Film & TV News Blog

Our blog on all the latest film and TV news from Mount Pleasant Studio in central London covering everything from broadcast and commercials to cameras and post-production…

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Motion Control 2016: Love of the 'Dark Arts'

It all sounds very mystical, appears like an expression from…

The Celluloid Sleeping Beauty

By Mark Dunn There’s a large cupboard in our studio full…

NSC Creative's Motion Control Green Screen VFX Project

NSC Creative, based at the National Space Centre in Leicester,…

Another great 'making of' video - motion control, green screen and lots of VFX.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JSlTltZdNc&feature=youtu.be We…

More pixels or better pixels? 4K TVs are taking over, but do we want to produce the content?

By Richard Lewisohn Last week I attended a seminar in the…

A roundup of the best filmmaking blogs

By Richard Lewisohn There was a time when to learn about filmmaking,…

The results are in – 'Search' in the world of film and TV production

By Richard Lewisohn Three weeks ago I created a survey to…

Looking into infinity

by Mark Dunn, Studio Manager What’s an infinity cove? For…

Why Google is worth $387bn – searching for a film studio in the 21st century

By Richard Lewisohn When I was a young production assistant,…

Jobs on set - Mickey Richards, Video Playback Operator

An occasional series highlighting crew members who have have…