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VP Land offers a glimpse into the future of media creation. Our podcast features interviews and conversations with filmmakers and innovators at the cutting edge of filmmaking and broadcast technology. From virtual production to generative AI and beyond, learn behind-the-scenes insights and stay ahead of the latest news and trends in content creation.Get the free VP Land newsletter in your inbox: https://ntm.link/l45xWQ

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VP Land offers a glimpse into the future of media creation. Our podcast features interviews and conversations with filmmakers and innovators at the cutting edge of filmmaking and broadcast technology. From virtual production to generative AI and beyond, learn behind-the-scenes insights and stay ahead of the latest news and trends in content creation.Get the free VP Land newsletter in your inbox: https://ntm.link/l45xWQ

    How AMD is Blending Tech & Art - James Knight

    How AMD is Blending Tech & Art - James Knight

    James Knight, AMD's Global Director of Media and Entertainment, shares some behind-the-scenes insight into his vast history of working on some of the biggest films in Hollywood, from the original Avatar to Gareth Edwards' The Creator to Pixar's Elemental.

    We also dive into:

    ‣ How AMD works with filmmakers and studios to push filmmaking technology forward
    ‣ Why virtual production is not just about GPUs
    ‣ Where AI tools fit into creative workflows

    And a whole lot more!


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    📺 MORE VP LAND EPISODES

    Inside Coffeezilla's '$10,000,000' Virtual Production Studio
    https://youtu.be/FjAkmqJCbJY

    Fully Remote: Exploring PostHero's Blackmagic Cloud Editing Workflow
    https://youtu.be/L0S9sewH61E

    Imaginario: Using AI to speed up video search and editing
    https://youtu.be/4WOb5Y1Qcp0

    Connect with James and AMD:

    AMD - https://www.amd.com
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@amd
    Twitter/X - https://twitter.com/AMD
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/amd
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AMD
    TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@amd
    James @ LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/james-knight-9a576
    James @ IMDB - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2595922

    James Knight is the Global Director of Media and Entertainment at AMD (Advanced Micro Devices). He leads a team that supervises alliances with Visual Effects, virtual production, video streaming, and post-production computing applications. Knight and his group also work directly with the world's most prominent studios, media brands, and sports and entertainment platforms. Knight's work spans over two decades in production, post-production, visual effects, and virtual production. He is a member of the Visual Effects Society (VES), a the British Academy of Los Angeles (BAFTA) where he served on the board from 2010-2016, and the Oscars/Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).

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    📝 SHOW NOTES & SOURCES

    Check out vp-land.com for all the show notes for this episode.

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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Intro
    01:30 James Knight's Journey in Filmmaking
    03:45 The Impact of Avatar on Virtual Production
    07:40 The Virtual Production Umbrella
    12:25 Flipping Post-Production and Previs
    17:19 Evolution of Virtual Production
    21:52 Technical Aspects of Virtual Production
    25:00 CPU and GPU Working in Tandem
    31:24 AMD's Role in The Creator
    35:06 The Impact of AI on Film Production
    40:01 AMD's Collaboration with Pixar for Elemental
    48:12 The Role of AMD in Camera Technology
    52:46 James' Thoughts on Approaching  AI
    53:45 Outro

    • 54 min
    Strada: Creating a Road to an AI Powered Media Workflow

    Strada: Creating a Road to an AI Powered Media Workflow

    In this wide-ranging conversation with Michael Cioni, CEO of Strada, we talk about the future of media workflows, how AI will help us work faster, and why he decided to build his company in public.

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    Connect with Michael & Strada:
    Strada - https://strada.tech
    YouTube -  https://www.youtube.com/@Strada-Tech
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/strada.tech
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/strada-tech
    TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@strada.tech
    Michael @ Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelcioni/


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    📺 WATCH MORE VP LAND EPISODES

    Inside Coffeezilla's '$10,000,000' Virtual Production Studio
    https://youtu.be/FjAkmqJCbJY

    Imaginario: Using AI to speed up video search and editing
    https://youtu.be/4WOb5Y1Qcp0

    Fully Remote: Exploring PostHero's Blackmagic Cloud Editing Workflow
    https://youtu.be/L0S9sewH61E

