Sound & Picture http://soundandpicture.com Fri, 12 Aug 2016 18:27:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Talking Broadcast: Niels Borg Finds the Right Workflow with Autoscript’s VoicePlus http://soundandpicture.com/2016/08/talking-broadcast-niels-borg-finds-the-right-workflow-with-autoscripts-voiceplus/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/08/talking-broadcast-niels-borg-finds-the-right-workflow-with-autoscripts-voiceplus/#respond Fri, 12 Aug 2016 18:27:21 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44081 Jutland, Denmark — Autoscript’s voice-activated teleprompting software module, VoicePlus, is the new solution that’s transforming broadcast one studio at a time. With an accuracy that blows users away, the add-on to Autoscript’s market leading WinPlus software is getting great customer response. One of the early adopters of the VoicePlus module was TV MIDTVEST, led by [...]

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Mike Diva: On His Viral Trump Video and How YouTube’s Algorithms Debase Artistic Expression http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/mike-diva-on-his-viral-trump-video-and-how-youtubes-algorithms-debase-artistic-expression/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/mike-diva-on-his-viral-trump-video-and-how-youtubes-algorithms-debase-artistic-expression/#respond Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:49:20 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44061 The multi-talented Mike Dahlquist, mainly of YouTube fame under the moniker Mike Diva, makes music, videos, music videos, blue-chip memes, and probably a whole lot more no one’s yet aware of. He acts, writes, directs, produces, edits, composes, does often-incredible VFX work with a hilarious and original style, and has managed to rouse the support [...]

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Vinten Scholarship Helps Lift Financial Burden for High-Achieving Students http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/vinten-scholarship-helps-lift-financial-burden-for-high-achieving-students/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/vinten-scholarship-helps-lift-financial-burden-for-high-achieving-students/#respond Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:29:09 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44054 Bury, UK — Vinten, a world leader in both manual and robotic camera support systems and a Vitec Videocom brand, is proud to announce this year’s winners of the acclaimed Vinten Scholarship at the prestigious Charles Sturt University (CSU) in News South Wales, Australia. For the past 15 years, Vinten has donated funding to the [...]

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68th Emmy Award Nominations Announced http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/68th-emmy-award-nominations-announced/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/68th-emmy-award-nominations-announced/#respond Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:51:19 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44051 Los Angeles, CA – Nominations for the 68th Emmy® Awards were announced today by the Television Academy in a ceremony hosted by Television Academy Chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum along with Anthony Anderson from the ABC series black-ish and Lauren Graham from Parenthood and the upcoming Netflix revival, Gilmore Girls. “Television dominates the entertainment conversation and [...]

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5 Tips for Green Screen Lighting from a Pro http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/5-tips-for-green-screen-lighting-from-a-pro/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/5-tips-for-green-screen-lighting-from-a-pro/#respond Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:14:52 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44047 When it comes to lighting a green screen, people tend to forget about the basics. And while there’s a lot of information out there on how to do it properly, most experts don’t cover some of the more straightforward, simple points that all cinematographers should know. We sat down with LED pioneer and co-founder of [...]

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‘Mr. Robot’: An In-Depth Interview with the Picture Editor and Sound Editor of USA’s Hit Thriller http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/hacking-time-picture-editor-philip-harrison-sound-editor-kevin-buchholz-on-mr-robot-the-workflow-of-cinematic-television/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/hacking-time-picture-editor-philip-harrison-sound-editor-kevin-buchholz-on-mr-robot-the-workflow-of-cinematic-television/#comments Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:31:55 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44011 Nothing else on television right now goes where USA Network’s Mr. Robot goes. Or feels like it does. Or sounds or looks more polished. The show’s technical achievements match, if not surpass, its story’s lofty goals and ambitious concepts, with a signature aesthetic and sensibility that borrow from the greatest transgressive hits of neo-noir and [...]

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Autocue Makes Teleprompting Available to All http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/autocue-makes-teleprompting-available-to-all/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/autocue-makes-teleprompting-available-to-all/#respond Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:37:03 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44039 London, UK – Autocue, the world’s leading teleprompting company and a Vitec Videocom brand, is delighted to show how teleprompting can save your production time and money by making the unlimited version of their popular QStart teleprompter software free to everyone! Effective July 1, 2016, Autocue’s Windows/OS QStart software will be free to all users [...]

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Visionary Creatives Explore The Motivation Behind a Creative Life in Musicbed’s New Feature-Length Documentary http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/visionary-creatives-explore-the-motivation-behind-a-creative-life-in-musicbeds-new-feature-length-documentary/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/visionary-creatives-explore-the-motivation-behind-a-creative-life-in-musicbeds-new-feature-length-documentary/#respond Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:36:33 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=43991 Musicbed today announced plans to release “MAKE,” a feature-length documentary film that explores the motivation behind a creative life and what drives artists to create. Set to premiere on Vimeo on Demand on July 18th, Musicbed released the film’s trailer, a list of its celebrated cast members and other details today at https://make.musicbed.com. Working with [...]

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Adorama Launches New 360 Drone Experience http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/adorama-launches-new-360-drone-experience/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/adorama-launches-new-360-drone-experience/#respond Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:51:31 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=44001 New York, NY – Adorama, one of the world’s largest photography, video, audio, imaging and electronics retailers, today announced the roll out of its new Adorama Drone Experience. A digital hub for all things drone – including jaw-dropping aerial content, the latest on flight rules and regulations, tips and techniques from experts, gear guides and [...]

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Finalists Announced for 2016 International Music+Sound Awards http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/finalists-announced-for-2016-international-musicsound-awards/ http://soundandpicture.com/2016/07/finalists-announced-for-2016-international-musicsound-awards/#respond Fri, 01 Jul 2016 17:23:18 +0000 http://soundandpicture.com/?p=43974 Following close scrutiny from a distinguished International jury, The International Music+Sound Awards announce the finalists for 2016’s global competition. In their fifth year of celebrating the highly skilled craftsmanship in music and sound within the media, The Music+Sound Awards serve to highlight the extraordinary talents and achievements of those involved in these industries, providing a [...]

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