MAY 2011


LAPPG Co-Founder Woody Woodhall’s informative webinar, Audio Post Workflows for Video Editors is available now On-Demand. Visit and see a peek of the great information that he shared – OMFs, Deliverables, Stems, etc.

This on-demand webinar includes a downloadable HD version of this webinar, an audio podcast interview with Woody answering questions not answered during the webinar, the presenter’s slides and an extra bonus video detailing the various meters and measurements required for audio post delivery that were not shown during the webinar!


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If you are interested in the entertainment industry but aren’t sure where to start, or you’ve worked in Hollywood and now you want to take your career to the next level, join Video Symphony on Saturday, May 14th to learn about careers in Film & TV Editing, New Media, Audio Engineering, 3D Animation, and Motion Graphics.

The day is dedicated to helping you discover career opportunities in the entertainment industry. Our award-winning instructors will present on the different aspects of digital filmmaking and our career planners and job placement agents will be available to discuss your career goals.


Date: Saturday, May 14, 2011

Start Times: 10:00am & 1:00pm

Address: 266 E. Magnolia, Burbank, CA 91502 (free parking in adjacent structure)


Space is limited, so call (818) 557-7200 or click to RSVP!


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Gas prices got you down? Win the Creative Handbook raffle and add a Bumble Bee Scooter to your fleet – and not only “go green”, but run errands or cruise around the Lot without worrying about filling up that tank. Just go to and click on “The Big Buzz Giveaway” where you’ll find information on how to register to join in this FREE giveaway raffle. Anyone over 18 years old, not employed by the Creative Handbook, can participate – and it’s a simple as filling out a short form online. Just picture yourself atop one of the jazziest electric wonders – and just in time for Independence Day celebrations, as the winner will be chosen July 1, 2011.

The Entertainment Industry is keenly aware that protecting our environment has to be a priority for all of us. Companies having “green” policies are highlighted in the online version of the Creative Handbook by having a “go green” icon in their listings. When you roll your cursor over the icon, you’ll see what each company’s doing to be environmentally friendly. So, join the summertime fun FREE raffle at and check out California’s premier entertainment source book for all your production needs, too.


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Showbiz Software Store & Cafe will be hosting the next monthly screening of HollyShorts on Friday, May 13th. Get ready for an eclectic mix of short films, Q&A’s with the filmmakers, free drinks and raffle.


Location: Showbiz Store & Cafe LA

500 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Ground Floor

Los Angeles, CA 90049

Price: $10.00

Doors open 7pm Screening Starts 8pm


To register for this event please visit


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Come out to the world famous Improv Comedy Club in Hollywood and enjoy a night of laughs, drinks and mingling in support of the American Red Cross. In an effort to support the people of Japan who have been hit hard by the recent earthquake and tsunami and are still struggling with a nuclear disaster, Motion Media, along with our sponsors, is bringing you this free night of entertainment and networking.

Join other entertainment industry professionals in bidding on your favorite software, hardware or other items that we have up for auction. The auction will be both silent and live so you have multiple ways to get your items at a ridiculously low price and feel good while doing it.

Proceeds from auctioned items will be donated to the American Red Cross to help those affected by the earthquake in Japan and tsunami throughout the Pacific.

Over $52,000 worth of products to bid on! Check back often for additional items to bid on.

The Details

When: Thursday, June 9, 2011, 6:30pm-11pm

Where: Improv Comedy Club

8162 Melrose Ave. Hollywood, CA 90046

Why: To help out a great cause, mingle with industry folks and have a good time while doing it.




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