Tertiary Catalogue

Video and Media Production

Contains 80 Videos

Episode 5: Deconstructing Colour I

Episode 5: Deconstructing Colour I

Directing Colour

With production wrapped on the commercial, Ollie brings us into the grading suite to discuss how contrast can be introduced in post-production to add depth. Ollie also shows us examples from ‘The Crown’ to reinforce this.
Episode 7: Deconstructing Colour III

Episode 7: Deconstructing Colour III

Directing Colour

In the final episode of the series Ollie delves into the most exciting part of colour grading - conveying mood and eliciting emotion with colour. He shows us how this is used so effectively in ‘Whiplash’, where colour becomes a signifier to...Show More
Episode 4: Colour Management

Episode 4: Colour Management

Directing Colour

With everything now set to record, Ollie focuses on how simple colour and contrast management in production can maximise the quality of your digital negative. From using probes to ensure camera monitors are calibrated, to using charts to ensure...Show More
Episode 6: Deconstructing Colour II

Episode 6: Deconstructing Colour II

Directing Colour

As we continue looking at post-production, Ollie shows how hue and saturation can be used to direct the viewer's eye in the frame. Using examples from ‘Blade Runner 2049’, Ollie demonstrates how this technique can be used most effectively in...Show More
Episode 3: Calibrating Colour

Episode 3: Calibrating Colour

Directing Colour

In this video, Ollie takes us through the process of building custom LUTs on set for monitoring. He shows how simple steps before rolling the camera can ensure everyone on set is connected with the image and able to see how the film’s look is...Show More
Episode 1: Creating a Palette

Episode 1: Creating a Palette

Directing Colour

In the first episode of the series, Ollie introduces us to the concept of “Directing Colour” as he begins to produce a commercial for a boutique catering company. He takes us through the process of how he developed a colour palette for their...Show More
Episode 2: Perceiving Colour

Episode 2: Perceiving Colour

Directing Colour

Here, Ollie gives us a quick primer on how the human visual system affects our perception of colour and why that means certain colours recede and others advance in our perception.

Edit: Chapter 6 - SFX Editing Basics

Cinema Sound

In this final chapter on editing Mark shows us how to use simple editing tools to radically change the nature of sound effects
Edit: Chapter 5 - Export

Edit: Chapter 5 - Export

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark takes us through One-More-Pass of Editing and covers everything from special Room Tone Tricks to fix horrific surf-laden DX to stereo DX editing, cutting final voice overs and what to do if your DX goes out of sync in the...Show More
Edit: Chapter 4 - Final Edit

Edit: Chapter 4 - Final Edit

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark takes us through three extensive edit jobs for the Macbeth, Donuts and brutally noisy Beach scenes.
How Microphones Are Made

How Microphones Are Made

Cinema Sound

In this episode we get a tour through the RØDE Microphones factory in Sydney, Australia to see how modern microphones are designed and manufactured.
Edit: Chapter 3 - Advanced Editing III

Edit: Chapter 3 - Advanced Editing III

Cinema Sound

This episode is strongly weighted toward cutting ADR and all the functions which are required to get that handled including a surprise from Adobe.
Recording: Chapter 6 -  Recorders, Roll Sound, Now What?

Recording: Chapter 6 - Recorders, Roll Sound, Now What?

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark takes through the process of recording, how to best use your recorders to their fullest potential, and make sure you're doing the right things at the right times while on set.
Edit: Chapter 2 - Advanced Editing II

Edit: Chapter 2 - Advanced Editing II

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark covers knowledge about editing which isn't widely known including the right kinds of crossfades to use, normalising dialogue, looping room tone secrets, synchronisation mysteries and an overview of the DAW.
Edit: Chapter 1 - Advanced Editing I

Edit: Chapter 1 - Advanced Editing I

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark fires the opening salvo of information regarding the mysteries of audio editing, and he gives us the basic tools which don't translate from NLEs - and which are mandatory to get audio organized and ready for the Fix and Mix.
Recording: Chapter 7 - Solving Issues on Set: An Anthology

Recording: Chapter 7 - Solving Issues on Set: An Anthology

Cinema Sound

In this episode we watch Mark debunk most of the issues we find on set from simple gear issues to how to prevent anything bad from happening.
Recording: Chapter 1 - Process, Perfection, and Purpose

Recording: Chapter 1 - Process, Perfection, and Purpose

Cinema Sound

In this first episode on recording, Mark introduces us to the theory of good recording, and he begins revealing some Hollywood secrets about getting audio recorded well.
Recording: Chapter 5 - Sonic Booms and Advanced Microphone Ticks

Recording: Chapter 5 - Sonic Booms and Advanced Microphone Ticks

Cinema Sound

In this episode, Mark shows us about Boom Pole protocols, how to get voice overs, handling phase issues, the folly of on-camera mics, and how to deal with reflective rooms.
Recording: Chapter 2 - Rules of Recording

Recording: Chapter 2 - Rules of Recording

Cinema Sound

In this episode, Mark goes over requirements of getting a good recording: gear settings, location scouts, safety, and how the brain processes sound in general.
Recording: Chapter 3 - Microphones and Other Weapons

Recording: Chapter 3 - Microphones and Other Weapons

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark goes over the major kinds of microphones used on set and how to protect them from wind including demonstrating what several sound like.
Recording: Chapter 9 - Shoot the Scenes

Recording: Chapter 9 - Shoot the Scenes

Cinema Sound

This episode is a Behind The Scenes look at how all the example videos for Cinema Sound were shot and recorded.
Recording: Chapter 4 - Lavaliers and Other Munitions

Recording: Chapter 4 - Lavaliers and Other Munitions

Cinema Sound

In this episode Mark goes over wireless transmission, the concerns around the FCC, wedding recording, lavaliers, keeping mics from being destroyed and understanding how it all works together.
Recording: Chapter 8 - The Review

Recording: Chapter 8 - The Review

Cinema Sound

In this episode, we go over the basics of what Mark has been teaching regarding recording in a 10 minute, fast paced review.
Episode 8: Post Production

Episode 8: Post Production

Philip Bloom's Cinematic Masterclass

In the final episode of the series Philip takes us through his all-important post production workflow. Media management, editing, audio, colour correction and grading is all covered as he shows us how to get the best possible results from the...Show More
Episode 2: Visual Storytelling

Episode 2: Visual Storytelling

Philip Bloom's Cinematic Masterclass

In this programme Philip deconstructs composition, showing you exactly how lens selection establishes the framing of your shot. He then moves on to camera motion, showing the various tools available to make your shots more dynamic, before...Show More