The Digital Convergence Podcast: The Digital Filmmaker's Talk Show
The Digital Convergence Podcast - The Digital Filmmaker's Talk Show. Carl Olson interviews digital filmmakers, producers, editors, and post-production experts. He talks about how new cameras, gear, and software are changing the way visual artists, photographers, filmmakers and content producers work. The DCP features DSLR video, photography, time-lapse, video editing, sound design, motion graphics, audio, digital media production, post-production, and business.

Dave Dugdale and Carl Olson talk about the Lumix GH4, Sony A7s, The Samsung NX1, Panasonic LX100 - all with 4K video capability, and they lament Canon's failure to innovate with their newly announced EOS 7D Mark II which does not do 4K video.

Direct download: DCP131.mp3
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Shane Hurlbut returns to the Digital Convergence Podcast and talks about his new Illumination Experience Cinematography Workshop.

Direct download: DCP130.mp3
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Josh Izenberg of Big Young Films, talks about his award winning documentary SLOMO. The film is about Dr. John Kitchin, who, depressed and frustrated with his life, abandons his career as a neurologist and moves to Pacific Beach. There, he undergoes a radical transformation into SLOMO, trading his lab coat for a pair of rollerblades.

Direct download: DCP-129.mp3
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Chris Fenwick chats with Carl Olson about attending NAB 2014.

Direct download: DCP-128.mp3
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Carl Olson and Chris Fenwick talk about the editing process and how the story reveals itself. Also discussed - money, deadlines, and managing customer expectations.

Direct download: DCP-127-1-15-2014.mp3
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In this episode Chris Fenwick - the host of the digitaCINEMAcafe and the FCPX Grill podcasts - returns to the DCP. We talk about YouTube, restoring vinyl audio with Adobe Audition, are synthesizers destroying film and TV soundtracks, and we geek out on Mean Time Between Failure stats on hard drives.

Direct download: DCP-126-12-31-2013.mp3
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Gabe Cheiftetz returns to the Digital Convergence Podcast to talk about a new venture that the CrumplePop gang have been working on - the creation of the premium slider Trost - perhaps one of the strong, smoothest, and most versatile camera motion sliders on the market today.

Direct download: DCP-125-12-30-2013.mp3
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This episode features Brian Mulligan - senior editor of WTHR-TV located in Indianapolis, Indiana. Brian is known as the go-to expert of Autodesk's Smoke. We talk about getting into broadcasting, education, his workflow for editing under tight deadlines, and why Smoke is the right post-production platform for his broadcast work.

Direct download: DCP-124-11-27-2013.mp3
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In this episode: 

  • Avoiding the cliche in your creative work
  • Chris Fenwick has something new cooking on The Grill
  • How do you balance an audio/video business and family life?
  • Alan Bell - feature film editor of the Hunger Games - Catching Fire
Direct download: DCP-123-11-20-2013.mp3
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In this episode: How to create your own podcast. Is it possible to learn any new skill in 20 hours or less? What does it mean to be a naked filmmaker? (Interview with Mike Carroll) 

Direct download: DCP-122-11-13-2013.mp3
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