Head On. Special project commissioned by Steven Spielberg

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=8283654&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 “Head On” – Spielberg Commissioned Special Project from Michael Koerbel on Vimeo. Brilliant little short film where “a boy uses his imagination to connect with a girl on a NYC subway”. This is a special project commissioned by Steven Spielberg. Shot on RED. Animations and compositing was completed in Adobe After Effects. The entire… Continue reading Head On. Special project commissioned by Steven Spielberg

Inglourious Basterds. Quentin Tarantino’s Camera Angel

http://www.youtube-nocookie.com/v/195DIZY-C3Y&hl=en_US&fs=1&rel=0 via youtube.com Watch it once before reading this next bit. Then watch it again. You will notice the initials on Camera Angel’s clapboard correspond to what she says before the scene. This is from the DVD extras. The Camera Angel and the DoP have worked with Tarantino for years and the actors love her.… Continue reading Inglourious Basterds. Quentin Tarantino’s Camera Angel

ILM meet the Canon 5D. “36 Stairs” trailer

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=7177975&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 36stairs trailer from grzegorz jonkajtys on Vimeo. Two guys from ILM, a Canon 5D camera and some beautiful FX work. Behind the scenes photos and more at http://www.36stairsfilm.com. “36 stairs” trailer Starring Rodrigo Lopresti. Directed by Grzegorz Jonkajtys. Written by Grzegorz Jonkajtys and Philip Koch. Produced by Philip Koch More links: http://www.facebook.com/pages/36-Stairs/159997447661 http://blog.planet5d.com/2009/11/lucasfilm-filmakers-use-canon-eos-5d-mark-ii-for-sci-fi-36-stairs/

The Secret Life of Magnetic Fields

The invisible ebb and flow of magnetics fields. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1166968&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 Magnetic Movie from Semiconductor on Vimeo. Are we observing a series of scientific experiments, the universe in flux, or a documentary of a fictional world? The secret lives of invisible magnetic fields are revealed as chaotic ever-changing geometries. Read lots more about it here: http://www.semiconductorfilms.com/root/Magnetic_Movie/Magnetic.htm An… Continue reading The Secret Life of Magnetic Fields

PostSecret

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=7920691&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=59a5d1&fullscreen=1 PostSecret: Confessions on Life, Death and God from Frank Warren on Vimeo. I used to spend a lot of time looking at PostSecret – it’s hard not to love it if you’re into people. Like a few sites where people reveal things about themselves they’ve just released a book and a short film to… Continue reading PostSecret

Nocturne. Low-light

This short film was shot in LA with available light on the new Canon 1D MK4 HDD-SLR camera. http://cdn.smugmug.com/ria/ShizVidz-2009090604.swf Not a single external light source was used / added. They used Canon and Carl Zeiss lenses and it was graded using Magic Bullet. Amazing. You can read more about it here. Updates, notes and answers… Continue reading Nocturne. Low-light