listed for a BAFTA craft award for my series of short films for Sky News “If I were Prime Minister”
I consider myself as one of the new breed of digital cinematographers. MORE
Autodesk Smoke for Post Production - Ken La Rue
Autodesk’s Ken La Rue will show you what it takes to put together a 3D stereoscopic music video from edit to visual effects to finish using Autodesk Smoke for Mac.
About Ken La Rue
Ken La Rue is the Autodesk Technical Marketing Manager for Smoke. He has been working at Autodesk for the past 8 years focusing on editing and compositing in film and television. He has traveled around the world training and supporting Autodesk software such as Smoke, Flame and Combustion. Some of the clients he has worked with are Disney Animation Studios, DreamWorks, EA and CBC to name a few. Ken also taught compositing and special effect classes DePaul University in Chicago, IL.
- Blackmagic Design "DaVinci Resolve 8" - Dado Valentic
Dado Valentic will be talking about using Resolve on his recent commercial projects for Christian Dior and talking about workflow with FCP. He will also showcase some of his 3D work.
About Dado Valentic
- World Famous Raffle!
Other IBC Events you need to attend:
REGISTER FOR FREE IBC SHOW 2011 EXHIBIT HALL PASS -
Thursday - Tuesday, 8-13 September
Register NOW before 17 August to receive free entry to the 5-day exhibition, with access to all the major attractions and for IBC Conference pass discounts. Read more about the IBC Exhibition here.
PHILIP BLOOM AMSTERDAM DSLR MEETUP!
Saturday, 10 September
Meet Philip Bloom and other filmmakers meeting in Amsterdam during IBC! This time: NO walking around! But: Meetup, drinks, sit, film, talk and have fun!
Location: Location in Amsterdam yet to be decided.
Please RSVP at the FACEBOOK MEETUP EVENT PAGE
SuperMeets are gatherings of Adobe, Avid, FInal Cut and Autodesk editors, gurus and digital filmmakers from within the US, Europe and the world over who use or want to learn to use Macintosh-based workflows and solutions in a collaborative workflow environment. SuperMeets are held annually in San Francisco, Austin, Las Vegas, Amsterdam, London and Boston and feature user-driven demos of new products, collaborative production and post production workflows and filmmaker show and tells, including a SuperMeet Digital Showcase featuring hardware and software developers providing workflow solutions for digital filmmakers and content creators.
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