    🎧 LISTEN IN YOUR FAVORITE PODCAST APP
    Apple Podcast: https://ntm.link/vs-apple
    Spotify: https://ntm.link/vs-spotify
    Overcast: https://ntm.link/vp-overcast

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    📝 SHOW NOTES

    Will we be filming less in a world with AI? A chat with Frame.io's Michael Cioni [NAB 2023]
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjM1HO3Xghg

    REDucation
    https://www.red.com/reducation

    Light Iron: A Panavision Company
    https://www.panavision.com/post-production

    HuggingFace
    https://huggingface.co

    Y Combinator
    https://www.ycombinator.com

    Remini
    https://remini.ai

    Evoto
    https://www.evoto.ai

    eMastered
    https://emastered.com

    RODE Mics
    https://rode.com/en/microphones

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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Introduction
    01:40 Gen AI vs. UtilityAI
    02:25 Overview of Strada
    03:15 Four Ts of Strada (Transfer, Transcode, Transcribe, Tanalyze) 
    08:50 Strada Stacks
    09:50 Private Beta Launch Event
    11:00 Consumer Technology vs. Professional Technology
    14:00 Advanced AI Search and Virtual Folders
    15:30 Bring-Your-Own Storage and Cloud Flexibility
    26:50 Indexing and Duplicate Assets
    28:55 Orchestration Layer and Timeline Visualization
    30:30 Transcibe and Tanalyze (Tag & Analyze)
    32:50 Unlimited Users and Pricing Flexibility
    38:00 Strada as a Marketplace for AI Models
    41:40 Integrating Strada with NLE
    45:35 Documenting Strada's Journey on YouTube
    53:15 Michael's Recommended AI Tools
    53:35 Remini AI
    54:40 Evoto
    56:15 eMastered
    57:15 Filling Skills Gap with AI
    01:00:00 Michael's Thoughts on AI (NAB vs. now)
    01:02:00 Limitations of Generative AI
    01:04:40 AI as a Utility in Real-Life Productions
    01:07:55 Potential of Mobile Filmmaking
    01:12:45 Why Apple's Camera Technology is Impressive
    01:19:20 Upcoming Launch and Roadmap 
    01:20:10 Outro  

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Inside Coffeezilla's '$10,000,000' Virtual Production Studio

    Inside Coffeezilla's '$10,000,000' Virtual Production Studio

    Investigative YouTuber Coffeezilla breaks down his 10 million dollar studio, revealing for the first time the tips and tricks behind the virtual production studio he built for the Coffeezilla Cinematic Universe.

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    Connect with Coffeezilla:

    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@Coffeezilla
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/coffeebreak_yt/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT

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    📺 MORE VP LAND PODCAST

    Imaginario: Using AI to speed up video search and editing
    https://youtu.be/4WOb5Y1Qcp0

    HIGH: Virtual Production on an Indie Film Budget
    https://youtu.be/DdMlx3YX7h8

    Fully Remote: Exploring PostHero's Blackmagic Cloud Editing Workflow
    https://youtu.be/L0S9sewH61E


    📝 SHOW NOTES

    Coffeezilla's Virtual Production Journey with Mo-Sys
    https://www.vp-land.com/p/coffeezilla-mo-sys

    3 ways to create a space that moves you by David Korins
    https://youtu.be/SU8JYKGekXo

    Aximmetry
    https://aximmetry.com

    Arri Alexa
    https://www.arri.com

    Previs Pro
    https://www.previspro.com

    Mo-sys StarTracker
    https://www.mo-sys.com/product/camera-tracking/startracker

    Blender
    https://www.blender.org

    GhostFrame
    https://www.ghostframe.com

    Kino Flo MIMIK Lights
    https://kinoflo.com/mimik-120

    Aputure
    https://www.aputure.com

    Sony FX3
    https://electronics.sony.com/imaging/cinema-line-cameras/all-cinema-line-cameras/p/ilmefx3

    Sony FX9
    https://pro.sony/ue_US/products/handheld-camcorders/pxw-fx9

    Sidus Link
    https://www.sidus.link

    Copilot
    https://www.youtube.com/c/copilotco

    Fearless Productions
    https://www.youtube.com/@fearlessproductionstv

    Linus Tech Tips
    https://www.youtube.com/user/linustechtips

    Mandalorian BTS
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUnxzVOs3rk

    MrBeast
    https://www.youtube.com/@MrBeast

    MKBHD
    https://www.youtube.com/@mkbhd

    Colin and Samir (MKBHD Studio Tour)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jz_qFyTrS8w

