How DIY Gear Is Helping Camera Crews Get the Job Done and Changing the Industry — Variety

Cinematographers and their camera crews often tweak equipment to fit their needs. Sometimes it results in Garrett Brown inventing, designing and building the Oscar-winning Steadicam, or Nic Sadler developing the Artemis Director’s Viewfinder, which earned him an Engineering Emmy. But DPs and camera assistants regularly create tools and accessories to help them and their colleagues become…

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Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple

Another idea struck me this morning and decided why not double dip? This is what happens when a person wakes before 04:00 with her mind on spin cycle. A hearty thank you to my mother who sat me down with my brother’s Gregg textbook and insisted I learn to type. I argued, “What does an artist need with typing?” 

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Q is for quill which is what Charles Dickens used to write his stories.

W is for the white-out I would need were I using a manual machine.   

E is for happy endings.

R is for ruminations, renderings and rebuttals. It’s also the first letter in my name.

T is for typewriter. Imagine writing a novel in longhand. Hats off to Christopher Latham Sholes.

Y is for yesteryear when life was simpler. Was it really?”

Rochelle studied her…

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GameStop says it will close at least 320 stores in 2020 — My Nintendo News

Troubled US video game retailer GameStop says it has plans to close at least 320 GameStop stores on a global basis this year. It is all part of the company’s “de-densification plan.” The news was announced by GameStop’s executive vice president and chief financial officer Jim Bell during the company’s recent earnings call. Here’s what […]

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House Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus Bill as Lawmakers Promise Additional Aid — Variety

The House of Representatives passed the $2 trillion stimulus package on Friday, even as lawmakers said another rescue package would be needed. The bill passed on a voice vote, and now heads to President Trump for his signature. Most Americans will receive a one-time payment of $1200, plus $500 per child. The bill also provides…

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Shantae and the Seven Sirens due for release on 28th May on Nintendo Switch — My Nintendo News

WayForward has exciting news today for fans of the Shantae series as Shantae and the Seven Sirens is currently planned for release on 28th May on the Nintendo Switch. The colourful 2D platformer is currently available on Apple Arcade and will be making its way to consoles at the end of May. Take a look […]

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Your Daily Word Prompt – #Parley – #YDWordPrompt March 27, 2020

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PARLEY

noun, plural par·leys.

  • a discussion or conference.
  • an informal conference between enemies under a truce, especially to discuss terms, conditions of surrender, etc.

verb (used without object), par·leyed, par·ley·ing.

  • to hold an informal conference with an enemy under a truce, as between active hostilities.
  • to speak, talk, or confer.

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