February 9th, 2017

*** Please note that this meeting has changed and is now being held on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at Crossroads School Sports Complex, Community Room (2nd Floor) Santa Monica, CA 90404.(Doors open at 7pm.)***

Join us for our February meeting where you will have the opportunity to gather valuable information, create important connections and win great prizes from our generous partners!

Debunking Post Production Myths

Michael Kammes, host of 5 THINGS, is returning to LAPPG to present common misconceptions in Post and what to do when you encounter them.  This entertaining and informative presentation will include myths on Color, Audio, Transcoding, Storage, and more! Michael has a wealth of Michael Kammes_0023_headshot_750information to share with the group so bring your questions, too! We look forward to having him clear up some of the biggest falsehoods and fallacies in our industry.

Michael Kammes is the Director of Technology at Key Code Media. Michael has been involved in the design and build of thousands of production and post production systems and facility integrations.   In his current role, he consults on the latest in technology and best practices in the digital media creation and communications space, guiding the selection of best of breed solutions. As creator and host of the popular “5 THINGS” web series, Michael continually focuses on demystifying the technology in the industry. Michael is currently a member of the MPSE (Motion Picture Sound Editors), an Apple Certified Trainer (Final Cut Pro – ACT FCP), an Avid Certified Support Representative (ACSR), and is constantly becoming certified on the latest and greatest post technology has to offer.


Q & A with Ian Slater

We are excited to welcome Ian Slater, recently returning to the West Coast from a two year-long stint in London and New York as part of the Ian_Slatereditorial team for the much anticipated upcoming feature from Disney, “Beauty and the Beast.” Ian will share some insights on his career working in editorial and will answer questions.


IAN SLATER (Editor) began his editing career in New York working on low budget independent grind house films for Troma Entertainment.  After which he became a member of the editorial teams responsible for major motion pictures such as Starship Troopers, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Dreamgirls, Twilight Breaking Dawn, and most recently, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.



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As always there will be plenty of time to network, enjoy some coffee and participate in our great giveaway! $5.00 kindly requested at the door will include 1 giveaway ticket.[/one_half]



Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences

@ Sports Complex – Community Room (2nd floor)
1634 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
*There is street parking as well as a parking lot behind the Sports Complex at the end of 18th Street.


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