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  1. Dreadylocks: Delete some PMs please.

    Your quota is reached and I cannot send you secret admirer messages... Please delete some so I can get this mack show on the road.
  2. Oldschool production sound mixer.

    You think you're a legit production sound mixer? Oh yeah? You've got a boom and a sound devices recorder? Got a $200 rode mic? Think you're hot s***? Look at how the OGs did it. This is no joke. Original sound effect for MGM lion being shot right here, folks. No cage, no chain, no leash...
  3. What's your hottest track right now?

    I'm always interested in hearing new music and what other people like listening to. What's your favorite track for this week/month? Mine is: "T-Shirt" by Thomas Rhett. What's yours?
  4. Have your films been successful or made money?

    Just curious, How many of you have made films that have been a huge success, or made a considerable amount of money? And how many from that have done it by starting here?
  5. Hello!

    Hey guys, Been lurking - took the plunge and became a member, Mainly an audio guy here. Usually just do this for hobby but sometimes I get paid on rare occasions. Glad to meet everyone!
  6. Give me an update!

    How's everyone been? Who's finished a movie? Why haven't I been mailed a copy of Stockholm Santa yet? Is Wheatgrinder directing Iron Man 3 yet?
  7. Let's analyze John Carter

    43.7 mil in 10 days? Loss of approx 200? Where is Les Grossman when you need him? What went wrong on this one?
  8. Work in movies. Not television.

    One thing I hate about Television is the production value, and don't get me wrong. To work in TV you have to be talented and extremely quick, but I personally like how films allow for slightly longer production schedules and more time to get it artistically correct. I just watched a bit of...
  9. Silent House - Supervising Sound Editor

    Cool look into the making of the soundtrack to "Silent House" Pretty involved and intricate track. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=81oD34y2WkQ#!
  10. Sup peeps?

    I haven't been able to be on much but today I'll have a tiny bit of time to catch up, What's everyone working on now? How is Deathworld? Cracker, what is your next project? Uranium, I haven't gotten an edit yet! How are things on that film you're working on - is there anything else I can do...
  11. Question for those with Super-Takumars

    Hello, I am having trouble with my Super-Takumar 50mm f/1.4 (not the super-multi-coated version, just the "Super-Takumar" version) The lens is of course yellow.. However, When I am taking portraits and photos, I have wonderful color reproduction when the lens is at f/1.4 and one stop down...
  12. Lens Question - Help!

    I just got my Mir-1 in the mail a few days ago. Beautiful lens. Silver chrome and shiny - best condition I've seen that I could find anywhere - $130. I took it for a test drive this morning and when I stop it down to 16, I see two minor spots on the lens - bottom right hand corner and far...
  13. Equipment destruction feel-better thread

    Hey everyone, I just put a tiny scratch on my BRAND NEW T3i's outside shell of the articulating screen by slipping with the tissue and scratching it with my fingernail a little too hard and it wont buff out. I feel like I've murdered my newborn. :( Anyone else got some equipment destruction...
  14. Best T3i settings

    Hey ya'all. I'm loving my T3i. I'm now called a "hybrid" on set because I'm walking around with mics and sound gear as well as a T3i around my neck snapping photos and taking BTS film. The last project I just finished up yielded some awesome BTS footage which was asked for by the team doing the...
  15. See you in a couple

    Hey folks, Next gig is coming up. Thanks for the tips on the T3i and I'll bring back some cool footage to show ya'all. See you in a couple. Until then, I leave you with these words: (turn down your speakers if you mind profanity) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7yfISlGLNU (why didn't...
  16. Humidity issues

    Hey everyone, I'm going to be supervising the sound on a set for about a month which is extremely humid and hot. I'm going to be taking along my new T3i (I get it on Monday!!!). Is there anything I should be cautious about when in very humid areas? Like putting the lens and camera away if I'm...
  17. Ya'll see this?

    http://www.streamstowealth.com/film-school-alternative-filmmakers-are-getting-their-technical-knowledge-on-the-internet-at-indietalk/ Looks like this was posted on May 24th - Recently. Pretty cool, eh? Good publicity for our little home here. I hope I'm considered one of the "professionals"...
  18. Minolta MD to EOS adapter?

    Hey guys, I have a chance to buy a Minolta / Vivitar 28mm f/2.8 for really cheap but I wanted to make sure it would work well on a T3i? Is it going to translate well? Do any of you use Vivitar lenses on a Canon? Thanks ahead for your kind advice... I'm new to this whole picture thing. I'm...
  19. Bye Bye Lakers

    Goodbye Lakers. I will always remember 2002 Western Conference Finals and the paid-off officiating against the Kings which allowed the Lakers to walk into the Finals. Go "drown your sorrows at the pub" again, Kobe. Next year, the Lakers will be a mid-level team and the few years after that...
  20. How feasible is it to use a prime lens for film?

    Ok, Forgive my newb question. I'm an audio guy. I promise I searched for a bit for a previous thread that was similar, but it was to no avail. I'm thinking of picking up a Super Takumar and a Helios for still photography. However, is it simple to make these lenses work for filming on a T3i...
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