ARCommunity #FF: Future Filmmakers at the All American High School Film Festival

If you missed this year’s All American High School Film Festival you, like me, missed something special. These young filmmakers are truly inspiring. At their age I had a hard time choosing what I wanted for lunch each day let alone have the discipline and know-how to complete a short film. I’m sure you’ll agree […]

Capturing New York’s Nightlife

There’s a growing profession in New York City’s night scene. That is, one of the nightclub/event photographer. (Yes, it’s an actual job that pays. And well, I might add.) If you’re looking to get a start in this side of the photography industry, there are a few sites out there that have some helpful tips […]

Martin Scorsese Inspires Every Filmmaker With Tisch Commencement Speech

I had the pleasure of watching Martin Scorsese’s commencement speech for the graduates of the Tisch School for the Arts. I believe he speaks to every filmmaker through his inspiring words of encouragement. Here are the highlights of that speech transcribed, in hopes they inspire the filmmaker and artist in you: Any of you, whether you’re […]

12 Bloggers You Should Follow On Instagram During Fashion Week

Fashion Week is more than just an event in New York City, there’s an entire culture and community behind it. That community is growing with each passing season on social media, especially on Instagram. Below is a list of bloggers you should definitely follow if you want to keep up to date with all things #NYFW. […]

Highlights & Top Film Picks From TIFF 2014

TIFF is well under way with lots of celebrity press coverage, insightful panel discussions and, of course,  amazing talent. One of the top highlights I’ve seen in these initial few days is this first installment of their “Talent to Watch” series with Mattieu Denis (Corbo), Andrea Dorffman (Heartbeat), Jeffrey St. Jules (Bang Bang Baby), Jacob Tierney (Preggoland): New Directions For […]

ARCoverage: Digital Cinema Society Talks Indie Film Financing and Distribution

On August 6th we had the pleasure of hosting a Digital Cinema Society panel on the subject of Indie Film Financing and Distribution with speakers such as: Alex Daly who’s company, Vann Alexandra, has successfully fundraised for 14 projects. Roderic David, CEO of Thunder Studios in California as well as a new initiative called Thunder […]

Are You Ready For Fashion Week?

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC has started and we’re excited to see all the fashion photography that comes along with it. If you are just starting out as a Fashion Photographer, Fashion Week in NYC is an opportunity you don’t want to miss out on. The streets are filled with the fashion élite coming and […]

Upcoming Event: Adorama Pro and Sony present Capturing 4K on the Shoulder with Sony’s NEX-FS700R and Odyssey 7Q Recorder

Adorama Pro and Sony Present: Capturing 4K on the Shoulder with Sony’s NEX-FS700R and Odyssey 7Q Recorder Veteran cinematographer David Leitner will discuss his recent experiences shooting documentaries with Sony’s NEX-FS700R using an ergonomical rig he built to enable ENG-style hand-holding. He will compare use of Sony’s AXS-R5 RAW Recorder to capture 2K/4K 12-bit RAW […]

2014 Emmy Wrap Up

As always, excitement surrounding this year’s Emmy Awards was exuberant both online and off. There were very deserving wins as well as a few surprising disappointments. You can see the full list of winners HERE. Among them a few of the winners were: for OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES Breaking Bad • AMC for OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES Modern […]

Upcoming Event: DCS Indie Film Finance & Distribution Panel with the Digital Cinema Society

Join the Digital Cinema Society , Adorama Pro & ARC Rentals on Wednesday, August 6th for a discussion on Indie Film Finance and Distribution. Doors open at 6:30pm, Presentation from 7-9pm.  Refreshments will be served. Space is limited, please RSVP. The business of Show Biz is often a mystery to the Indie Filmmaker.  We aim […]