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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Introduction
    02:00 The 10 Million Dollar Studio
    07:15 Virtual Production
    09:16 Green Screen
    12:15 Creating Maxwell, the Bartender Robot
    13:40 Moodboarding
    19:20 Set pieces and props
    22:30 Workflow and tools
    23:25 Previz
    25:00 Mo-Sys
    26:30 Blender
    26:55 Aximmetry 
    33:50 Mo-Sys StarTracker
    40:15 LED Panels vs Green Screen
    42:20 GhostFrame and MIMIK
    43:15 Noir Lighting
    44:10 Coffee Steam
    46:00 Production Timeline
    47:05 AI Tools
    49:50 Cameras & Tech
    54:45 Video Editing
    55:38 Advice for New YouTubers
    57:35 Outro

    • 58 min
    Imaginario: Using AI to speed up video search and editing

    Imaginario: Using AI to speed up video search and editing

    In this episode, we talk with Imaginario AI co-founder and CEO Jose Puga on how AI is going to help us search, transform, and create videos faster and cheaper.

    We cover:
    ‣ How Imaginario uses AI to search through videos based on context instead of tags and keywords
    ‣ The importance of content repurposing and customization
    ‣ What roles need to level up to stay ahead of AI
    ‣ Predictions on AI and the role of creatives in 2024

    And a whole lot more!

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    Connect with Jose @ Imaginario AI:

    Imaginario AI - https://www.imaginario.ai
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@imaginario2030
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/imaginarioai
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/imaginario.ai
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/Imaginario2030
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/imaginario-ai/
    Jose @ LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jose-m-puga-a397922b

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    📺 MORE VIDEOS

    Final Pixel: How this virtual production studio lives up to its name
    https://youtu.be/t0M0WVPv8w4

    HIGH: Virtual Production on an Indie Film Budget
    https://youtu.be/DdMlx3YX7h8

    Fully Remote: Exploring PostHero's Blackmagic Cloud Editing Workflow
    https://youtu.be/L0S9sewH61E

    📝 SHOW NOTES

    Midjourney
    https://www.midjourney.com

    Runway ML
    https://runwayml.com

    Pika
    https://pika.art

    ElevenLabs
    https://ntm.link/elevenlabs

    Descript
    https://ntm.link/descript

    Synthesia
    https://www.synthesia.io

    Respeecher
    https://www.respeecher.com

    Zapier
    https://zapier.com

    Apple Vision Pro
    https://www.apple.com/apple-vision-pro

    Magic Leap
    https://www.magicleap.com

    Grand Theft Auto
    https://www.rockstargames.com/gta-v

    Fortnite
    https://www.fortnite.com

    Imaginario.ai Brings Artificial Intelligence to Video Editing
    https://lift.comcast.com/2022/09/22/imaginario-ai-brings-artificial-intelligence-to-video-editing

    How is AI disrupting content marketing and how can this help you
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-ai-disrupting-content-marketing-can-help-you-jose-m-puga


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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Intro and Overview of Imaginario
    02:48 Multimodal AI and Contextual Understanding
    03:45 Data Storage and Hosting Options
    04:30 Content Repurposing and Enriching Metadata
    07:00 Use Cases for Raw Footage and Completed Media
    08:30 Training AI Models for Specific Use Cases
    10:01 The Vision for Imaginario and AI-Powered Creativity
    13:05 AI Agents in Video Creation
    15:13 The Impact of AI Tools on Creatives
    29:19 The Future of Metaverse and AR
    38:40 The Dominance of Netflix and the Importance of Social Media
    40:18 AI Tools for Content Creation
    42:54 2024 Projections

    • 46 min
    VIVE Mars & ARwall: Making Virtual Production Accessible

    VIVE Mars & ARwall: Making Virtual Production Accessible

    In this episode, we talk with Raymond Mosco (VIVE Mars) and Rene Amador (ARwall) about these 2 tools we discovered that make virtual production intuitive, affordable, and accessible.

