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Transcoding R3D Footage to Quicktime Pro Res

Sometimes computer systems are not fast enough to deal with full 4K, R3D footage from RED cameras. It is for this reason that RED has made it easy for us to transcode footage to something more reasonable. Watch the video and follow my steps below to get your footage from R3D's to Pro Res. Before we begin, please see my previous post on installing Pro Res Codecs to your Mac. Also, download yourself a copy of Continue Reading

Installing Pro Res Codecs To Your Mac

Donald Revolinski, your friendly neighborhood Development Director here. There has been some question of how to export a Pro Res Quicktime video from programs like Adobe Premiere and RED Cine-X. Below I explain how to do it, step by step. There are two files you need to download to begin. Apple has released their Pro Res codecs, along with MXF support for free on their website. To unpack the codecs from the download there, you should...

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Support Our (film) Troops!

We've collected all of the films’ information and put it here in one place, for you to get in on the action and check out the projects. The crowdfunding pages indicated below are a great way to learn about each project, the filmmakers and their live updates. (more…)...

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Agnes Baginska: Making Films in Australia, Poland, and Iowa

David Lynch MA in Film student Agnes Baginska grew up in Poland and was introduced to the theatre at an early age by her grandmother. She participated in monologue competitions and directed her first play in high school. (more…)...

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Fairfield’s Richard Beymer

Richard Beymer It looks like Fairfield resident Richard Beymer will appear in the forthcoming new season of Twin Peaks. Richard played Ben Horne, the richest man in Twin Peaks....

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Story, Photos and Video of Us in the Des Moines Register

Des Moines Register article The Des Moines Register wrote about the David Lynch MA in Film: "David Lynch and the 'Twin Peaks' of Iowa". Read it at The Des Moines Register...

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Short Film Competition Finalists

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Congratulations to the winner of the David Lynch MA in Film short film competition, Agnes Baginska! She received the prize of a full scholarship to the David Lynch MA in Film after her film, Milkmaid, was selected by David Lynch as our first place winner. We are so happy to have her with us this year!

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Syncing a RED Camera and the Sound Devices 744t in Adobe Premiere CC

Screen Shot 2014-08-19 at 11.09.56 PMMany questions have come my way regarding this problem that people can have in Premiere with syncing R3D footage. Here is a step by step process to synchronize and organize your clips so you can get on with your e...

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There’s still time to apply!

David Lynch MA in Film students with Bill Borden, producer of Mission Impossible 3, High School Musical, An Office and a Gentleman, and many others

Good news--there's still time to apply to the 2014-2015 David Lynch MA in Film. Our application deadline has changed to August 15. Classes start September 1. Join us! We've got some great plans for the coming year. (more…)...

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Jim Carrey’s Visit Here (Part 1)

Jim Carrey with MUM President Bevan Morris.

Jim Carrey delivered the commencement address here on May 24. He stood before a packed house of listeners with astronomical expectations, and seemed to effortlessly exceed every one. The Cedar Rapids Gazette called it "the best commencement address ever." A blend of philosophical and hilarious, his speech was a seamless ebb and flow of classic antics and poignant words of advice t...

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