Sight, Sound & Story: Post Production Summit heads to NYC June 13th

Join our friends at Manhattan Edit Workshop for their upcoming June 13th event, Sight, Sound & Story: Post Production Summit in NYC. Panels include the art and processes of editing documentary films and peak television, and a closing panel highlighting the career of feature film editor Mary Jo Markey, ACE with author and film historian Bobbie O’Steen. The summit culminates in a gala reception and networking session for guests, panelists, and vendors. 

Anatomy of a Scene: Deconstructing Documentary Films 
Moderator: Moderator: Jeremy Workman (Magical Universe, The World Before Your Feet)
Speakers: Carla Gutierrez, ACE (RBG, La Corona, Chavela) & Jean Tsien, ACE (Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, Dixie Chicks: Shut Up & Sing) 

TV is the New Black: Television’s Cinematic Revolution
Moderator: Gordon Burkell (
Speakers:  Kate Sanford, ACE (The Marvelous Ms. Maisel, The Deuce, The Wire) & Leo Trombetta, ACE (13 Reasons Why, True Detective, Mad Men)
“Inside the Cutting Room with Bobbie O’Steen”: A Conversation with Mary Jo Markey, ACE
Moderator: Bobbie O’Steen “Cut to the Chase,” “The Invisible Cut”
Speaker: Mary Jo Markey, ACE (Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Star Trek, Mission Impossible III, Charlie’s Angels)

The Speaker series will conclude with a networking/tech party including hors-d’oeuvres and beverages sponsored by American Cinema Editors.  Sponsors this year so far include Zeiss, Boris, Editstock, American Cinema Editors, and Shutterstock.

Use code: LAPPG and click here for $20 off.

Don’t miss the Ultimate VR/AR/360 Production training event in Los Angeles this summer!

Mark your calendars and join us on June 18-20 for a 3-day event featuring hands-on training for production and post-production professionals on how to create compelling 360/VR/AR content.

Immersive media is becoming increasingly important in a growing number of fields, from entertainment to engineering, education, and beyond. As immersive media continues to grow in use and importance, so does the need for qualified professionals who can help organizations integrate VR into their workflow. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn how to create your own VR content from FMC’s team of certified instructors and industry gurus.

The training sessions, expo, and networking will take place at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City. Visit the event website for more details and book your pass:

All LAPPG members can save $50 off on any of the 1, 2, or 3-day training passes by using exclusive member code: VRLA. 

See you on June 18th!

4th Annual Sight, Sound & Story: The Art of Cinematography Symposium Returns to NYC

An Evening Featuring In-Depth Conversations with Master Filmmakers Set for December 5th
 Manhattan Edit Workshop, the east coast leader in education for content creators, announces the return of “Sight, Sound & Story: The Art of Cinematography” on December 5th at the NYIT Auditorium Theater on Broadway.  This year’s event showcases some of the industry’s leading cinematographers behind worldwide hit TV shows including “Game of Thrones,” “Ray Donovan,” and “Westworld”; pioneers of cinematic production on classics such as “Star Wars – Episode IV: A New Hope,” “Tron,” and “2001: A Space Odyssey”; and cinematographers that shot award-winning documentaries “Strong Island,” “Finding 52,” “Inventing Tomorrow,” and “The Final Year.”  Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to speak directly with top gear companies including our Platinum Sponsor ZEISS; with Adorama, Vimeo, Shutterstock, and Padcaster at our Networking Party & Tech Lounge, sponsored by ZEISS.   There will also be exclusive raffle prizes for attendees. Executive Producer Jason Banke comments, “Each year we strive to bring the most talented and innovative artists to the New York community of filmmakers and DP’s.  We are incredibly excited to host these conversations with such an amazing group of cinematographers.”  Banke adds, “We wouldn’t be able to throw this year-end educational event without the support of our generous partners.”
This year’s line-up features cinematographers Robert McLachlan, ASC, CSC (“Game of Thrones,” Westworld,” “Ray Donovan,” “The Affair”), Bruce Logan, ASC (“Star Wars – Episode IV: A New Hope,” “Tron,” “2001: A Space Odyssey”), Alan Jacobsen (“Strong Island,” “Finding 52”), Moderator David Leitner (Director & Cinematographer),  and Moderator Hugo Perez (Director/Producer.  We have just added Panelist Martina Radwan (The Final Year, Inventing Tomorrow) and Moderator Snehal Patel (Producer & Director, ZEISS – Sales Manager) to this already amazing lineup!
“Sight, Sound & Story: The Art of Cinematography” opens its doors on December 5th at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway.  Limited seating left. Cost of ticket includes all panels and networking party with an open bar, hors-d’oeuvres & sponsored giveaways.   

Take advantage of our LAPPG discount for $10 off a ticket. Please click here and use code LAPPG18.


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