    📧 Be sure to subscribe to the free VP Land newsletter to get the latest news and BTS insights 2-3x a week: https://ntm.link/vp_land


    Connect with Raymond Mosco @ VIVE Mars
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@vivemarscamtrack1612
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/vivemars
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/VIVEMARSVP
    X/Twitter -  https://twitter.com/htcvive
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/vivemars/
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mosco/

    Connect with Rene Amador @ ARwall
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/arwallco/
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@ARwall
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/arwallco
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/arwallco
    X/Twitter -  https://twitter.com/arwallco
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/arwallco
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/rlamador


    📝 SHOW NOTES

    How VIVE Mars CamTrack is Making Virtual Production Setups Easier
    https://newterritory.media/how-vive-mars-camtrack-is-making-virtual-reality-setups-easier/

    Virtual Production Made Easy – ARwall’s New StudioBox
    https://newterritory.media/get-studio-grade-professional-results-with-arwalls-arfx-studiobox-a-complete-virtual-production-studio-in-a-box/

    VIVE Mars CamTrack / VIVE Mars FIZTrack
    https://mars.vive.com

    ARwall
    https://arwall.co

    ARFX StudioBox
    https://arwall.co


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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Intro
    01:05 VIVE Mars CamTrack @ NAB 2023
    02:20 How VIVE CamTrack works
    03:15 Timecode and Genlock support
    05:30 Virtual production expertise needed
    08:05 ARwall @ NAB 2023
    10:42 ARFX Pro Unreal plugin
    12:50 ARFX Lens
    16:10 Price breakdown

    • 17 min
    HIGH: Virtual Production on an Indie Film Budget

    HIGH: Virtual Production on an Indie Film Budget

    In this episode, we talk with filmmakers Jonathan Mason and Tisha Robinson-Daly about their journey into virtual production and the challenges they faced in filming the teaser for HIGH - an indie film that explores the world of tower climbers.

    We cover:
    ‣ How indie films can use virtual production
    ‣ Mistakes and challenges in working with VP for the first time
    ‣ How to maximize time and budget with your Virtual Art Department

    And a whole lot more

    📧 Be sure to subscribe to the free VP Land newsletter to get the latest news and BTS insights 2-3x a week: https://ntm.link/vp_land


    Connect with Tisha and Jonathan @ HIGH - The Film:

    HIGH - The Film - https://www.highthefilm.com
    HIGH - The Movement - https://highthemovement.com
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/@Highthefilm
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/highthemovementandfilm
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/thefilmhigh
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/highthefilm
    Jonathan @ LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-mason-37888217
    Tisha @ LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tisharobinsondaly 


    📝 SHOW NOTES

    HIGH - The Film
    https://www.highthefilm.com

    HIGH - The Movement
    https://highthemovement.com

    Reaching the Peak: Exploring Virtual Production on an Independent Budget 
    https://filmmakermagazine.com/121951-virtual-production-high-tisha-robinson-daly-jonathan-mason/

    "HIGH" indie film marks another successful proof-of-concept for disguise-powered VP
    https://www.disguise.one/en/insights/news/high-indie-film-marks-another-successful-proof-of-concept-for-disguise-powered-virtual-production/

    HIGH Proof-of-Concept Teaser
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FH4eI0SJFM

    BTS: How to use VP on an Indie film budget
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyvHP_6UtuA

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    ⏱ CHAPTERS

    00:00 Introduction and Background
    02:16 HIGH - The Movement
    08:45 Discovering Virtual Production
    09:15 Tribeca Unreal Engine Program
    10:45 Advocacy for Tower Climbers
    12:45 Exploring Virtual Production
    15:35 Budget and Practical Challenges in Virtual Production
    17:59 The Previs Process
    22:50 Changing the Proof of Concept
    27:50 The Production Process
    32:40 Creating a World with Virtual Art Department
    35:50 Cutting Shots and Adding Last-Minute Shots
    38:48 Discovering New Shots and Happy Accidents
    40:35 Lighting Techniques and Capturing Height and Perspective
    46:00 Mistakes and Lessons Learned in Virtual Production
    51:05 Maximizing Time and Money in Virtual Production
    56:00 Virtual Production in Film Schools
    59:00 What's next for HIGH?

    • 1 hr 1 min

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