Entries by MPS

The best ‘making of’ video – Found ‘Microsoft Surface’

There have been a few good ‘making of’ films shot at Mount Pleasant Studios, but a recent one made by Sandra Ciampone for Found Studio is in a different league. Apart from anything else, they don’t often feature tracking shots! Now, here’s a link to the finished commercial, an intense film for Microsoft to launch their next generation ‘Surface’ tablet, shot […]

A couple of film shoot-related time wasting websites

Facebook is the cause of a lot of time wasting, but it occasionally turns up some film shoot gems, so thanks to director Mark Jenkinson for bringing http://shittyrigs.com to my attention. A brilliant selection of jerry-rigged, occasionally amateurish and sometimes downright dangerous rigs, or perhaps more accurately ‘rigs’. BlackMagic Cinema Camera I appreciate that the BlackMagic […]

Our New Studio Website Launches

Our first blog post can only be about our new film and TV studio website. It’s been in the works, courtesy of http://webdesignn4.com for a couple of months and we’re very happy with it. The old one did a sterling job, but it was getting a bit dated, having past its eighth birthday with no […]