Our Neighborhood

Journey to the Bay

It’s been a good, long while since I last wrote, but it’s not without good reason. I want to tell you a little about the big changes happening over the last several months in my family’s life. I’m not sure how many of you know, but before my most recent job as the Director of…
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Wacom: The Hidden Manual

Being relatively active in the #postchat community on Twitter, I had heard a lot of people talk about using Wacom tablets for post-production. I had seen the VFX and Flame artists at my internship with Zoic Studios use them a ton, but I didn’t realize how prevalent they were outside of the VFX industry. You’d…
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My Family is Growing

Well, things have been pretty quiet on here lately, and just like last time things got quiet, it’s because my family has grown! My wife and I just had our second child, Jace Gaelan Williams, on Thursday afternoon, February 13th.         We’re all home now, and adjusting to life with two kids :) Things…
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Positive Thoughts: Shot 2 Breakdown

Well, it didn’t make it to the semi-finals, but it did get a ton of views, so thanks! We’re going to keep trucking along with the shot breakdown series anyway, because there’s some fun stuff in there. Here’s the breakdown for shot 2: The Breakdown: Raw: The raw footage comes from a Red EPIC, shot at…
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PostDontStop Wallpapers

#PostDontStop Desktop Backgrounds

In honor of #PostDontStop Day, I was struck by design inspiration (very rare for me) and created a whole batch of minimalist desktop backgrounds for my fellow post-production specialists. There are several variations of each one, including bold and light text, and textless versions if you’d prefer. The background is a nice dark gray for…
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