Uptone Pictures Student Field Trip

posted Apr 20, 2017, 11:31 AM by   [ updated Apr 20, 2017, 11:32 AM ]

12343 Wake Union Church Rd.
Wake Forest NC 27587

On Thursday April 13th, Professors Dea Varone & Nick Bagwell accompanied Film students; Noah Holmes, Dylan Powers, Will Roberts, Austin Bitikofer, Bernard Sharpe, and Audio student Cliff Poland to the Uptone Pictures session covering Live Event Video Production & Marketing.

During the event, Jack Eagen, the Senior Editor of Uptone Pictures, discussed his experiences on how to smoothly run live event video production. He also explained how live streaming can be accomplished on location with your video team even when unpredictable things happen.

Mike Davis, the President of Uptone Pictures, discussed the media “PLAN” and the importance of production teams ability to always setup and test equipment on location in prior to shooting to allow extra time for modifications that may be necessary.

Kara Williamson, Producer/Production Designer of Uptone Pictures, explained the advanced level of organization required to reach a large scale audience in an anticipated emergency situation in cooperation with local officials.

In conclusion, this was a beneficial experience for the Living Arts College students as they learn about professional video techniques that are essential to their careers in Digital Filmmaking and Production.