Editors, Color Grader, and Motion Guru, just for YOU!

Our Doors open at 6:30 for Refreshments and Social Networking


Presentations will start a few minutes before 7 and end just before 10 pm. 


Validated Parking is free at 650 King Garage, and Plenty of onstreet Parking.


Numerous bus lines, MUNI/Bart and Caltrain connections nearby.


Many thanks to Adobe Systems our Location Host


Advanced Systems Group  for providing meat, cheese, salads and



New Media Expo Aug 15-16 in Las Vegas for providing Goat Hill Pizza



Also thanks to our Monthly Sponsors: Createmore, Adobe Systems, Kinemac, DVD Copycat, Flip4Mac, and Royalty Free Music


Logos and links on our website: www.sfcutters.org 


 JUNE 26 Speakers and Raffle - ( not necessarily the final agenda order)


Kevan O9Brien,  of Adobe Systems


Editor of the 2008 Oscar winning short film "Peter and the Wolf" edited in Premiere Pro

Kevan O9Brien will illustrate elements of the production process for the

Academy Award winning "Peter and the Wolf" highlighting how Adobe Production

Studio CS2 was used at the core of the workflow. Kevan will also illustrate

how Production Premium CS3 is now being used for producing the Blu-Ray disk

for public presentation and distribution. 


to learn more about the workflow on this film - tune into this free "on demand seminar"






Mark Spencer: Motion Guru: Killer Motion Wazzle Dazzle


Freelance Editor/Producer. Motion : Ripple Training, Vasst and Day Street Productions


DVDS: http://www.applemotion.net/page0/page0.html


Apple-certified instructor

Books and DVD Tutorials on Motion




Gary Coates:  Motion Picture color grader  specializing in Final Cut Pro


Services: http://www.garycoates.net/services.html


 Credits include films Pixar9s "The Incredibles"  and "Valley of the Heart9s Delight" 

and the DVD releases for "Bug9s Life" and " Toy Story One and Two" 2000 edition and more.





Jay Boekelheide: Editor, Sound/Sound Designer, Musical Direction/Supervision, Sound Editor




Editor of "Valley of the Heart9s Delight"

1984 Oscar for Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing for "The Right Stuff" 




Product demo from Focal Enhancements of the NEW Firestore - 5 Direct to Edit Recorder-


AND ONE In the raffle - this tapeless device will only be raffled once this year - this is the meeting  

  those interested in this will fill out cards at the meeting



Raffle Highlights: 


Click on these links - many of the plugins feature free fully functional demos - this a click of a very good deal 


Focal Enhancements: FS5:NEW  Just announced at NAB. New Direct To Edit(R) Recorder that does wireless metadata tagging while you record.

 This device eliminates tape. First time Focal Enhancements visits SF Cutters, this will be the only FS-5 this year. Winner will receive the product when it is released later this summer.



This will be its own product drawing - those interested in this will fill out cards at the meeting.


Flip4Mac Episode Pro ( Last month ) 

Episode Pro  includes presets for various HD formats, including H.264, MPEG-2 and WMV. Episode Pro  encodes VC-1, the official standardized SMPTE version of Microsoft’s WMV 9 HD codec used in HD DVD and Blu-ray discs. 

Episode Pro includes all the features and functionality of Episode and adds support for advanced professional formats:

 MXF, GXF, H.264, High Profile DVCPRO HD (with Final Cut Pro), surround sound 5.7, 7.1 and unlimited batch processing. 



Noise Industries SUGARfx Worldcup, makers of plugins for Motion and Final Cut Pro


requires Leopard 10.5

 download free demo copies and see how easy this software is to use and customize



Red Giant Trapcode Suite 2008


 Updated again! Trapcode Suite will add advanced light effects to your titles, and transitions. 

Time to brighten up your reel or create one?

Trapcode will help you create images and transitions with a lightening edge.


Debabelizer,  winner chooses Mac or PC

Edit - Optimize - Convert

Debabelizer can record complex steps in your workflow in a droplet. 

Drag and drop your files to the droplet that you customize to your project needs and save hours of tedious work. 



Class on Demand Training



Zoom In Online DMTS Adobe Training



NEW RAFFLE Sponsor:  


Digieffects: Simulate: Illuma


 Digieffects is just pure fun.


Simulate: Illuma


Halo: Lightracer: Radiance: PhotogustLuminus: 




 Lite Panel Mini






Final Cut Pro Template: Drop Zone Vol #1




Post-Holes ( last month) Royalty Free Stock footage with alpha channel 





and more.... 

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