I’ve been waiting a year and a half for The Last Days of American Crime to come out on Netflix. Why? Because it was shot here in South Africa and stars American actor/musician Michael Pitt. And while Michael was in Johannesburg, but not on set, he was likely in The Cooler, recording a song.
Artist Robin Timm has been busy self-producing his new album, Perceptions, and Boogie on Down is the first single. A couple of months ago, Robin approached me to produce a music video for the track and we hit it, guerilla style. Robin found a good place to shoot (needed that club lighting), my buddy Neil […]
Before a Songsmiths audition video is posted, the audio from the video camera is replaced with the audio I recorded using a studio mic. This is done for sound-quality, but also for balance purposes. In other words, when I place that mic, I make sure that the voice/guitar balance is right so that the vocal […]
What is Post Production? I’m going to discuss music video editing, but first a little bit about post production. Video post production is where the final product is crafted through colour correction, editing and the application of visual effects. It ain’t just editing. In the commercial post production world, there are people and facilities that specialize […]