Monthly Archives: April 2013

Apple Color Tutorial: Digital Makeup

Have you ever shot something and thought, “Man this is beautiful.” Then, you get to post, see it and say, “Oh no! How did I not catch that!?” No need to fret just yet. This happens to even the best filmmakers out there and because of this, I’m going to be showing you all how […]

UCI Medical Center: Child Life

Classy Deer had the pleasure of creating a video for a great cause. UC Irvine’s Medical Center: Child Life Program is a therapeutic play program used to help children and their families cope with the hospitalization experience. The hospital experience can sometimes be stressful and scary, these volunteers are here to help some of their […]

10 Things to know about being an AD

  What is an AD you ask? What does an AD do? You have a lot of questions don’t you stranger?! Well, friend, “AD” is an acronym for Assistant Director.  Now, I know the title may sound like this person assists the director, but don’t let that fool you–an Assistant Director actually works for the producer, and his/her main […]

How Badly Do We Need MōVI?

       Vincent La Foret had much of the video world in a tizzy last night when he announced MōVI – the tiny gyro-based camera stabilizer from Freefly Systems that is in production to sell for around $15,000. At first glance, MōVI seemed to me like nothing more than a cool toy. The shots […]

The Monocle – Spring Breakers

Directed by: Harmony Korine Written by: Harmony Korine Released: March 22nd, 2013 Theatre watched at: Century 8, North Hollywood   Let’s get it out of the way…because it’s like an elephant, it’s in the room, and now it’s taking a sh*t–we have to talk about it. The true appeal of Spring Breakers is seeing Disney […]

Classy Deer @ NAB 2013

Classy Deer has been in the heat many conventions and tradeshows, called-in to cover each event from head to toe. Coming up in a week is the NAB Show 2013, in Las Vegas, NV. Let’s just say, it’s the Comicon/E3/CES for video production nerds and professionals – this time we’re the nerds and we’ll try […]